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A Mother’s Perspective on 9/11

This year is different. This year I'm a mother. This year 9/11 means even more. I will never forget. I've said that many times today as I heard Alicia Key's "The Streets of New York" playing, watched 9/11 reme...
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Baby Sale Extravaganza at Target

Hello mommy friends! Target is having a big sale on all kinds of baby items from now until 9/10. The sale includes, but is not limited to: 15% off select travel systems 20% off select nursery items Select...
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Daily Deal for Mommies: Zulily

Daddy Russ picks up the mail coming home from work daily and the other day when he got home he handed me a box saying, "Here's ANOTHER package from that zoo place!" Obviously, looking at me like he thinks I've...
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A Real C-Section Experience

Due to the stress that labor would put on my heart and because I had Plascenta Previa, I had to have a scheduled c-section when Luke was delivered. When my doctor told me this I was really nervous and didn't kn...
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How To: Baby Boy Suspenders

I just love suspenders on little boys so I decided Luke had to have a pair. After researching the Internet I was unable to find any in his size so I decided to make them. I found a wonderful tutorial on a b...
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Baby Luke: 2-Month Update

Luke is such a sweet baby. He's really growing now. Sometimes when I give him his morning bottle I think he's just shot up over night. Daddy Russ and I are enjoying him so much. It's hard to remember what life...