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The 7 Daily Affirmations of a Tired Mom

I’ve read countless articles about how daily affirmations can improve your life. It’s said that daily affirmations can improve your way of life or even turn things around to go your way. I’m going to call bogus on that. Sorry if I just burst your bubble.  It’s not that I’m not a believer in daily […]

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We Don’t Pay Our Kids for Doing Chores in Our Home

In our home, we don’t pay our kids for doing chores, and we never will. That’s a bold statement. A very bold statement about chores that my husband and I absolutely stand behind. I’m well aware that it sounds somewhat similar to the lofty and well-intentioned, yet foolish, “My children will never watch tv.” But […]

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8 Binge-Worthy Teen Dramas That I’ll Watch As A Mom

Whether you are looking for some serious me time distractions or just a great binge-worthy teen drama, I’ve got you covered. Here’s the real deal. When I have me time, I often spend it deep cleaning the house, rearranging furniture, or accomplishing simple mundane household tasks. My 20s self would have been cranking the 80s […]

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