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Ashley Atkins


Living in the Lou: So Much to Do in University City (U City)

University City is a true gem to STL! It has so much to offer and is an excellent place for families.   It's been almost three years since I became a U City mama. I can...

It’s Definitely the Season for Spring Cleaning

We are almost halfway through the year! Whoa, this year is already speeding past us. Spring is already here. I do not know about you, but I thought I would get a lot more...

Dating Your Kids: Investing Wisely in What Really Matters

Since we are in a love month, I thought it would be perfect to talk about dating your kids. When you think about dating, typically, you think of talking or the getting to know you...
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Final Thoughts of 2020

What final thoughts of 2020 have you been left harboring?     I struggled with what to write as my first post for the year. I wanted to start with a dynamic and heartfelt post. I felt...
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Sibling-Led Potty Training

By the title, this sounds crazy, right? But this is my reality! I want to share my experience of trying sibling led potty training with my boys.   As a mom of multiple kids, I've learned...
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Peace in the Chaos: Working Remotely with Toddlers

Working remotely with toddlers at home calls for restructuring your entire routine.   I have the high honor of playing the role of chaos coordinator and business mama Monday- Friday. Weekends, I like to say I’m...

Navigating Motherhood: The Food Allergies Edition

Life with food allergies is something I've dealt with since early childhood. Growing up, I had adverse reactions whenever exposed to my allergens but never knew how to put it into words for my...

The Imagery of Breastfeeding and its Impact on Moms

August is world breastfeeding month! So be prepared to see a lot of beautiful images of women nourishing their legacies! I love seeing pictures of the beautiful mamas and babies, sharing a special bond...

Voice to the Voiceless

How can we give a voice to the voiceless? By speaking up, speaking out, and above all else, being aware.    There are generous amounts of imagery and stories shared at this time. All of it...