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Sara Kutliroff is a freelance writer and blogger trying not to forget the "me" in mommy. Sara is constantly trying to unearth the deep minds of teens, tweens and tots while raising her 17-year-old son and three daughters, aged 14, 10 and 4. She has delved into college applications, driver's ed and toilet training simultaneously, remembering to breathe deep and write on. Peek right in on her thoughts on parenting, marriage and finding moments to just be at http://stretchingmylimits.com/
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Chicago families prepare to celebrate "Thanksgivukkah"
November 15, 2013
This year, Thanksgiving and Hanukkah fall on the same day - and Chicago families are preparing to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime event!
The Ugg-ly debate: A Chicago mom weighs the pros and cons of buying pricey footwear
November 1, 2013
"Everyone else has it" doesn't fly with Sara. So, imagine her own surprise when she caved in and bought her daughter the shoes she coveted.
Book club buddies: Chicago mom devotes more one-on-one time to her middle child
October 18, 2013
As we have more children, it can become increasingly difficult to engage each child individually. Sara Kutliroff found a special way to bond with her middle child after noticing she was often being overlooked.
A letter to firstborns everywhere from a Chicago mom
October 4, 2013
The oldest child is the first opportunity for parents to learn, well, how to be parents. Sara Kutliroff thanks firstborns everywhere for their patience and hopes they're all not messed up too bad.
Chicago mom asks: WTFs for dinner?
September 27, 2013
Some moms love cooking. Not Sara Kutliroff. She's a busy mom with picky kids and making dinner every night is the bane of her existence.
Getting back to the quiet
September 10, 2013
Chicago mom Sara Kutliroff jumps into the tear-filled chaos that is the first day of school - only to come out the other end with a renewed appreciation for peace and quiet.