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Non Candy Halloween Snacks

Non Candy Halloween Snacks

I love this time of year, the weather finally starts cooling down a bit, there’s fun parties and potlucks to attend, and delicious festive food to eat. Now that my kids are getting older and out of the baby stage, holidays are a lot more fun, especially Halloween. Well, except for one thing… All The […]

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My girls in my hometown in Northern California this summer.

Finding Our Village

I grew up in a small town. Small as in, our first stoplight went up when I was in high school (today there are two) and it was 90 miles to the nearest Target. I don’t know if it’s the fact some of my closest friends moved back home, the 10 days I spent there […]

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Trick or Treat

Trick or treat? Surviving Halloween Night

Trick or treating on Halloween is a revered tradition full of spooky costumes, crisp fall air and chocolate galore. However, if you have lived in the Greater Phoenix Metro area for any length of time you may have noticed that the air rarely is referred to as crisp. I’m not sure I even truly know […]

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The Tale of a little boy-4

A Little Boy & A Blue Pom Pom

Readers beware: This story is a real life experience of a mom and her son. There may be details that are gross, but just be thankful you were not around when it happened. With fair warning I’ll proceed… This is a story of how Google helped this mamma solve her problem of a little boy […]

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Never Ready to Leave | East Valley Moms Blog

Never Ready to Leave

Rip the Bandaid off and just go. Sounds easy, right?! Well, it’s not. Leaving our daughter overnight for the first time came with tears, days of preparation and lots of anxiety. I never thought I’d be so attached to her like this, but I am. I love her more than anything and in a way […]

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