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The world can be a scary place right now for many reasons. We are certainly at a point in history that will have its story told for generations to come. While there are a lot of well-spoken and deep...
Recently we returned from our first trip post quarantine. However, as the numbers continue to spike, a vacation may not be in your near future but it's important to remember that traveling will look very different when compared to...
Dear After-Hours Mom, I see you. It's finally getting dark outside, and the kids are in bed. Maybe you rocked your baby to sleep. Perhaps you left a happy kid in their room after some bedtime stories. Maybe your sweet...
"Mommy, when will people be done being sick?" This is the question my four-year-old daughter asks me at least once a day. The first time that she asked me, some time at the end of March, I cried. Call...
I once saw a tank top marketed specifically for women, and it said, “I’m into butt stuff,” and it made me laugh. It showed a woman with a barbell on her back and was referring to squats at the...
At my six-week postpartum visit, my healthcare provider asked me if my husband and I had had sex yet. A breathless pause. “No.” She asked about birth control methods, and I thought, “This. Me. I am birth control.” I mean, it...
Can we talk about parental regret?  WHAT IS IT? While unpopular to express regret, it is not an unpopular sentiment. Research consistently debunks the myth that babies have a bonding effect on marriage or that children bring happiness.   From Ann Landers asking...
I’m tired. I’m tired of being the maid. I’m tired of being the schedule manager. I’m tired of being the go-to parent. I’m tired of being a working parent. I’m tired of being the family cook. I’m tired of...
It has been almost one year since my marriage changed, and I would like to tell you for the better- but it hasn’t been. I have an exceptional talent for pushing people. I’m confrontational. If there’s a problem, I’d...
About a year ago I was perusing books on Amazon when I was struck by the book titled "Pure: Inside the Evangelical Movement that Shamed a Generation of Young Women and How I Broke Free" by Linda Kay Klein....
I don’t want to work anymore. That is a truth that has been difficult for me to acknowledge for many reasons, too many to process here right now. After the birth of my second child, I realized that I...
Stereotypes. The worst.  Even worse than a stereotype’s existence? When it reigns true. Why? Why? WHY...must the in-law stereotype be true? You know, the one that deems in-laws to be challenging, irritating, difficult, overbearing, and even oddballs? I’m a fan of breaking...
It took me over a year to get pregnant the first time. My second pregnancy ended up in a miscarriage, and my third pregnancy was conceived with the help of several ovulation kits. Getting pregnant was never something that...
Whether you are pro-choice, pro-life, or somewhere in between, almost everyone has an opinion on the controversial topic of abortion.  Abortion is a choice. But I’m not here to debate whether or not abortion is right or wrong; I’m just...

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Bloom: A Celebration of Motherhood

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We couldn’t be happier that Bloom, a celebration of all things motherhood is back at Indianapolis Moms for the fourth year in a row!...
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