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Stop Wasting Your Life at the Grocery Store

Stop Wasting Your Life at the Grocery Store: Why Grocery PickUp is the Best Thing Ever

Once upon a time, I was a young mother with three little bitties who planned her life around grocery shopping. Each week, I would scour Pinterest and allrecipies.com as I made out my meal plan and the Almighty List. Then, on whatever day I could muster up the energy, I would pack the diaper bag with […]

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Call Me Old-Fashioned

Call Me Old-Fashioned: Why You Should Still Buy a Newspaper

Yes, go ahead and call me old-fashioned, but I read the newspaper. Perhaps it’s the journalist in me (I majored in journalism in college). Perhaps it is just as much a morning ritual as drinking my coffee. Maybe it was my grandparents’ influence on me; all those years that I observed them sipping coffee in […]

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Perfectly Imperfect

Perfectly Imperfect

Isn’t this photo just the sweetest? I’m a lover of Instagram small shops run by fellow mamas and swoon over these one-of-a-kind finds to make up a darling photo op! Aren’t their little smiles so adorable and genuine and their hair placed perfectly? And look at this one! Aren’t we just lined up perfectly with those […]

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Fear Factor: Relentless Fears of the Modern Parent

Fear Factor: Relentless Fears of the Modern Parent

There’s a lot to say about being a modern day parent, of this I have become increasingly certain.  I find that I am discovering new maternal battlefields on an almost daily basis. Battlegrounds that involve the heart and soul of not only myself and my quest to be a decent human being/successful mother, but also […]

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indoorfree

Free and Inexpensive Indoor Activities for Kids: 2017 Edition

Looking for something fun to do when it is bitter cold outside or insanely hot? Welcome to our Free and Inexpensive Indoor Activities for Kids, 2017 edition (note: click on the blue location to take you to the business links!) Also if you are looking for summer activities be sure to check out this fun list, and […]

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Our Biggest Regret

Our Biggest Regret

As my husband walked all webble-wobble from the hospital, we almost simultaneously shared our biggest regret, “I wish we would have started earlier. It would have been nice for our fella to have a brother or sister.” We both felt bittersweet relief. Moments before a nurse was nonchalantly holding my husband’s vas deferens while explaining […]

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