Tag: smart parenting

Winter Home Ideas

10 ideas to make your house into a home this winter.


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The Philips Avent Soothie Snuggle

*This blog post is sponsored by Philips Avent, all opinions are my own.* Jude is my first child who loves the pacifier. I tried to get all of my children to take one, but he’s the first one to really fallen in love with it. It was a no-brainer when I was looking…


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Talking with your Kids about COVID-19 and how to handle the stress

It’s the first week our COVID-19 quarantine and social distancing. Maybe you aren’t able to stay at home during this unprecedented time in our country and around the world. Maybe this is the first time you’ve been able to stay at home with your kids, and take some time away from the office….


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How Did You Know It Was Your Last Baby? (A very personal look at having children)

It’s not that I don’t love having children, it’s just at this time I can’t imagine more than four. Selfishly, I don’t think my body can physically handle having another baby. However, from the outsider, I had a healthy / active pregnancy. I was not on bedrest, I didn’t have gestational diabetes or…


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10 Items for Baby That Are a Complete Waste of Money (and 15 that are not)

This is my fourth pregnancy. Fourth time pulling an infant carseat out of moth balls. Fourth time spending hours trying to locate my breast pump after the last time I put it away swearing it to hell and hoping I would never have to lay eyes on it again. Fourth time washing baby…


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Put the Phone Down, Mama!

Let’s be brutally honest here, unplugging from technology is damn near impossible in this day and age. At least to completely unplug it is.  If anyone understands how difficult it is to shut down, it’s a mom who runs her entire business from a phone. I own a business where I manage social…


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