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Non Restaurant Valentine’s Dates

Ah Valentine’s Day. I have a love/hate relationship with the greeting card invented holiday. On the one hand, I love that there is a holiday devoted to love and relationships. On the other hand, it feels very mass marketed and forced. I also HATE (sorry, I’m trying to get my kid not to say “hate”) […]

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The Holiday Kissing Ball

Holiday kissing balls might be thought of as one of today’s latest crafty seasonal decorating fads, but the fact is, these adorable little things have been around for centuries!  During the Middle Ages (we’re talking 5th-15th century for your non-history buffs) people would intertwine evergreen branches into the shape of a ball. After they got […]

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Pictures with Santa

I lived in Little Rock for six years. My husband and I had our first child the first August that we were there (I don’t recommend moving in June when you’re in your third trimester of pregnancy). A few months later, we did what every parent of a newborn did and took him to the […]

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The Weather Outside is Frightful: Fun Indoor Activities to Use this Fall and Winter

Welcome Fall. Welcome pumpkin spice, changing leaves, football and all the fun things about this time of year. Also, a (not-so-special) welcome to Memphis’s crazy weather seasons. What’s that you say? It gives you whiplash, too?  Mother Nature can’t seem to decide on how she wants to handle us here in the mid-south, and, for […]

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A Mom’s Summer Reading List

Summer is the perfect season for escaping with a good book. Whether you are at the beach with the fam, sitting in the camp carpool pickup line, or just enjoying the quiet in your backyard during naptime, reading a good book is a great way to relax and enjoy some “me” time. Here are a […]

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