5 Delicious Mocktails for Moms

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I haven’t had a cocktail since 2015. Truth. Among the list of things you have to give up during pregnancy…Rosé, Red Wine, Margaritas and Moscow Mules. Just a few of my favorites.

However, I haven’t deprived myself. Mid-pregnancy when we would go out to dinner, I’d say, “I’ll have a mocktail, bartender’s choice!” Or, I’d revisit my childhood and have a Shirley Temple.

I picked up a few things from those crafty mixologists. In fact, I created a few simple drinks at home this summer that were heaven. That was before I got the worst heartburn ever, and now I am just drinking water 24/7.

When you are pregnant, it’s not about what you are giving up, it’s about celebrating the little things, and finding things you can enjoy and create.

Here are a few can’t miss mocktails for the mom’s. Enjoy!

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7 End of Summer Reads

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Have you had time to dig into a good book this summer? I have not picked up one single beach read. I have read books geared toward two subjects. Business and babies.

At 33 weeks pregnant, I don’t get much sleep, so I inquired among my friends, ‘what are a few easy reads you couldn’t put down recently’? After receiving several recommendations, I’ve narrowed my list. I think my beach days for the summer are officially over, but I am going to embark on casual reading during the wee hours of the night, and just pretend I’m on the beach!

Here are my 7 picks:

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