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Author Archive | Renata Santos


These Shoes Were Made for Working

Cue Fergie’s song “Glamorous”. G-L-A-M-O-R-O-U-S, yeah GLAMOROUS. Are you singing along? Bopping your head and humming the tune? Yeah, me too. That is pretty much exactly how I thought my life as a working mother would be–glamorous. In fact, I think it is safe to say, that society may even imply that working moms have […]

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“I’m fine. Everything’s fine.”

“I’m fine. Everything’s fine.” Do you often find yourself uttering those four words before someone even finishes asking, “How are you?” Lately, it feels as though those words just spill out, unconsciously, without any true meaning behind them. Am I fine? Well, that is open for interpretation. Motherhood is hard and I am here to […]

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Momma, You are Enough

I birthed my daughter vaginally and I am proud of that. I birthed my son through a cesarean section and I am proud of that. Although, in all honesty, that was not always the case. You see, during the many weeks of “birth plan” research, not once did I come across an article that portrayed […]

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Germs? Ain’t No Momma Got Time for That!

Hi, my name is Renata and I am a germaphobe on the slow road to recovery; I blame it on college microbiology (Ugh!). Have you taken that class? All the yucks in the world could not describe the way I felt once that semester was over. The concept of germophobia is completely foreign to my […]

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