Lindsay Goldberg

Lindsay Goldberg is a working mom who then comes home and works there, too. She loves finding quick, healthy recipes to make for her family and lives for her Sunday morning escape to the gym. She has given up on trying to find balance, and is, instead focused on surviving and being Good Enough. Likes- books, family dance parties, morning snuggles, and drinking coffee when it's still hot. Dislikes- recipes with more than 10 ingredients or 10 steps, winter, and deadlines
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9 Things I’ve Learned From Going Back to Work After a Baby

Recently, I was asked to speak on a panel about going back to work after having a baby. Having done this twice, I am definitely no expert, but I can speak about what worked for me. Here are nine things I've learned (or wish I'd known) based on a predictable weekday schedule.
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Trying to Like Winter in Boston

I've been told I need to start liking winter in Boston, if not for me, then for my kids. I really do owe it to them to try to like winter. And, honestly, I'm getting tired of feeling trapped indoors.
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2019 :: My Year of Yes!

Now, I'm not really one for resolutions — far too many of them focus on superficial changes, drastic results, and unrealistic expectations. And they are often setups for failures and disappointment. This year, however, I'm going to dare to be different. I'm going to take on a mini-resolution. I'm going to try to make this the year of yes.

No, She’s Not Walking Yet (and Please Stop Asking Me About It!)

See, I'm totally aware that my daughter's not walking. And I'm totally aware that kids develop different skills at different times. And I'm really proud of the things she does do. Her language and social skills have really exploded in the last couple weeks. But this constant barrage of questions kills me and leaves me feeling like she's the racehorse who hasn't even left the gate.

Making Yom Kippur Meaningful — for Our Children and Ourselves

Let's face it — Yom Kippur is a hard day. As a mom, I've made it my goal to make Yom Kippur less grueling and more enjoyable, or at least meaningful.
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Disconnecting From My Cell Phone, Connecting With My Kids

It all started by accident. Halfway to work one day, I realized I had forgotten my cell phone. I was forced to spend a good nine hours with no cell phone.
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Say Yes to Summer!

Every year around this time, I start getting antsy. I start to realize the summer I have been waiting for is already halfway over.
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How I’m Making Early Allergen Introduction an Easy Parenting Win!

Inspired Start has created convenient, delicious baby food pouches that make early allergen introduction (of eight common allergens) easy.
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Having Baby Number 2 :: What I Wish I Knew

Last year, I was scared out of my mind. I was pregnant with baby number two, and, while we were so excited to have a second child, we also had absolutely no idea what we were...
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My Baby Napped in Her Crib — Once

It had been a very long day. A very long snow day. A very long snow day with a 4-year-old and an infant. An infant who does not nap in her crib, I should add....
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The Birthday Dinner :: 4 MetroWest Restaurants to Celebrate Your Child’s Big Day

In my family, birthdays were always a big deal. We celebrated for weeks leading up to it, and certainly the week of it. My daughter recently turned 4. My parents were here from out...
I Took a Sick Day! (And, So Can You!) - Boston Moms Blog

I Took a Sick Day, and So Can You!

It's that time of year... that time from November through April, when your children's noses are constantly running, there's always someone coughing, and you keep feeling that incessant tickle in your throat. Having only...