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Author Archive | Maria Mercieca

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If I Could Turn Back Time: 5 Reasons to Love “Falling Back”

Well, it’s that time of year again when my Facebook feed gets flooded with parents cursing the evils of Daylight Saving. Whether we’re jumping ahead an hour in the spring or “falling back,” moms and dads seem to consider this arbitrary time change the nemesis of parenting, blaming all tantrums on the switching of a […]

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Top Five Reasons I’m a Terrible Parent According to Facebook

My first-time-preggo friend recently asked me, “What was the biggest surprise you got when you became a mom?” It’s a loaded question. There are so many possible responses, but one answer instantly came to the forefront of my mind: I had no idea how important my children’s upbringing would be to everyone else around me, […]

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You Know You’re a Vermont Toddler Mama If…

Are you a mom? Do you have babies or toddlers? Do you live in Vermont, especially in the Chittenden County area? Then, chances are that you can relate to one or all of these statements. You know you’re a Vermont toddler mama if… Your kids’ first words are mama, dada, Ben, and Jerry. You’ve found […]

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