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10 Places To Go On Mother’s Day

With two young children, sleeping in really isn’t on my radar for Mother’s Day. I’ve resigned to that fact and am actually fine with it. Who needs sleep when I’m running on the love fuel of motherhood? Laugh with me, please because let’s face it, love can only carry us so far! Up with the sunrise means […]

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Hilton Sandestin Beach Resort & Spa Room Tour

We are always on the hunt for great family-friendly vacation destinations. You know, somewhere we can take the kids that has plenty of activities for both parents and the littles. This week my daughter and I were invited to check out the Hilton Sandestin in Fort Walton Beach, Florida as part of a “Mommy and […]


My Smoothie Journey to Weight Loss

When the New Year rolled around this January, I took a hard look at the extra weight I had been allowing to hang around for too long. I can’t blame it on the babies anymore because my “baby” is 5 1/2 years old. There was no one to blame but myself and my love of […]


Featured Review: Evenflo Advanced Transitions 3-in-1 Booster Seat

Gosh. Car seats are tricky aren’t they? They’re one of the most important things you will ever need for your child for several years, and because there are so many on the market, it can be confusing to figure out which one to get. As your children grow older, you want to think about a […]


Don’t Panic! 10 Quick Online/In Store Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is almost here- are you ready with a gift? If not, don’t worry! We’ve rounded up 8 easy Amazon prime and Target gift ideas for all the procrastinators out there! Be sure to pass this list on to your significant other and let them know each one is only a click away.   […]

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Featured Review: Graco Swing by Me 2 in 1 Portable Swing

A swing is a must-have on many new parent baby registries. My babies adored their swings. Raised up from the floor, ensconced behind metal poles, plastic trays and wide-winged seats, my babies had a great view of the family room and yet were protected from most of the hubbub of our house. There are three […]


Six Great Pregnancy Apps / Websites

I’m currently pregnant with my second child, and I’ve noticed many differences between my first pregnancy and this one. With my first, I never had enough information. I loved reading about the daily developments of my baby. I really thrived on knowledge. This time around, I am equally excited to be growing my baby. However, […]


My Perfect RV Vacation – East Coast Family Travel Fun

I grew up in a house with 5 kids (8 kids on the weekends – the blended family thing!) and that meant that hopping on a plane for a vacation wasn’t really an option. We took plenty of trips but each trip started and ended with a long car ride.  We lived in St. Louis […]

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Disney World Packing Money Saving Tips

I am headed to Disney World next week with the family for the Disney Social Media Moms Conference. I’m not only super excited about this exclusive, invite-only conference but the family is pretty stoked about returning to Disney World. We are no strangers to Disney World as my mom lives in Orlando and we have […]

10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Having a Baby

This video is spot on! Seriously, all expecting and new parents need to watch it! Have a tissue nearby because…tears! Lots of tears!