Stop, and Refresh Yourself!

Stop, and Refresh Yourself!

I’m sure you’ve never been so busy that you forgot to feed yourself a meal or two, I mean, who does that? Apparently, all of us Moms. We’ve all been to the point of serving everyone else that we are almost always the last ones to sit down, rest and enjoy a nice warm meal. Instead, we end up eating left over sandwich crust and puffs and the moving on to the next thing that requires our absolute undivided attention. 

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How to get your kids moving this summer

How to get your kids moving this summer

Summer is fast approaching and every Mom out there is frantically searching Facebook chats and online brochures to find the best camps to put their kids in for the summer, because let's face it... we don't want to go insane this summer while the kids are home for hours and hours. I myself and expecting a baby the same week my oldest daughter has her last week of school (talk about timing) so I am on the hunt for activities (or babysitters) who are more than willing to entertain my energetic 5 year old. 

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The Body Trap

The Body Trap

After having my second baby, I remember being a little obsessed (okay, a lot obsessed) with getting back to my pre-baby weight. With all 3 of my pregnancies I gained not 20, 30 or even 40. Yep, I gained 50 pounds!! The sad part is that all my girls delivered on time and as small as a pea. After gaining that much weight, I just wanted to be like all the other Moms on Instagram I saw who had lost their weight within 6 months and had a six pack.

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Creating quality family time in a busy world

Creating quality family time in a busy world

As a parent there are so many things pulling at you're attention. Your job, family, finances, school and the other millions of things that decide to pop up. Sometimes life can get so busy that unfortunately our families can get the short end of the stick.  Let's be honest, when your busy and don't have anything left to pour out at the end of the day it can be easier to hand your kids a snack and an iPad and call it a day. When you are not in the mood to make My Little Ponies talk, the iPad can seem like the best choice for everyone's sanity.

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Keep Dreaming Momma!

Keep Dreaming Momma!

Have you ever felt like as a Mom, you might be a Mom forever. Obviously, you will be, but I’m talking more in the terms of… You will pick up food from the floor, wipe poopie bottoms, always be sticky with who knows what for THE.REST.OF.YOUR.ADULT.LIFE! Not too long ago I was in this exact spot. I was in a place where I felt like I was stuck in a hamster wheel of the same routine over and over again and there was no end in sight. 

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