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Surviving a toddler tonsillectomy

My toddler recently had a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy and I am just about surviving! While it is fresh in my mind I thought I would go through the things that have helped us get through these 2 weeks. Before the Surgery We got a great book called Good bye tonsils which helped hugely. We read it […]

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On Turing 30 (1)

On Turning 30

I’m turning the big “Three-Oh” this year and it has me doing all kinds of introspection-y type things. I don’t hate or dread getting older; in fact, quite the opposite. You see, I’m like a fine wine – I just keep getting better with age. JUST KIDDING. I’m not that annoying. Or maybe I am… […]

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Happiness in a Happy Meal

Happy Meal. The dreaded words that cause my toddler to ecstatically grin ear to ear. My two year old is obsessed with the golden arches and the contents of the child crack. I knew this day would come especially since some late night chicken nuggets and fries have always been my husband’s guilty pleasure. It was […]

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Mom's Time To Unwind

Why YOU Need Mom’s Time to UnWind

Disclosure:: Mom's Time to Unwind is a sponsored event, made possible by partnerships with the companies mentioned in this post, however we would not work with a business we did not feel brought value to our readers and we are very excited about all of the amazing products and businesses our guests will get to [...]
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Things I wish I had known about Breastfeeding

Things I wish I had known about breastfeeding

Breastfeeding. When I was pregnant with my first I wasn’t sure if I wanted to do it. It sounded easy from what we were told at antenatal classes and read online, but I just wasn’t sure if it was for me. Then he was born, instinct seemed to take over and I knew right away […]

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What I’ve Learned from Clothes Shopping

I had a moment yesterday when I inserted my card into the chip reader. The moment where my nose crinkled, my heart fluttered and my brain got a little warm. I was spending a hefty chunk of change on some new clothes…for me. Not my kids, not my husband, not on house necessities, but all […]

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A Glass Ceiling Has Shattered

A Glass Ceiling Has Shattered

It’s official – a woman has been nominated to represent a party for the possible Presidency of the United State of America.  A glass ceiling has been shattered.  Or has it? It doesn’t matter if you care about politics or whether you are for or against the woman who is nominated, this is pretty big for […]

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