The Laid-Back Approach to Home Management

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The Laid-Back Approach to Home Management

No matter what anybody says, being a stay-at-home mom IS a tough job–a tough, sticky, loud, round-the-clock, sleep-leeching job with a description that could fill an entire book.

It sounds overwhelming, but it’s nothing you can’t handle if you simplify your approach to work more efficiently.

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THANKSGIVING TRIVIA CARDS | bet you haven’t heard these ones

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thanksgiving trivia cardsHere we are, so close to the day!

I don’t doubt your entertaining skills, but why not throw out these Thanksgiving trivia cards to help you inform and entertain? Everyone loves to read random useless facts that don’t pertain to daily living, right? That’s right! These facts also might be a great emergency topic for those desperate times when you realize you have nothing to say to your Uncle Ted. After you discuss the weather, of course.

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7 Thanksgiving Planner Printables for a Stress-Free Holiday

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thanksgiving planner printables

Well, well, well… If it isn’t Thanksgiving-the notorious holiday when all self-control goes out the window. I deem it responsible for the success of both fad dieting and bikini boot camp. Despite the risks of feeling like the Stay Puft marshmallow guy from Ghostbusters, the hostess in me is looking forward to enjoying my family and of course, the planning. Naturally, when you love planning as much as I do, you make planning pages to enhance the experience, making it more of a sacred ritual.

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3 Things That Matter Most to Your Kids

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Until our children become parents themselves, they will never know how much we do for them or understand our level of dedication.

Being a mother means loving someone so fiercely that it scares the hell out of you.

It’s also exhilarating in the most beautiful way. Your heart is open, exposed and vulnerable to both the bliss and heartbreak that comes with caring for these little ones. Everything that happens in their childhood echoes into their future and that’s a pretty daunting notion.

What if we screw up? What if we’re too harsh? Too soft? Are we giving them too little attention or too much?

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Tarte Shape Tape Concealer Review | realistic with swatch comparison

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While it seems that everyone is claiming the Tarte Shape Tape concealer as their new HG, this girl had her doubts.

Not only do I have stubborn dark circles, I also have the sunken-eyeball look to top it off. No concealer can defeat such vast shadows, but if I can at least address the coloring, it’ll be considered a victory to me.

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