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Summer Eats! Simple Salads To Keep You On Track

Last summer I ate and drank what I wanted when I wanted. I decided to trade the gym days for beach days with my family.  It was heaven! We had a great time and checked everything off our bucket list. And by mid-July, I was sporting a fabulous tan. Unfortunately, I was also sporting a […]

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The Neighbor Kid Won’t Go Home

  Summer is here. School is out. My kitchen floor is covered in dirty footprints, sand covers the floor of our minivan, and my shower curtain rod is the placeholder of many bathing suits waiting to dry. It’s a true mess, but the most beautiful kind of a mess. I love that my kids spend […]

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Summer Struggles of a Working Mom

Some of these summer struggles are felt by every mom. Some of these are specific to working parents. Some of these are just my general complaints. But, there are just some things I need to get off my chest as a working mom during the summer: Weekends Exactly how many parties can we cram into […]

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In Parenting, Be the Rumble Strip

Bright and early one morning, after too many trips out of bed to remind my 4-year-old stepson to keep his voice down, my husband awoke, and I promptly rolled over in an attempt to get a few more minutes of sleep.  Not long after, the 4-year-old woke the six-year-old with his early morning not-whispers, and they […]

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