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Thanksgiving Weekend By The Numbers

I always have such optimism going in to a long Holiday weekend.  I have all these amazing plans of everything I’m going to accomplish and how I am going to spend those precious one on one moments home with the kiddos.  It’s not often that we get to spend four days in a row where… Continue reading Thanksgiving Weekend By The Numbers

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The Top 5 Things I Am Thankful For This Year

It’s mid-November, which means “the Holidays” are in full swing, people are either delighted or pissed off that Christmas music is on the radio, men are hairier than usual, and it’s a good time to think about all the things you are thankful for.  In my crazy and imperfect life, I have a lot of… Continue reading The Top 5 Things I Am Thankful For This Year

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My Imperfect Journey to Safer Products

I am the first person to say that I am not perfect.  My blog clearly states that I am happily imperfect!  One reason I do not try to be perfect is because it would drive me to the loony bin, as there really is no way to be perfect when you have four kids, a… Continue reading My Imperfect Journey to Safer Products

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The Truth About Motherhood

When I found out I was expecting each of my children, moments of pure happiness starting flooding all of my thoughts.  I imagined going to the park with them, dressing them up for Halloween, their faces on Christmas morning…I thought about kissing them goodnight and snuggling in with them on Saturday mornings while I drink… Continue reading The Truth About Motherhood

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The Great Minnesota Get Together…and Puke

The last week and a half of August symbolizes many things to many people.  It symbolizes the end of care free summers, the start of school, and if you live in Minnesota and the surrounding areas, it means cheese curds, deep fried snickers bars, turkey legs, and anything you can think of eaten off a… Continue reading The Great Minnesota Get Together…and Puke

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Yes, I Sell Things…But Passion Comes First.

Some of you probably lump me in with a large group of people that you see on your Facebook pages and other social media sites who sell things.   You all see these people who are part of multi-level-marketing companies or “pyramid schemes” for the most uninformed out there.  I never in a million years… Continue reading Yes, I Sell Things…But Passion Comes First.

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Put On That Bathing Suit and Make Memories

Making memories with your kids is more important than vanity.  I have an imperfect body, and with that I have an imperfect view of what a perfect body means.  But guess what?!?  My kids do not give a shit about what my body looks like.  All they care about it playing with Mom at the… Continue reading Put On That Bathing Suit and Make Memories