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BOB Revolution Flex Stroller Review + Giveaway!

BOB makes one of the most popular jogging strollers in North America. They have been dominating the parent running space for years. The robust jogging tires, the roomy seat, the ginormous canopy and the easy, quick fold have sporty parents swooning for a BOB the second they are expecting. While they are one of the […]

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BOB Revolution Flex Stroller Review + Giveaway!

BOB makes one of the most popular jogging strollers in North America. They have been dominating the parent running space for years. The robust jogging tires, the roomy seat, the ginormous canopy and the easy, quick fold have sporty parents swooning for a BOB the second they are expecting. While they are one of the […]

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BOB Revolution Flex Stroller Review + Giveaway!

BOB makes one of the most popular jogging strollers in North America. They have been dominating the parent running space for years. The robust jogging tires, the roomy seat, the ginormous canopy and the easy, quick fold have sporty parents swooning for a BOB the second they are expecting. While they are one of the […]

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Vegas Tips: With And Without Kids

Today we’re talking all about Sin City. But the truth is, “Sin” City can be totally sinless if you’re taking the kids and looking for some G rated family fun! So we’re sharing some tips on vacationing in Vegas with and without kids. With Kids Circus Circus and Excalibur both cater towards kids. Circus Circus […]

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Super Healthy, Protein-Packed Breakfast Cookies

My husband and I just ain’t got time for breakfast. He’s a grab-a-coffee-and-chug-it-on-the-way-to-work kinda guy. I’m a stay-at-home mom of three under 3, so nobody cares if I eat anything before nap time because they want their breakfast NOW. When I discovered the idea of breakfast cookies I was so super excited. Pinterest really comes […]

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BOB Revolution Flex Stroller Review + Giveaway!

BOB makes one of the most popular jogging strollers in North America. They have been dominating the parent running space for years. The robust jogging tires, the roomy seat, the ginormous canopy and the easy, quick fold have sporty parents swooning for a BOB the second they are expecting. While they are one of the […]

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Earthpaste: A toothpaste so natural, you can swallow it!

I was previously a normal don’t-care-what-toothpaste-we-use-as-long-as-it-tastes-good kind of person. Then my daughter was born, and I wanted safer options of everything. I decided to make my own toothpaste. Ha! I am no Pinterest mama. I was kind of lazy and wasn’t into spending the time to get the right ingredients, so my family ended up […]

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Funky Hats From Yellow 108

Yellow 108 is a Los Angeles based headwear company that specializes in sustainable hats and accessories made from salvaged and recycled materials. They are named after the color yellow symbolizing joy, sunshine, and energy (happens to be my favorite color too) and 108 is the Pantone color for a bright and sunny yellow. Not only […]

bobflex

BOB Revolution Flex Stroller Review + Giveaway!

BOB makes one of the most popular jogging strollers in North America. They have been dominating the parent running space for years. The robust jogging tires, the roomy seat, the ginormous canopy and the easy, quick fold have sporty parents swooning for a BOB the second they are expecting. While they are one of the […]

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Getting My Energy Back with Healing Mix

Many of you know how crazy my life has been lately with my big move and my three kids being underfoot for the past three months during summer break -  but put that on top of the fact that I’m a mom – exhaustion can set in quite quickly these days! When Now for Mothers […]

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Can You Run a 5K?

I am not an athlete. Never have been, never will be. What I am though, is determined. And for quite some time it has been in the back of my mind to run a 5K. Mostly, just to see if I could and you know what I learned on Saturday – I can!   Have […]

Breakfast Cookies

Super Healthy, Protein-Packed Breakfast Cookies

My husband and I just ain’t got time for breakfast. He’s a grab-a-coffee-and-chug-it-on-the-way-to-work kinda guy. I’m a stay-at-home mom of three under 3, so nobody cares if I eat anything before nap time because they want their breakfast NOW. When I discovered the idea of breakfast cookies I was so super excited. Pinterest really comes […]

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Stela 9 Luna Weekender Review

The Stela 9 shop is full of a huge variety of amazing items for moms. They carry footwear, every type of bag you could want, to cosmetic cases and belts! I’m kind of a bag hoarder so of course their bags are my favorite items! The weekenders retail for $282, and there is a wide […]

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DIY No Sew Crib Skirt (a FAIL and a FIX!)

