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Seven Reasons NOT to share Kid’s Names on a Blog

I don’t know if anyone noticed but in my previous post I added a picture of my daughter’s birthday cake. You may or may not have noticed that I blocked out the spot where her name would be. Some of my readers (especially family) know our names but many only know us by Sam (me, of […]

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Activity Ideas for March!

Everyone is looking for ideas for this annoying in between time. It’s winter. It’s spring. It’s winter again. This is going to be fun for you AND your kids. Add up your points throughout the month of March! The goals are to spend as little money as possible while maximizing quality time and having lots […]

Down and Back

Well, I’ve been MIA here on the actual blog lately though you’ve probably seen my posts on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. (Hint, hint: click and follow if you aren’t yet!) My computer kerplunked on me. Poor thing is worn out. I’m hard on computers. What can I say? (Hoping to fund a new one in […]

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Funding Christmas

I all ready have ALL of my Christmas shopping done. Yep. The top of our closet is full of Christmas morning surprises. We have less than 6 weeks left to keep them hidden! Let me start out by saying, at this point in the year I haven’t always been so prepared. (I probably still won’t […]

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Veggie Tales Review & Giveaway!

I don’t know many people that don’t know and love Veggie Tales! They have consistently come up with smart, funny, moral stories for everyone to enjoy. I was just 3 years old myself when the first Veggie Tales movie was released in 1993. 21 years later I’m still watching some of my favorite cartoons with […]

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First Week of OT!

Well this past week was our first week of Occupational Therapy for Bitty Bug. I was apprehensive about therapy before her evaluation  but honestly she just thinks she is playing with a new friend. ALL of the kids do. The reality: they ARE playing. The best part is that Bitty Bug is basically in love […]

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I hate you!

Wow. Want to regret the things you did to your own parents as a child? Become a parent. It’s a great way to pay yourself back for being a little pain. Those of you with tiny angel babies have this to look forward too!! “I hate” (anything and everything and ALL THE THINGS and nothing) […]

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Let me be vague: What freaks parents out the most?

The possibility that anything at all could be going on with their kid(s) and they don’t know how to help. That right there is the worst feeling in the world. Whether there is a blatantly obvious health issue or a hunch that something is off. From a potential stomach virus all the way to the […]

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You know you’ve seen Frozen . . .

I don’t know many people who haven’t seen the amazingly awesome and deliciously quotable Frozen movie. There are some telltale signs that you’ve actually seen it way, way, way too many times. Please comment and share your experiences too. We can come together in support for one another. Brace yourself and read on to learn […]

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Parents Are Crazy

It seems like there is a lot of fight-the-power going on against all the negativity surrounding parenthood. We are mommies and daddies, hear us roar! But, guess what? We are crazy. There are some key symptoms to parental craziness. Parents are nuts. It’s not in such a bad way though. We’re just weird. We freak […]