Happy Birthday to my Sweetest Valentine

The Best Valentine’s Day Surprise 7 years ago today, on Valentine’s Day at 11:59AM, our family was completed with the birth of our daughter. My first child came quickly; we barely made it to the hospital. So naturally when I went into labor this time around we blew every light on Michigan Avenue to get to Northwestern in time. And then, 22 hours later, our girl made her arrival. You see, she was showing us…
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Healthier Choices with MorningStar FarmsĀ® Veggie Bowls

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyWayToVeg #CollectiveBias I’m certain I’m not the only one who overindulged over the holiday weekend! After too many second (and, who am I kidding, third!) helpings of apple pie and mashed potatoes, I’m feeling like I need to make some healthier food choices in the coming weeks. However, as a busy mom who’s always on the go, making healthier choices…
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Life Lessons From A Six Year Old

This has been a rough 6 months for this chickadee. Bi-weekly bouts of strep throat that exacerbated her asthma. Many rounds of antibiotics that left her queasy and listless. Countless trips to and from the pediatricians office only to return a week later. As we approached our third season of this unbearable routine, we made the decision, with the advice of her ENT, to remove both her tonsils and adenoids.
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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Dupes