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Science STEM Gifts for Kids


STEM Science gifts really are the gift that keeps on giving. These fun gifts of learning can foster and create a lifelong passion for science and technology.  We are a new homeschooling family, but even before we made the leap from the public school bandwagon we were always big on science. It seemed that each Christmas or birthday included some…

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Homemade lollipop recipe - easy and fun treat for your Christmas Gift boxes. Twelve Days Of Christmas Treats #christmastreats

Homemade Lollipop Recipe: A Christmas treat


I have been kind of taking it easy in the kitchen lately with my first couple recipes being no-bake. I wanted to ease you into the Twelve Days of Christmas Treats before I went a little crazy. There is nothing really crazy about these homemade lollipops, just that it isn’t often people decide to make their own lollipops. There is…

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5 Tips for Flying with Baby


Someone very recently asked for my best travel hacks when flying with a new baby.  My answer was immediately to avoid it all costs. Just leaving the house to head for the grocery store with my band of Kidiots strikes actual fear into my heart. