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Stains. How do you get rid of them? #MaytagMoms

  Laundry stains. For the most part, I don’t do much with stains. I let the washer do what it can do, and leave it at that. I accept that my kids will stain their clothes with spilt juice… or while doing our hands on activities, such as with shaving cream, or playing in the […]

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12 Things I Gotta Do Before the Baby Arrives!

I’m finally to the point of counting down the weeks left in this third pregnancy. 5 weeks and counting. [Take a stab at guessing when the baby will get here!] And reality kind of hit over the weekend that I’m not at all prepared for the baby to actually be here. My husband was diligently […]

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Once-a-Week Laundry System #MaytagMoms

I tried doing once-a-week laundry a while back [I guess it was probably a year ago]. I did it successfully for a while. But it was tough with my old washer and dryer. I was rushing to get it done. I rarely got it all done in one day. And eventually, my one day a week […]

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Laundry That’s Dependable Enough for Lovies! #MaytagMoms

I got my new Maytag Bravos XL washer and dryer! Yipee!  I listed off quite a few reasons before about why I am so excited about this opportunity to be a Maytag Mom! [a.k.a. Why my old washer sucked.] The top of the list was that my washer always stopped mid-cycle and beeped at me non-stop. […]

8 Ways To Prepare Your Child For Preschool

8 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Preschool

Welcome to Katie of Mommy with Selective Memory and Susan of Kindergarten & Preschool for Parents & Teachers.With school starting just around the corner, they’re sharing some ways to prep your child for preschool! Perfect timing for Henry!   Mommy’s Dilemma My daughter is a social little girl. She is always on the prowl for […]

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Tackle Diaper Rash: Bathtime Activities

This post is sponsored by Boudreaux’s Butt Paste®, the effective diaper rash cream that treats and prevents diaper rash with every change. Let’s kick some rash! I’ve been using Boudreaux’s Butt Paste® for four years now [maybe not for me personally...]. Even with a toddler, its still handy to have around and with another baby on the […]

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Laundry. Is there a Light at the End of the Tunnel?

What do you like about doing laundry? Really? Did I just ask that? [Okay, my excuse it that I have some big news.... but just hold on...] Shall I rephrase? What do you not like about doing laundry? …. there come the answers. I asked this on Facebook earlier this week and was flooded with […]

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My Pregnancy Symptoms: The Munchies

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Quaker Oats. All opinions are 100% mine.   I’m pregnant. With number 3. And with each pregnancy, its been the same. First sign of pregnancy… I get a bloody nose. Yep. That’s right, bloody noses. Weird, I know. But I always get a few […]

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We Get It: Night Terrors

Night Terrors. Phew. Just saying it exhausts me. Seriously. I cannot explain what a night terror is. And I’m [this] close to videoing George when he has one. But can’t bring myself to publish that for the whole world to see. A night terror is not a nightmare. I can only explain it as something […]

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Family Challenge: Get Outside as a Family

The Family Network is bringing you a monthly Family Challenge, in hopes to challenge you to do the same. April’s Family Challenge is to Get Outside as a Family. I’ve been saying over and over that this weather has been incredible this year. [We mowed the lawn in March, when has that ever happened before?] Anyhow. April […]