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December 22, 2014

You’re a single mom because you’re divorced; because you’re widowed; because you got pregnant at a young age and never had support; because your children’s father is serving our country and has been deployed more days than he’s been home; because your niece and nephew wer...

December 16, 2014

If you need an easy recipe for a sweet holiday treat, this is the one to go to! I made it for my work party and it turned out great.  Here's all you need:

1 package of Oreo (I bought the red and green icing/filling just for color)

Pretzel Sticks

M&M's

2 packages of...

December 9, 2014

Mommy chat rooms, mommy blogs, mommy websites, they’re all the rage. Right?  We’re looking to other moms we’ve never met for advice, we’re reading blogs written by folks we aren’t even 100% sure exists in real life, and we’re looking to companies to give us the best revie...

December 8, 2014


I won't lie here, I had a hidden agenda. I had just had 2 "poor me" days and I didn't feel like sitting at home. I was getting more depressed by the minute. I even had tears most of the day. I decided it was time to amp up the holiday spirit and get Kaleb excited about S...

December 3, 2014


1.       “It seems like your kid is always sick.”  Never, ever say this. Regardless if this is true or not, never say this to a mom.  If it is true, chances are, we already know they’re always sick and the last thing we need is for you to re...

December 2, 2014

1. I have a secret. I'm popcorn obsessed. OBSESSED.  There's a gourmet popcorn place near my work and I go there too many times.  They have all the flavors and then some.  Over the Turkey Holiday, I ran out of popcorn and had a minor panic attack.  That's when I knew...

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