Book Review: Martinis & Motherhood Tales of Wonder, Woe & WTF?! Edited by Shannon Day and Tara Wilson

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MARTINIS & MOTHERHOOD TALES OF WONDER, WOE & WTF?! Edited by Shannon Day & Tara Wilson Martinis & Motherhood Tales of Wonder, Woe & WTF?!  published by Tipsy Squirrel Press and edited by Shannon Day and Tara Wilson is the newest addition to the world of parenting anthologies. This book is filled with 37 stories that […]

Project CALLS helps Maine hemophilia families overcome obstacles to care

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10 Signs your babysitter is a DUD

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What to do when your friend suffers a miscarriage

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There are few greater joys in the world than seeing two small lines appearing on a stick. The news that there is life sprouting in a womb, especially your best friend’s womb, is marvelous and life changing. Visions of layettes and heirloom names start dotting conversations. Hopes and dreams for the future are uttered with […]

Book Review: Order of Seven By Beth Teliho

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Order of Seven by Beth Teliho is a dazzling and thrilling story of mystery and self discovery as told through the female protagonist, Devi Bennett, a teen with fascinating supernatural powers. With the help of her brother Nodin and friends, the teens work together to peel back the layers of a good old fashioned mystery to discover […]

I’m not ready for kindergarten

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What are you spending for back to school shopping?

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My son is entering kindergarten in less than two weeks. *dramatic pause* While we keep him clothed and shoed (shoed?) with fairly nice threads already, my husband and I decided that our kid should have school clothes that stay clean and separate from his let’s-run-through-mud-and-catch-frogs clothes. So, like any reasonable person I made a list and went shopping at a […]

Back to School Tip: Getting rid of head lice

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