Author Archive | Paige Pacini

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Breastpumping Tips for the Stressed-Out Moms, Preemie Moms, and Exclusive Pumpers

We’re continuing our celebration of World Breastfeeding Week 2019 The theme for this year is “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding.” Thanks to Lovelace Health System for sponsoring this World Breastfeeding Week Editorial Series.  If you are breastpumping due to an unforeseen challenge with your bundle of joy and you are really, really stressed out, this post is for you. Problems […]

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Answering touch questions from kids by Albuquerque Moms Blog

Answering Tough Questions from Your Children

My 5-year-old is very inquisitive. He asks a million questions a day. I love his curious attitude towards the world, but it has led to some tough questions. Sometimes, he will ask me a question that makes me cringe, a question I don’t really want to answer. “Mom, are there ‘bad guys’ in real life?” […]

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Why Kids Behave Worst for Their Moms from Albuquerque Moms Blog

Why Kids Behave Worst for Their Moms

Out to Dinner My husband and I joke that I should never go out to dinner with the family. When I go, the kids behave terribly. My husband frequently takes our three sons (ages 6, 4, and 1.5) out to a sit-down restaurant by himself. When he gets home, he always reports that the kids behaved […]

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Managing Mom Guilt :: Do I Enjoy My Kids Enough?

Young moms are offered a great deal of advice. None is offered more commonly than the following pieces of parenting wisdom: “Cherish these moments!” “It goes by so fast!” “You’re going to miss this so much!” It’s good advice. It’s well meaning, and it’s true. At times, these comments have reminded me to slow down, […]

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