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My Kids are Not Equal

Every kid is different. I know that as parents we try to remind ourselves that all kids are different and none of them will be exactly the same. But sometimes we can’t help the feelings we have of comparing our children’s triumphs and hurdles. My boys are only 15 months apart. My oldest just turned …

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Accepting the Blogger Recognition Award and My Nominees

This past week has been incredibly overwhelming but also exciting. Things are starting to really get kicked into motion for me as I celebrate all my small triumphs with my blog. This week I was nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award. I really want to thank Kerri at The Busy Life for taking the time …

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Happier Hour Shirts Giveaway

One of the great things about being a blogger is getting the opportunity to work with other people and businesses and getting to know more about them and some of the cool things that they do. Recently I had the opportunity to work with Adam and his company Happier Hour Shirts. Adam is super nice …

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Dear Mommy Blogger, You Need A Break

Mom Bloggers have a lot of things that they tend to multitask. If you’re a small blogger like me, you probably can’t afford a personal assistant yet to take care of all the millions of little things and effort you put into your blog every day. This makes it difficult because your phone needs to …

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Bedtime Routine for Tiny Humans

Ok, so I know that I’ve been on a bedtime post kick lately, but who can blame me? Bedtime is my favorite time of the day! (and I’m sure it is for you other mom’s too, don’t lie!) Usually the only time I have to be completely productive is after the kiddos go to bed. …

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One Simple Step to get Baby to Sleep Through Anything

My family and friends have always claimed that I have been fortunate and blessed with two little boys who will sleep through anything. Seriously, anything. A tsunami could come crashing through the house and my littles would still be snuggled and out cold. While some people are “lucky” to have babies who are deep sleepers, …

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How to Stop the Mommy Hermit Cycle

It’s been nearly a year since I became a stay-at-home mom. As I look back at the time I have spent being at home with my children, I can’t help but be appreciative of the opportunity but also extremely overwhelmed with the lifestyle that comes with it. Being a SAHM isn’t always the greatest thing …

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Dress Code for a Stay at Home Mom: Friday Favorites

One of the greatest things about being a stay at home mom is the dress code. You can dress and look pretty much any way you want and not give a damn. I can wear the same leggings and tank top for 3 days in a row and no one will ever know. Okay, maybe …

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Must-Have Summer Blushes: Friday Favorites

Okay… I know, I know… it’s Sunday, not Friday. Why am I possibly posting my “Friday Favorites” post today?? Well, I had the article scheduled to be posted on Friday while I was away on vacation out in the middle of nowhere visiting my husband’s family this weekend and for some strange reason, it didn’t. …

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3 Things to Teach Young Kids Not to Be Afraid of

Children are learning and experiencing everything for the first time and they look up to parents and other adult mentors to help them grow and gain confidence to know what things to be cautious about. While kid safety is #1, sometimes in an attempt to keep our kids safe we can over- do our intentions …