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Author Archive | mkresk

boy world

Oh Boy! A Journey to Boy World

When I was younger and imagined having a child, I only envisioned having a daughter. I’m the oldest of two girls, I once taught at an all-girls’ school, I was a Girl Scout leader and coached Girls On The Run. When I was pregnant, my husband and I decided not to find out our baby’s […]

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40 Year Old New Mom

The 40 Year Old Virgin Mom

I recently turned [gasp, eek, crikey] 40! At this age, I’ve vowed to be kinder to myself starting now and to think a whole lot less about what “people” think of me once and for all. In my quest to embrace this new decade, I made a list of the top reasons why being a new […]

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MK and her bundle of energy

Meet our new contributor: MK Resk

I’ve played many mom-like roles in life: teacher, overbearing older sister, Girls on the Run coach, babysitter, mom on stage… but I was never sure I’d be an actual, real-life mom. I was okay with this, too. Or so I thought for thirty-five years. It was important to me to have children in my life […]

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