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Author Archive | Aletta Caballero


I Daydream About Men Other than My Partner {Oh My!}

Let’s talk about a grown-up daydream for a minute. Not the middle school my-first-name-your-last-name-drawn-in-a-heart crush. But the holy-poop-I-just-dreamed-about-my-coworker type fantasy. I have always been an imaginative person. Growing up, my mind was my best companion. While the other kids would be playing a pick-up soccer game on the grass in our apartment complex, I would […]

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5 Things to Consider when Hiring an Au Pair

5 Things to Consider when Hiring an Au Pair

When my oldest daughter was born, I couldn’t imagine dropping her off, alone, at a daycare. I toured many and asked the questions, but never felt a connection strong enough to trust them with my one and only. We had family nearby, but no one who could watch her full-time, and as a dual-income family, […]

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The Selfish Truth of Neglecting Your Neighborhood School

I live in a town that could be appropriately described as “bougie”. We have tiny homes costing $500k, locally sourced meats in our restaurants, and organic coffees in our cafes. We drink amazing local wines, have community parades, farmer’s markets, and support local artisans and businesses on Shop Local Saturday. Every school in the district […]

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Picture Time {Change Your Life With Selfie-Love}

I went to a blog event recently – a super fun #TargetTakeover hosted by Wine County Moms Blog. As the winning team, our trio had some hilarious pictures posted on various social media outlets. This included an unfiltered picture of us in fur vests (one of the scavenger hunt items). But when I saw the […]

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