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DIY Lice Prevention Spray

    Lice… just saying the word makes me start itching my head and twitching. I am not a fan of bugs when they are not on me or my kids but on us… oh no! Recently it was announced there is a new super lice that is resistant to treatment and it has struck […]

Jeans That Make You Look Slimmer? Yes Please

  high waisted flare jeans by thriftychicmom featuring graphic design t shirts Like many of you I am carrying around a few more pounds than I want. I have the best of intentions but reality is I am not at a stage in my life that I can make exercise a regular part of my […]

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Learning to See the Child, Not the Ability

  When my daughter started 2nd grade she had a few new additions to her classroom. At the end of the first week she was telling me about a new child in her class. She told me that this child’s aunt and uncle come to school with her because she is very shy and they […]

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Introducing the Newest American Girl Doll Maryellen Larkin #giveaway

Product was provided for feature, all opinions are my own.   American Girl has introduced a new doll to the BeForever collection, meet Maryellen Larkin from the fabulous 50’s! Maryellen is an energetic and optimistic girl who follows her heart instead of the crowd. ~ How perfect is this message for the girls of today?!?! […]

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The Day They Improved the Diaper… Pampers

Product was provided for feature, all opinions are my own.   As you all know I am a huge fan of Pampers diapers, it is the only brand I use on my kids. When I first became a mom I tried them all from name brand to generic and Pampers was the clear winner when […]

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Back to School Style from The Children’s Place

Knit Jeggings in berry – Awesome tee   School has started back for most kids, my kids are on their last day of freedom, and that means it is officially time to start thinking about fall wardrobes for the kids. I love fall and all the fashions that go with it both for me and […]

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ASUS ZenPad S 8.0 Giveaway

  If you are looking for a light weight affordable tablet that has all the bells and whistles then you need to check out the ASUS ZenPad S 8. This sleek and stylish tablet is kid friendly and mom approved, all the things needed in a tablet and the price point is under $200!!   […]

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3 Ways to Wear a Midi Skirt for Fall

  Midi skirts are super popular right now but they can be a bit tricky to wear. While I love them on others I have shied away from them as I still felt unsure on styling them. I spent the weekend playing around with my new Lands’ End Midi Boot Skirt and came up with […]

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Oxfords, Cardigans and Tunics… Oh My! Fall Fashions from J.Jill

  Hopefully you saw my earlier posts showing two fabulous pieces from J.Jill for fall along with many ways to style them! Well I am back featuring 2 more pieces and once again I have teamed up with other talented fashion bloggers to give you lots of ways to wear these stylish pieces. Today I […]

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Meet the Sneck and the Junkie

  The names may be silly but the products are pretty genius. From the innovative makers of the BubbleBum come 2 new products for kids in the car. First the BubbleBum Sneck Neck Pillow– this is the neck pillow your big kids are missing once they graduate out of car seats and high back boosters. […]

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Healthy and Quick Afterschool Snack Ideas

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tyson. The opinions and text are all mine. At our house after school snacks need to be healthy, filling and QUICK with serious emphasis on quick. There is one protein that every kid in my house loves and that is chicken so when I […]

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Tunics and Wide Leg Pants – J.Jill Fall Collection

  Fall is coming  and tunics and wide legs pants are what you want in your wardrobe. I used to LOVE wide leg pants and am very excited they are back. J.Jill has a pair of knit wide-leg crop pants that are super cozy as well as cute! As we transition from summer to fall […]

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What I Wore Real Mom Style: Flare Jeans #RealMomStyle

  flare jeans by thriftychicmom featuring suede ankle booties This week is more about what I will be wearing. Last week I  spent at a family campground where I had no internet and not even any data since my phone did not really get service. I laughed because my husband would text me from another […]

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What To Do With All Those Photos!

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free   Do you remember back in the day when each and every photograph was painfully thought out, you wouldn’t dare waste one of those important photos. After all you only […]

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Sweet Accessories I am Wishing For

One of my favorite places to buy accessories is Conversation Pieces. I know I can always find unique pieces that really make a statement or complete an outfit and I will not see them on tons of other people. Right now my wish list from Conversation Pieces is super long AND they are having a […]