Where in the world is Nicole Roder?

Physically, I’m right here in Maryland. (Unless that loser, Craig, is looking for me. Then I’m on a 6 year mission to space in search of a hospitable planet for us to use up after this one’s cashed.)

Mentally, I’m–forget it. that’s impossible to explain.

Writerly, I’m all over the web! Check out the articles I’ve written for other sites!

  • Sister Love on Red Tricycle

    I’m blogging on Red Tricycle today! Check it out!

    This really just happened.

    Emma and Sophia were playing in the basement when the swell of some sort of roar-scream hybrid came rushing up the stairs. Surely, someone had lost a toe or discovered a dead body in the bathroom. I went running to rescue my babies. No one had lost a toe. It was worse. Way worse.

    Read more…

  • A Mother’s Weight Loss Plan on Red Tricycle

    I am super excited to announce that Red Tricycle has published ANOTHER one of my articles! Yay! I would love it so much if you would head over to their site and check it out. Thank you!

    A Mother’s Weight Loss Plan


    I think we can all agree, motherhood brings with it some enormous changes. We’re learning to care for a tiny, helpless human being. We’re using our breasts to feed a person. We’re looking for nuance and hidden meaning in yawns and cries. And our once-flat stomachs have become bloated piles of wrinkly mush. (Ha ha! Who are we kidding? Our stomachs were never flat. At least not mine. Yours looks stupendous.)

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    And don’t forget to check out my other Red Tricycle piece, Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful.

  • Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful on Red Tricycle

    Hello friends! I’m blogging on Red Tricycle today! This is a re-blog from a post I previously published on Where the Heart Is. If you haven’t read it, or just haven’t read it in a while, please head over there and check it out!


    strong pic

    A couple of years ago, I decided I was going to change the way I think about my body for two reasons: Emma and Sophia. I’ll be damned if I’m going to pass on my self-loathing to my daughters.

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    Other articles you might like:

    A Mother’s Weight Loss Plan

    It’s OK to Want to Lose Weight

    Funny Story

  • Buzy Mum Kids Tea Tuesdays



    Hello blogging friends! I’m guest blogging with the “Buzy Mum” today for her segment, “Kids Tea Tuesdays.” Please check out my recipe for chicken fajitas and let me know if you try it.

  • Dear Children: PLEASE eat your dinner!

    Emma Greenbeans


    Hello friends! I am super excited to announce that I have started blogging on a fun, new Mommy Blog called Mama Wonder. I’d love it if you could click over and let me know what you think. Thanks so much for your support! You can find my latest Mama Wonder Post here.

  • I’m guest blogging on Amused Now today!

    Nicole tree

    Hey everybody! I wrote a guest blog post for Amused Now that’s live today. It’s all about my reasons for writing and my process. Take a look!

    Also check out Cynthia’s Amused Now homepage here: http://amusednow.com/blog/.



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