Beth Zustiak

Beth Zustiak
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Beth is the Founder of and Director of Marketing for Twin Cities Mom Collective, the Co-Founder of Duluth Moms Blog and also works for for City Mom Collective. She believes strongly in faith and friendships and the influence good people can have on your life. Having been through it, she has a heart for women who have experienced the loss of a baby and find solace in bringing awareness to loss and stillbirth issues. She is wife to Dan and Mommy to two gorgeous girls – Sophia {2009} and Evelyn {2011}, baby boy Wesley {2014 and four sweet babies in heaven. You can find Beth on Instagram. She loves leadership development, social media, hosting in her home and time with loved ones.

Let Them Eat {Birthday} Cake!

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I adore birthdays.  If I'm honest, the love started with my own birthday, but there's something so joyful about being able to celebrate how much you love someone {just like Valentine's Day, but we can...

Meal Planning for Dummies:  Tips for the First-Timer

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I like to make dinner fresh, as in just cooked.  I also love using real food as much as possible, not a lot of processed ingredients, so as much as I’ve always thought a...

15 Sure Signs You’re 9 Months Pregnant

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  As I write this, I'm officially 36 weeks pregnant, which is technically 9 months, so I'm all set, right? Wrong!  Being pregnant for 9 months is a total lie.  It's a full TEN months, and...

Gordman’s Giveaway {and Coupon!}

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{We’ve partnered with Gordman’s to bring you a fun sponsored giveaway, and who doesn’t love a gift card?!} We've got another giveaway for you and this one is for Gordman's!  I stopped in recently and found...

Turkey Day in the Kitchen {How to Cook Your First Turkey}

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Somewhere in the first few years of my marriage, my husband's family decided that the only place that could hold all 50+ people for Thanksgiving dinner was Old Country Buffet, followed by pie at...

I Scheduled My C-Section and I Don’t Feel A Tiny Bit Guilty About It

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I just got off the phone with the nurse coordinating my scheduled C-section, which will happen at 39 weeks on the dot, and couldn’t be more excited. What!? Excited? Are you even allowed to...

When Twin Cities Moms Blog Launched…

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About a year ago, one of the Instagram accounts I follow announced that they (a network of Moms resource websites) were looking to grow and, wouldn't you know it, the Twin Cities was one...

Honoring the Child You Lost

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This weeks marks Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day, on October 15th, and October as a month is set aside to bring awareness as well.  25% of pregnancies do not go full-term.  We feel the...

Pregnancy After Loss: When Hope is Hard

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Every night, I chew a baby asprin, swallow a few other pills/vitamins, then grab an ice pack, a princess band-aid (because that’s the only kind we have) and head to the couch. My...

Recap: Kemps and TCMB at the Great Minnesota Get-Together

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{We've partnered with Kemps for this sponsored post.  We just loved joining them at the Minnesota State Fair this year and you're going to love their new flavors!} By now, you've likely figured...

Registry 101 and 14 Top Picks

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Confession: I am a huge baby gear junkie. There, I said it, but I am not ashamed - it's an addiction that is way too fun!  I have been dragging my husband to Babies 'R...

Hosting a Nut-Allergy Friendly Playdate

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Food allergies are EVERYWHERE these days.  If you are the mom of a child who doesn't have these to deal with, you're likely still aware of them and might have even felt a twinge...

Controlling the Clutter: Kids’ Art

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Don't you just LOVE how much paper comes home in your kids' backpacks?  This is what came home ONE day from preschool last week.  One. Day. I could go on and on about how I'm...

For the Love of Being Mom

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We love to be real on Twin Cities Moms Blog, like really real.  We don’t want to play games with you and preach that parenting is all sunshine and roses, because it’s not. It’s...