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When Does My Child Need a Phone?

“When can I get my own phone?” This is the question that I’ve heard for the past couple of years from my twelve-year-old. Are We Expected to Buy our Pre-teens Phones?! In the past, it hasn’t gotten to the heated argument stage…but these past few months…it gets heated every.single.time. It’s a really frustrating conversation to […]

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Meet Amanda, a New Contributor from St. Clair County!

Hi! I’m Amanda, a new contributor and stay-at-home-mom from Riley {in St. Clair County}! I love to read, journal, go camping, and go up north to my grandparent’s cabin. I’m obsessed with ice cream and a lover of coffee and unsweetened iced tea. I’m a loyal, generous, and shy at first kind of gal who will do anything […]

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A Genesee County Mom’s Guide to October

October is here! The days of going to the apple orchards are dwindling, but the days of cider and donuts are still aplenty! Not to mention all of the ghouly and ghostly things that are happening this month {look for our "Trick Or Treat, Smell My Feet: Genesee County Guide to Halloween" entry for kid and family-friendly Halloween [...]
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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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