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Parenting isn't for the weak at heart. This mom of 4 dishes out everything from pregnancy to lessons learned from parenting toddlers.

5 Tips for Buying Clothes For Kids

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Tips for Buying Kids Clothes

Winter clothes are just about too hot for us here in Texas, it's time to wheel the crate of Summer clothes and figure out what we need to buy the kids. We have 4 kids ages 3 to 11. They are growing at rapid speeds so I know when we go thru last year's goods we are going to need to buy new clothes. We are thankful to be working with PS from Aéropostale again - this time we are … [Read more...]

Don’t Stress Over the Stove – Easter Dinner Made Easy!

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Ultimate Easter Dinner

Another family holiday is right around the corner! Yes folks, Easter this year is on Sunday - April 5th. And yes, just a few weeks away. When thinking about the holiday meal - what is most important to you? Is it slaving over the stove all day or is the being able to enjoy a meal without the worry of cooking. For me, it's option "B". If you have ZERO time to cook a fancy … [Read more...]

5 Tips For Raising Kids in the Age of Google

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Raising Kids in the Age of Google

Google this. Google that. Growing up pre-Google, if I wanted to find out something - there were only a handful of ways to get the information. I had my parents, family and friends that I could ask. Then there was the library, but the library of 1995 looked nothing like the library of 2015. Getting information required effort and required me most likely talking to someone else … [Read more...]

Looking for a Video Baby Monitor? Check Out Levana Stella

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Levana Stella Video Baby Monitor Review

We have been reviewing the Levana Stella video baby monitor system in our house the last few weeks. I always like to review an item for a period of time with regular use so that I can give you all the details about the product. I posted a photo on Instagram of the monitor and received a call from a former co-worker inquiring about it. He had just had a newborn and also has a … [Read more...]

Free Minecraft Valentines Printables

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Free printable Minecraft Valentine's Day Cards

We've created 4 free Minecraft Valentines Printables - perfect for your little Minecrafter!  I've mentioned this before and it still holds true - my kids are obsessed with Minecraft. As I type this - my son is on the PC playing, another on the iPad and then another on the Xbox upstairs. Oh, and my husband --- he is playing in his office. This is a nightly ritual so when I saw … [Read more...]