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TMD Details: Full Disclosure

TMD Details: Full Disclosure

The TMD Retreat was a 3 day weekend of bonding for 6 of the Mommy Dialogues writers. Alyssa, Kelli, Jessica, Geneva, Risa and Xza all got to meet for the first time! Unfortunately Misty was unable to attend, but we hope to meet her soon too! It was a pretty incredible experience that none of […]

Babywearing in Vintage

Babywearing in Vintage

The Mommy Dialogues retreat was one of the most memorable weekends of my life. I was finally able to meet five of the TMD writers and their beautiful babies. It was such an amazing weekend with perfect weather. Thirteen of us stayed at Cabinista Shortada (my 700 sq. ft. beach cottage) and we somehow made it work. We breastfed […]

8 Moms

8 Moms

I am often asked how to become a TMD writer. I’m asked if the application process is open and who can be part of the blog. I tell them that there are currently no vacant spots, but if they would like to be featured, they can submit their story for Mom Monday. Most of the […]

Organic Kidz Bottle {Review}

Organic Kidz Bottle {Review}

Harper is pretty much a EBF baby, so we don’t own a bunch of bottles. All the bottles I do own are glass though. Even if the packaging says “BPA free,” I have a hard time believing that there isn’t a small amount of chemicals being released into the product Plus I am not a […]

Cabinet Chalkboard Tutorial

Cabinet Chalkboard Tutorial

My new favorite thing is chalkboard paint. I LOVE it. I can turn any item or space into a writable surface. We do not have a very large kitchen at our house, & every surface has a purpose. I have been brainstorming a place for a large chalkboard in the kitchen for quite some time and then […]

26 hours on a train

26 hours on a train

With twins. Yeah, I have to admit, when my husband suggested Amtrak as a legitimate travel option for us and the twins (NM to MI) I thought he was a crazy man. But it really wasn’t that bad. We left our house and drove to Albuquerque in time for our 12:15 train to Chicago on […]

Recipe: No Bake Cookie Butter Cookies

Recipe: No Bake Cookie Butter Cookies

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It’s 100 degrees out and you don’t want to turn on your oven, but you want cookies with a fierceness. I’m always looking for new ways of using the ridiculously amazing Cookie Butter. If you have a favorite recipe, let me know so I can try it out. You can find Cookie Butter at Trader […]