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Birth Aware: A Corridor Birth Alliance Event {Sponsored Post}

Are you expecting? Do you have a new little one? Are you new to the Cedar Rapids area? We are so excited to share with you an event for new or expecting parents and families to learn more about resources and options in the Cedar Rapids area! Our partner, The Corridor Birth Alliance, is having their […]

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Sleep Deprivation is Real, People

I contemplated taking my most recent sleep deprived embarrassing story to the grave, but decided to own it.  Lack of sleep often leads to a navy seal-like ability to work through extreme circumstances, such as keeping your kids miraculously alive while you forget to do basic things like put a shirt on over your bra, […]

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Happy Mother’s Day to a First-time Mom

The hardest part about being a transplant is experiencing significant life events as a distant spectator. Even if you live where you grew up it’s probable that someone you care about is far away. Most of the time the distance is bearable, especially because social media has bridged the gap. We have access to all […]

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{Sponsored Post} Celebrate Your Birthday with the Kernels!

Here at CRMB, we are so excited to announce an ongoing partnership with the Cedar Rapids Kernels! Stay tuned all summer for more posts about their upcoming events and super fun activities for you and your families to enjoy! Celebrate your Birthday With the Kernels! Baseball and birthdays go hand in hand, and the Kernels […]

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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo: {Before & After the Kids are in Bed}

Hola, mamas! Happy Cinco de Mayo on this fine 5th of May! Two main reasons why I’m super excited about this holiday: 1. I’ve studied, tutored and translated Spanish for years and love everything about it {including this Mexican celebration that Mexico doesn’t even celebrate as much as we do. Ha!} 2. I will find […]

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