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Houston Hoiday Event Guide - Featured

2014 Houston Holiday Event Guide

It’s here!  It’s here!!  It’s finally here!!!  Brace yourselves, mamas —  our 2014 Houston Holiday Event Guide is officially ready for YOUR viewing pleasure, and we so hope that it will bring you and your family lots and lots of joy ALL season long!  Don’t forget to come back all through the season for updates […]

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Who Cares About Your Holidays?

When I was pregnant, I fell in love with these Aidan & Anais swaddle blankets.  They’re muslin and soft and beautiful and absolutely necessary.  So I registered for them and used a gift card to get them and waited to enjoy them.  And Tyrone looked at me and said, “Baby don’t care.” As the holidays […]

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Today I Will Own My Brave

As my legs carried me out of the grocery store that morning into a November drizzle, one baby in the carrier and two horn-beeping big{ger} kids “driving” the car cart, a mom loading her two toddlers into another dreaded car cart looked at me and said, “You are one brave momma.”  I wasn’t sure what to […]

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Dental Benefits

Use It or Lose It! {Your Dental Benefits, That Is!}

{For more posts within this series, click the picture above.} If you’re anything like me, then going over insurance information or dental benefits can feel like you are trying to read a research paper…on the history of physics…in another language.  My head literally starts to spin when I see the acronyms EOB {explanation of benefits?}, PPO […]

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Before 8AM {Jana}

“Life is an adventure, and there is no script. I see something in ordinary moments. I believe that perfection comes not when you are dressed perfectly and wearing lipstick – but in little moments and interactions that make up our days and build and sustain our relationships. Let me show you the beauty in your unscripted moments…” – […]

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Noonday Collection {Sponsored Giveaway}

Noonday Collection uses fashion and design to provide economic opportunities in vulnerable communities. Noonday partners with artisans in developing countries, empowering them to grow sustainable businesses. By creating a marketplace for their beautifully crafted jewelry and accessories here in the United States, over 2,000 artisans in ten countries are able to earn a living wage […]

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Working Out WITH Your Kids (4)

{Play Date Announcement} Fun & Fitness with Baby Boot Camp!

Originally, we said we were going to wait until 2015 for another play date.  “It’ll be nice to have a break,” we said.  “We want to just spend time with our friends and family,” we said.  “It’s a time to relax and enjoy the holidays,” we said.  But y’all…then we realized that our play dates with […]

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Bump, Baby & Beyond {Recap + Giveaway!}

Please Note :: We must start by giving our sincerest of thank yous to each and every sponsor who made this event such a wonderful success!  Thank you to our helpful co-hosts from The Bump and City Moms Blog Network, to our gracious title sponsors at Urgent Care for Kids, to The Motherhood Center for opening […]

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