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The grown ups (that’s you!)

I’m so happy to introduce you guys to Billy today. He has some really interesting things to say about self-care, […]

Image Credit: © Suzette – www.suzette.nu | found here | CC by 2.0  Jessica is with us today discussing, once again, how do we […]

The nature of blogging is so fast paced – always working to churn out that next post – that every […]

I’ve written here already about how back-to-school always feels like a breath of fresh air to me – largely because […]

I’m all about making life easier when possible. As moms we are juggling a million things and making lunches for […]

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So technically I’m taking suggestions here. I mean, I think we’re doing it mostly right, if level of difficulty is any […]

Image Credit: © Don Lavange | found here | CC by 2.0 (edited) As the seasons change gatherings with friends will change too, morphing from […]

Finding just the right activity to sign up your little one to attend, can be nothing less than maddening. I […]

With school beginning soon, and a couple of my friends recently welcoming third babies to the family, helping the older […]

Image Credit: © Tricia | found here | CC by 2.0 (edited) Every single time I stumble across an article or a post relating to […]

The summer is quickly coming to a close, has it been what you hoped?! If your answer is, “Not exactly”, have no […]

You guys know I’ve been a long time fan of positive parenting expert Amy McCready. My family has used her […]

In the seven years since we’ve been throwing kids’ birthday parties, the party landscape has lost its mind. I blame […]

Do you guys make your own baby food? It’s something I always wanted to do but never quite got my […]