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Scheduling 'Unscheduled' Time

Scheduling “unscheduled” Time

A huge part of becoming a mom, for me, is finding balance. Within relationships, eating well, staying healthy, having fun, and the biggest is spending fair time among family and friends. I always want everyone to be happy and that has shown to come at the expense of my own happiness. Finding a balance that […]

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Making Your List & Checking it Many!

 Make your upcoming Holiday season more enjoyable by utilizing a list and planning ahead. Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Shop Small Saturday are all ways to save and cross things off your list. Below are my tips and tricks to get your list taken care of early so you have more time to actually enjoy […]

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Getting the Most Out of Your Pumpkins

With the end of the pumpkin season drawing near, be sure to make the most out of them! They can be much more than decorations on your front steps. Pumpkins can create a sensory treat, creative thrill, and a baking celebration! Be sure to look at all your options before they hit the trash.  Traditional […]

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Traveling with My Toddler

The overly packed suitcases, zip lock bags full of snacks, fully charged kindle, and newly opened sticker activity books. All the traveling essentials for a toddler trip! It can be overwhelming before you even get started. On our recent trip with our 2 year old, our vehicle was embarrassingly full. Its hard to know what […]

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Life Happens, Coffee Helps

Today is National Coffee Day, not that anyone needs a special reason to have a cup of Joe. Coffee is close to my heart for many reasons. I started drinking coffee at a young age, with my grandmother {I call her Nan}. I am 5′ 10″, so my height was not affected from the consumption […]

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Fall Weather = Closet Cleanup

Fall Guide to Cleaning out Your Child’s Closet With the change of the season,  drop in temperatures, and the need for more layers, comes the perfect time to clean up your Child’s wardrobe! This might mean purging, handing down, or saving and storing. For this topic, I decided it was only appropriate to enlist in […]

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Anatomy of a Made Bed

September 11th National Make Your Bed Day Make Your Bed, Everyday. Its not that hard, it doesn’t take long, and it looks so much more attractive! Not everyone considers themselves a “morning person” but this really doesn’t require much thinking. I was a Nurses Aide in high school at my local Nursing home and one […]

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Let’s Stay Home

Date Night, Mom & Dad Time, Just being Home. As an introvert, its not hard for me to enjoy alone time at home. I find joy in staying home, and have no problem relaxing in the comfort of my space. I can’t tell you the last time I felt bored or was looking for something to […]

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Meet me at the Farmer’s Market

Meet me at the Farmer’s Market One of my family’s summer traditions is to hit up the local Mankato Farmer’s Market! We typically attend on Saturday mornings and spend time looking for treasures and treats! Its a complete win-win for everyone. Oh and its free! Mom gets a coffee (locally roasted to perfection)  Josie gets […]

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