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Harper has been with us for approximately 482120 minutes. That is a TON  of minutes. 11 months worth to be exact. There seems to be something extra special about Harper minutes because they seem to go by so much quicker than any other. It does not even seem real, that in one short month, I will have […]

The Very Best Crockpot Steel-Cut Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

The Very Best Crockpot Steel-Cut Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

I know, I know – ANOTHER crockpot recipe? I promise, I do cook outside of my crockpot. But I’ve really hit the jackpot this year with crockpot recipes, and I can’t NOT share them! I have always hated oatmeal. Always. I have tried a million varieties, and it literally  makes me want to throw up every single […]

Atticus Goes to the Circus & Aquarium

Atticus Goes to the Circus & Aquarium

Atticus went to the circus on Friday and had some pretty sweet ringside seats! Now before you go off on me for being a bad ex-veg by supporting the circus, I want to state a couple things. Most animal abuse within the circus occurred dozens of years ago, I know it doesn’t erase the fact that it happened, but […]

Using The Correct Names

Using The Correct Names

Writer’s note: This article is based on my own personal opinion & I understand that each family has their own level of comfortableness with proper names of body parts. Please do what YOU as a parent feel comfortable doing. Last summer my son woke up complaining about his “front booty” hurting. He showed us exactly […]

Not just a mama

Not just a mama

My life totally changed when I had children. My identity changed, my lifestyle changed, my responsibilities, EVERYTHING CHANGED. BUT I am not just a mother. Here’s proof. A post that’s not about motherhood on a blog that is entirely about motherhood. I am from a small town. I was valedictorian of my class, but before […]

Happy Birthday Daddy!

Happy Birthday Daddy!

Right now I’m sure my dad is probably sitting in some little cafe on a quite street in France eating the most delicious thing imaginable.  It is also his 74th birthday.  I thought today for his birthday, I would give a few facts about the year he was born. My father was born in 1938.  […]

If I Knew Then…

If I Knew Then…

I am not the type of gal that lives in regret. I firmly believe that every “bad” thing or mistake is an unique opportunity for learning and growth. I have had my fair share of those types of learning experiences. Each and every single one of them has made me who I am today and I am proud […]

The Next TMD Writer Competition

The Next TMD Writer Competition

The application process is now closed, check back soon for the top 10.  It’s the moment we have all been waiting for, The Next TMD Writer Competition! For those of our readers that have been with us from the beginning, you will know that this all started when I “met” moms and mothers-to-be on Instagram […]