When I set out to decorate my twins’ nursery, I knew I wanted to make my own crib skirt. I was so frustrated with the crib skirt I had for my first born that I was DETERMINED to DOMINATE in the crib skirt department the second time around. Plus, I knew it would be a […]

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A Hot Lunch Brought from Home (VIDEO)

School has finally started! Kids are happily back in their classrooms with their amazing teachers, fun friends and structured schedule that they thrive on. Last week when we visited our new school and met the kids’ teachers for this year, we found out that my middle son’s classroom has a severe peanut allergy and no […]

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Chocolate Lasagna

This is the week that I’ve been looking forward to and dreading all summer. It’s time for the kids to go back to school! Now, let me be clear that they NEED to go back. My 2nd and 4th grader have been getting crazy lately because their normal routine is all out of whack. They […]

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A Renter’s Guide

Are you a renter? Do you know what you’re responsible for and what things your landlord is supposed to do for you? It can be a little confusing to figure out, and if your landlord is not interested in the property, you may end up in some sticky situations. But thankfully, we’re here to help! […]

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Tieks: The Best Mom Flats

I’ll start this post off with saying “I’m sorry.” I’m sorry for what I’m about to introduce to you too. Really, I am! But I know if you take the plunge you’ll email me down the road and emphatically type, THANK YOU, over and over and over again. Now. Tieks. The ballet flat, reinvented. Click […]

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Nickelodeon Paw Patrol – Look-out Playset Review (VIDEO)

Paw Patrol. Oh, Paw Patrol! My 5-year-old can’t get enough of Chase and his rescue friends on Nickelodeon’s Paw Patrol. He knows the theme song, he knows ALL the characters and has probably seen every episode. That’s why, he has begged for the Paw Patrol Look-out Playset every single time we have walked by it […]

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Mom Shirts That Say It All

  Wake up and smell the coffee, mama friends! Well, first you’ll have to start the coffee, because in all likelihood you forgot to set the timer again. Am I right? Or is that just me? Then, sip that coffee and take your pick of a tee make especially for you. One that speaks your […]

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Pottery Barn Doll “My First” Stroller

Here’s how I approached doll stroller gift shopping for my daughter: Can you push it? Yes? Sold. Here’s how she approached doll stroller shopping: “I want the pink and grey one in the store!!!” Yes, thanks to my husband taking my children on an impromptu trip inside a Pottety Barn Kids store, all I heard […]

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First Day of Preschool Blues

As I drove the familiar route home, I glanced in the rear view mirror at his sweet face. “Tell me about your day, Mama?” I started explaining what happened after I had dropped him off at his first day of preschool. My first full day without my boy since he was born, I think. He […]

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My Little Pony POP Review (VIDEO)

The kids are at it again! Playing and testing the new toys that are coming out in preparation for the holiday season. Once we get past the back-to-school madness, we’ll all start to think towards the holidays. We know when October hits, it’s the beginning of a whirlwind of holidays. First there’s Halloween, quickly followed […]

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Boyfriend Jeans: Comfy and Cool!

Boyfriend jeans are all the rage right now, and for good reason! They are comfortable, can be dressed up or down, and look good on every body type. Pair them with a tee and Birkenstocks for a summer casual look, or slip on your sexiest pair of heels and bright red lips for a night […]

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10 Signs You Are Living With a 3 or 4 Year Old

We talk about the sleepless nights of the baby stage, the madness of the toddler years, and the terrifying terrible twos, but we really don’t talk about the roller coaster ride of emotions that are the preschool years. What’s it like living with a kid who can now express themselves well? Here are ten signs […]

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Baby Shower Gifts for Mom (Not Baby!)

  Around 2004, when I got married, I rode the wave of endless bridal showers. Quiche, finger sandwiches, cupcakes, non-stick pans, silverware, lingerie. Delicious food and fabulous friends all celebrating the bride-to-be. Gotta love a bridal shower. A few years later came the baby shower tsunami. Quiche, finger sandwiches, cupcakes, onesies, Diaper Genies, nursing bras. […]

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