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When I was in the early years of motherhood, I felt overwhelmed by all of the choices I had to make. Which crib were we going to buy? Would we pick out gender neutral paint? What brand of diapers should we use? I really had no idea how overwhelming becoming a mother would be. Thankfully, one of the many choices I had to make as a new mom wasn’t difficult.[more ...]
How are you celebrating mom this Mother’s Day? If you’re running low on ideas, I’ve gathered a few that might work for you,
but if you’re still questioning what exactly
you want to do, let this post serve as instruction, or simply inspiration, to get your creative juices flowing. Today’s post is a collaboration of ideas that range from the simple to the more complex, but I don’t think any of these ideas are too complicated for you to replicate.
I appreciate all of the bloggers who contributed their ideas for this round-up post.[more ...]
Today’s post is by guest author, Lesley Frank of Lesley Veronika Photography.
As the weather becomes warmer, we all start to think about the summer, and summer means family vacation. As most families are now planning their summer vacations, they should also be thinking about how to preserve those family memories. You’re in a new, exciting place. You’re creating memories with your family. You will want beautiful photos to look back on 10/20/30 years from now to remember what a wonderful time you had with your children.[more ...]
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Cleaning the house, especially the kitchen, is all too often a seemingly insurmountable task left to one lowly individual to tackle alone. On nights when it’s Neil’s turn to bathe the girls, I’m stuck on kitchen duty and vice versa. Some nights, it’s not too bad. Other nights, by the time I’m done, I’ve been overcome by a slightly murderous rage at the sheer amount of “stuff” I had to clean up.[more ...]
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I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again, we moms don’t cut ourselves any slack. Zero. Nada. Zilch
. We give ourselves no room for error, and we definitely don’t allow ourselves enough personal time in this busy thing we call life.
Can I share something honestly with you? 9 times out of 10 whenever we get a little extra money from the odd side job or the overpayment on a bill (it’s rare, but it has happened), you know where I think about spending it first?[more ...]