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10 Ways to Ease Morning Sickness

10 Ways To Ease Morning Sickness

Are you or someone you know suffering from morning sickness?  Today I’m sharing 10 ways I’ve found to help ease that awful, all-day nausea!  I want to start off by saying I’m not a medical professional.  These are just some ways that I’ve found to be helpful in easing my own morning sickness.  If your […]

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Finding Perspective in Motherhood

I love being a mother. It’s something I’ve always dreamed about and although my path to motherhood didn’t go quite how I had imagined, I’m incredibly grateful to be a mom. I don’t take this opportunity lightly and consider it a great privilege. I do my best to have a positive attitude (some days are way […]

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Kids are Human Too.

Kids are human too. This four little phrase has changed the way I approach parenting. I’m not sure why it took me so long to realize, but now that my mind understands this, I have so much more patience for the little ones in my life. When my firstborn developed into a toddler, I wasn’t […]

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*NSYNC and Beanie Babies: Memories of My Former Self

Amongst the pile of Easter and Christmas decorations I find them -three navy blue tubs filled to the brim. The tubs were tagged with a hastily scribbled label: Kelli’s Memorabilia. Up until this point, I was a cleaning machine. After unwrapping Christmas a few days before, I had the sudden urge to start organizing my […]

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Take Care of Yourself: Self-Care Reminders

January was an absolute doozy of a month. One of the toughest I’ve endured in my seven years as a mom.  Coming off that holiday crash combined with 10 days of everyone having the flu was soooo tough. Truthfully I wasn’t sure I would survive. My goal for February? To fill up my OWN tank. […]

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10 Reasons Why Your Hairstylist Really Is Your Best Friend

I didn’t fully appreciate my hair styling appointments until after I had kids.  Before kids, getting my hair cut was just something I had to do, another thing on my to-do list, and one more expense.   Since having kids, my hair appointments have become my most coveted times. I exclusively breastfed my babies, so […]

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Talking About Death With Young Children

The first time grief catches me off guard, I am reading an article about swallowing incorrectly. My daughter’s speech was slow to develop and is still not as articulate as is typical for her age. I read the article and wonder about her facial muscles, if an issue with mouth movement could possibly be causing her […]

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Mom Makeup Refresh {Places for Mom Pampering}

I had baby number three at the end of 2017. Either being pregnant or nursing for nearly six years straight, this mom was ready for a change. Since a new wardrobe was out of the question, I thought some new skin care products and makeup might just do the trick (also much more cost-effective). Plus, […]

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