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There’s a “The Princess Bride” Board Game? Inconceivable!

Travel back to all the unforgettable spots from the 1987 flick and work as a team to beat the game.

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What It’s like Being a Mom during COVID-19

“This morning, I hid in my closet just so I could have time to read and do something for me that doesn’t require bowing every direction for the needs of my children. It felt pretty awesome for the short 10 minutes before they found me.”

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Sorry, Not Sorry: Why Girls Need to Stop Apologizing

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You may have heard of a “little” best seller called, Girl, Stop Apologizing (2019) by multi-media company founder, Rachel Hollis. I don’t’ know about you but I’ve read it three times now, going on four. Hollis, speaker, author,…

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The Only New Year’s Resolution I Will Make for Myself…and for You Too

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I once read a quote by Albert Einstein that said something about defining insanity as doing the same actions over and over but expecting different results. It often comes to mind at the end of the year when…

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The Brutally Honest Dad’s Guide to the Grand Canyon with Your Kid

The Grand Canyon. Yep, for this Dad, once is enough. 

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30 Things Only Siblings Will Understand

Brothers and sisters—can’t live with ’em, can’t live without ’em.

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The FDA Issues Warning to Parents: Teething Jewelry Isn’t Safe for Babies

Those popular teething necklaces and bracelets could do more harm than good.

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Is Interfering in Your Kids’ Best Interest? It Depends

At the end of the day, I’ll do anything it takes to keep my kids safe.

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The 15 Funniest Moms on Twitter to Follow in 2018

These 15 moms are absolutely killing it on Twitter in 2018.

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Holiday Hacks for Happiness! Tricks and Reduce Your Stress

Do you find that it gets to a date in December and it’s like someone’s flicked a switch and suddenly hours seem to melt away and yet your to-do lists get longer?
Put a clip in the madness and try…

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I’m Totally Giving up on Having The “Perfect” Holiday—and You Should, Too

The fire in the fireplace glowed with orange and red beauty. The Christmas tree twinkled in a soft yellow light. I slowly sipped my wine as I listened to Bing Crosby sing “I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas.” My little…

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I Took the Leap & Quit My High Stress Job to Stay at Home—What I Learned

Finally last year the opportunity presented itself and we took the leap. I quit my high-stress, 24-7 career and we moved six hundred miles away where I became a stay-at-home mom.

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How Parents Can Grow from Mistakes (Because They Do Happen)

No matter what your belief system and without getting too philosophical, I think we can all agree that nobody is perfect. Where we differ is what to do when we make a mistake, grown ups and kids included. It reminds…

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The Seven Milestones That Make Me Silently Swear

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Milestones. As a parent, you think about them, worry about them, and celebrate them.
For me, there are some that make me swear like a drunk sailor in my head:

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1. When…

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Dear Kids, I Love You… But Mommy Needs Her Alone Time

Dearest Children,
My sweet darlings, momma will always be here for you.  Come to me with anything: your needs, your fears, your worries, your victories.  I love you and I live and breathe for you.  For you my offspring my…

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Why I’m an A$*&hole Parent (According to My Kids)

We all have days where our kids drive us nuts and bring us to the brink of insanity. We all have those days when we love our kids, but don’t really like them. Guess what? We, as parents, drive our…

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The 6 Stages of a Sleep-Starved Mom(bie)

You know that feeling when you wake up bright-eyed and bushy-tailed after a nice night of sleep?
Me neither.

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As a mom, I’m pretty sure I may never again experience the simple privileges of getting…

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New Craze: The Positively Magical Puffle Cone

Have you puffled? The ice cream hype heard round the world marries made-to-order liquid nitrogen ice cream with a Hong Kong import: the Puffle cone. The result is magical!

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Laugh Till You Cry: @LosFelizDayCare

LA might be ground zero for crazy and obsessive parenting practices. Would your kids fit in at the fictional and hilarious Los Feliz Day Care? Find out!

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8 Wonderfully Whacky Atlanta Holiday Traditions To Enjoy This Season

Atlanta has a quirky flag and flies it proudly during the holidays. Read on to share in a collective “atta-boy “ for our city that refuses to take itself too seriously, and get ideas for how to celebrate the season in fun and festive ways.

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