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Working from Home with a Toddler (Without Losing Your Mind)

Choosing to work from home can mean that you value being present in your child’s life as much as possible. The opportunity to be there for every milestone is amazing! But trying to balance mom life and work life under the same roof is…..well, less amazing. It’s been six months now since I took the […]

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Our ABC’s of Kindergarten Readiness {Series Part One}

We’ve never done this before. She’s our first child. There isn’t a pamphlet that goes home with your newborn that states when, where, and how to get them into school. Being a stay-at-home parent, the thought hadn’t really crossed my mind. I mean, it’s not like we are trying to get her into college right […]

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If You Haven’t Tried a Meal Delivery Service, Do It!

I’ve done the working mom thing, I’ve done the SAHM thing, and I’ve done the WAHM thing- each one is tough. And each one carries with it the same dilemma: what the heck do I make for dinner? You never really expect that meal planning will become as challenging as it is after kids. What […]

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CMB The Do's & Don'ts of Summer Vacation

The Do’s and Don’ts of Summer Vacation

Congratulations! You made it to another summer vacation! If you are a mom, you probably fall into one of three categories when it comes to mixing parenthood and summer: You are new to the mom scene, and still in the new baby haze, thinking, “What month is it??” You are a working mom thinking, “How am I […]

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Recreations Outlet

A Mom’s Guide to Recreations Outlet

This post is part of a sponsored relationship, however, the opinions and experiences are all my own. We only recommend businesses that we truly believe bring value to our readers and their families. Sun-sensitive? Wind-resistant? Cold-averse? Allergy-ridden? Hot-bodied? Or maybe you just like a good time? Then Recreations Outlet is for you! This local, family-owned […]

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Manic Monday

Manic Monday Means MNO

A local chain restaurant started a promotion recently that has rocked my world, I’m not going to lie. It’s called $5 Martini Monday and lets just say – it’s totally brilliant. They know exactly what they are doing. They know who they are targeting with those delicious fruity, fun-colored drinks for cheap. On those lonely, near-dead […]

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Does it Ever Get Easier

Does It Ever Get Easier?

As a mother of 2 kids close in age (15 months apart), I’ve experienced many jeers and comments.  This started while I was pregnant.  “You have a baby on top of a baby!” (this was because I holding my daughter while 8 months pregnant.)  “15 months!  What do they call that?  Irish twins?”  “You couldn’t […]

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