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My Dirty Laundry

One morning I put on a black long-sleeved shirt that had been hanging inside-out in my closet. Not considering why it was inside-out in my closet, I put it on. When I looked in the mirror, I noticed stains on the shoulder that belonged to a certain little one’s “drooling on mama’s shoulder” phase. Disgust should […]

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Birthday Party Ideas for Boys Atlanta Moms

Boy Birthday Ideas, Tips & Tricks

As a Mom of 2 boys who loves to get creative and have fun, I have turned to their birthday parties for my creative outlet. I figure it’s a win-win, right? They get a super cute, fun party and I have a blast coming up with theme food, invitations, activities and more.   Parties are […]

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Mom's Afternoon Out - Ivviva

{Upcoming Event} Mom’s Afternoon Out sponsored by ivivva

We are excited to announce our first event, and MOMS, this one is just for YOU!  Thanks to our amazing partner, ivivva, you will be able to experience a 45-minute class at Cyc-Buckhead and a VIP shopping experience at their store. We hope to see you on Sunday, September 25! Get your tickets today because spots […]

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facing the mirror

Facing the Mirror

I used to hate mirrors.  Until one day…I stayed.  I searched and I fought to find every morsel of good I could. What would I want my daughter to see when she looked in the mirror one day? The answer to that question was my guide.  (My answer was never “it’s all awful.”  Surprising, huh?) […]

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Screen Life aka Our new Normal

Screen Life – aka Our New Normal

Oh, the joys of technology.  Similar to the joys of children, actually… screen life is good to go most of the time with the occasional hiccup that can make things difficult.  But how about the mixture of the two? Sigh. That’s more of a conundrum. With my previous step-kids (all under 30, mind you), there […]

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A Classic Southern Summer Wedding Appetizer

A few years ago, one of my very best friends was married at an old plantation in south Georgia.  The wedding was everything a southern summer wedding should be.  Hot, loud, fun, full of family – and most of all – loaded with fabulous food.   Along with a few of my fellow bridesmaids, we […]

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