My Family Room

Welcome to My Family Room – our official blog! You’ll find posts here by Karen Stoteraux, the founder/owner of The Family Room, as well as occasional entries from our amazing Family Room educators, moms in our community, and others. This is where it gets real.

About that Career…..

January 6, 2018 | Karen Stoteraux

I know many women often struggle with career decisions after they have a child. I thought occasionally sharing some of my own career journey and insights on the blog may be helpful to others navigating possible professional [...]

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Postpartum Group: The Beginning

November 8, 2017 | Karen Stoteraux

I did a lot of things to recover from postpartum depression. I spent four nights in the hospital; took two anti-depressants; worked with a cognitive behavioral psychologist; and accepted help from family and friends.  But you [...]

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Say, Cheese

November 7, 2017 | Karen Stoteraux

Anyone else take 800 pictures of their kids, but only end up with a few good ones? Kristina Hill, from Kristina Elayne Hill Photography, gives us some easy tips on how to take better pictures.  1. Even lighting -  [...]

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