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Healthy Mom Hacks for Holiday Survival | East Valley Moms Blog

Healthy Mom Hacks for Holiday Survival

Ah the holidays…it’s that time of year for thanks, togetherness, and total to-do list overload for moms everywhere. Of course the nature of the season is well intended but the expectations, planning and extra calendar additions can send even the most prepared matriarch into meltdown mode. If you’re like me, you can usually expect to […]

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Kids Can Veto My Social Media EVMB Kristen Carter November

My Kids Can Veto My Social Media

Pretty early on in this parenting gig, I realized that I needed to ask my child’s permission to do things. First, it was rhetorical, like, “Can I shower now before you wake up?” (obviously I didn’t expect her to answer at 2.5 weeks old), but then as she grew, I learned to get her approval/give […]

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Date Night Babysitting Swap

 One of our New Years Resolutions last year was to try harder for a date night once a month. Sounds easy right? Until you realize that you date night budget needs to be doubled just to pay for the babysitter. Without having family here we thought we were only left with one choice, but once […]

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Thanksgiving: The forgotten Holiday

Halloween has passed and all of our children have probably rotted out their teeth with all the goodies they received trick or treating. Some people may tell you that it’s time to start “decking the halls” in anticipation of reindeer, Santa, and sugar plums. Nay. I say. Nay. Don’t get me wrong. I LOVE Christmas […]

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