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Throwing the Mom Pity Party

Today is my 36th birthday. I had grandiose plans of drinking with my friends and having a kid-free dinner – maybe a boat ride at my best friend’s lake house {nice perk, huh?}. Then, this week, my four-year-old son got sick – really sick. Enter, the mom pity party. He had a fever for six […]

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The Pinterest-Worthy Parties: Are They Really Worth It?

Since I’ve become a mom, I’ve always taken birthday parties for my kids very seriously. Both sides of our family come over for dinner, present-opening, and cake and ice cream. I always went all-out coming up with a theme {that the kid would love, of course}, finding/making decorations to go along with it, matching cookies of […]

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Mission Possible: A Guide to Surviving the Winter Birthday

Unless you are a planner, you don’t necessarily get a say when your child(ren) will be born. We have always celebrated my husband’s Winter birthday by going out to dinner with his parents.  On the flipside, we celebrate my Summer birthday with a bonfire in the back yard.  What a difference the season makes when celebrating!  At least […]

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