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Christ Church School Open House

Christ Church School – educating the WHOLE child – mind, heart, and spirit! Join us for an Open House on Thursday, 11/30. The event will begin on the playground at 8:45 am. Tour our beautiful campus, meet our amazing teachers, and learn why Christ Church School is your child’s key to educational success!

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My New Favorite Thanksgiving Tradition: Outsourcing It!

I grew up having pretty traditional family Thanksgiving. Visitors from out-of-town, a huge turkey and all the trimmings, what seemed like as many pies as people. My mom prepared for days, no, WEEKS, for this one giant meal. The menu was always the same, because everyone had their non-negotiable favorites. It was predictable, delicious, and […]

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Adopt-a-Family Holiday Tradition

Last fall, when I was planning our annual Friendsgiving dinner, I stumbled across Vista del Camino’s Holiday Adopt-a-Family program. I told my friends about it and most people spent a few extra bucks and we ended up with enough for our Adopt-a-Family to have a full Thanksgiving feast. Later, we enjoyed a mom’s morning to […]

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20 Things I Love About Scottsdale

When I started putting together this list of 20 things I love about Scottsdale it was to mark our two year anniversary of moving here. While I was writing this post my husband accepted a new job that will relocate our family back to California. The list is still all the reasons I love Scottsdale, […]

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Moms About Town – SMB Guide to Family Friendly Events for Sept 2017

Are we literally in the month of September? This just seems crazy. Yet here we are. So, Scottsdale Moms, when you are about town, here’s your guide for Scottsdale family friendly events happening this month.   National Lazy Mom Day – Friday, September 1 (first Friday in September – AKA TODAY!). Let’s just kick off the month with a […]

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Join the SMB Community Groups!

One of our first and foremost goals at Scottsdale Moms Blog is to connect moms with each other. We try to accomplish this through our Mom’s Night Outs, event calendars, play dates and of course articles written by local moms. We are excited to announce that now we have another resource to help support YOU, […]

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Mom Tribes After The Baby and Toddler Years

When I first approached the subject of mom tribes I was missing my California life, specifically my life as a mom of babies and toddlers. I was missing the camaraderie that comes from new motherhood, the swapping of baby food recipes and how-to’ s of potty training. I was missing the park meetups, long stroller […]

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Cheers! Summer Sangria Recipe

Whether you’re celebrating an occasion or just enjoying some time at the pool, sangria is a perfect summer addition. Here’s a sweet recipe to keep you cheers-ing all summer long. Ingredients: 1.5 L red wine (cabernet sauvignon, merlot, zinfandel, etc.) Try using a combination of wines around the $10 mark. Using a combination will give […]

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