Lindsey Galvao

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How I Became a Mother :: A Birth Story

Mother's Day is on May 8 this year, and the upcoming holiday has us all reminiscing about the various ways we became mothers. Here is one such birth story. With sweat beading across my face, I...
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Haruhonpo Classic :: A Perfect Diaper Bag

This post is sponsored. However, we would not promote or work with a business we did not believe to be reputable or relevant to our readers. To be quite honest, one of the things I...

Thank You, Sister :: With Gratitude During the Flu Season

This post is for my sister. We have our differences, but one of the strands that ties us together is that we are both mothers. Your two boys are now entering adolescence, while I spend...

Enjoying #1 While Waiting for #2

Recently, I received a piece of Unsolicited Parenting Advice, but it struck me in its honesty and raw emotion. Upon learning I was seven months pregnant with my second child, a father of two girls...
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Giving Thanks: A Local Guide to the Thanksgiving Table

You can't get much more "Massachusetts" than Thanksgiving! For the past few years, my husband and I have hosted Thanksgiving for our families. It's by and far my favorite holiday, and I love bringing everyone...
From Working Mom to Stay at Home Mom - Boston Moms Blog

From Working Mom to Stay-at-Home Mom

This fall marks my first in 27 years where I won't be returning to school as either a student or a teacher. After a lot of careful thought, and with daughter number two on the...

Eat and Celebrate Local: A Sampling of Fall Foods and Festivities in Massachusetts

With the leaves changing colors and the temperature falling, there's something magical to me about autumn in Massachusetts. What I love best of all, however, is the delicious food and the festivities the fall season brings. There's...
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Parenting Perspectives: Why I Believe in Private Education

Motherhood comes with a host of choices about what is best for you, your family, and your children. We at Boston Moms Blog are a diverse group of moms who want to embrace these...

What We Should Be Asking About ‘Sesame Street’

"Sesame Street" will soon be brought to you by the letters H-B-O. That's right — the longest running children's television show will now share the Street with the likes of "Game of Thrones" and "True Blood." Sounds...
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Parenting Perspectives: An Ode to My Midwife

Motherhood comes with a host of choices about what is best for you, your family, and your children. We at Boston Moms Blog are a diverse group of moms who want to embrace these...
exercising while pregnant: the benefits you never knew

Exercising While Pregnant: The Benefits You Never Knew (Part 2)

I started CrossFitting five months before I became pregnant with my daughter. It never once crossed my mind to stop exercising, and with the blessing of my midwives, my coaches, and the powers that...
exercising while pregnant: the benefits you never knew

Exercising While Pregnant: The Benefits You Never Knew (Part 1)

I started CrossFitting five months before I found out I was pregnant, and it never once occurred to me that I might need to stop exercising when I saw the two pink lines on...