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When you are sucking at life

The last part of the year was a struggle. For months I had constant migraines. Then starting in October it felt like my family was sick non-stop for 3 months straight. We passed around a virus, then strep, then a stomach bug. I’ve said it here before, but I was worn out in a way… Continue reading When you are sucking at life

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Accidentally nailing it with my kids this Christmas!

Yeah that’s right. So far this holiday season I appear to be nailing it! It’s a total accident though. And maybe not an accident but more that my friends and family deserve as much credit and thanks as I can possibly ever give for making opportunities happen for my kiddos. It’s a big deal because… Continue reading Accidentally nailing it with my kids this Christmas!

Food · Meaty Main Dishes · Sides and Veggies · Soups

The “in between” holiday cooking: What do you make from Thanksgiving to Christmas?

What are your at menus at home like from Thanksgiving to Christmas outside of holiday baking? Do you try to keep meals lighter? Are you going to holiday parties and have a bare fridge? Is there really no change until it gets closer to the actual holiday? Our schedules are kind of guiding some newer… Continue reading The “in between” holiday cooking: What do you make from Thanksgiving to Christmas?

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I’m a Bah Humbug Mom

You know those people that start counting down the number of weeks until Christmas in July and don’t mind holiday decorations making appearances in stores before Halloween? Yeah, that’s not me. . . . . It continues here at my next piece for the moms blog site:  I’m a Bah Humbug Mom Feel free to pin it,… Continue reading I’m a Bah Humbug Mom

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When you share your birthday with the holiday season.

Here’s my next post for the Oklahoma City Moms Blog: Don’t Skip Your Birthday Feel free to pin it, comment on it, or share on your Facebook page or other social media. Just in case you don’t know, I am excited to be a new contributing writer on Oklahoma City Moms Blog. It’s a collaborative mom blogging site that I’ve been following… Continue reading When you share your birthday with the holiday season.