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1 Piece Styled 3 Ways – How to Wear Camo

  Over the past year I have fallen in love with camo prints. I have camo boyfriend pants, camo skinny jeans, camo flats, camo wedges and even a camo tee. Before you make a comment about rednecks from Ohio take a look at these outfits and look at camo in a whole new way. Camo […]

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Tips To Help Wake Up Those Tired Eyes

  No one wants to look as exhausted as they feel, we all long to wake up rested refreshed and looking like a million bucks. In reality I wake up looking like I got punched in both eyes during the night. In honor of the fact that I never get enough sleep (thanks kids) I […]

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ShopBop Big Spring Sale and My Top Picks!

  As you know by now I am a huge fan of ShopBop, it is my go to place for fabulous pieces that make a statement and look amazing! Right now the Big ShopBop Spring Sale is going on and this is the time to add some amazing pieces to your wardrobe. ShopBops Big Event […]


Listerine 21 Day Challenge – I Made It

“I received LISTERINE® Brand products and a Walgreens gift card from Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc. and The Motherhood as part of my participation in the 21-Day Challenge. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this post are my own.” As I told you when I started this journey I am not […]

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What I Wore Real Mom Style: Instagram Fashion

Well this past week was a crazy blur of madness that ended with me cleaning my house top to bottom on Saturday because it was OUT OF CONTROL! My kids activities, my blog, my new Etsy shop and Graphic Tee Shirt business and my commitments have kept me running non-stop AND did I mention my […]

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FabKids February Finds!

I have tried many subscription services and they are nice but there is only one I have stuck with and supported all along and that is FabKids. The variety, the quality and the prices have me coming back for more each month.     This month we chose an outfit that has us excited for […]

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Thank You For Sharing All the Firsts… #giveaway

  As a mom I have gotten to experience so many amazing firsts with each of my 5 girls and every time is special and magical and part of this amazing journey called motherhood. While I would love to tout my supermom powers and take credit for doing it all perfectly I know with out […]


Spruce Up Your Home with #Giveaway

The following is a sponsored post, all opinions are my own. Winter is suddenly feeling really long and spring feels very, very far away! I know it is this streak of freezing cold temperatures that have kept everyone locked indoors but after staring at the interior of my house for a little too long I […]

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1 Piece Styled 3 Ways – Plaid Shirt Outfit Ideas

  Plaid, it’s everywhere you look in bold colors, in soft muted colors, in classic color combinations and in unexpected combos. I truly believe there is a plaid for everyone right now, there are just that many options. So once you find that great plaid shirt how on earth do you wear it?     […]

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School Is Cancelled AGAIN Netflix to the Rescue

  Before you freak out and start yelling no don’t park your kid in front of the screen for 8 hours!!!!! That is not what I was talking about, I mean for me! Some days I need to park myself in front of the tv and just shut down. You know when they are finally […]

How to Know If Your Baby Has a Fever and Other Tips

Do you have puker? Or how about a gagger? If you are confused by what I mean then you don’t, consider yourself lucky. If you immediately nodded your head then I am so sorry and I can totally relate. My daughter Gena was a terrible gager and puker for the first 3 years of her […]

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Transition into Spring with PS from Aeropostale for Kids Clothing

  We are entering that weird transition phase in the weather were it starts to warm up a bit but it’s not yet spring although you want spring clothes, I said it was a weird transition phase didn’t I? As I start preparing our wardrobe for that phase I went to PS from Aeropostale to […]

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What I Wore Real Mom Style – Stripes! #RealMomStyle

  A few weeks back I went to New York City for a whirlwind 2 days as a guest of Johnson Baby and it was fabulous. I got to do all kinds of super fun things including tour Google, tour the new YouTube labs and attend a media event all around the importance of bath […]


Making One On One Time For Your Kids: Winter Date Ideas

    One on one time is so important for kids, they need to feel like they have your undivided attention and it needs to be more than just sitting at the kitchen table together. With a larger family like mine it becomes even more important to carve out one on one time with our […]

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1 Piece Styled 3 Ways – Ankle Boots and Camp Socks

  It all started last fall, my obsession with ankle boots that is and then the weather got colder and I needed a way to style my ankle boots that didn’t leave me freezing. While I still love to tuck my skinny jeans into my ankle boots (despite what others say) I wanted an updated […]