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Early childhood friendships can be sweet and endearing, but young children are still working out a lot of social and emotional issues that need guidance. It's so nice to 'drop' our kids in the park and hope for the...
Just the other day, while I was perusing social media, a friend who is becoming a new mom in the next few weeks asked for advice on items to take to the hospital that no one may have told...
Before I launch into this, I want to say that I think both camps- the Working Mom camp and the Stay-at-Home Mom camp- get defensive because we love our kids, and there is nothing more outrageous than someone suggesting...
As a mother of a teenage girl, I have learned a lot about patience, understanding, and self-control. I am living the nightmare of middle school, AGAIN. It sucked the first time, but this time is even worse because all...
Shopping with a toddler is no easy task. Especially not now while largely pregnant. But, I do it. And I do it probably way too often if you ask my husband. Our favorite shopping spot? TARGET. It's like a mini vacation....
The hardest part of parenting is the other parents, myself included. But there are certain principals I live by when it comes to parenting my child that I'm not apologizing for: I Won't Talk About My Child in Front of...
Potty training.  We've all been through it ourselves and once we have children of our own we get to experience the side of it that our parents so kindly navigated when we were the little ones.  Potty training can...
Don't worry dear readers – the idiot I'm referring to in the title of this post is me. I have such a knack for getting lost that it's gained me quite the reputation. In fact, my husband's former coworkers...
Okay, so whatever got you here, you feed your baby formula. Welcome to the club, we're glad to have you! While I know there are some negatives associated with formula feeding, there are some bonuses, too. When Charlie was taken...
"What are you going to name your baby?" This is a question I've asked many of my pregnant clients as they sit in my chair. A common answer is something like, "Oh, we aren't telling anyone until the baby is...
"Maybe nothing lasts forever, even when you stay together."  —Sheryl Crow, "My Favorite Mistake" Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are divorcing. I don't know them, of course; but, still, this news saddens me more than the average celebrity split. It's...
I have a critical nature—both of myself and others. I hate it, but it's true. It's one of those things God may be working out in me over the course of a lifetime. I've done enough personal work and...
We cannot create observers by saying 'observe', but by giving them the power and the means for this observation and these means are procured through education of the senses. ~ Maria Montessori I stared to write a piece on Montessori...
I took a Literacy class in undergrad: teaching reading seems pretty straightforward, but there's an entire science and a host of theories all intertwined with how we learn language. The course was super dry, and the professor was really strict....

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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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