Wordless Wednesday: The challenges of this new life

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Life is different now. Every day, I make a list. At the end of every day, I find myself frustrated by all the things left on it. I’m failing. Work is piling up. Mail is piling up. Emails need to be answered. And the vegetables don’t wait. As I stand by my sink, snipping the…

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MommyCon Philly 2013: A Recap

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Are you following me yet on Instagram? If so, you probably saw a few pics from MommyCon last Sunday. If not, well head over there and do it now! (I’m wendykate99 and I’ll follow you back!) So, MommyCon. How fun, right? There really was no question that I’d love the event. Babywearing, cloth diapering, my…

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Activities for Kids: Indoor Butterfly Hunt

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When it comes to parenting, there are two things I know for sure.  1. Bored kids do not equal happy kids, so when a rainy day hits, the day can go south quickly. So, fun activities for kids are like gold. 2. Browsing Pinterest for creative ways to fill the day can make your self-esteem…

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I'm heading to MommyCon…with Lillebaby!

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*This post contains affiliate links. I’m super excited (and slightly nervous) to announce that my baby girl and I will be heading to Philly for MommyCon one week from today! The excitement is for obvious reasons, and the nervousness…well, that’s just because I don’t like driving in a city I don’t know. Once my car…

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The State of Affairs: One Month Later… {Part 2}

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(If you missed Part 1, read it here.) You’ve gotta understand…this is about so much more than my job. This whole identity thing, the anxiety, the depression, the stupor, the disconnectedness…it’s huge. This might be the biggest turning point in my entire life thus far, and I’ve been lost trying to figure it out. So, for…

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Guest Post: Summer Diapering {and BabyKicks Beach Bash Giveaway!}

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This post is part of the BabyKicks Beach Bash ’13 in celebration of the NEW BabyKicks limited edition prints (Baby Safari and Outfoxed) and swim diaper (Anchors Away)! The swim diaper is available in sizes S–XL  to ensure a perfectly snug fit on your little one’s bum. As part of the celebration, the BabyKicks Ambassadors…

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The State of Affairs: One Month Later… {Part 1}

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So, it’s been a whole month now. I think it’s safe to say that when it comes to Kid Town, I’ve reached full immersion. Know how I figured that out? I woke up one morning, not too many days ago, slipshod after about 4 hours sleep, and decided that yesterday’s makeup looked OK enough that…

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Exciting News for #Green Moms! Easier Shopping with the #JackBeNaturalApp

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Life isn’t always easy with two tiny children, and that’s why I do a lot of my shopping online these days. It’s so much easier than trying to wrangle them both in the store, and quite often, online shopping saves me a lot of money. I especially love it when I find a new retailer…

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