Ann Artuso

Ann was born and raised in central MA! Ann attended Worcester State University for her undergraduate degree in psychology, and recently completed her masters in special education from Endicott College. Ann is a mother of two, Emma (2021) and Mikey (2023). She is also a dog mom to the best German Shepherd pup Brody! During the day, Ann is a special education teacher working with elementary school children who have social and emotional needs. When she's not at work, Ann is often either spending time with her children, or is enjoying a winery with her husband Mike.

Navigating a Cow’s Milk Protein Allergy

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What Teachers Really Want for Back to School

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Surviving the Fourth Trimester as a Second Time Mom

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You Are A Great Mom Even When You Think You Aren’t

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