Simple Ways to Milk Life

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Summer Bucket Lists are everywhere right now. I look at them and get ideas for what I want to do with my boys but can also feel this pressure to do THE BIG THINGS, the things that would look impressive in a pretty instagram photo, in order for my family to have a great summer. […]

Making It Easy for Moms on the Go

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Not a single member of my family is a morning person. Probably the only thing worse than dealing with any of us grumps in the morning is dealing with any of us when we didn’t manage to get breakfast. That’s truly scary. So we need breakfasts we can grab on the go. Even better if […]

Joining the Capri Sun Crew

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This post is part of a series as a compensated #CapriSunCrew ambassador.  My boys are soccer ball kicking, basketball shooting, baseball hitting, karate chopping, race running kids. It seems we’re always headed to or from a practice or a game. You can always find me on the sidelines with my phone, a book, my most […]

Planning for Summer Spontaneity

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareItForward #CollectiveBias  Messaging below is intended for ages 21+ and is intended to be enjoyed responsibly, in moderation. Summer is almost here and one of my favorite things about summer is that we can be spontaneous. No school, […]

A Perfect Fit for Your Home

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Thank you to Kleenex for sponsoring today’s post and inspiring me to try Kleenex Perfect Fit! For several years, my home was decorated in toy store shabby chic, also known as having three very small boys leaving their toys all over the place. We aren’t quite as bad now, since they’re much better at helping […]

Fun Spring Clothing from Aventura Clothing

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I’m an Aventura Ambassador. These clothes were sent to me as part of that program, but all opinions are my own. If you see any pieces you like, either in this post or on the Aventura site, you can shop for 60% off!  If I could describe my style in one word, it would be […]

3 Laundry Tips for the Sports Parent

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, all Radiant laundry detergent. All opinions (and dirty laundry) are mine alone. #RadiantLaundry #CollectiveBias I have three very active little boys, so laundry is one of my biggest chores around here. Add in that my boys are not only getting their clothes dirty […]

Share A Haircut to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

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This is a sponsored post with Hair Cuttery. It was one of those conversations that sticks with you. Back in college, a friend and I were gossiping talking about a mutual friend’s relationship disaster. This friend’s boyfriend had treated her horribly and then everything blew up when she found out he’d cheated on her. My […]

When I’m Hungry…

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhenImHungry #CollectiveBias There’s a story that my husband likes to tell about a trip he and I took to California when I was almost 7 months pregnant with our youngest. The trip out there took all day and […]

Getting Kids Excited About Reading

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Put a good book in my hand and I’m a happy girl. Even a halfway decent book will do. I’ve been like that for as long as I can remember: a lover of books. My youngest caught that book reading bug early and he’ll read anything he can get his hands on. My older two […]