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No such thing as Balance

There is No Such Thing as Balance

We’ve been lied to. We’ve been told over and over again that our work life and our home life should have balance. This is impossible, people. There is no such thing as having everything in your life perfectly balanced. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a stay-at-home mom, work-at-home mom, or work-outside-the-home mom, we’ve been trying […]

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Smoke & Mirrors

Sometimes around late afternoon, usually after a surprisingly uneventful family outing, I’ll look at my babies playing together kindly. I’ll observe as they gesture comically to one another and discuss really “important” things amongst themselves; their murmured chatter and secretive giggling a soft hum creating a personal soundtrack to my day’s end. I’ll smile and watch […]

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4 Family Memberships That are Totally Worth It!

Metro-Atlanta has so many amazing places to discover with your kids- museums, theaters, parks, gardens- there is something for everyone! But those family adventures can get expensive! Over the years, we have made the most of our money by investing in family memberships. I’ve learned that my kids actually prefer going to the same place […]

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wood toys toddlers will love

Wood Toys Toddlers Will Love

With my daughters birthday and the holidays coming, I am already anticipating the “what can we get her?” from loved ones. Wood toys are some of our favorites. They are made from natural materials, are durable, and are often designed for open-ended play and creativity. In an effort to shop locally, here is a list of […]

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Savory Sunday Sliders Pecan-studded Pimento Cheese Sliders

Pecan-studded Pimiento Cheese Sliders

Football season is upon us and, with it, and endless supply of Saturdays devoted to sports watching.  If the daddy of your house is anything like mine, he truly believes that sports do not fall under the television category and are totally appropriate to play all day, meanwhile teaching the little man of the house to […]

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Atlanta Birth Center

A First for Atlanta: Atlanta Birth Center is Born

{We are thrilled to partner with the brand new Atlanta Birth Center for this post! Atlanta Birth Center is the first of its kind in the area. We are excited to provide a variety of resources for local moms and are looking forward to introducing you to the Atlanta Birth Center and their services. Although […]

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preserving your child's memories

6 Ideas for Capturing and Preserving your Child’s Memories

My parents recently moved and decided to “dump” my childhood memories at my house. They showed up in three large dusty brown Rubbermaid totes. These memories were yellowed, curled up and smelled of time. Years to be exact. Years of scribbled coloring pages, handmade books, Precious Moments figurines, the original American Girl Molly doll and accessories, […]

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