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We’ve come a long way, baby (gifts)

I have always enjoyed shopping for baby gifts. Everything is so cute and little! Pre-mommyhood, I’d go to a baby superstore,  pick out my favorite scented baby lotion, a super cute super tiny outfit and those packs of blankets that are no bigger than a Kleenex. Now, as a mom outside of the baby stages, […]

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Our Last Splash

This post was sponsored by Goldfish Swim School – Dublin and Goldfish Swim School – Westerville, but all the opinions expressed here are totally my own. At Goldfish Swim School, there are large glass windows behind which the parents sit to watch the lessons. Parents get to stay dry. So you’ll have to excuse me […]

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Meeting More Mamas

  When my oldest was born and we made the decision that I would stay home (“we” as in my husband and me; the kid didn’t get a say in the matter), I really never gave much thought to how much I’d want or need a mama tribe in my life. After the kid and […]

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Getting a ‘jump’ on summer swimming

This post was sponsored by Goldfish Swim School – Dublin and Goldfish Swim School – Westerville, but all the opinions expressed here are totally my own. We stayed around town for spring break, and with two active kiddos and lousy, un-spring-like weather, I thought a Jump Start Clinic at Goldfish Swim School would be a […]

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Goldfish Crew is Gold Medal Worthy

This post was sponsored by Goldfish Swim School – Dublin and Goldfish Swim School – Westerville, but all the opinions expressed here are totally my own. I’ve been asked a few times now who the best teacher at Goldfish Swim School is, and I’m sure it sounds like I’m giving the company line when I […]

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MOMents to Cherish

Sometimes as a parent you have a moment so horrible that you’re pretty sure you’ve hit a new low in the lowest of low parenting moments. We’ve all been there. Trust us on that. This post really serves no other purpose but to make you feel better about how your momming (or dadding) is going […]

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A Fish For All Seasons

This post was sponsored by Goldfish Swim School – Dublin and Goldfish Swim School – Westerville, but all the opinions expressed here are totally my own.                         It’s really winter now. We’re talking single-digit morning, long johns under your leggings winter here. And also […]

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The Gift of Goldfish

This post was sponsored by Goldfish Swim School – Dublin and Goldfish Swim School – Westerville, but all the opinions expressed here are totally my own. A few months back, I wrote a post lamenting the overwhelming amount of stuff around my house (and actually since then taken a second carload full of perfectly good […]

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Making merry mail with Minted

Disclosure: As part of an affiliate program, I make a small commission on purchases made through various links posted here. Well, Halloween is over, so you know what that means… Christmas music! Whether you like it or not, it’s about time to get your merry on. Let me just stop you right there, Thanksgiving purists: […]

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