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5 Ways to Love Your Toddler

Toddlers are notorious for tantrums and meltdowns. They are skillful ninjas that have mastered the dodge-and-run tactic. They are professionals at saying, “NO.” They are choosey with whom they share their love and affection. Loving a toddler is not all hugs and kisses, especially if the hugs and kisses aren’t from mommy. As much as […]

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The Sex Talk :: Need I Say More?

Someone recently asked me to write about having the sex talk with my kids. I said, “Absolutely not!” I am not discussing sex with my seven-year-olds or my three-year-old. In my personal opinion, they are not socially mature enough to handle “the sex talk” without broadcasting their newfound vocabulary at inappropriate times and places (like […]

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Children's Self Image Albuquerque Moms Blog

Our Children’s Self-Image

“Momma, can I have some lipstick?” This is the question I hear about 30 times a week.  How do I answer?  I mean really, how should I answer?  The way I answer will shape their self image. I have two girls and boy, and on a daily basis I struggle with their self images.  I, personally, […]

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