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Articles

Addtional readings recommended by Motherhood TransitionsGretchen has authored many articles over the years that can be found in places such as Highlander Monthly a local foothills’ publication, Expectant Mother's Guide, and Colorado Parent. Her writing often focuses on transitions of motherhood, though it is not only for moms as we all face transitions in our lives and can benefit from Gretchen's wisdom.

Mother Development

The Birth of a Mother - Three Phases of Mother Development
The True Test Of Motherhood
Kindergarten – A New Chapter For Mom
It Aint What it Used to Be

Work and Motherhood

Staying At Home: Career-Woman Gone Mom
So You’ve Decided to Go Back to Work – Now What?
To Work or Not to Work – A Mom’s Dilemma
The Entrepreneurial Mom – Are You One?

Balance

Staying Sane Through The Holidays
Heel-ing The Mind Heals The Soul
Summer Time Fun
"WOW" - MOM Turned Upside Down

Nurturing Your Relationship

Transitions of the Heart
Built To Last – Marriage Through Early Parenthood - Part I
Built To Last – Marriage Through Early Parenthood – Part II
Built To Last – Marriage Through Early Parenthood – Part III

Goal Setting and Reflection

Annual Reflections
Why New Year Resolutions Rarely Stick And What To Do About It

Links

Boulder Rock N Moms – Free on-line community for Front Range moms to share information, support, and activities. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/BoulderRocknMoms/

Great Ideas For Kids - This site is dedicated to the promotion of quality local events for kids, great books, toys, television, and more. Our target age group is children 8 and younger. I, the editor, pledge to add at least 5 new content items a week, but there are also many ways for you to be involved: make comments, add events, participate in contests, and more. http://www.greatideasforkids.com/

Parenting Safe Children - keep your children safe from sexual predators
http://www.parentingsafechildren.com/

Boulder Moms Connect – find out what's going on in the Boulder Area and get the referrals you need
http://www.bouldermomsconnect.com/

Nannies of the Rockies - Boulder’s Premier Nanny and Domestic Agency for over 16 years http://www.nanniesoftherockies.com/

Becoming Mothers - Maternity apparel, breastfeeding experts, and classes http://www.becomingmothers.com/index.php

Mommies Helping Mommies, LLC
www.mommieshelpingmommies.net
Contact: Heather J Lowrance
Mommies Helping Mommies is a place where mothers can get all the support they need in their daily lives. We offer many services families find extremely helpful. There is no minimum number of hours needed to use our service. Mommies Helping Mommies works strictly around your needs and wants. We give the same level of support and care to each placement, whether you are looking for a full-time nanny, someone to help you plan a dinner party, or pet-sitter. All referrals have had background checks conducted, are certified in CPR and are extremely passionate about working with families. “Mommies Helping Mommies, Making Life Easier”
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Recommended Readings

Mom Specific Resources

 

General Self Help Resources

   

Career Transition Resources

 

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