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Niki Jobst Smith

Meet Niki Jobst Smith

Hello mom-blog lovers! I’m excited to join the team and start collaborating with this network of warriors. In my guest post about going back to grad school while I was pregnant, I mentioned the importance of building a network of moms – and I’m happy to add this blog as another piece of that puzzle. I’m […]

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On Being a Girl Mom

I never imagined myself being a mom to a little girl, let alone two. Even though I grew up with an older sister, I always envisioned myself being a mom to boys. Not because I wanted a boy more, but because I was uncertain (and let’s be honest, a little terrified) of navigating the waters […]

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