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We Survived Preschool!

We did it! We made it through his first year of school with minimal bruising and no broken bones. And now we get to celebrate with summer vacation… wait, what? I was a school mom for the first time and survived being on someone else’s schedule. It’s been a decade (yikes) since I graduated from college, and I’ve […]

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Smoothie Time!

Who doesn’t love a good smoothie? Their simplicity, nutrition, and delicious taste make them great options any time of day! Our family gives our blender a good workout on a daily basis. Here are my tips and favorites! Benefits: Smoothies are perfect for a quick breakfast while walking out the door. If your mornings are […]

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Celebrate However You Want!

When it comes to Valentine’s Day we all sit somewhere on the spectrum between full on romantic holiday and boycotting it completely. I think the beautiful thing about the holiday is that you can celebrate however makes you happy. For some it’s the traditional box of chocolates, a dozen red roses, and a cute stuffed […]

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Giving Thanks for Food

Food is an important part of our family. We grow it. We enjoy making meals from scratch. We enjoy dinnertime, especially on the rare occasions we can all sit down together. Even in our toughest times, we made nutritious food a priority. Thanksgiving reminds us that we’re grateful to be able to say that. For […]

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