The Best Parenting Advice I Ever Got

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No one ever told me that becoming a parent meant everyone giving you unsolicited advice. From breastfeeding tips to potty training and how to cure the common cold. The list goes on and on. Heck, I even got parenting tips from people who weren’t even parents! Anyway, I know that people mean well and believe…

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Curly Hairstyle of the Week: Slide-Up Braid Tutorial

Curly Hairstyle of the Week

The slide-up braid has got to be one of my favorite hairstyles. It’s cute, simple, and only takes a couple of minutes to do. Plus, there are so many different ways to rock it. Here’s a quick tutorial on how to achieve this look. 1. Take a small section and loosely braid hair. 2. Once you get…

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How to Make Valentine’s Day Date Night Special

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveOurVDay #CollectiveBias   Let’s face it; being married is nothing like dating. My hubby and I were college sweethearts. Back then, we were so spontaneous. I remember date night being so effortless. Now that we’re married with two kids, we…

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What Does Disney’s New Latin Inspired Princess Mean for Girls?

Elena Disney Princess

When I heard that Disney announced the new Latin inspired Princess Elena of Avalor, I was like word? Notice she’s “Latin inspired” – that is according to the press release. For some reason Disney isn’t flat out saying she’s a Latina. According to Nancy Kanter, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Disney Junior Worldwide, “What excites…

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My Baby’s Reaction to Seeing Snow for the First Time

Baby's First Snow

There hasn’t been much snow this season – thank goodness. Driving in snow is not my cup of tea, cleaning it off my car isn’t something I look forward to either. But the one thing I love about the snow is seeing the look on Princess’s face when those flakes fall from the sky, turning our…

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