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4 Tips to Keep Date Night Alive, Without Leaving the House | Duluth Moms Blog

4 Tips to Keep Date Night Alive, Without Leaving the House

I know that making time for my husband and our relationship is important. Before we had kids, date nights were more frequent and simpler to plan. But now, we really don’t get out much. It is so easy to come up with reasons not to make date night a priority. Money, childcare, time, planning ahead, […]

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Parking Lot Shame | Duluth Moms Blog

Parking Lot Shame

Shame, for me, shows up in the least expected places, when I’m paying little attention. I was picking up a cake for my son, Ian’s, birthday party. I’d looked over my to-do list and was checking everything off, relieved that all the errands had been completed. I’d dealt with busy stores and Sunday afternoon traffic, […]

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Join Our Team {Open Call for Duluth Moms Blog Contributors}

The Duluth Blog Team is growing and we are currently looking for fresh, local voices who are passionate about our city and interested in sharing their stories! This is a volunteer position, but there are some really fun perks to make it all worthwhile.  If you want to join this exciting movement of moms in [...]
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Why Is It So Hard to Make Friends as an Adult? | Duluth Moms Blog

Why Is It So Hard to Make Friends as an Adult?

People say that “breaking up is hard to do”, but what’s really hard is making friends as an adult! I’m not sure about you, but I love making new friends and meeting new people, but when I moved to the Duluth area this past May, I found myself feeling much like a dog behind some [...]
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My 2018 Mom Resolutions | Duluth Moms Blog

My 2018 Mom Resolutions

It’s that time again! This year I’m committing to making five small changes instead of one resolution. The more I think about resolutions the more I realize that it’s the little things that matter most. If I can make small changes day by day, the payoff will be bigger in the end! The happier I […]

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New Years Resolution: Menu Planning | Duluth Moms Blog

New Years Resolution: Menu Planning

Studies show that kids who cook with their parents, who actively help create the meal, are more likely to eat it and eat healthier. This is especially beneficial if you have a picky eater. Before we go any further, let’s just acknowledge that ALL kids are some sort of picky eater. And it’s not actually […]

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Dashing through the holidays with Maurices: Practical Gifts for Moms | Duluth Moms Blog

Dashing through the Holidays with Maurices: Practical Gifts for Mom

We sent our writer Anna into Maurices to shop for some practical outfits for her Holiday traditions. While this post is sponsored, our opinions are 100% our own!I remember being a kid and loving every waking minute of the Christmas season. It was jam packed full of wonder and togetherness and my heart could hardly […]

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You're Doing a Good Job Mama | Duluth Moms Blog

You’re Doing a Good Job Mama

There are times I think I’m doing everything wrong as mother. It usually goes something like this: My kids eat too much pizza. They don’t hang out with friends enough. They don’t wear “cool enough” clothes. They aren’t involved in enough extracurricular activities . Or, I yell too much, and I don’t spend enough one-on-one […]

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