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Easter Crafting Fun for Your Little Ones

Looking for some easy and adorable Easter crafts to do with your kids? Check out four of our favorites: Baby Chick Supplies: White and orange construction paper Large googly eyes Yellow grass Glue, scissors & a pencil Directions: Draw a circle on your white construction paper, as big or as little as you want your […]

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The Other Side of the Holidays

It is halfway through December and somehow, without even noticing, Christmas tunes have taken over the airwaves, presents have started to pile up underneath the tree (or menorah) and twinkling lights are never far from view. Although this is typically a magical time, many Americans actually report increased negative emotions during the holidays.  According to […]

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How to Host Family Over the Holidays

My family always makes an effort to get together over the holidays, which is not an easy feat considering we live all across the country. When we do manage to pull it off, it’s a pretty big event, with tons of kids and lots of travel involved. This year, I somehow convinced the whole clan […]

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30 Days of Thanks

2016 has been an year of evolution for me, both personally and professionally. I changed jobs. I cut my hair. I traveled nearly six times for work and fun. All of this with a child in my life. One year ago, Ilse was just beginning to eat solids and wear a single bow in her […]

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Why I Love my Teenager’s Cell Phone

When my son went to high school this year, I was dismayed by the fact that he was allowed to use his phone throughout the day. Now, my view has changed completely! Because he has his phone, I get real-time accounts when he is happy or upset and am more informed than ever about his […]

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Fall Rituals

I love Fall. Ask anyone. As soon as September rolls around, I start humming Christmas songs and making my Thanksgiving menu.  I curse the last bit of Indian summer, because I just want to start wearing my sweaters and winter coats. The cold never bothers me; it motivates me. I get motivated by cold weather […]

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Why Moms LOVE Costco :: Costco Mom Hour

*This post is sponsored – but the thoughts and feelings are our own, and we only work with businesses we believe to be reputable and resourceful to our readers.  San Francisco Moms Blog wants to let you in on a little “mom” secret- COSTCO.  Costco makes everything a little easier, and they have everything you […]

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