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My Big Dirty Secret - Atlanta's Messiest Closet | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

My Big Dirty Secret: I Was The Not-So-Proud Owner of “Atlanta’s Messiest Closet” (And 10 Tips You Can Use To Clean Your Closet!)

Now, you’ve seen it. That was my closet. So messy that it actually won a contest for officially being “Atlanta’s Messiest Closet.” Y’all, this is the ultimate case of “(mom)life happens!” To clear the air, because I know you’re wondering, “how the heck did that happen?” I moved from New York City to Augusta to be […]

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Getting IT Together - Tax Season | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

Getting IT Together…Tax Season Woes

Ok, it is rapidly approaching, like it or not. After the calendar rolls over, it rears its head. Tax season. Gah. The dreaded Saturday(s) of sorting, searching, sifting, and stapling. If you are lucky, your tax prep god or goddess gives you a worksheet to reference during this process. But, with or without that, what […]

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One Little Word - Power of Words | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

The Power of Words

It seems that I have been living in the world of “NEXT.” Next week, next month, next year. I have always been organized, a planner. While these can be positive attributes, they can also hold you back from living in the moment. As a mother of a 6th grader and a 9th grader, I recently […]

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5 Tools to bring out Your Inner Domestic Diva | Atlanta Area Moms Blog

5 Tools to Bring out Your Inner Domestic Diva

Confession: When the doorbell rings unexpectedly, I go into ninja mode. I freeze. I tiptoe. A cold sweat breaks out on my forehead. Like Pavlov’s pups, the ringing of the bell results in an automatic response from my kids–absolute silence.  This completely terrible reaction has nothing to do with our love of company but everything […]

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How to Share a Snack with your Toddler in just 37 easy, interactive steps

How to Share a Snack with your Toddler in 37 Easy, Interactive Steps!

A great activity for mom (or dad!) to bond with your sweet, precious, willful, opinionated toddler. Based on a real afternoon with my almost-2-year-old son. Warning: your mileage may vary.  Feed your toddler a nice afternoon snack.  Decide you want your own snack. Begin to make peanut butter toast while telling toddler, “Mama is going to have […]

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Neighbors, I’m not dealing drugs. Just selling my kids clothes on the local BST Group!

Neighbors, that random brown paper bag a stranger just picked up from my front porch is not filled with drugs I’m dealing out of my Buckhead home. It’s something I sold to said stranger on the local Buy, Sell, Trade (BST) group (a.k.a. “the exchange”) on Facebook. It’s the only reason I carry cash or have cash in […]

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