How to Achieve Your Dreams

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Do you ever have those moments where you get completely overwhelmed, and find yourself just wanting to crawl under the covers and hide from the world? Someone posted that on Facebook the other day. I'd be lying if I said I couldn't relate. ... [ Read More ]

Taking Life In Stride

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It's Labor Day. Traditionally, this is the end of the summer here in Minnesota. And as I find myself looking forward to warm sweaters and boots, Pumpkin everything, and chillier weather, I can't help but wonder: where did the summer go? I spent ... [ Read More ]

Managing That Overwhelmed Mommy Feeling


I feel like I've been such a disaster lately. A disaster in a good way, but my brain feels like it's in ALL the places right now. Which has unintentionally taken my focus off of blogging, and I don't like to do that. But you still love me, ... [ Read More ]

Mommy Essentials With Two Little Ones


When Ricky was a baby, I wrote this post about all of the essentials that kept my life easier as a first time mom. While many are still applicable, it's funny how there are so many MORE tricks I know this time around with my two guys. And how much ... [ Read More ]

WAHM: Making It All Work With Limited Childcare

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After my last post, I got a lot of emails from all of you who also work from home, wondering how I make it all work. Sure, I've got these tips and tricks for working from home with a little one...but what actually makes our days tick?  I get it: ... [ Read More ]

WAHM: How do you actually get WORK time?

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Have you read all those articles about how we all have our kids way too involved in too many things, there are too many things on their schedules, yada yada yada? Me too. I'm one of those parents who likes my child to try things, but we haven't ... [ Read More ]

WAHM: Separating Your Work Life and Family Life

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One of the hardest things about being a WAHM is the fact that you're likely working out of your home a lot of the time - which makes separation of work life and family life really hard. Trust me from experience, my office is in my basement. And it ... [ Read More ]