This can’t be happening to me.

"Mommy, did you know that you have a mustache?" quizzed my little girl at the breakfast table.  "No, I don't!" I exclaimed, not really noticing that both of my children had donned milk mustaches for effect. "Yes, you do!  Everyone has mustaches...." My daughter's...

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My $10 Kitchen Remodel

I've heard it said that the kitchen is the heart of the home.  That is absolutely the truth in our home.  It's the room where children and puppies beg for treats, where my hubby and I sneak kisses and chocolate, and where food simmers and heirloom cookbooks come...

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My son is a robot.

For over a week now my son has been obsessed. He hasn't stopped talking about it. He clearly hasn't stopped thinking about it. Some children have imaginary friends. Most children like to play "pretend". My son is convinced that he is a robot. Not long ago he was a...

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Jennifer Collins

Jennifer Collins

Hey y’all! I’m a working mom and I'm married to the love of my life. We’re raising two amazing kids and we have a dog, too. Sounds pretty normal, doesn’t it? Well, life gets messy sometimes, and I like to write about our victories and our messes along the way.

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