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Parenting

The Many Moods Of A Work-At-Home Mom

While I’m fortunate to be a work-at-home mom, each day is a roller coaster of emotions. There is no divide between my life as a mom and my career and every move I make is is a multi-tasking miracle. Stressful, much? You bet. Here’s what my average day is like: It’s 6:30 am, and my […]

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I Let My Daughter Wear Whatever She Wants

When I was 14 and graduating from junior high school, I wore what I damn well pleased. “What I damn well pleased” happened to be a slinky evening gown. It was a basic slinky evening gown, mind you, sleek and powder blue without frills. Since I was a late bloomer, I stuffed my foam bikini […]

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Fun Summer Nail Art Designs For You and Your Kids

With July 4th coming up and a summer of beachside fun ahead, there’s one thing my little girls and I can’t stop discussing: nails! Summer is a fun time to experiment and play with nail art, and nothing adds a splash to your mommy-and-me outfits like matching manicures. Some of the cutest summer nail art […]

Tips and Tricks

6 Ways To Help Your Child With Back-To-School Anxiety

Does your kid have back-to-school jitters? The start of a new school year after a summer break is full of school supplies, paperwork, and new lunch ideas. But with all the frenzy of back-to-school preparation, we as moms might forget that our children are having some anxiety about starting a new classroom, with new peers—they […]

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DIY Day of the Week Underwear for Kids and Tweens

Emotions are running high in my house this year. If one of my girls isn’t rolling her eyes, then the other one is sticking out her tongue. And, fine, I’ll admit that some of those eye rolls, deep sighs, and scowls come from me, too. But, there’s also a lot of laughing, blown kisses, and […]

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Your Most Stylish Season Yet: Fall Must Haves For Your ClosetSponsored content

I’m a fairly low-maintenance kinda gal. I like outfits with pockets, clothing items that pull double-duty from work to evening, and stuff that I can hang out with my kids in for hours on end. One of our favorite clothing companies, CHAPS, has been my go-to for clothing picks for awhile – since long before […]

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Overlooked Essentials Your Family Needs For FallSponsored content

When the seasons change, I want my wardrobe to change as well. I generally have high hopes, meaning, I wistfully peruse my favorite fashion sites to get a handle on what the chic people are wearing before settling down on the couch to eat an apple fritter in the tattered robe I ordered from a […]

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14 Back-to-School Outfits for Stylish Kids

Back-to-school outfit shopping was always one of my favorite traditions as a kid, and now that I’m a mom it still is. Even though my eldest is still in preschool, we make a big ritual of picking out her back-to-school outfits together, shopping the racks at big retailers and small dot-coms alike. And even though […]