One Now, One Later

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I love to cook. Love to bake. If I had no other responsibilities, you'd likely find me in the kitchen. And I need to be in the kitchen, what with trying to feed all these people every day, but I also need to be elsewhere sometimes (says the dirt on … [Keep reading…]

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Don’t Refuse the Sleep

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Denying needed sleep rarely turns out well, whether you're a toddler with a new big girl bed or a 39 year old seasoned mama of six enjoying the late night quiet a little too much. Miss 2 refused her nap on Sunday. This is how I found her later … [Keep reading…]

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Yes. I’m Tired.

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I met a new friend tonight. I don't know Lindsay, but she shares my mama heart. And I thank my good friend Jen for introducing us on Facebook. I knew that crazy FB was good for something! I think people are tired of being told that new medicines and … [Keep reading…]

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Big Girl Bed

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So. We're trying this for the first time tonight. "Look! Pretty flowers!" "I tuck it in!" I'll let you know how it goes. ;) … [Keep reading…]

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Hosting a Crowd for the Holidays

You know, when I first received this email, I thought, "No problem! I've got this!" My mom hosts 40-50 for Thanksgiving nearly every year, and she has a system. In fact, when we arrived an hour before dinner two years ago, the kitchen was spotless … [Keep reading…]

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The Fun Parent

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My husband is the fun parent. This morning I had to run out of the house, yelling, "Wait!" with the camera. He left for football practice at 6:15 this morning, and walked back in the door at 7:45 for a quick hello in the mayhem of sending … [Keep reading…]

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Bed Time

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If I hurry, I might make it to bed before 11:00 tonight! Even if I make it before midnight, that will be the first time in over a week. What in the world?! A nursing mom with six children should NOT be going to bed after midnight and getting up with … [Keep reading…]

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Secret’s Out: How to Hard-Boil Farm Fresh Eggs

Peel Farm Fresh Eggs Easily

I kid you not, it took me 38 years to learn this trick. We've always enjoyed hard-boiled eggs. In tuna salad, on lettuce salads, as a snack, or even to pack as an easy breakfast when we're traveling. I take deviled eggs (along with a dessert or … [Keep reading…]

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The Best Monday

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Monday is usually when we whip ourselves back into a routine around here. Try to put the house back together after weekend chaos. Stick close to home. Not today! Today we had the best kind of Monday, visiting some of our favorites. Baby … [Keep reading…]

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