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Becoming A Mother Transformed Me… Into My Mother

Becoming A Mother Transformed Me... Into My Mother: After I became a mother, I transformed. What did I transform into? My very own mother! Which is not a bad thing. It's actually the best thing that has ever happened to me. What does that mean?  It basically means that I am much more caring now.… Continue reading Becoming A Mother Transformed Me… Into My Mother

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Presence Not Presents | 3 Reasons Why Presence Is Important

Presence Not Presents | 3 Reasons Why Presence Is Important: Scrolling down my Facebook newsfeed, I read a quote that said... Presence not presents. That quote has inspired me to write this post. That quote is completely true, especially when it comes to children. So I've decided to come up with 3 top reasons why… Continue reading Presence Not Presents | 3 Reasons Why Presence Is Important

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The Melanin Gawddess | MerMuu Giveaway For Expecting or New Parents (U.S. ONLY)

We are thrilled to announce that we are hosting our very first sponsored giveaway! YAY! Here are some important details about the giveaway: This giveaway is sponsored by our friends at Hello More Store, and is hosted by us. The giveaway prize will be one MerMuu in color "apple of my eye" for expecting or new… Continue reading The Melanin Gawddess | MerMuu Giveaway For Expecting or New Parents (U.S. ONLY)

PARENTING, Skin Care, Uncategorized

Mother’s Select: Advanced Stretch Mark & Cellulite Complex|Product Review (Part 1)

Mother's Select: Advanced Stretch Mark & Cellulite Complex|Product Review:   I received my complimentary Mother's Select: Advanced Stretch Mark & Cellulite Complex in the mail about one and a half weeks ago. I'm going to be testing this product out for 1 month and I'm taking you guys on this journey with me. I have… Continue reading Mother’s Select: Advanced Stretch Mark & Cellulite Complex|Product Review (Part 1)

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Baby Kraze Feeding Set | Product Review

Baby Kraze Feeding Set Product Review:   (Disclosure: I have received this product complimentary. However, all opinions stated below are my own honest opinions.)   Recently, about three or four days ago I received my Baby Kraze Feeding Set in the mail. As soon as I opened it my daughter went completely nuts. If you're… Continue reading Baby Kraze Feeding Set | Product Review

PARENTING, PROMOTE POSITIVITY

4 Easy Ways to Practice Self-Care for Moms | Mental Health

Self-care is key! Let's be real, being a mom is difficult at times and it will make you want to pull your hair out. As overwhelming as being a mom could get, you must remain focused. Sure, those little people have to be cared for and they require a ton of attention, but so do… Continue reading 4 Easy Ways to Practice Self-Care for Moms | Mental Health

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How To Clean and Organize Messy Baby Toys |(Guest blogger submission |Written by Alex Farley)

How To Clean and Organize Messy Baby Toys (Guest blogger submission |Written by Alex Farley) Toys. However you try to get rid of them, you won’t be able to, at least not until your kid is not old enough to decide he/she doesn’t like them anymore. However, if you’re a young mommy, you’ll have to wait… Continue reading How To Clean and Organize Messy Baby Toys |(Guest blogger submission |Written by Alex Farley)

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6 Things You Should Do When Your Baby Has Eczema:

Eczema is NO fun! It is already uncomfortable for adults so you could only imagine how uncomfortable it will make your little one. (Believe me, I know because my daughter has had eczema since she was about one week old. First it started with baby eczema on her face then once she turned one month… Continue reading 6 Things You Should Do When Your Baby Has Eczema:

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What’s In My Diaper Bag? | The Top 10 Baby Items You Should Have In Your Diaper Bag:

What’s in my diaper bag? (Disclosure: The Melanin Gawddess is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.) Listed below are my top 10 baby products and items I have inside of my diaper bag… Continue reading What’s In My Diaper Bag? | The Top 10 Baby Items You Should Have In Your Diaper Bag:

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Mental and Financial Preparation | Before Becoming A Parent You Should…

Almost everyone is having kids. It's such a joyful moment! Now that you've finally decided that you would like to have kids, you need to start getting your life together. Having said that....   Here's a list of things you should do mentally and financially before you decide to have kids: #1 (Mental Preparation) Understand there's… Continue reading Mental and Financial Preparation | Before Becoming A Parent You Should…