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AMB-My Mom Friends dont know the real me

My Mom Friends Don’t Know The Real Me

My Mom Friends Don’t Know The Real Me I recently met up with a mom that I met on an app called Peanut. The app is billed as “Tinder for moms,” and as I never ventured into online dating it simultaneously terrifies and intrigues me. I’m not very active on it, but I logged in […]

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First Birthday Parties: Yay Or Nay?

First Birthday Parties: Yay or Nay? You’ve made it a year. Your little baby is moving toward toddler status and in order to survive the emotions of that reality you put every ounce of energy toward one thing: the first birthday party. What kind of a theme should little Tommy have? You know he loves […]

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Organic Tick & Flea Prevention

Organic Flea And Tick Prevention

Organic Flea And Tick Prevention Even though school is almost back in session, here in Austin, the summer months extend way past the first day of school. It’s HOT HOT HOT until just about Halloween, which means flea and tick problems continue to haunt us. Because of the warm weather, we’re still able to enjoy […]

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Prepping For Back To School

Prepping For Back To School Not to be the bearer of bad news here, but, summer vacation is rapidly coming to an end. Like this week. It’s time to start thinking about sending those kids back to school! Whether you are r-e-a-d-y for school, or you’re sentimental and sappy (like me) and aren’t thrilled about […]

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20 Signs Your Kids Are From Austin

20 Signs Your Kids Are From Austin  One of my rockstar achievements as a parent is our decision to raise our kids in the wonderfully, quirky city of Austin, Texas. It’s no secret that Texans are loud and proud. They don’t just think, they KNOW, that everything is bigger and better in Texas. But, the […]

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Let’s Talk About Porn

Let’s Talk About Porn We don’t talk enough about uncomfortable topics, like pornography, which can quickly creep into our kids’ lives. I use the word creep very intentionally. I believe pornographic images slowly and dangerously sneak into our kids’ world. The average age most boys first see porn is between 11-13 (my son’s age), and […]

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The Perfect August Day In ATX

The Perfect August Day In ATX The month of August and I have a love hate relationship. For starters, its my birthday month, which some people may get excited about. However, I would rather NOT continue to get one year older every 12 months. I would like to keep the glowing skin from my twenties, […]

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