Lessons learned on my coparenting journey

Lessons learned on my coparenting journey

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Hey Ya’ll, it’s Erin.

Parenting with someone you love is super tricky.

Parenting with someone you’re no longer with can seem almost impossible.

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I’ve been on a coparenting journey for about 2 years now.

It hasn’t always been easy, but I can say that it’s become easier over time.

I’d like to share some coparenting tips that I’ve learned along the way.

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Fall Activities To Do With Your Toddler

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Hello everyone! Ariel here.

If you’re like me, you basically spend all summer waiting for fall. It’s my absolute favourite season! Who doesn’t love a reason to throw on a chunky scarf and an adorable pair of boots while sipping something Pumpkin flavoured?

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My daughter is at such a fun age (I can’t believe she will be 2 in a few short months!) and I can’t wait to share some of my favourite things with her this autumnal season. In this post, you’ll find a few suggestions for some things you can do with your toddler, too!

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Strategies for weaning after one

Strategies for weaning after one

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Hey Y’all, it’s Erin

Previously we talked about Breastfeeding after one and the truths about it.

We all know things must come to an end, whether you’re full of guilt or running towards the finish line with excitement. 

So what happens when it’s time to wean your child after one?

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Advice to New Parents

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Hey Y’all. It’s Erin.

Recently, I’ve been doing  “self discovery” journal prompts. 

I’ve just been searching on pinterest or google and trying out some that I find.

It’s been my effort towards self care.

Most of the time they’re so deep that I struggle to answer.

“Describe your perfect day.”

“Where do you see yourself in 5 years?”

“What would you do with $1000?”

These are just a few of the ones that I’ve had a hard time answering.

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I thought that they’d be easy and fun to answer.

 However, self reflection tends to take some time and a lot of thought. 

This one really settled on my brain as I thought about motherhood. It made me think about what I would tell myself when I was pregnant.

“What advice would you give your younger self?”

I want to share my response in an open letter to new parents. 

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