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Meet the Modern Mrs.

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If you are a woman in the twenty-first century – a wife, a mama, a working woman/entrepreneur, or any combination of the three – then I’ve created this blog for you! Maybe you’re looking for a how-to guide for running your home while running a business, or fashion advice for your postpartum body, or even […]

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Real-Life Budgeting: How to Live on Less

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This blog post is going to be pretty personal, and I’ve been wondering if I should even write it. But this is the number one question that I’ve been asked since posting about our downsize, so here it is. Our budget. Out in the open. For everyone to see. Can you tell I’m nervous? When […]

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Goals for 2019

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I’ve been hesitant to write a blog post about my New Years’ Resolutions; it feels really vulnerable to let the internet in on the things that I feel I could do better. But I love reading about other people’s goals and resolutions, and I want to write about the kinds of things give others inspiration […]

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Downsizing: Our Why and How

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This is a pretty vulnerable post for me, and it isn’t really the type of post I saw myself writing about when I started The Modern Mrs., but sometimes life’s circumstances have a way of opening your eyes to something you never expected. My husband and I recently came to the understanding that we were […]

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Eden Harper’s Birth Story

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With my first birth, I was not able to go into labor spontaneously, so I had no idea what to expect as we approached Eden’s due date. When would contractions begin? Would I know what to do? How long should I labor at home before heading to the hospital? My goal was to have an […]