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About three months ago, the words I dreaded ever hearing again were spoken by my sons. "Mom, we want to play soccer again." It's not that I have anything against soccer. It's more that I have something against the following: giving...
2018 New Orleans Mom of the Year Whether she is a stay at home mom, work from home mom or working mom, her “job” involves so much more than the title implies. She’s the family nurse and the keeper of the calendar....
Disclosure :: there are affiliate links embedded below if you're compelled to read our suggestions! Stop What You're Doing And Read This Book I know, I know. You're a mom and the last thing you have time for is reading. Between...
I spent a good bit of my summers as a child and young teen in the company of world famous authors and iconic characters. There was something calming in the scent of all those books coupled with the welcoming...
Hi. My name is Danielle, and I have an emotional attachment to fictional characters. That could be television or books I have read but it is definitely there. I don't know when this began, but I finally feel safe to...
Have you ever had an idea or a dream, something you wanted to do, but the practicality, timing, cost, or social-acceptability presented enough seeming obstacles that you hung back? Have you ever asked, can you really do “the thing?” A...
I know what you're thinking. "1,000 dinners?? That HAS to be clickbait!" It's not. I've legitimately made over 1,000 meals thanks to one person and her thirty minute meals. You guessed it - Rachael Ray. I didn't always love to cook....
Who Doesn't Love a Good Movie? There's something so comforting about watching a great movie. Is there anything better than curling up on the couch with popcorn and a blanket and zoning out for 2 hours? It's a chance to...
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Man, what a game that was Sunday night, right? Totally got my heart rate up. First, the Saints were losing, then they were winning, then they were losing again. What a roller coaster! You might be surprised that I...
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I simple adore the holidays. The lights, the food, and let’s not forget the presents. Once PSL is rolled out, I begin to get giddy. While most hate seeing holiday decorations in stores early, I secretly love it. It’s...
DIY Lifesize Jenga Crafting is my jam. I love everything about it. And I'd love to take it a step further and venture into woodworking. But I am learning that some things you’re really good at ... and others you’re...
I will admit that I feed my girls drive-thru easily once a week. Dry cereal in a Mardi Gras cup for breakfast? Check. We are go-go-go. That is likely no surprise for any busy mom. I'm living out the...

 

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