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Baby Social Media Etiquette

I have a few personal rules about life: Always return your shopping cart. Don’t make microwave popcorn at the office. Never announce anyone else’s news on social media without their permission. Today, I’d like to talk a bit about No. 3. I have seen many well-intended friends share someone else’s news before they had a chance to […]

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When I let my daughter dress me for a week

One recent morning, I was in my closet trying to decide what to wear to work and my 4-year-old started thumbing through my dresses. She pulled one out, and said, “Mom, can you wear this today?” I can’t just throw on a dress without notice – I need to shave my legs and all. “Tell […]

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Birthday Buddies

My sister is due with her first baby on Feb. 29. If my niece arrives on time, she will be a leap year baby. The due date is also within two weeks of my sister’s birthday, so the baby is a potential birthday buddy.   I happen to know a little bit about birthday buddies … […]

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Use newspaper end rolls for variety of crafts

  I love doing craft projects that incorporate upcycled materials. One of my favorite craft supplies is not found in the craft store – it’s a newspaper end roll. Just as described, a newspaper end roll is the end of the roll of paper leftover from printing newspapers that goes unused. I love keeping these […]

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