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Hi, I’m Dana.  I’m a teacher by day, blogger by night, and a mom always.  I try not to take myself too seriously, and I’m not in the business of telling people what they want to hear.  Join me in balancing a career life, mom life, wife life, and staying true to yourself.  Thank you for visiting my blog.

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Pumping at Work: 10 Tips for Success

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Toy Storage and Organization: Get Your Kids to Play More

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12 Things About My 12 Week Maternity Leave

Subscribe to danacarolyn.com to have new post sent straight to your e-mail. 1. It was 13 weeks long. I’m a teacher so after 12 weeks I returned to work for two days, and then we had a week off for Spring Break. It really helped me ease back into working mom life. 2....

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A Teacher’s Plea to Parents

Subscribe to danacarolyn.com to have new post sent straight to your e-mail. I’m not sure if it’s the mom in me or the teacher in me, but I absolutely cringe at the sound of baby talk. When I say “baby talk” I’m not referring to high-pitched...

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Baby Boy Nursery

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I Used to Love a Police Officer

If you're a police officer, you have to accept the fact that any day could be your last, if you love a police officer you have to accept it too. Its easy to be proud that your husband is a cop. He looks d@mn good in his uniform. He saves lives,...

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To the Mom with the Loud Kids in the Waiting Room

Recently I found myself in a crowded waiting room with only one empty seat. I was waiting for a routine prenatal check. Several women had babies with them, but one mom in particular had a 4 year old girl and a 1 year old boy. Her children had...

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Hi, I'm Dana.  I'm a teacher by day, blogger by night, and a mom always.  I try not to take myself too seriously, and I'm not in the business of telling people what they want to hear.  Join me in balancing a career life, mom life, wife life, and staying true to yourself.  Thank you for visiting my blog.

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