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Category Archives: Kids & Parenting

I had a few friends over for a playdate at my house a few weeks ago, and while the kids played we caught up on life and all of its ups and downs. Lately my time has been consumed by decluttering my house using the KonMari method in The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and focusing on […]

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I’ve been a work-outside-the-home mom, a part-time working mom, a work-at-home mom, a stay-at-home mom and several variations of those combined. Any way I choose to spend my days, parenting small children is hard work. It’s exhausting, yet so rewarding at the same time. Babies are wonderful, but besides the adorable smiles and snuggles, it’s […]

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As the days grow longer, the air loses its chill and the prospect of new life is evident in the budding blossoms popping up in fields and grass, we know that Spring is upon us. Among the birds chirping and sunny skies, my Spring brings with it a heavy cloud. The reminder of what was […]

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I have never been big on Valentine’s Day; it’s just not a “holiday” that holds much meaning for me. The wasted paper from pre-written Valentine’s cards, the flowers that will die in a short matter of time, the excess of sugary treats- no thank you! I’ve always been a bit of a Scrooge on this […]

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