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As a working Mom, I feel like I don’t have enough hours in my day to get things done.  I’m constantly running around, driving my kids to and from school and their activities.  When I’m not writing, taking pictures and...
This post is sponsored, but all opinions are my own. While there isn’t much of my childhood that I really remember anymore, there is one specific thing that I’ll never forget…  The soothing smell of Vicks VapoRub. When I was...
I’m incredibly excited to share our first guest blogger post, written by my incredibly awesome friend, Amy! Amy is the Mama behind Confessions of a Momster! I love all things crafty and creative.  We are known for going over the...
Before we decided to cut meat from our diet, we, like most people, LOVED bacon.  We would eat it as often as we could. Whether it was for breakfast, in a sandwich or even in ice cream, we never passed...
It was an afternoon in February, 13 years ago and I had just taken a pregnancy test.  Your Dad and I knew we were ready to be parents, but we didn’t realize just how fast our dreams would become a...
*While we were compensated for this post, all opinions are my own. Germs.  When you’re a parent, they are literally everywhere.  In our home, we are lucky if we can go a full month without one of the kids bringing...
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ProgressIsPerfection #CBias #CollectiveBias Now that we’ve found a few smoothies we love, we decided to kick it up a notch, adding fresh fruit...
Easy Vegan Granola Recipe We are constantly looking for yummy, good-for-you snacks.  Our family recently discovered that we all really love granola! I mean, what’s not to love?  Oats, nuts, dried fruits, maple syrup, all baked until it’s toasted and...
I’ve always had a love/hate relationship with scales.  Years ago, there were many times, pre-kids, when I would step on a scale and rejoice.  Now, since I’ve had kids, I’ve wanted to throw our scales across the room.  I’ve returned...
Do you have a specific weight in mind that absolutely terrifies you?  I did and in early December, I stepped on the scale and I had surpassed that frightening number.  I remember staring at the scale, with tears in my...
When people hear me say that I work from home, I think they misunderstand what exactly that means.  Do they picture me lounging on the couch with a drink in one hand and the remote in the other, surfing Netflix...
Searching for the Unicorn of Green Smoothies? I was given a challenge by my kids… find a green smoothie that doesn’t taste like a green smoothie.  Confused? Yep… I was too.  I personally love green smoothies and green juices but...
What would you say if I told you that I was able to get outfits for my husband and three kids for under $20 total?  One store.  One twenty dollar bill.  It was a challenge that we decided to take...
What do you do when your 8-year-old tells you that she wants to try vegan banana bread? Well, if you’re me,  you run to the store, buy all of the ingredients and you bake one with her immediately before she...
Our Kids Can Teach Us So Much The other day, we were at our local playground. The place was packed with kids running around, swinging, sliding and playing hide and go seek.  Everyone was having a blast except for one...