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arming teachers

I am an elementary school teacher. This is why you don’t want me to be armed.

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I have come to the point where I can no longer watch the videos of the most recent terrorist attack in a school setting. I can’t watch anymore because every…

back to school

The Most Important Measure of Back-To-School Success

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With the school year upon us, moms across the nation are jumping into action. That includes you and me, sister! We have a crap ton of stuff to do, and…

donate your hair

Things you shouldn’t say to a boy growing out his hair to donate.

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  Two years ago my son’s life was forever changed.  A friend was diagnosed with cancer. I remember the prayer requests, the “I am sure it is nothing” reassurances, and…

Moana Kakamora printable

Moana printables and activity sheets

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Moana was the hit animated movie of the holiday season in 2017.  Now with Moana and Maui spotted at Disneyland, Walt Disney World, and even Aulani – she is more…

onions help you play minecraft

Breaking Internet news : Onions improve your brain’s ability to play Minecraft

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Our kids are pretty good little eaters. They eat their fair share of vegetables and fruits.  They all have a very small list of foods they really dislike.  Onions top…

preventing common sports injuries in kids

Tips for Preventing Common Sports Injuries in Kids

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Our kids are probably a lot like your kids.  Sports, dance, and outside play all keep them active and healthy.  As they get older and more active we are doing…

kids go back to school

First day of Kindergarten for my baby…. sniff sniff….. just kidding – girl, bye.

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Three kiddos were off to school this past week.  While we partially homeschool, the kids pack it up and go to a traditional school three days a week.  I live…

What the heck is a Friendship Card Exchange?

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I have three kids.  Two of my kids had “Friendship Card Exchange” day on the last day in class before Valentine’s Day.  They were going to have crafts, sweet treats,…

Things People Ask Big Families

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A guest post by “Confessions of a Flawed Human” – Christina is a long time friend who I took State with in Competitive Show Choir as a teen (yes, we…

Play-Doh Town

Create Lasting Memories With Play-Doh Town

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Brought to you by Hasbro   As a busy parent, it can be difficult to find a healthy and educational balance in your child’s daily activities. At times, it might…

That time Angels Conspired at Frazier Farms

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I’ve had my fair share of “You don’t know what the hell you are doing.” looks over the last four years at the supermarket…. and everywhere really.  They range from…

All it took was $1600 and a big fat lie to potty train my youngest…..

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  So I don’t know if you have had the pleasure of meeting my youngest.  She’s adorable.  She is also stubborn.  She is a huge Disneyland fan. She is also…