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What Happened on Halloween + Nanowrimo???

My kids are relatively small and this trick or treating thing is new to me but year after year I get better. After school, the two year old and I picked up the four year old and off we went. Initially I was spazzing out about trick or treating for the first time on my… Continue reading What Happened on Halloween + Nanowrimo???

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She said “fat” to my kid! :O

Something I’ve struggled with since childhood was people constantly making weight comments in a deregatory way. My weight has fluctuated all during my childhood and until now but I’ve never been to the point where it’s an unhealthy weight gain, just a little chub. Because of the mean comments I’d gotten at an age too… Continue reading She said “fat” to my kid! :O

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Back to School Haul|Pottery Barn Kids|Lunch Essentials

My four year old will be entering Pre-K for the 2017-2018 school year as she didn't meet the cut off age for Kindergarten. Can't say I'm not bummed about that because I've been teaching her basic math, and reading. I hate to think she'll be kept back a year but it's completely out of my… Continue reading Back to School Haul|Pottery Barn Kids|Lunch Essentials

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Mom Fails & Summer Update

Last weekend we took the kids to the lake and boy were we not prepared. We needed some essentials like water shoes, swim suits, sunscreen etc so off to Target we went on our way.  Let's just say, although the day was a hit, I had some total mom fails. Obviously, it's not cool to… Continue reading Mom Fails & Summer Update

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Ice Cream for Breakfast?

Do you ever stop to remember the exact moment that your little rascals developed an insanely ridiculous sweet tooth? Now I'm not talking about a little treat here and there, I'm talking about how they attempt to bully me into giving them chips, oreos and ice-cream for breakfast. It doesn't work, however. As much as… Continue reading Ice Cream for Breakfast?

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Having Your Kids Close In Age

Let me just start by saying I am in no way qualified to advise anyone on how to plan their lives. Whatever I post on my blog is either taken from experiences or my bottomless brain. In no shape or form is my opinion meant to disrespect anyone. Now that we've got that covered... This… Continue reading Having Your Kids Close In Age

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Signs You’re Probably Done Having Kids

Being a parent is one of the most rewarding things in life and even though we may unconditionally love and provide the best for our children it can get overwhelming. And sometimes you just know in your heart that you are happy with the size of your family and you don't feel the need to… Continue reading Signs You’re Probably Done Having Kids