Ages + Stages

Some parenting advice to never forget — if you’re going through a tough stage, remember — it’s just a stage and it will pass! Under the ages + stages category, browse articles that relate to the phase of motherhood you’re in for advice, tips, and solidarity. Ages + stages has articles all moms can relate to.

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My sister and I are almost six years apart in age.  When I was starting kindergarten, she was beginning middle school.  She left for college when I was entering high school and for most of my teen years I...
I started blogging back in 2007, right before the birth of my first son. I had no clue what a blog even was until I saw a link in a friends' Facebook status to her blog. I remember reading...
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Food Wars

It's no question that raising kids is hard work. With my oldest being five, I've endured the pains of sleepless nights, potty training, tantrums, and the pacifier battle However, none of those come close to what has been the...
You know the scene: Cutest little 2-year-old you've ever seen transforms into a maniac, rolling on the floor, clenching fists, and sobbing in deep desperation and sorrow because she's just realized her cup holds milk instead of juice. Or...
There is no job on Earth that leads to as much guilt, second guessing, and craziness as does motherhood. I now think these things daily: "WHAT THE HECK AM I DOING?" "AM I MESSING THIS UP??" "I need some chocolate." Ok, well, I...
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Cloth Diapering 101

When I was pregnant with my first baby, cloth diapering her never crossed my mind. It also never crossed my mind while pregnant with my second and third babies. At that time I still thought cloth diapers were the...
For any new mom of two, it's so, so easy to stay within the confines of the house. Rounding up a toddler and a baby in an infant carrier to the car seems as energy draining as running a...

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