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101 Things About Me – What is Michelle Like?

101 Things About Me – What is Michelle Like?

What is Michelle like? Here are 101 things about me (oooff, I feel like a narcissist!)

How I am explaining divorce to my kid

How I am explaining divorce to my kid

My marriage is not in jeopardy, but I need to explain grandparent divorce to my kids. Where’s the children’s section on grandparent divorce in the local library?

How This Old Married Couple Celebrates Valentine’s Day

How This Old Married Couple Celebrates Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is coming, but I am an old married couple who celebrates the same way every year.

Car Seat lingo – I have “three across,” and here are the car seats I use

Car Seat lingo – I have “three across,” and here are the car seats I use

I have three across, this is shorthand cool car seat lingo (for moms in the know). This means I have three kiddos in car seats all in one row. My biceps are buff from lifting one of my nuggets into the middle seat all the time.

How I explained death to my 4 year old

How I explained death to my 4 year old

I recently had to explain death to my 4 year old. We lost a dear friend, then my best friend lost her baby during pregnancy. There was a lot of sadness, but I didn’t want to ignore the topic and make it scary or taboo for my daughter. Death is a part of life, but it’s not easy.

What it’s like to be on TV.  I was on TV!  WHAT the WHAT?!

What it’s like to be on TV. I was on TV! WHAT the WHAT?!

I was invited to be a guest on TV. Crazy-pants! It was a super experience, this is what it was like.

5 Truths You Should Know After Having a Baby

5 Truths You Should Know After Having a Baby

Are you thinking about having another baby? How old is your last baby? I’m asking with good reason because there are health risks to having babies too close together.

New Year, New Resolutions – blogged on Northeast Ohio parent

New Year, New Resolutions – blogged on Northeast Ohio parent

It’s that time again… time to make new resolutions for the new year!

This is what happened when my best friend lost her baby during her pregnancy

This is what happened when my best friend lost her baby during her pregnancy

My best friend was pregnant, and now she’s not. It’s one of the most tragic losses to experience after trying for years to hear you are pregnant.

Ways I’m a Bad Mom – Disney Edition

Ways I’m a Bad Mom – Disney Edition

I don’t know what it means to be a “good mom” while vacationing in Disney, but I think I know how to be a “bad mom” in Disney.