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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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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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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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