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The Truth About Managing Money

This post brought to you by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. All opinions are 100% mine. Today, is my final post in a series of 5 about money– paying for college, my first job, our first house & babies. And while we have magically managed to make it through all of these events–I still […]

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The Kitchen & A Printable

You don’t have to compromise on clean to be green. Today I’m sharing my kitchen, some cleaning and organizational tips and a printable. I have to tell you guys that I am a big fan of Clorox Greenworks. I first bought the all-purpose spray last spring for a campaign and have become a big fan. […]

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Bathroom Updates, Organization & Printable

You don’t have to compromise on clean to be green. This weekend we tackled our bathroom. Remember a week before my scheduled c-section with baby #3 when we gutted the bathroom? We finished it just in time and there it sat. This weekend it got a good cleaning, some reorganization and some style, because let’s […]

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My First Job & a Printable

This post brought to you by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. All opinions are 100% mine. I went to school for education. I really have known no work that wasn’t working with kids. I held down babysitting gigs in middle school. Through college I worked at daycare/preschools and summer camps in the summer. I […]

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Babies & Money

This post brought to you by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC. All opinions are 100% mine. Wanna make God laugh, make a plan. Last night I finally got some common sense and picked out all the kids clothes the night before. Patted myself on the back and looked forward to a less chaotic morning. […]

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Oreo Truffle Reindeer Noses & Printable

The holidays are crazy busy. No matter how much I prepare or shop or do in advance, I am always trying to whip up a gift or a treat or a dish the day of. It.never.fails. Anyone else? I still remember the first time I had Oreo truffles. It was a few years back–my mom […]

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Make Today Ridiculously Amazing

I know how tough it is to make good choices every day. My new motto is, “make today ridiculously amazing”. I made it a printable too–in case you need a reminder. Don’t we all need a reminder sometimes?

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Printable Goodbye Letter from Elf on the Shelf

This will be year three of Elf on the Shelf fun at our house. Click here to see all our other Elf on the Shelf antics I have been sharing along the way. Our very first year of doing Elf on the Shelf I found myself scrambling Christmas Eve to figure out a way to […]

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Witch’s Cauldron Cupcake & Printable

This past weekend was Quinn’s school fun fair, which meant bake sale. I was completely inspired by these cupcakes. I’m going to be honest, I didn’t even have time to click over and check out my inspiration. Hers are full of homemade goodness and great pics for instructions. Mine were whipped up in a frenzy […]

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Coffee Quote Printable for National Coffee Day

It is national coffee day today! Me and coffee are BFF’s in the morning. Seriously. Maybe coffee isn’t your thing–maybe it is tea. You can find a tea printable here. Maybe you are like me: coffee drinker in the morning and tea drinker at night. Coffee is how I start my day and tea is […]