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Mother’s Day

Mother's Daypalm springs

This post is sponsored by Desert Hills Premium Outlets. Thank you for supporting ITKM and the brands I love. Back when we lived in Los Angeles, I’d make the trip out to Palm Springs as often as possible – not just for the sunshine and poolside cocktails, but also to

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giftskidsMother's Day

One of the best things I ever purchased for my kids is their easel.  Not one day ever passes without one or both of them creating a work of art – in chalk, crayon, marker or paint. Today, we had a painting morning and it struck me that my mom’s birthday

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momMother's DayValentine's Day

This is a sponsored post for Bloomsy Box, fresh cut flowers subscription.  Thank you for supporting ITKM and the brands I love! When it comes to holidays like Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day, I’m pretty easy to please.  Flowers are always my request, potted or fresh cut.  I do have

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foodie mom mother's day gifts
bakingMother's Day

Where my foodies at? I know when my husband asked me what I wanted for Mother’s Day, my mind went straight to the kitchen.  Moms naturally think about gifts for themselves that benefit the whole family… that’s just the way we are, but my top Mothers Day gifts today are

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Mother's Daytravel

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Groupon for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Many men struggle when it comes to choosing gifts for women, especially year after year. You don’t want to just give the same thing as last year, right? (That rule doesn’t

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adult apparelapparelmomMother's Day

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Figleaves. At some point I went from caring about matching bra and panties to… just grab whatever is clean.  I’m pretty sure it happened sometime after my second child was born, when exhaustion ruled and I was a complete

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FHI Heat
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I will forever be the girl who wants to look pretty, but feels clueless on how to make it happen. I’m not by any means shy, I ask stylists and friends tricks of the trade. I search Pinterest endlessly for tutorials and secretly try them all out, usually failing miserably

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We love our mom
bookbooksfather's daykidsMother's Day

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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artworkfashionjewelryjewelrymomMother's Day

I’m a pretty sentimental girl, but not in a showy kind of way. When it comes to my kids, I break all the rules. I’m to the point in my life where I don’t really need anything, so buying for me could be a little challenging. I may say something

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DIY paper flowers
craftsdecorDIYMother's Day

Cut flowers are pretty but they don’t last long, and if you or your mother has a black thumb, the potted kind won’t last either.  Here’s a novel idea: have the kids help you make paper flowers.  You can customize your own gorgeous bouquet or a single stem will do. 

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