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6 Things I’ve Learned About Marriage After 6 Years (and 3 kids)

When I first met my husband, Ben, in January of 2010 (we were BABIES!!), I knew that he could very well be the one that I would marry.  I didn’t know what adventures we would have in store for us though!  We have lived in Florida, West Virginia, Florida again, and now Ohio.  We’ve gone …

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Why This Mama is Still Using Coconut Oil

I’m sure you all have seen the fear mongering headline from USA Today.  “Coconut Oil Isn’t Healthy.  It’s Never Been Healthy.”  Dramatic much, USA Today?  Apparently, the American Heart Association just released a report advising against the use of coconut oil.  My post isn’t really about coconut oil, but I want to talk about it …

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Identical vs Fraternal Twins: How to Tell the Different Twin Types

Identical Vs Fraternal Twins and the Different Twin Types We are constantly asked if our twin girls are identical or fraternal, usually with about 100 other personal questions. People are just fascinated with multiple births.  I sometimes don’t mind the questions, and the babies enjoy the attention! However, other times we are in a hurry, …

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How To Handle Your Three-Year-Old…Living With a Mini Tyrant

Being a parent is without a doubt the most wonderful, amazing, and also the hardest, most painful thing I’ve ever experienced.  I’M JUST BEING HONEST.  With each age, they become more delightful and adorable, while also becoming harder to manage.  They learn to walk and it’s so cute to watch them pitter-patter around… until they …

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Teaching Toddlers: A Course To Prepare Your Toddler for Preschool… and keep them busy all summer

Today was Theo’s last day of preschool for the year, which means tomorrow is the first official day of summer break.  My emotions range from excited to straight up panicked.  He is the sweetest, most joyful and loving little boy you could ever meet.  However, he is 3, and I have a post coming soon …

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The Best All Natural Deodorant That Actually Works

I remember the first day that I switched to all natural deodorant.  I was teaching at a music studio in the middle of a sizzling hot midwest summer and we lost power.  Students were given the option to go home and reschedule their lesson or stay and learn by the light of our iPhones (until …

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