Mama Miemo

Learning to be a Mama without my Maman

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Baby Teeth

Guys. My kid has a lot of teeth. I don’t know if it’s normal, but her friends don’t have this many yet. She’s got both her molars and 4 top, 4 bottom, and her pediatrician said her canines are coming in. She can, for the most part, chew anything. It’s scary. Mostly because I am worried about how to take care of it since she doesn’t really know how to

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GB Pockit Stroller

I was a bit resistant when my husband told me that we needed this stroller. But after having it for a little while, I can honestly say, I LOVE IT. Why the original hesitation? First of all, it’s about $250. And for that money you have NO CARGO space and the shade is pretty much nonexistent. But after agreeing that we would still keep our current, large heavy stroller, and

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Smash Cake

Let’s talk about this cake smash tradition. I get it, one-year-olds can’t blow out candles yet. And smashing the cake is one way to represent the blowing of the candles, I guess. I’m not against smash cake, after all, my friends and I did it for our 30th…and that tradition came from watching kids do it. Pinterest has loads of cute pictures of half naked babies smashing cake looking all

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Guys. We did it. High Five to my husband for our team making it this far. It only gets easier from here right? Hah! At one year, our little bebe can crawl with super fast speed, pull herself up to standing position, wave, and point. She’s a little chatter box, knowing who mama, dada, and nana are. She loves singing, dancing and just jamming out in her carseat when we

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Panda Party

OMG. I can’t believe I have a one year old. I’ve been a parent to a living, breathing human child for a year. And what a year. I will leave all the reflecting and lessons learned for another post. I’m here to talk about the part-ay. I sent out Panda party invitations which I designed, and printed. Then I stamped and taped the envelopes and mailed them out. Snail Mail

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