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Ketchup is a Vegetable by Robin O’Bryant

Have I ever told you about my friend Robin O’Bryant? We met online a couple of years ago through mutual friends and hit it off like peanut butter and chocolate. When we finally met in person at a blogging conference … Continue reading

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A Full Circle Cornhole Moment

My 6-year-old son Bucket Head wants to be a Tiger Cub. It’s all he’s been talking about for two weeks: “MOM! THEY GET TO SHOOT BOWS AND ARROWS! AND GO CAMPING! AND RACE PINEWOOD DERBY CARS!!!” Bucket Head was made … Continue reading

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Are your kids on Instagram?

Hiya! I’m In The Powder Room today sharing the six REALLY BIG reasons why my ten-year-old daughter doesn’t have an Instagram account. It’s a PSA with humor and heart. My gift to you.   Listen, y’all, I lurve Instagram. It’s … Continue reading

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How To Ruin Your Kids’ Spring Break

Join me In The Powder Room today to hear the story behind this photo: It’s either kind of awesome, or just one more reason why my children will clock many hours of therapy someday. Probably a combo of both…

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I’ve been crappified

If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you may already know that I had the incredible honor of having one of my posts illustrated last Friday by Amber Dusick of the wildly popular blog, Parenting. Illustrated with Crappy Pictures™. … Continue reading

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You are going to want one of these books for your kids

I get a lot of PR pitches to review and/or giveaway stuff on my blog. Most of them are pretty crappy pitches. Here’s a tip, if you’re pitching something to a blogger, take two frickin’ minutes and get to know … Continue reading

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