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5 Make-Ahead Breakfast Ideas for School Mornings

Parenting

School mornings always tend to be busy – there’s making sure the kids get ready, getting yourself ready, preparing school lunches, and of course, breakfast. Before our recent move into a new home, our morning routine was actually not very hectic. That was because my daughter’s school didn’t begin until 9:20 am. (I know!) Trust […]

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5 Holiday Gift Ideas Under $40

life

The holidays bring a variety of gifting opportunities; you probably have a significant list of people you need to find gifts for this holiday season, right? From friends and family to coworkers and kids’ teachers, there’s plenty of gifts to find on your holiday shopping list! That’s why I love the array of gift options […]

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3 Reasons Why Walmart Pickup Is a Holiday Life-Saver

life

While I have no problem shopping in-store, sometimes the convenience of online shopping just can’t be beat. Even better is the convenience of ordering items online and being able to pick them up just a few hours later (or the next day) at my local store! Let me tell you just how great the Walmart […]

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Small Gesture, Big Show of Support for Veterans #GreenlightAVet

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Veteran’s Day is a great opportunity to talk with our children about what it means to be a veteran and why it’s good to celebrate the men and women who have served. My dad and sister-in-law are veterans (as was my abuelo and his father), so our kids are able to learn first-hand from their […]

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10 Easy Things You Can Do in 10 Minutes or Less For a Healthier You

life

We all know it’s important to take care of ourselves, but it’s amazing how easy it is to neglect our health care. Whether it’s because of our busy schedules, lack of health insurance, or financial situations, it’s easy to go many months (or years) without visiting our doctors. Or perhaps you tend to only visit […]

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