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Meeting Brady

My Boys… Throwback Thursday #autism

Before Brady was born, I knew he’d be special. He had to be with all of the craziness that surrounded my pregnancy. Hyperemesis gravidarum, Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs), back spasms, nerve issues in my arms and sciatica, contractions from 15 weeks on, preterm labor starting at 6 months and going until he was finally born at […]

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Meeting Brady

My Boys… Throwback Thursday #autism

Before Brady was born, I knew he’d be special. He had to be with all of the craziness that surrounded my pregnancy. Hyperemesis gravidarum, Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs), back spasms, nerve issues in my arms and sciatica, contractions from 15 weeks on, preterm labor starting at 6 months and going until he was finally born at […]

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Food For Sleep is Designed to Help You Sleep at Night

I’ve had a rollercoaster of a sleep pattern for years. Often with insomnia keeping me up until 2 or 3 am and then dragging the next day trying to wake up. Then other times, falling asleep early, just to wake at 4 am and not be able to go back to sleep. When I was […]

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LeapFrog LeapBand – Fit Made Fun Day with Mia Hamm #FitMadeFun

Recently, LeapFrog sent us the new LeapFrog LeapBand to review and use with my youngest boy who is 6. He is loving being able to customize his own pet and play with him. He loves to feed his puppy and watch him on the screen. He hasn’t gone too much past just playing with the pets […]

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Tipsy Tuesday: Perfect Pink Grapefruit Paloma

I love my wine and craft beer for sure. But every now and then, the occasion calls for a mixed drink. I’m always looking for lesser-known cocktails to add to my repertoire, and the Paloma is one of my favorites. While it’s long been a favorite drink south of the border, here in the US […]

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TRESemme and WalMart Help You Get Award Show Hair

The VMA’s were last weekend and I am the perpetual 14 year-old so I watched, recorded and watched again. So many great outfits, performances and HAIR! Since I recently started rocking celebrity-style extensions, I am constantly looking at sites to get ideas for my hair. Award shows are perfect for getting some amazing ideas for […]

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7 Punny Halloween Costumes for Teenagers & Adults

My 15 year old son is still really into Halloween. He loves hanging out with a few friends and going trick or treating, even though they are well past my “12 is the limit” age for ToTing. At least he has 2 younger brothers that he and his friends can take out, posing to be […]

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KidZone at Taste of Colorado!

    photo atasteofcolorado.com Taste of Colorado or, “The Taste” as we all know it, is a Labor Day tradition for Denver-ites. They’ve always been a mecca of free family entertainment and great food. We especially enjoy catching the nationally-known musicians. (EnVogue is going to be there this year! Total 90s flashback!) This year there’s […]

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Tasty Tuesday: DIY Pumpkin Spice Creamer

Some people look forward to fall for the colors, some can’t wait to break out the boots and sweaters, some because it means that the holidays are right around the corner. But let’s be real.  Most of us are waiting for Pumpkin Spice Lattes, amiright?  (and also boots and sweaters, natch.) It was announced recently that […]

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9 Best Bets for Back to School Bargains

I’m a bit of a slacker when it comes to buying fall clothes for my kiddos. I prefer to wait until it’s actually fall–hard to get in the sweater-buying mood when it’s 95 degrees out! But with so many retailers offering deals right now, it’s tempting to buy ALL THE THINGS. So, I set out […]

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Help Teachers Earn School Supplies with @GreatClips #GreatList

It’s no mystery that teachers often pay for many of their classroom supplies out of their own pockets. With constant budget cuts, lack of funding and over stretched families, teachers are left to pick up the pieces to fill their classrooms with much needed every day supplies. Great Clips is trying to help both teachers […]