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8 Things I Learned from the First Half of My Pregnancy

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe via Email or.RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! By Contributing Writer, Alexandra Maul I am thrilled, grateful, and let’s be real – nervous! – to welcome my first child, a boy, in mid-July. I can’t wait to meet this little guy who has been taking up residency in… 

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Hello Weekend

Life is super busy right now, but I suspect I’m not the only one. Are there any parents of young children out there who can say, “We don’t have much going on… we’re bored and can’t think of a single to-do”? I can’t imagine it’s very likely. Right now we’re getting ready to welcome overnight… 

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Top 10 Reasons The Father of My Children is Awesome

They say that a good dad is rarer than than an ultra-rare shopkin on the school playground, and more precious than your first magical sip of morning coffee. I think that’s in the Bible. (I’ve paraphrased.) But despite the many what-not-to-do examples in the world of daddy-hood, there are a number of guys who are… 

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Oatmeal Banana Pancakes (Freezer-Friendly)

By Contributing Writer, Erin Long My ideal morning does not include my kids bringing me a tray filled with delicious breakfast goodies (like oatmeal banana pancakes) that I can eat before my feet even touch the floor. No, my ideal is making pancakes for my family. You see, I love pancakes. As in, guys, I LOVE… 

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Hello Weekend (June 5, 2016)

Three happy things today: 1. It’s pouring buckets today. We haven’t had rain in so long that the lawns were all yellow, and the farmers’ crops were suffering. So – despite the dreary skies, I’m playing the glad game and seeing the beauty. 2. Netflix is now streaming Bob Ross – the iconic painter, art… 

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I've scored some seriously amazing deals at thrift stores, but there are a few things at which I draw the line. I totally agree with this list, especially #2 on the "no" list!!

5 Things to Buy at Thrift Stores (And 5 Things to Avoid)

Contributed by Cheyenne Bell If you’ve known me for more than five minutes, you know that I LOVE discovering awesome things to buy at thrift stores. Like, I’m obsessed with thrift stores, antique stores, junk stores…you name it, if it has something to do with shopping for used treasures, I’m all for it. I think… 

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Red & Honey’s 2016 Reader Survey (I Want to Hear From YOU!)

Hear ye, hear ye! The first official R&H reader survey is at hand, and it has been decreed that all shall participate, and be merry! (What is up with the old-timey talk?! Welcome to my brain. And sorry.) I’ve been hinting to you for a while now about my upcoming total site re-design. Well, the… 

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Hello Weekend

Happy weekend, everyone! It’s a scorcher here – almost breaking records for heat in our area at this time of year. (Side note: I’m not sure why I feel so compelled to talk about the weather in every HW instalment. Feel free to tell me to stop. I’m nerdily fascinated by the weather.) We get… 

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Using Montessori Methods at Home: 15+ Resources to Get You Started

By contributing writer, Molly Madonna Kehrer I am not a Montessori methods expert by any means, but I have worked in a Montessori classroom, and I have watched young minds transform at their own pace in a beautiful way in that setting. The Montessori environment taught me a very valuable lesson in the capability of… 

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