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Mommy Humor: Passive Aggressive Gifting

Mommy Humor: Passive Aggressive Gifting,

By Guest Blogger Abbie Gale Because every mom could use a dose of Mommy Humor! If you give my son a gift like this on his birthday he will think you are a…ROCK STAR!  I will be asking myself what the heck I ever did to you to deserve you giving my son this “evil…
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Social Media Stranger Danger: What do You Share?

Social Media Stranger Danger,

This post was written by Kelley Crowe, originally published on her own blog, The Best Crowe’s Nest. Kelley is a SAHM and blogger to two kids. This post is about her Social Media Stranger Danger experience and what she learned. Social media is a huge part of most peoples lives these days. With smart phones, tablets,…
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Home Cleaning Tips For Busy Moms


Home Cleaning Tips For Busy Moms Mothers are pretty amazing and, despite their heavy to-do list, they always seem to find time to keep the house clean and tidy. It’s not easy keeping your home dust-free without hiring an array of cleaning services on a regular basis but, for those who might want to do…
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Dinner Smarts – Education in the Kitchen

Education in the Kitchen,

Hi, I’m Monica from Marc’s Treasure Basket. I love empowering little monsters (kids) and inspiring them to become confident and creative in all aspects of life! Food and nutrition are a big part of a child’s life and what better way to get your little monsters eating good nutritious food, then giving them an education in the kitchen?…
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Picky Eaters, In Search of Advice!

Picky Eaters, In Search of Advice!

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for L’il Critters. I received product sample to facilitate my review and promotional item as a thank you for participating. I need help, y’all. If you know how to get picky eaters to eat, let me know! I always have good intentions.  Don’t we…
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#Ad – Pet Safety for Summer Months

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{I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for Collective Bias and its advertiser.} My dog spends most of the day outside.  If you read my post earlier last this month, you know that my pup Molly Mae has a…
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The Perfect Baby Registry

perfect baby registry

The first time I walked into Babies ‘R Us, the very first time, was when I was pregnant with Graham and was creating my first baby registry.  I was COMPLETELY overwhelmed by that fact that there was an entire super store dedicated to these little humans, and I had no idea what we needed. “We’ll take…
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8 Budget Friendly Ideas for Summer Fun in Charlotte

summer fun

By Heather Cellini, Family Cents Columnist ******* In the spirit of saving money and beating the heat, here is a top 8 list of free or cheap things you can do with your child in Charlotte this summer.  Bring on the SUMMER FUN! Summer movies Indoors:  Select Regal Cinema theatres in Charlotte will be showing…
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Growing Safety: Planting the Seeds for Nonviolent Conflict Resolution

caution children at play

The most recent school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut has caused a large wound in our national sense of safety and security.  For many days now it had been hard for me to accept that this has happened because it is so atrocious and violent.  Twenty innocent children and six dedicated…
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Successful Twenty-First Century Parenthood

Dr. Jeanine Swenson, MD, is here to help: from babies to an empty nest, she's here with expert advice to help!

Lose the Sting, by Dr. Jeanine Swenson

Dr. Jeanine Swenson

A blog post by CMF Mommy Manual Coach, Dr. Jeanine Swenson, Pediatrician and Family Therapist: This parenting journey is certainly an interesting series of changes as we all grow and learn. One of the more difficult ones can be the area of relationships.  Just mentioning the “bird & bees” can make many parents sweat.  We…
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We’re Chiquita Moms: August Edition, vol. 1

I know y’all are gonna feel really bad for me when I share how tough my adjustment has been these past few days from beach vacation to real life.  So, needless to say, it’s Tuesday night and I just now realized… it’s been two darn weeks since I’ve shared with y’all the going ons of…
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