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Here you’ll find encouragement for moms and tips for babies and toddlers.

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My Love/Hate Relationship with Homemaking

I haven’t always felt like the Queen of my Household. I’ve been married for 10 and a half years now, and for the first six years of my marriage, taking care of my home felt like a burden. In fact when I was first married I despised taking care of my home. I often complained

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Overcome Stay at Home Mom DEPRESSION

Stay at home mom depression is a real thing and it can seem almost impossible to overcome. Being depressed is seen in a variety of ways. You lack joy as a mom. Taking care of your home feels like a burden. You don’t have energy to care for yourself. You are overwhelmed by everything. Stay

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Wondering how keep a house clean with a toddler? Here is your answer! It is possible to have a clean and tidy house even with young kids. #toddler #clean #home

If you are wondering how to keep a house clean with a toddler, this article will tell you. Toddlers make messes, but that doesn’t mean you have to have live in a mess.  I’ve heard it said that cleaning a house with a toddler is like brushing your teeth and then eating Oreos. That is

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These are four of the best and most simple tips you need when shopping kid's consignment stores! Sometimes shopping in a consignment store can feel overwhelming and confusing, but it doesn't have to be. Save money, time, and energy with these consignment store tips! #kids #clothes #consignment

If you don’t like to wait for sales and dig through clearance racks, shopping kid’s consignment stores is perfect for getting your kids clothes at a great price. Most of my kid’s clothes come from our local consignment store, Once Upon a Child. But I’ve also shopped other consignment stores, and these tips will help

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Find out how to build a simple kid's wardrobe with these 3 steps. Yep, it only takes 3 steps to create a wardrobe that works for your children. #kids #mom #clothes #simple This is how to build a kid's wardrobe.

This post is part of a 3 part series all about simplifying your kid’s wardrobe. In this post I’m sharing how to build a kid’s wardrobe, next I’ll share tips for shopping kid’s consignment stores, and last I’ll share how I organize my kids’ clothes. Building a Kid’s Wardrobe used to overwhelm me. I was constantly

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Wondering what to get for a second baby? Here are the second baby must haves to make the transition between one child to two much easier! #baby #parenting #musthaves #mom

When preparing for a second baby, it sure is nice to know what to expect for the most part. It was easy to eliminate things that I knew we weren’t going to use based off of having one child already. However, throughout this first year, there have been things that we have used over and