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8 {FREE!} Things Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

If you type “Mother’s Day gift ideas” into Google Shopping, you will get a long list of the latest and greatest things that Mom “needs” this Mother’s Day.  Suggestions cover all areas of the retail spectrum, from necklaces and wind chimes, to personalized knick knacks and this Mother’s Day Brunch gift basket.  (Although I’m having a hard […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week – The Dos and Don’ts

Stop. Don’t keep reading until you take a moment to pull out your planner, Google calendar, or bullet journal and put a huge circle (or star, flower, whatever kind of doodle you’d like) around the week of May 1 – May 5. Did you do it? If not, I’ll wait . . . Okay. Now we can move […]

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Unique {and USEFUL} Father’s Day Gift

Tired of the giving the same old Father’s Day gifts? Want your children to use their imagination to create something unique while still having it be useful? Here is a quick, easy, and inexpensive gift your kids can make this year. (I recommend this for ages 4+). 1) Gather up your materials. You will need: T-shirt (darker […]

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Mother’s Day Giveaway from {made} community {giveaway closed}

Happy May Day! Only 10 more days until Mother’s Day! We’ve decided to celebrate by offering an awesome giveaway today from {made} community!  If you read Kate’s favorite things post yesterday, you already know that {made} offers gorgeous handmade necklaces, earrings, and bracelets.  You may also know that they only use repurposed, vintage, USA-made, or fair-trade materials.  […]

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Iowa City Moms Blog Mother’s Day Guide

Well, it wouldn’t be a moms blog without a big surprise for Mother’s Day!  We are so excited to announce the “Iowa City Moms Blog Mother’s Day Guide 2013”.  This guide is a place where you can find information (and maybe even a coupon!) from some amazing local businesses that can help make your Mother’s […]

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