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Before I had my first baby, I was obsessed with preparing and making sure I had everything I needed. I read the blogs, asked my friends, watched the YouTube videos, and made multiple lists.  Then I created a meticulous...
Too tired to cook dinner at the end of a long day but don't want to spend an arm and a leg feeding your krewe? I've got you covered with a comprehensive list of all the place kids eat...
Do you ever feel guilty throwing things away? Last week as I was cleaning my home, my trash bag got stuffed to the gills. Old birthday cards, mismatched socks, stained t-shirts, keychains, flashlights, report cards, all resisted me as...

Cleaning Up the Mess

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Messy House, Messy Mind The other day, while scrolling through my Facebook memories, I found a post that I had made at the peak of my time as a little kid mom. It said something along the lines of, "I...
What is a balance bike? A balance bike looks like a regular two-wheel bike, except it doesn’t have pedals. A kid sits on the seat and then uses their feet to push off the ground to make the bike move....
First of all, let’s get this out of the way. I love the Dollar Store, YOU love the Dollar Store, we are all obsessed with low quality and low price items and feel the rush of relief when the...

My Love of Consignment

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So Many Clothes Like most people, I have a closet full of clothes, but nothing to wear. I love clothes and, aside from a few staples in my closet, I get tired of them quickly. Although I am far from...
As a parent, things must get done.  Every day, I think to myself that “There’s not enough time in the day to do anything. Let alone time for myself, Tuh! Yea ok.” I will admit, I’m always tired. I’ll...
It’s spring in South Louisiana and that means... CRAWFISH BOILS! If you’re lucky enough to eat your fill and still have leftovers, you may find yourself in a rut with what to do with them. I’ve made everything from potato salad...
Whew. Last night was rough. By the time we got home from carpool, and drums, and practice, and brother's baseball game, it was 8:15 pm and we hadn't even started homework or eaten dinner. I had done my best...
When my boys were babies, I made all of their food. I loved steaming vegetables and busting out my food processor to introduce them to new things. As they got older, they continued to eat what was served, rarely...
Do you ever get a craving for something so intense that you do whatever you can do to fix said craving? Well, I have been craving Jambalaya. No, I am not pregnant, but this craving is strong like I...
Disclosure :: The post is sponsored by T3. But all opinions expressed below are my own. T3 :: The Secret to Hair That Behaves Every Day {Unlike The Kids} As moms, we very often put ourselves and our needs on the...
G-string, tanga, cheeky, hipster, bikini, boybrief, boyshort, and, of course, hi-waisted AKA granny panties. The options are there for all body types and sizes. And, plenty of times, what we gravitate toward as young twenty-something hopefuls could drastically change...