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BubbleBum-The Backseat Booster Seat Solution {SPONSORED POST}

Disclaimer: This is a BubbleBum sponsored post, but as always, all thoughts expressed are 100% my own. With summer vacation around the corner, the season calls for sleepovers, road trips, and adventures. Sounds like fun, right?! Except for the dreaded car seat situation. There’s switching cars, the stress of making all three fit in the backseat and don’t get […]

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Let the Party Begin at Gymboree {Sponsored Post}

I always thought Gymboree was a creative space focused on learning with classes for little ones. BOY, was I wrong! Each site offers an array of events. From holiday event activities like egg hunts and Halloween to mommy night events and birthdays, it’s no wonder Gymboree is highly sought-after for events and your party of […]

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The Power of Play at Gymboree {Sponsored Post}

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post, but as always, all thoughts expressed are 100% my own. Growing up with a mother like mine, I was always taught to embrace originality and if something was missing, you create it. That’s exactly what Marin County, California mom, Joan Barnes did in 1976. Unable to find a safe and [...]
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Easter Events Guide 2018

Spring is in the air, so grab those baskets, because it’s open season for all of your favorite Easter festivities. From Easter egg hunts to “eggs”travagant brunches, here’s what’s happening around your favorite town:   ALL DAY EGG HUNT at Hanna Andersson Westfield UTC 4525 L Jolla Village Dr., San Diego, CA 92122, March 24, 2018 – ALL […]

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Having Children Changed My Marriage

I’ve been married for 7 years, and having children definitely changed my marriage. Let me tell you how: I spend less time on my personal appearance. I remember spending hours looking for the right outfit to greet my hardworking man. I would curl my hair, wear his favorite perfume and sport the newest thing from […]

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DIY Wedding Dress Shopping Survival Kit

When one of my best friends asked me to be in her wedding, I was thrilled. We grew up together so weddings were always a fun topic. From dresses to flowers to venues and themes, it’s no wonder that my friend knew EXACTLY what she wanted for her upcoming wedding.   The most iconic part […]

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Postpartum Sex – Looking at Myself Through His Eyes

If you’re a mama, you know doctors recommend you abstain from sex for 6-8 weeks after you’ve just given birth. Question: Does everyone really wait? Four weeks post postpartum, I felt my sexiest. As a result, I had a voluminous bosom, a smaller waist and the new mama glow. How can anyone wait to have […]

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