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Last-Minute Online Gift Ideas

Procrastination. Too much to do. Mom brain. Toddler turning your shopping list into “art”. Just a few of the reasons why we might forget to buy a gift. Of course, we never realize that we left someone off our gift list until we’re wrapping presents or on our way to a holiday gathering, and suddenly we’re faced […]

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indulgences

#TreatYourself: 7 Pumpkin Indulgences

Ahh… fall in Arizona! Goodbye 100 degree temps, hello 90’s, maybe 80’s during a cold spell. While we don’t see leaves changing colors, we do see the signs at Starbucks for the Pumpkin Spice Latte. That’s what signifies the return of fall for those of us in the desert and the return of all things pumpkin! What started […]

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Mom Olympics: 10 Events That Moms Do Every Day

I’ve been a fan of the Olympics since childhood. Every two years, I get super pumped and have the games on pretty much 24/7 from the opening to closing ceremonies. However this year’s Summer Games felt a bit different to me. I realized that I’ve already done many of these events in the six short years that I’ve […]

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10 Reasons why I like Target more than costco (6)

10 Reasons Why I Love Target More Than Costco

Target. Costco. Two words that send moms into declarations of love while conjuring up gleeful images of roaming the aisles with reckless abandon, scoring deal after deal. While both stores offer large quantities of family items, from floss to furniture, all at reasonable prices – moms seem to pledge their allegiance to just one. #TeamTarget or […]

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Reality TV

A Reality TV Series About My Reality?

I’m probably one of the few people on the planet who doesn’t watch Dance Moms. It’s because I grew up dancing and spent time in the competition scene, and the show is nowhere close to my reality. But if it wasn’t so extreme no one would watch it. That’s what makes great reality TV… drama. When I heard about the new Bravo […]

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