Dear Mom, you need to read this. The new year has started, and maybe you hesitate to write the goals, dreams and hopes you have for yourself. I used to do that before becoming a mom, and I tried writing...
2021 was another exciting year for Westchester County Mom. Our contributors live, work, and parent in Westchester and are passionate about sharing real stories and honest experiences of parenthood.  We know motherhood can be difficult when you are a new...
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The 2021 Mother: An Ode to Us

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To be a mother in the year, 2021 was no joke. We mothered like we’ve never before! Breaking out the fancy new planner in January with all hopes and dreams of what the fresh new year may bring—filling those pages,...
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Do I Have a Favorite Child?

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Do I have a favorite child? When I asked my sixteen-year-old to take out the trash the other night, a task she has done many times before, I did not expect what came next. It caught me off guard and...
I make a lot of mistakes, and one of my daughters, ever so kindly, brought a few of my mistakes to my attention last night. She feels a disconnect and wants our relationship to repair quickly, so we can go...
Memories. They define our lives, make each of us unique, and they tell our story whenever we choose to hear it. I am fascinated by the way our minds work. My long-term memory seems to have improved with age, while...
Anxiety tends to stink, for the most part. There are times when being anxious can be useful, such as when you’re in fight-or-flight mode or when it keeps you alert to the needs of self-preservation. However, it can feel...
I’ve always been hard on myself. In school, my grades were never good enough. As a teenager, I was never thin enough. And now, as an adult, I’m never “mom” enough. Every night I go to bed and make...
The month of gratitude is upon us, and with it, everyone on our social feeds sharing their gratitude lists, their shout-outs to the people they are grateful for, and their humble brags. I’ll admit, it can get mildly obnoxious....
I took time off from blogging these past few months because I had so much on my plate and had to take a step back and prioritize. I appreciate the help I received from my friends and family to...

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We Can Do This – Finding a Vaccine in Westchester County

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Our ultimate goal as moms is to keep our families safe and healthy. With COVID-19 vaccines now available for children 5 years old and...
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A New Year to Run