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Building A Freezer Stash of Breastmilk

Building A Freezer Stash of Breastmilk While on Maternity Leave

When I went back to work, I had stashed about 300 ounces of breastmilk in my freezer.  Admittedly, that’s way more than the average mama needs… but I tend to be an overachiever. 😉  In all seriousness, I – like many moms – was building a freezer stash of breastmilk for a whole bunch of […]

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minimalist mama

The Quest to Be a Minimalist Mama

How, how does something so tiny need so much?! Nearly four months into motherhood and I’m still coming to grips with the four new pieces of “furniture” that adorn my living room and will for the foreseeable future – an ExerSaucer, a sit-me-up frog seat, a swing and a pack-n-play. Sure, she’ll grow out of […]

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Finding Workplace Balance

Finding Workplace Balance

Balance can be a tricky thing to master. Many people (including me) will argue it’s impossible to ever truly master. It means something different to all of us. Some days balance in my life means everyone gets to where they need to be on-time, we all eat three meals and I manage to avoid getting […]

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Ashley Fric

Meet Ashley Fric

Hey Austin Moms! I’m Ashley Fric, a checklist making, wine loving, Netflix binging, Austin mom and wife. When I am not chasing chasing around a wonderfully busy 3-year-old I am working to open our first family restaurant, Colleen’s Kitchen. Colleen’s Kitchen is inspired by the spirit of a favorite aunt who created joy in every moment […]

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Alana hatton

Meet Alana Hatton

Greetings, ladies! I’m thrilled to be among the new contributors to this awesome resource and excited for the opportunity to explore my writing skills in a more personal way, that as a new mama. My husband, Patrick, and I welcomed our first child on December 1 – a daughter we named Remy Lee. We didn’t […]

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