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Mommy to two beautiful girls. Happily married and a constant over-achiever. Obsessed with health, natural living, staying active and battling PCOS. Full-time job in Human Relations and also a Girl Scout Troop Leader. Trying to enjoy every moment before it slips by way too fast.

Safety 1st

Accidental injury is one of the top five causes of death (CDC). Safety 1st is driven by a single-minded focus of making the world a safer and happier place for our cherished little ones to grow up in – whether in their car seat on their first ride home, snuggled

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Pediped Fall
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Cooler evenings and mornings are not far off anymore. School has started, which means that we parents have been furiously shopping for back to school items. Did you know that on July 24, 2013, Pediped will give back to schools as part of it’spediped® ♥’s Schools initiative? What this means is

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Lunch Kits
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School has begun, which means mornings are insane in our house. From the time our eyes open, we are getting everyone showered, breakfasts distributed and lunches made for school and daycare. Rubbermaid LunchBlox Kids Tall Kit has been a fun addition to our lunch rotations. I have to say that

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Reebok Realflex

“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Reebok. I received a Famous Footwear gift card to purchase a pair of Reebok shoes to facilitate my review and to thank me for participating. It’s that time again and I’m sure you’ve been in full back to

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My New Teacher and me

I can hardly believe that it’s time for school again! The new school year can be both exciting and a little nerve wracking for little ones. I know that my six year old was EXTREMELY nervous to start first grade last week. She even froze as the bell rang and

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MAM Trainer Cup
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It’s always fascinating to me how babies prefer certain brands over others. They like the feel of the bottle, shape and texture of the nipples and of course they all have to work together or they will likely spit it out and yell at you. MAM has been our pacifier

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Trilogy Rosehip Oil
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I’m not a spring chicken anymore and all those years of sun exposure is rearing its ugly head through means of lost elasticity, age spots and fine lines on my face. It’s frightening what happens to your skin in a mere ten years! In my mid 20’s I was in

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We love our mom
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Reading to your kids not only increases your bond with them, but it encourages your child’s imagination and thirst of knowledge. Here are some new releases from HarperCollins just in time for Mother’s Day this Sunday, May 12 and Father’s Day, June 16. The Berenstain Bears: We Love our Mom

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I’ve been a really big fan of Esthex toys since the first time I laid my eyes on them four years ago. They are like no other plushies you will find out there. I find them whimsical and captivating. I find them ALMOST on the level of adorableness that would

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Mia: The Easter Egg Chase It’s an Easter Egg-stravaganza, and Mia can’t wait for the festivities to begin. Every year, Mia’s family has an Easter egg hunt, where a big chocolate bunny is hidden as a special prize. This year is going to be the year that Mia finds the

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