Gone Girl {Review}

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I’ve been really excited about Gone Girl the movie ever since I heard the Gillian Flynn book was being made into a movie. Once I heard Ben Affleck was in it, I was pretty much sold. I read the book with my book club in the fall of 2012 and quickly thereafter had to read […]

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October is SIDS Awareness Month! {Halo Swaddle + SleepSack Giveaway!}

October is SIDS Awareness Month! This summer, HALO continued its mission to develop products to help babies sleep safely with the introduction of a brand new baby bassinet – the HALO Bassinet. With its unique dual-swivel design, the Bassinest is the only bassinet that moves to bring baby to mom. It allows baby to sleep […]

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To Never Squelch This. #SheIsJoy

I started using the #sheisjoy hashtag a year or two ago when I would post and share photos of Miss E. Since the day she was born she has been joyful, always smiling, so very happy and high on life. She brought peace when she was born and helped heal my hurting heart. But it’s […]

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The Best of Me FREE Screening. {Minneapolis.}

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  Nicholas Sparks fans will be excited for his newest book turned movie, The Best of Me. It opens in theaters nationwide October 17, 2014 but Minneapolis/St. Paul fans can get an early glimpse by downloading free passes to the screening for Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m. at the Showplace ICON theatre in St. […]

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My Little Girls Shared Room.

On Labor Day weekend while Miss F was playing down the hall we heard a crash and as I walked down the hall, I was shocked to see she had pulled her book shelf completely off the wall. It was a mess of drywall and chipped paint and books. Everywhere books. The book shelf before […]

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Star Wars REBELS: Spark of Rebellion FREE SCREENING {Minneapolis}

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You’re invited to attend a one-time-only event screening of STAR WARS REBELS: SPARK OF REBELLION on the big screen before it debuts on Disney Channel on October 3rd! Screening will take place on Saturday, September 27 at 10:45am at Showplace ICON in St. Louis Park, MN. Up to 4 passes can be downloaded RIGHT HERE […]

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Red Gold’s 2-A-Day Crock Pot Giveaway!

Here starts the fourth week of school and for many of us, a better attempt at dinner. I don’t know about you but planning ahead is my biggest issue. If I think about it and plan it, dinner time is awesome. If I wait until 1 p.m. that day and it dawns on me that […]

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18 Things to Do in the Twin Cities This Fall

1. Pick apples at Afton Apple Orchard. {Hastings} With so many varieties of apples, this is the destination if you are looking for a pick your own. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. they have festivals and lots of additional fall attractions on the weekends. {Local blogger Dining with Alice just did a great […]

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Honey Maid Does it Again! #NotBroken

Today is National Stepfamily Day and Honey Maid has done it again! They have launched their newest ad and I am a fan. I have written many, many things over the years about being a stepmom. From the beginning when insecurities loomed and life was hard. We were figuring it out. One day at a […]

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Creative Kidstuff Grows with Goodness

We love Creative Kidstuff! It’s been a favorite store of ours since my oldest (now 12) was young. They have an amazing assortment of educational games, books & toys. Earlier this summer, my girls and I stopped in to the Linden Hills location on a day of fun as part of our Summer Bucket List. […]

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