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Vacation Ideas for Washington, D.C.

Arguably one of the most popular tourist destinations, our nation’s capital is an easy pick for those looking for a truly enthralling vacation. Whether you’re alone or with your family, Washington, D.C. has plenty to offer all travelers. Some of the most well-known museums, monuments and memorials are scattered throughout this bustling, busy city, as well as unique restaurants and…

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Making a House Our Home

This post is sponsored by RYOBI Nation. However, all opinions are 100% her own. Well, we did it! We bought our very first home. Finally, no more renting. We are thrilled to have a home of our own. We couldn’t be happier for this next part of our life. Brock, Bentley, and I are all so blessed and excited to build…

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4 Skills Your Child Should Know Before Kindergarten

Kindergarten is supposed to be fun and educational, and allow children an opportunity to grow. My son has been in Pre School for two years now, going on his third. Sending my child to Pre School has really prepared him for when he enters Kindergarten in two years. Below are 4 skills that you should teach your child to assure…

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7 Easy Fun Games For Children During Road Trips

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What do parents dread most about family road trips? It’s their own little children stuck together in a tight area for hours. The back seat whining, the poking, and the impatient cries of “Are we there yet”, JUST MAKE IT STOP! Luckily, there are a lot of ways to keep kids happily entertained and enjoying each other’s company. The best…

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Reading Eggs: Learning To Read Can Be Easy & Fun

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Southern Momma’s was compensated to publish this article. Reading Eggs makes learning to read interesting and engaging for kids, with great online reading games and activities. And it really works! Children love the games, songs, golden eggs and other rewards which, along with feeling proud of their reading, really motivate children to keep exploring and learning. Reading Eggs uses all of…

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#Switch4Good: A Plant Based Lifestyle

This post was made possible by iConnect.  I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions stated are 100% mine. #Switch4Good #spon If you have been following my blog for a while, you may have seen that I have Endometriosis. If you are unsure what that is, read more information here. One thing I have read about endometriosis is about…

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Lets Talk Hair: Tips for Girls with Natural Curls

People with wavy or curly hair are always looking for new products, tips and tricks to lock in their desired look. Whether they want to blow it straight, create looser curls or maximize their tighter coils, Maya Smith, Celebrity Hair Stylist, salon owner and creator of The Doux, the “Indie” haircare line with a cult following now available at Target,…

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The Collapse of Parenting: Why it’s Time for Parents to Grow Up

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Are modern parents losing rank with their children? Sometimes it seems that children no longer have a healthy fear of disappointing their parents. The fascinating book “The Collapse of Parenting: How We Hurt Our Kids When We Treat Them like Grown-Ups” by Dr. Leonard Sax is an insightful look at where parents are going wrong with raising their children. To…

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Skincare Tips to Look Gorgeous on Valentine’s Day

Just by the touch of your soft, supple skin, have your man singing for Gorgeousgirl  “Ooh baby I love your way every day / Ooh wanna tell you I love your way every day / Ooh wanna be with you night and day”. Believe it is possible and that you can wear the skin you man will keep falling in…

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5 of the Hardest Things Parents Face: How to Handle the Most Challenging Parenting Issues

Spending time with babies is the best feeling in the world. They love your hugs and snuggles, prefer to hang out with you on the couch, and always come to you for advice. Once those pre-teen years hit, your parenting routine became a whole different ballgame. No matter what ages your children are, there are new challenging parenting issues that…

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2018 National Holidays

It’s finally 2018, and I’ve resolved to have more little moments of celebration in the New Year. We all look forward to the big celebrations, like Christmas, New Years and July 4th. But did you know there are so many other quirky holidays on the calendar just begging to be commemorated? What about a slice of garlic bread for National Garlic…

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Educators Stand in Solidarity with Educator Arrested in Louisiana

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The Louisiana Association of Educators and Vermilion Association of Educators will host a #TeacherVoice rally tomorrow at 3:45 p.m. in Abbeville to stand with Deyshia Hargrave and all Louisiana educators and students. Ms. Hargrave is a middle school teacher in Vermilion Parish who was arrested at a school board meeting this week after questioning a raise given to the Vermilion Parish Schools Superintendent despite years of stagnant wages…

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How To Become a Blogger

So you want to be a blogger? I mean who wouldn’t? All the free stuff and money, it’s awesome. I started doing Amazon reviews about 4 years ago. When Amazon came out with a new policy where it made it hard to review on their website, I transferred what I was doing to a blog. It is super easy to…

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Black Friday 2017

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Black Friday is coming up, who is excited?!? I am completely DONE Christmas Shopping already, however, I will still Black Friday Shop! I just have an addiction to sales!! Black Friday Ads are starting to pop up, and as I find more I will update the list here. MAP out what you need from where be prepared. Best way to shop…

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