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Crady family goals

Setting Yearly Family Goals

I don’t know about you, but I’m too old for New Year’s Eve. I’m all about those Netflix countdowns for the kids, the ones you can play AT ANY TIME. Like 9. Or 7. The past few years, we’ve gotten together with several other families and let our kiddos run wild and crazy until 9 […]

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I asked Internet Strangers for Parenting Advice

And it almost backfired.  Half experiment, half parenting desperation, I turned to one of those giant national groups on Facebook where the most you have in common with the other members is that you’re all moms. My {just turned} six-year-old has been hitting his barely two-and-a-half year old sister lately. And the other evening he […]

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Memphis Moms Blog event team

Event Team Open Call

We are thrilled that you are interested in being a part of our event team! Do you love attending MMB events? Do you enjoy a fast paced environment? Do you like working behind the scenes to make an event happen? If you answered yes to these questions, you might just be a great fit for […]

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Memphis Moms Blog rules for mothering

Two Rules of Mothering

My youngest sister is pregnant with her first child (Yay!). And she recently told me that she is overwhelmed at the amount of information, most of it conflicting, that is out there about parenting. And she’s totally right! The thing about the internet is that it can be both your best friend and your worst […]

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Memphis Moms Blog college hangover

Halloween Hangover

It’s the day after Halloween. And I have a Halloween hangover. Not literally (I have too many kids and trick-or-treating takes too long for all of that). But the glory, and the business, that is October is over. No more pumpkin patches, no more church trunk-or-treats, no more costumes, no more candy, no more class […]

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Day Tripping’ :: Jonesboro, AR

At just about an hour away, Jonesboro is a surprisingly cute town with several, kid-friendly, things to do. Since it’s Arkansas, there’s a fun mix of outdoor and indoor activities, perfect for the crazy weather that fall can bring! Things to Do: Arkansas State University Museum: With permanent exhibits focusing on Arkansas frontier life, programs […]

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Memphis MMB birthday week simple

Happy Halfy!

I’ve tried. Really I have. To have cute birthday traditions. We’ve done the balloons in the bed (crib), but that required me to get up REALLY early. And I just don’t have the time or energy for all of that. We’ve tried presents (wrapped and everything) on the table, waiting for them when they wake […]

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