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I'm a yeller

I’m a Yeller

I often think back to my perfect parenting days, you know, before I had kids and knew just what kind of parent I was going to be. I knew that I was going to be the parent that remained calm in the midst of my children’s tantrums. Who would respond with a zen-like manner when […]

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dog trainer

Is a dog trainer REALLY worth it?

If you’d asked me if I needed a dog trainer in my life, I’d have served you a quick NOPE.  Of course, now that I’m doing all the other things I swore I’d never do (driving a minivan, homeschooling my kids, going to bed at 9…), it’s time I wave my Hypocrite Flag all over […]

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Living my Best Mom Life

As women, we have so many unrealistic expectations placed upon us. We should be able to do everything AND look amazingly gorgeous in the process. As mothers, we are supposed to juggle work, husband, kids, family, extracurricular activities, volunteer work, exercising, friends, and find a small moment for some “me-time.” Social media will lead you to […]

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bubbles in summer

How We Schedule Summer

Working at a school and being a “type-A” personality, I thrive on a schedule. That first week of “summer break” throws my mind and body for a loop. I don’t know what day it is, what time it is, or what’s coming up on the agenda. It’s almost like I have to find myself again. […]

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5 kids

5 Things about 5 Kids

A little list about things I hear, and things I think about having 5 kids! Yes, they’re all mine.  You would not believe the number of times that my husband and/or I get this question when we are alone with all 5 kids in public. Heck, we get this question just being with the 3 younger kids, […]

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