Leah Stuhler

Leah grew up in Western New York, lived in Chicago for 11 years, and now resides in South Carolina. Leah is a WAHM/SAHM to Giovanni and Raylan. Her amazing husband Tim proudly serves his country in the Air Force Reserves. Leah works in health insurance, is a writer/freelance editor and is a theater teacher. You can find her blogging at SecretsofMommyhood.me, where she shares about her life as a Christian mother, allergy mom and military wife. Leah is a Co-Editor and contributor for Columbia SC Moms Blog and is beyond excited to also be a part of Military Moms Blog! Photo credit: Emily Ann Photography.
Creating a Community of Sharing With Your Mom Friends | Columbia SC Moms Blog

Creating a Community of Sharing With Your Mom Friends

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5 Things I Love About Living in Northeast Columbia | Columbia SC Moms Blog

5 Things I Love About Living in Northeast Columbia

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5 Easy to Make Homemade Christmas Gifts

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Military Family Appreciation Month : Events, Deals, Freebies, Support & More - Columbia SC Moms Blog

Military Family Appreciation Month :: Events, Deals, Freebies, Support & More

Courage. Strength. Commitment. Sacrifice. Bravery. These are all words that are a part of the daily life of those in the military and their families.  Military families experience a lot during their time of service; deployments,...

Let’s Be Honest :: On Anxiety and Depression

  I'm going to be real honest here today. I have anxiety.  I take anxiety medication each day to keep me feeling calm and "normal." This is not something I share with others. It's embarrassing to admit. In fact,...
Celebrate National Play-Doh Day - 10 Facts - Columbia SC Moms Blog

Celebrate National Play-doh Day!

I don't know about you, but in our house Play-Doh is a big deal. My boys LOVE it and it's as much of a staple in our house as peanut butter! I love it too....

When Did Bath Time Become Something I Begrudge?

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Back to School: A Guide to the 504 Plan (for Allergy Moms) - Columbia SC Moms Blog

Back to School :: A Guide to the 504 Plan (for Allergy Moms)

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Charleston :: A Wonderful Family Destination

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The Best Meet-Up Places for Playdates in Columbia

I love playdates! As a work-from-home/stay-at-home mom, I'll take any opportunity to get out of the house with my kids, meet up with some friends, and have fun! Don't get me wrong, I'm all...

A Peek At What’s New At Riverbanks Zoo

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Easy Ways to Look Your Best When You’re Short on Time

As moms we are always on the go. Always. Whether you work full time, are a stay-at-home mom, or a work-from-home mom, there is always somewhere to be, something to do, and a need to...

Learning How To Support Those With Food Allergies

  I'll never forget the day we discovered just how serious my sons food allergies are. It was Christmas break and we were preparing to leave my in-laws house for home. My son was playing outside...

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