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25+ Yummy Spring Salad Ideas

There is no reason to not jump into Spring with this round-up of Spring salad ideas!   25+ delicious, fresh and filling salads, that are bound to put a spring in your step. I don't know...

How to Talk to a Mom of a Child with Autism

You’ve seen them. They are ahead of you in line at the grocery store, standing next to you in the school parking lot waiting for their child; they are at the doctor’s office, next...

One of the Best End of School Year Teacher Gift Ideas

This post was republished with permission from Becca at Who Arted.  It’s been five months since my son started preschool. I vividly remember dropping him off on the first day. I was expecting tears, nerves, and...

A Peek at Being a Special Needs Parent

“God only gives special kids to special parents!” Nah. I promise that’s not true. I’m a super regular mom, with a super regular set of mom-skills. And three really cool kids. One of them happens...
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6 Tips for a Cleaner Home When Your Kids Actually Live There

It doesn’t matter how tidy you are. Your kids simply don’t prioritize cleaning the house as much as you do. We have all the tips for a cleaner home when your kids still live...

Guide to Food Trucks | Quad Cities

It's the season for Food Trucks to make their way around the Quad Cities! We've put together a handy list for you to get out and enjoy them! Let us know if we're missing something on...
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Put Your Stuff AWAY a.k.a. All I Want for Mother’s Day

The best gift of all is to not have to pick up after my family. It's not my job to clean up after them; it's my job to teach them how to be productive...
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Stylish Babywearing

Fashion can mean something different to everyone. We all have our own sense of style, whether it's straight from the pages of Vogue or LL Bean. Everything from shoes to dresses to jewelry are...
free valentine's day gift tags printable for classroom


This post was republished with permission from Becca at Who Arted. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. And, if you’re like me, you’re looking for cute Valentines that won’t break the bank! Well, look...
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A New Year, A New Resolution to REALLY Reach Your Goals

I have never been so burned out going into a new year.  I do like the opportunity start the new year with starting something new. And this year, we need that more than ever....
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Out with New Year’s Resolutions: In with a New PLAN

It's about that time! The time when you start thinking about what the new year might hold for you. New Year's Resolution Time. After the trashcan fire of 2020, it might feel even more...

5 EASY Ways to Put the THANKS in Thanksgiving

  It’s the week of Thanksgiving. I feel hard pressed to find ways to put the THANKS in Thanksgiving. If you’re anything like me, you’ve been scrambling all week to prepare for a  glorious, Pinterest-worthy...
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