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5 Must Have Car Accessories For Family Road Trips

5 Must Have Car Accessories For Family Road Trips

It’s inevitably. Eventually, some time in your life you will end up on a road trip with your kids either out of necessity or pleasure. Hopefully, it’s the latter. Because who wants to be forced into a 14 hour road trip with three kids? Not […]

Basic Invite Supplies Extra Design Options **PLUS** Discount Code

Basic Invite Supplies Extra Design Options **PLUS** Discount Code

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I’m Not Just Another Mom Blog

I’m Not Just Another Mom Blog

Your Fired!   After 10 years, a decade of service to this family, I’m fired from motherhood. As of August 28th, I will have no children at home to care for. All three of my children will be in elementary school. There is a shift […]

I Fear What I Cannot See   Growing A New Me

I Fear What I Cannot See Growing A New Me

Have you ever watched a thunderstorm roll in at night? At first, the sky is clear. There might be a few spotty clouds and stars. Oh, the stars! Everything related to parenting is picturesque in the beginning. However, far off in the distance you hear the thunder […]

Just another day…

Just another day…

The first day back to real life after a holiday break is never my favorite.  For me, it just seems like everything is harder, in slow-motion.  Even though it’s been just a couple of weeks out of our regular routine, it feels much longer.  My […]

The movie called “Life”

I came across an awesome facebook post today about how one mother is intentionally limiting her kids’ use of electronics.  She wants them to hone social skills, the art of conversation, and not miss teachable moments because they are too buried in technology to interact […]

Naked Preschoolers and Dirty Chicken Sandwiches…

Good morning, all.  I like to think that with all the years of working with kids that I had before starting my own family and the 6+ years in parenting I have under my belt that I have seen a lot.  Not it all, but […]