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I love back-to-school season. The thrill of buying new pens, fresh books ready to be cracked open, and possibility hanging in the air. I’m a nerd, and I’ll own it. Give me a gift card to Staples, and I’m a happy woman. However, since becoming a mom of school-age kids, the season has turned bittersweet.[…]

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Second only to Black Friday, Tax-Free Weekend brings shoppers out in hoards. And why not? With back-to-school shopping looming over parents’ heads, we’d do just about anything to save a few bucks, am I right? While my first instinct is to hunker down rather than face the retail masses, I know that with two of[…]

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In case you’ve somehow missed the tweet, we live in a digital age. Everything is instantaneously in front of us and we have access to limitless content. Our fingertips open up a world of beauty and knowledge, but can so easily lead to something much darker. It’s nearly impossible to avoid all the negative messaging[…]

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Dear Mom, Thank you. I cannot think of more appropriate words to say besides those two simple, yet powerful ones. You are deserving of gratitude every single day for the way you raised your family, you maintained your grace, you balanced schedules, and you blessed others. Today and every day I am thankful for the[…]

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Eating healthy can often feel daunting or disappointing – like you’re missing out on the wonderful world of food. It takes a significant amount of energy to be more intentional and selective about your choices and that can be a deterrent in making the jump to an alternative lifestyle. The hardest thing to give up[…]

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