2019/01/31
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How a Piece of Furniture Transformed My Life

As many of you know, we’ve been in the midst of a full-on Marie Kondo-ing of our entire house and this is when I realized how […]
2019/01/29
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Easy Recipe for Chicken Tacos with Avocado Cream Sauce

This recipe for chicken tacos with avocado cream sauce is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and Hass Avocado Board. However, all opinions expressed […]
2019/01/29
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Disney’s the Nutcracker and the Four Realms Blu-ray Review and Giveaway

Thank you to Disney and ABC for inviting me to Los Angeles on an all-expense paid trip, in exchange for coverage of Disney’s the Nutcracker and […]
2019/01/28
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My Unexpected Pregnancy at 39

A few years ago, I wrote a post called, Unexpected Pregnancy at 40, What Would You Do? and it was about my friend who was pregnant. […]
2019/01/25
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My #DWTS Experience Inspired by Disneys Nutcracker

Thank you to Disney and ABC for inviting me to Los Angeles on an all-expense paid trip, in exchange for coverage of Disney’s the Nutcracker and […]
2019/01/23
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Every Time I Sneeze I Pee My Pants

Today was the anniversary of the day I fell and dislocated my elbow last year. I know that because my amazon photos wanted to taunt me […]
2019/01/22
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Things to do in Chicago with Teens during Winter

I’m a Chicago girl and there is nothing I love more than sharing my hometown with my daughters. I love taking my children to visit my […]
2019/01/21
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Parents Guide to Teen Slang Words You Need to Know

Ok moms of tweens and teens, I didn’t forget about you. I’ve scoured the internet to compile a comprehensive parents guide to teen slang words. Ever […]
2019/01/21
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American Girl Doll of the Year 2019 Blaire Wilson GIVEAWAY

My girls love American Girl Doll. They’ve loved them since our first trip to the American Girl Doll Store in Chicago when they were just little […]