Easter traditions

by Mommy April 18, 2014 Uncategorized
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Most of our holidays are centered around religion. While I know it’s the most important reasons the holidays are celebrated, I also like my kids to have fun and have good feelings towards traditions that accompany the holidays. Easter is one such holiday. As a parent with young kids, I want them to know the […]

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What is Beauty?

by Mommy April 7, 2014 Life
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There are a few women in my life that really express the true meaning of beauty. Some I know very well, my grandmother for one, is an incredibly beautiful woman. She is strong, she is wise and despite a full life with kids, grandkids and great-grandkids, she has very few wrinkles to show for it […]

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Financial Challenge Update

by Mommy March 16, 2014 Life
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Last month, I participated in a financial challenge.   A few months ago, I did an audit of our grocery expenses and I realized we are very reckless spenders when it comes to food, so the Gail Vaz-Oxlade financial challenge was exceptional timing. The beginning of the month started out incredible.  I had a blue […]

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Skintimate Signature Scents Mandarin Burst

by Mommy March 9, 2014 Giveaway
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In just a few days, it’s going to be my 34th birthday.  While I’m not overly excited about being a full year older, I am thankful for nearly 34 years of life experiences.  With the relentless winter we had this year, I would think that spring would never come if it weren’t for nearly 33 […]

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Next Issue 30 days Free

by Mommy March 3, 2014 Deals
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I’ve read my fair share of magazines in my day.  I actually remember some of my very first magazines Sticker Magazines Chickadee Owl And then of course when I got a little bit older there was: Bop TeenBeat (Looking through the Google search from some of my old favoute magazines, I’m pretty sure I’ve owned […]

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Say No to Diets

by Mommy February 12, 2014 Life
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When I found out I was pregnant, I couldn’t wait to raise a perfect gentlemen.  A few months into my pregnancy, I was shocked to learn I was actually having a girl.  My heart quickly made it’s way into my throat as I saw the life I had ahead of raising a girl.  I remember […]

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Financial Challenge

by Mommy February 3, 2014 Life
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A few months ago, I took a very close look at our spending habits. As a family of 4 (well, 5 including my Mom) I expected that we would have some high bills. Of course we have housing, cars, insurance, and food, but I could have never expected our groceries and restaurant purchases to be […]

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