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In 2016, many parents are aware of social media and the risks that come with it. Recently Kristina at Mother’s Niche wrote a blog post showing just how prevalent pornography is on Instagram. If you haven’t yet, go check it out. It’s worth reading. The purpose of this post is to give you a quick…

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I’m half way done! It feels really good to be able to say that. Paul and I were talking the other day and I asked him if he thought it has been going fast so far and he laughed and said no. I would have to agree with that sentiment. 🙂 I am trying my…

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Burt’s Bees. All opinions are 100% mine. Having a drab day can easily come with the territory of being a Mom. I want to share with you some of the ways I make my day from drab to fab with 5 easy steps. These…

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Every once in awhile, I look around and wonder how in the world I came to be a Mom. I mean, who are these kids anyway…? They can’t really all be mine, can they? First one kid, then a few kids and a few more…and heck, why not adopt? And then, before you know it,…

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We always have good intentions when making New Year’s resolutions at the beginning of a new year, but there is just something about those resolutions that causes us to lose steam about two weeks in. If you’re tired of seeing your New Year’s resolutions fade into mere wishes shortly after the new year begins, here…

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  First, I want to start this post by saying CONGRATULATIONS! If you are reading this you are most likely in your first trimester of pregnancy and that is a very exciting place to be. If you missed our announcement I am now pregnant with our fourth child and we are so excited to have…

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That’s right!! We are expecting #4 and we are sooo excited.  It is so hard to keep pregnancy a secret! I have been dying to tell you! I thought I would answer a few questions you might have as I have been asked these questions already…   How far along are you? I am 12.5…

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How do we encourage our daughter’s ambitions? In a society that still favors men often in a work force it can be a daunting task. I grew up in a family of educators, my father as a principal/superintendent and my mother as an elementary school teacher. They always encouraged me to achieve but were able…

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Five years ago, we met Jordan for the first time. If you don’t know Mr. Handsome, he is the big brown eyed, brown haired little boy that strutted into our family and turned it upside down. I can hardly believe it has been five years, and at the same time, it feels like an eternity….

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Ultimate Rewards. All opinions are 100% mine. Recently I have been fascinated with the concept of giving the gift of experiences to those you love rather than things. This may or may not have been prompted by the piles of toys that my…

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