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Glass Half Full: Choosing Gratitude in Motherhood

The air is getting cooler, and Thanksgiving is around the corner. It’s easy to feel sentimental when surrounded by family and eating pumpkin pie, but how can we give thanks in the everyday moments of parenting? More specifically, how can we give thanks when motherhood is hard? Maybe it’s just a shift in how we […]

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Reason for Visit: Failure to Thrive

  When my son was diagnosed with failure to thrive, to me that just meant failure to mother. I was the person responsible for making sure my baby thrived, and I was failing. Even worse than failing: I was a failure. My son was born six weeks early and weighed 4 pounds and 1 ounce. […]

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Our Favorite Thanksgiving Books for Kids

Our Favorite Thanksgiving Books for Kids

We are a part of Amazon Associates. San Francisco Moms Blog and Mid-Peninsula Moms Blog joined together to bring you this list of our Favorite Thanksgiving Books for Kids!  Make memories reading these, and teach your kids the real meaning of Thanksgiving!  Enjoy these kid-tested and mom-approved books! Plus, we brought Amazon to you to make […]

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You Might Be a San Francisco Mom If . . .

Raising a family in San Francisco comes with special privileges and challenges. You might be a San Francisco mom if . . .  You buy milk at the corner store using Apple Pay. You pay your babysitter with Venmo. You’ve considered sending the preschool admissions director cookies to increase your child’s chances of acceptance. You’ve said […]

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