Empty Nest Mom: Feathering Your Own Nest [Guest post]
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Empty Nest Mom: Feathering Your Own Nest [Guest post]

I have been asked “How do I do it?”, “Aren’t you sad?”, Don’t you miss her?” And the answer is “Of course”.  I remember that Saturday morning like it was yesterday. I woke up, looked at the clock. 8:00 AM. Jumped out of bed and dashed down the hall. “Get Up Get Up! We’ll be late. We have to go to the barn and get your horse loaded in the trailer.” Then I stopped in my tracks and looked at her room. It was empty. No horse show this weekend. My daughter was out of the house beginning the next…

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10 Possible Changes to your sex drive postpartum
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10 Possible Changes to your sex drive postpartum

Some women can have their sex drive return quickly postpartum. It's not always a case of a sexless marriage after baby. If it's the case for you though, be comforted: a lot of women experience changes to their postpartum sex drive. Sometimes even day to day or week to week. Here are ten changes you may experience in your sex drive postpartum: Sex is unlikely to be high in your list of priorities when you have a small break from the rigour that motherhood can be. Particularly in the earlier years. Rest and sleep are the two things you're most…

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How to Set Up Homeschooling Systems
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How to Set Up Homeschooling Systems

During these very different times, homeschooling has suddenly become less of an option and more of a necessity. While you may have all the materials and equipment you think you need to get and keep them going, you will need to have a system in place to ensure that each school day does not dissolve into chaos. There are ways to practically organise yourself and your set up at home for homeschooling. It’s especially useful if you’re doing this for the first time! This guide on how to set up homeschooling is provided by Laura. Video courtesy of speaker This…

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7 things you need to secure your family

A Will To you, this may go without saying but that isn’t the case for others. Some people know they need to make a will but they either can’t be bothered of never make the time to take the steps to set one up. It’s not enough to have an idea of what you want yours to say. You need to have it formally and legally created and witnessed.  Photo by Bret Kavanaugh on Unsplash Life insurance  Ask about these wherever you bank. This will ensure that, should your assets outweigh your liabilities when you’re no longer around, or your family need more…

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Work at home to stay at home mom: 5 Tips for Transitioning [Guest post]
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Work at home to stay at home mom: 5 Tips for Transitioning [Guest post]

My experience as a stay at home mom is a little different. Most of my professional career I have worked remotely from the comfort of my own home! Work at home mom life For over 10 years, I had a rewarding career working as a manager in Field Marketing and Experiential Events. All of that changed when I had children. I used to travel pretty extensively for work and kept very long hours which wasn't exactly conducive to motherhood but I loved my position and I loved working. I found tremendous satisfaction in crushing my work goals and worked throughout…

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