A Childlike Summer #HungerFreeSummer

I worked with The Motherhood on this post, sponsored by ConAgra Foods. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Since my last post about #HungerFreeSummer, I’ve talked more with my boys about what we can do to help kids who worry about having enough food to eat each day. Thanks for sharing!

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Girls’ Night Out vs. Quick Dinner for the Kids

moms night out

Drinks With the Girls: A cocktail made with cherry vodka, ginger ale, and pomegranate juice. For the Kids: Water. Because it’s good for them. And they drank all the milk with breakfast. Appetizers With the Girls: Goat cheese and pistachio soufflé, accompanied by Asian pears, with a pomegranate jus For the Kids: Uh, they need an appetizer? […]

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Getting Older Ain’t All Bad

birthday cake

Today is my birthday. My 37th birthday. Sometimes I can’t believe that I’m nearing 40 because wasn’t college graduation just last year? Or didn’t I just get married? Or didn’t I just have my first baby(or even my third)? Then again, I’m perfectly content with this age. Things change, absolutely, but something that change can […]

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This Is Our Autism: Pour Your Heart Out

the middle boy

Our autism is a huge collection of Angry Birds stuffed animals, carried around and slept with, even though they’re too numerous to be carried in one trip. It’s eyes that flicker to mine, but don’t linger. It’s lots and lots of peanut butter sandwiches. Sometimes it’s stares and questioning glances. Our autism is two brothers […]

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Cool Morning Treat #IcedDelight

international delight recipe

I’m not a morning person. Not even a little bit. But in the summer, mornings are the easiest time for me to get work done because my kids sleep in. Once they’re up, they’re asking to go to the pool or the beach or to have friends over. So I need to take advantage of […]

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