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Warning: These articles are part of our "Edge" series and may not appeal to those without a sense of humor or those who are completely opposed to any and all swear words.

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The Life-Changing Magic of Leaving My Stuff Alone

You may remember back in 2014 when Marie “KonMari” Kondo took the world (or at least the US) by storm with her book The...
Kristen Bell: The Woman We All Want To Be Mommy Friends With

Kristen Bell: The Woman We All Want To Be Mommy Friends With

Kristen Bell is the woman we all want to be mom friends with. She’s a famous actress, playing roles such as Eleanor in The...
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10 Hopes I Have For My Kids In Today’s World

As a new year begins, I can’t help but reflect on my precious kids and how terrified I am that I’ll screw them up....
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If Moms Were In Charge Of Everything

This is nowhere near a political post. Think of it more like satire. But I can’t help wondering how much better off the world...
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Children’s Holiday Performance Etiquette for Adults

The holidays are one of the cutest times of the year. Why you ask? Because it is prime school concert and pageant season. All...
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Real Talk: I Don’t Like Playing With My Kids

I don’t like playing with my kids. There, I said it. I just don’t. At ages two and four, my kids have WAY more energy than...
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The Well-Meaning, “But You Make Such Cute Kids!” Comment

I’m done having kids. I’ve got two: a girl and a boy. One of each so I can stop! But I live in Utah...
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Veterans Day VS Memorial Day And How Your Family Can Show Your Gratitude

Veterans Day is coming up on November 11th and after seeing too many Facebook posts mixing up this day with Memorial Day (May 28th),...
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Babies and Teenagers: Trick or Treating Is For YOU, Too!

Yesterday was Halloween and I loved seeing all the costumed kids come to my door for the processed sugar yumminess I was handing out....
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I Fasted From Social Media And This is What I Learned About my Parenting

I’ve been feeling like I’m too dependent on my phone, specifically social media, lately and I was wondering how it was affecting my parenting....
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The Postpartum Realization That Brought Me To My Knees

Two days after giving birth to my first child, we went home together. Three days after giving birth, the realization hit me that she...
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You’ve GOT to STOP Saying These Comments To Frazzled Moms

If you see a mom struggling in the store with a screaming baby, a toddler throwing a tantrum, or maybe she just looks like...