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Beat the Summer Heat with a DIY Cool Water Pad

Have I mentioned it’s super hot here? I don’t think I’m alone… on twitter and facebook I’ve even heard of temps in the 120s this month! It was 112 one day last week, and will be close to 110 all week. It’s hot, y’all. So one night, I plopped down with Arrested Development, some shower curtains, pool noodles, and duct tape and made this awesome water pad to play on when the kids woke up.

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Montessori Toddler Kitchen (and Mini Fridge Makeover)

Lately, my daughter has been more into Real Kitchen Stuff. Wanting to help wash, peel, and cut fruits and veggies. Stirring and pouring. Wearing her little apron. Sweeping and cleaning spills. And standing inside the refrigerator, door open, scanning for snacks. So I figured it was time for a fully-functional toddler kitchen.

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This is the Good Life

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Allstate for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Sometimes things don’t go the way

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Should I swaddle my baby or not? Pros and cons.

Swaddling Sense

Swaddling is one of those controversial parenting topics. Some people are SUPER PRO SWADDLING because newborn babies like to feel secure, like they were in

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What's the deal with pregnancy/baby due dates? And does it even matter? About going into labor.

Due or Due Not?

When did you find out your due date? How did you find out? Did the doctor use your last menstrual cycle and the “Wheel of

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