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Best Mom Tool – Ever

For those of you with older children, I'm going to give you the best mom tool that I've found - ever. It gets my kids moving, laughing and best of all accomplishing the task that I've assigned. My suggestion is going to be a little shocking to some and I'm probably...

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Sick Kids and Mom Guilt – How Do We Win?

One of the hard decisions that a working mom has to make is the decision whether or not her child is well enough to go to school (day care, sitter's house, etc.) or sick enough to stay at home. This usually happens first thing in the morning. It's amazing how many...

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Let’s Party – Ultimate Blog Party

If you're hopping over from the Ultimate Blog Party, Welcome! I just moved to my own domain after blogging for a few years at wordpress.com. I've partied with the Ultimate Blog Party 2 times before a couple of years ago and I'm really excited about partying again and...

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Let’s Play Catch Up

So, as I've said, it's been really busy here. I thought I should share a little about our fall and winter to catch you up. Here are some of our key highlights: Color Guard in the Marching Band - Practices, Football Games and Competitions Cub Scouts Started Preschool...

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Lovin’ Our New Home

Thanks for stopping by! I'm loving my new home! Ya all know that I love all things techie, right? So, it's only fitting that I brought my blog to a new home where I can add, tweak and play. Ahhhh! Freedom!! I've got a few improvements planned! I'm still going to share...

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A Frugal Mom’s Guide to the Killer Guard

I mentioned that my oldest was entering high school this year, right? My husband and I feel strongly about kids participating in after school activities. Starting last year, we encouraged her to think about what activities she might be interested in. We suggested...

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