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Tanya Belden

Tanya is a newish mom raising her 2-year-old daughter with her husband in Cloquet, Minnesota while working fulltime outside of the home as a public school teacher. She enjoys reading a variety of books, dining out at local establishments, and spending time with her family. As someone who finds labels to be limiting, Tanya strongly believes that all moms are more than that and she encourages them to discover and own their identities.
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13 Subscription Boxes for Every Mom

  I have a confession to make. I have tried to beat this and make it go away, but I just can’t. I’m addicted and can’t get enough, and it’s time I come clean.    I’m obsessed...

In the Dark: 3AM Thoughts from a Mom of an Infant

Staying up late is my favorite! I’m a night-owl, always have been. Put me in bed with a glass of wine, a book, and a cozy blanket and I am in the place where...

How Social Distancing Has Empowered Me to Say No

COVID-19. At the start of 2020, this was barely in our vocabulary. If we knew about it, we only know that was an illness far off in China and we all felt safe in...

Why I’m Fine With Dropping Off My Kid at Grandma’s

Diaper changes, meal prep, bedtime routines and doctor appointments. It becomes a part of your regular life when you become a parent. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t mind doing these things. I signed...

Why I’m Choosing Courage During Covid

It’s a time where nothing can be predicted and many of us find ourselves scared, anxious, and confused about what’s next. I know what’s happening. I’m not oblivious to it. People are experiencing loss...

8 At-Home Self-Care Ideas to Stay Sane While Social Distancing

Hi, mamas! Are you hangin’ in there? I know so many of you are home with your kids all the time, and those of us who aren't could all probably learn a thing or...