Milky Chic Blog — Motherhood

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Rekindle that Spark with Your Significant Other this Valentine’s Day

Rekindle that Spark with Your Significant Other this Valentine’s Day

It doesn’t matter how much you vow to not let it happen, creating a family puts stress on your relationship. Roles change, life gets incredibly busy, and by the time it is quiet and you can settle down, you are too exhausted to do anything but sleep. Keep this routine for long and you will find that you are like two strangers raising common kids.  Don’t let this Valentine’s Day pass you by without taking the time to do something about this situation. Rekindle the spark with your significant other and you will find that all areas of your life...

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So, You’re a Mom Who Works at Home? Here’s 5 Easy Tips to Conquer it All

So, You’re a Mom Who Works at Home? Here’s 5 Easy Tips to Conquer it All

The idea of working from home captures the attention of moms everywhere. After all, it is the perfect opportunity to get paid and reap the benefits of being home with your kids, right?  Well, sure. But that doesn’t mean it comes without effort. Working from home in itself is challenging. Combine this with the need to fulfill mom duties and you’ve got yourself a unique – and sometimes trying – position.  Don’t worry, though. It is possible to do both successfully. In fact, you can conquer everything with these 5 tips.  Create a schedule. When working from home, the last...

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Pros and Cons of Being a Stay-at-Home Mom

Pros and Cons of Being a Stay-at-Home Mom

Sometimes we make choices in life on purpose. Other times, we make choices based on need or circumstance. It does not matter how you become a stay-at-home mom, there are great benefits to being with your child. Of course, that is not to say there are not struggles, too. And, oh goodness, are there ever struggles! In fact, life can get downright messy. There will be noise. There will be tantrums – from the kids and yourself. And, there will be very trying moments when you feel that it takes every ounce of remaining patience you have not to break...

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The Top 5 Best Pieces of Advice for New Moms

The Top 5 Best Pieces of Advice for New Moms

Being a mom for the first time is as exciting as it is scary. You have likely read books, joined mom groups on social media, and listened to countless stories from nearly every mom you know. Then that day arrives. This tiny little life is placed into your hands. Overwhelming joy and love flow out of your heart and you are ready to fill your new role: Mom. Before you find yourself shaking in your new kicks, it is time you take a deep breath and learn the five best pieces of advice for new moms. ONE: YOU ARE NOT...

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