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Mom Hack : McDonald’s Delivers with Uber Eats

Sponsored By :: McDonalds  I love cooking for my family, but some nights, I just cannot. Life is super busy- with sports homework and all the things-I have often wished dinner (breakfast or lunch) could just show up at my door, and that my kids would eat it.   After running around all day, working […]

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From the Mom of a 21-Year-Old

My son, my first child, will turn 21 this month … 21.  YEARS.  This is how long I’ve been a mother.  It’s funny how memories are.  Sometimes I can remember every tiny detail – an outfit he wore at a particular occasion and the funny things he said.  Sometimes I can’t remember much at all […]

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Heartbreak Overhaul

 What do you do? As a Type A, I tend to go into denial mode, build up a tough exterior, and then clean and organize everything in sight. BUT I have learned through life and counseling that this is not healthy. When I was younger, I thought you could only get your heart broken by […]

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Learning Life

I am currently stuck in a weird stage of life where older, wiser people look down upon me with eyes full of adoration at my naivety regarding life in general and my lack of experience in such, yet younger people now speak in terms that I no longer relate to and listen to music that […]

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Warning: Tantrum Zone Ahead!!

Parenting a 2-year-old child is Ah-mazing! Watching her learn more words, shapes, colors, numbers, letters and sounds is a joy to watch. It is in those moments that you cherish how sweet and innocent your child is. Then imagine a few moments later the record player stops and comes to a screeching halt.  What was […]

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Being Okay with a Less Than Perfect Summer

I’m a teacher, so when summer rolls around I always have a grand idea in my head of what my time at home with my kids will be like.  I plan on trips to the splash park, summer library programs, and the pool. Something fun every week I tell myself. No technology on Tuesdays. At […]

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The “Best” Massage Ever

My wonderful husband purchased a handful of massages for me as a Christmas gift because I’m raising miniature dictators, I work a billionty hour a week, I have back problems, and he doesn’t want to be murdered in his sleep.  Or maybe just because he loves me, whatever.  So, periodically I get to have a […]

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You Got the Job Interview…Now What?!

You Got the Job Interview….Now What?! As someone that has both interviewed with companies and has been the employer interviewing others, here are my top 12 tips (yes, most people share 10, but I figured I would add in 2 bonus)! Show up on time. Better yet, show up a FEW minutes early…do not show […]

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Let Down Your Nets

I would have been friends with Peter. The one from the Bible. Jesus picked 12 friends to do life with and I would have absolutely gotten along best with the hot mouth. Impulsive. Loud. Quick to speak. Slow to listen. Can’t stop running his mouth kind of disciple, that’s Peter. And I would have gotten […]

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