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It’s Okay to Ask for Help

When is it okay to ask for help? Always. Just as I was “about to pop” my mom offered to come help me. I puffed out my chest and told her I didn’t want to “farm out” the caring of my daughter. (The audacity!) Then, after a grueling labor and a plummeting of hormones and energy […]

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My pump of choice: the Medela Pump-in-Style double-electric

Get a new breast pump…for free!

If you’re a mom, and chances are you wouldn’t be reading this otherwise, then you’ve probably heard by now that the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) has a provision to cover breast pumps for new mothers.  That is one gigantic high-five for breastfeeding women all over the country, considering how important it is for some […]

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Austin Moms Blog | What Never to Say to a Working Mom

8 Things to NEVER Say to a Working Mom

Alright alright, so my counterpart wrote about the Top 8 Things You should NEVER say to a stay at home mom, so it was only FAIR for me to come back with things you shouldn’t say to a working mom. Funny thing is that I’m guilty of saying several of Allison’s Top 8 things to […]

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