Monthly Archives: March 2014

DIY Miracle Diet Makeover Plan

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BZZ! BZZ! BZZ! The alarm was going off, but I couldn’t find it so that I could catapult it across the room. I was exhausted from spending the night sleeping in fits and starts. With my hair matted to the side of my grouchy face and my eyes semi-sealed shut from feebleness, I rolled out of […]

Book Review: Lemonade and Holy Stuff by Miranda Gargasz

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If there were such thing as Queen For A Day then I would whole heartedly nominate Ohio based writer, Miranda Gargasz for she is the downtrodden EveryMom who willingly shares her incredible stories of motherhood, marriage, and friendship with the entire world. In her recently published book, Lemonade and Holy Stuff, Gargasz bravely opens up […]

The Disgusting Truth About Cloth Diapers

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Last night I spent a whopping 20 minutes dunking cloth diapers in the toilet to clean off the solid left overs of the boujee baby food that two days ago my wee lad made a grand show of protesting. Pretty gross, huh? During pregnancy with baby number two, my husband and I swore the solemn cloth […]

My Greatest Fear As A Mother

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Yesterday was a rather marvelous day at my house. My four year old read his first words. My baby stood without holding onto anything. I managed to successfully avoid the laundry. The general vibe was filled with humor and love. We sang songs and danced in the kitchen. We roughhoused with the couch pillows and […]

Google Makes Me Sick

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I looked in the mirror and saw that the whites of my eyes looked yellow. Yellow. Like a jaundiced baby kind of yellow. Funny, I thought, they were not yellow yesterday. Did my liver fail in the last 12 hours? Huh…I should Google that. The overwhelming response from Google was that I am dying of […]

100 Things To Do In Maine With Kids

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     Take a selfie with Paul Bunyan      Eat a lobster      Crab fishing      Skip rocks      Bon fire      Visit the DeLorme Map Store to see the giant rotating globe in Yarmouth      Potato sack race      Swim in the ocean      Charter a sailboat (some are inexpensive!) Cheer on the racers in […]