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The fabulous Run for Mum team! 4/6/11 On Saturday we did it! 17 wonderful friends and family, plus 3 babies in the womb, ran (or fast paced walked) 5k to raise money for The Wegener’s Trust!  We did this in honour of my precious Mum and to raise money for research into the rare disease… […]

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6 Activities to Teach Thankfulness

Here are 6 simple and inspiring activities to teach thankfulness  and to develop a grateful character in children as they grow and develop. Crafts and games with a strong core message of being thankful for all that we have, without taking them for granted,  and how best to use these gifts to show kindness to… […]

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DIY Salt Dough Thankful Leaves

Make some beautiful salt dough thankful leaves as a way to practice family thankfulness together! Skip directly to read the Thankful Salt Dough Leaves Article here! One of my biggest desires as a parent is to try and raise kids who are kind and compassionate to those around them. This is no quick-fix solution and… […]

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How to Ease Transitioning From One Nanny to the Next

Changing your child’s nanny is always a tough job. You’ll need to get the job done as well as minimize any emotional reactions which your child might have in store for you. So, in order to avoid things turning sour and you ending up with a loud and dissatisfied little one, here are some tips […]

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Best Holiday Activities For The Family

Best Holiday Activities For The Family Live reindeer, Christmas lights and gingerbread houses, oh my! The next few months are jam packed with tons of holiday activities. If you are looking for fun family-friendly holiday events, below are my picks for the best around Austin! Horse Carriage Rides – Dress warm and enjoy a holiday […]

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Days Before Murdering Entire Family for ‘Fresh Start,’ Chris Watts Gushed to Mistress in Love Note

Addictive, unique, wonderful — “an amazing, inspirational and electric woman.” This is how Colorado father Chris Watts described the woman with whom he was infatuated this summer. But he wasn’t talking about his wife. He was gushing over his mistress, a co-worker with whom he had begun an affair that, authorities believe, eventually drove him […]

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Creating a Joyful Family Christmas and Peaceful Holiday Season

Family Christmases should be joyful affairs. Follow these tips for a peaceful holiday season to create Christmas your family will treasure. Creating a Joyful Family Christmas and Peaceful Holiday Season Christmas is my favorite time of year. I loved this season as a child, and I still adore it as an adult.  I love this […]

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10 Awesome Nerf Gun Games To Play With The Whole Family

With names like the Rampage, the Retaliator and the Vortex Nitron, it’s no wonder Nerf guns continue to be an in-demand toy for kids of all ages (even the big ones).   With so many families hosting at least one Nerf gun at home, here are 10 fun games you can play together these holidays: […]

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The Kardashian Family ‘Has Had Enough’ Of Rob’s Money Problems, Per Reports

Oh, boy… Rob Kardashian is back in the spotlight (again), and for all the wrong reasons after a new Radar Online report contends that he’s “constantly” asking for money from the rest of his family. Related: Rob Kardashian Is A Scammer! An insider told the outlet that the 31-year-old;s money troubles — which are directly related […]

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December Family Events In Austin

🎄The Holidays are here!! 🎄Can you feel the excitement?  Absolutely anything that you may be looking for can be found in Austin this time of year.  From shows and concerts, to festivals and fairs, Austin is just overflowing with activities for you and your family to enjoy.  Make sure to check out our very special […]

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Easy, Non-Toxic Indoor Plants For The Family Home

Easy, Non-Toxic Indoor Plants For The Family Home   I love watching things grow and bloom. Hence, I adore kids. . .and plants. The value of our rainforests, trees and plants in the ecosystem is well-known and powerful. Growing plants indoors can also have health benefits as they clean up the toxins in our home […]

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Love, loss and paid family leave: One adoption story

Adoption Awareness Month Like every parent, I will never forget the day we brought our daughter home for the first time. It was an unseasonably warm spring day and, after dumping the luggage from our weeks abroad, we headed straight for the yard. As I set our 17-month-old in the grass, I felt a momentary […]

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Mommy Burnout | Putting Yourself First Is Putting Your Family First

A few weeks ago I was covered in watermelon and waffle pieces, my son was crying because his week old balloon wasn’t floating anymore, the dog needed to be fed and let out, and my husband was calling because he forgot something he needed at work. Does this scene sound familiar, Mama? Mommy Burnout is […]

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