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First Trimester Isolation

One of the most beautiful times of many women’s lives has turned out to be the most isolating time in mine. The first trimester of pregnancy. Pregnancy is supposed to be lovely and glowing and all things good, and it is lovely and glowing and all things good…but just not at first. At least not […]

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{SOLD OUT} Sending Love Mini Sessions with Slow Road Photography

{SOLD OUT} Sending Love Mini Sessions with Slow Road Photography and Leah Ragain Design! Twin Cities Moms Blog is thrilled to announce that we are partnering with Slow Road Photography and Leah Ragain Design to offer Valentine's Day boutique mini sessions including a full set of locally-designed Valentines sent straight to your door! Slow Road Photography is our [...]
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A Twin Cities Mom’s Guide to January 2018

There’s always something to do in the Twin Cities, and the winter months are no different! We've worked to help you keep your sanity by bringing these activities all together in one easy guide. In 2018, we’re bringing back our monthly event guides so you don’t miss a thing! We’ll update with new additions as they come. [...]
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Postpartum Hair Loss & Bed Sweats

What in the… You guys. This is no joke. There are so many things. So many things you get told about what to expect for your postpartum recovery. The depression, baby blues, constipation, hemorrhoids, sore nipples, hormonal shifts…you name it.  {Photo credit: K Solberg} And while all those things are totally true, what someone failed […]

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2nd Annual Donuts with Santa Event Recap

We loved closing out this year’s TCMB’s events with one that truly brings so much joy to so many families – our Donuts with Santa events, sponsored by Metropolitan Pediatric Dental Associates and The Urgency Room. Our team was happy to increase total capacity this year by expanding to two different dates and locations. We loved getting […]

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Feel Better, Do Better: A Health and Wellness Pep-Talk for Moms {Part 3}

We are back for the third post in our ongoing series with our partners at Harrington & Associates Plastic Surgery! Dr. Jennifer Harrington is here to discuss topics surrounding women’s health and wellness. Real talk, ya’ll. As moms, we all know that after giving birth to our children, certain parts of our bodies are just […]

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What I Learned When My Kid Had Surgery

When a suspicious lump started growing on my daughter’s eyelid, we immediately consulted Dr. Google.  In our professional expertise, we diagnosed her with “probably just a stye or something” and treated it like the internet told us to: with hot packs and gentle eyelid cleaning.  Months later, it had only gotten bigger.  And let me […]

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Strong, Not Skinny

As moms, we understand the importance of self-care, and we are here to help busy moms like you find time to prioritize your wellness. Our hope is that you feel encouraged and equipped to value and prioritize nutrition, self-care, fitness and a healthy body image through these personal stories from experts in the fitness industry […]

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When You Don’t Have a Christmas Tree

“What are you doing for Chanukah this year?”   I kind of hate this question, if only because I never have a good answer. “Lighting some candles and being forced to listen to Adam Sandler again,” doesn’t really have the same ring to it as “bounding down the stairs wearing matching Christmas pajamas and eating cinnamon […]

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