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Featured on… FiToriBLOG.com

We are so excited to share with you that Scottsdale Moms Blog’s Joy Cherrick is featured today on FiToriBLOG.com! From the interview: “How pregnancy and motherhood changed Joy… Before becoming pregnant, I did a bunch of research on what to eat and not eat.  So, yes…but since becoming a mom and researching what to put […]

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The Belly Diaries – 24 weeks

Most of the SMB moms out there have more experience than I do being pregnant, so I’m reaching out for some advice on a “growing” issue… “How on Earth are you supposed to sleep comfortably as you continue to get bigger?” The “Bells” (that’s what I call my belly) is starting to get cumbersome at […]

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Maternity Fashion Tips with Jenny

Everyone has a friend that is out-to-HERE pregnant, but looks incredible in her clothes all the time.  And everyone dislikes that friend.  It’s OK, we can nod our heads in agreement, it’s not personal chic-while-preggo-friend, we just can’t handle our envy the way you handle your ever-changing form.   But let’s take a look at what […]

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Embryo Adoption Story

“…Children of life are we, as we stand with our lives uncarved before us, waiting the hour when, at God’s command, Our life-dream shall pass o’er us…” Life Sculpture, George Washington Doane, 1799-1859 In childhood, I never once questioned what I wanted to be when I grew up.  Motherhood was always my life dream.  The […]

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MomSense: Struggles with Attachment in Adoption

mom·sen·se (mɒm sens) noun 1.  practical motherly intelligence that is sensible or reasonable 2. a mother’s mental discernment, realization, or recognition  – She has momsense. OR She used her momsense to determine that something was amiss.   ~~~~   The past few weeks we’ve looked growing your family through adoption and foster care.  Now, Cate J. has some considerations if you […]

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Pregnancy Fashion with Jenny

Pregnancy Fashion.  Oxymoron?  No!!!!  I know all you pretty ladies feel like maternity shopping, or post-maternity shopping, means that for the next year you’re going to be wearing really lame, plain clothes and nothing is going to fit your ever-changing shape and you won’t look hot for 9-12 months.  But this is soooooo untrue!  Pregnant […]

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MomSense: Foster Care Families

mom·sen·se (mɒm sens) noun 1.  practical motherly intelligence that is sensible or reasonable 2. a mother’s mental discernment, realization, or recognition  – She has momsense.  OR She used her momsense to determine that something was amiss. Last week, we heard Cate tell us about her journey to motherhood through adoption.  This week, in honor of Nationa Foster Care Month, we […]

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MomSense: Growing Your Family Through Adoption

mom·sen·se (mɒm sens) noun 1.  practical motherly intelligence that is sensible or reasonable 2. a mother’s mental discernment, realization, or recognition  – She has momsense.  OR She used her momsense to determine that something was amiss. Meet Cate.  Her MomSense journey has spanned the ocean’s tide and mountains of paperwork.  She and her husband chose to adopt first.  Here’s Cate to tell you about […]

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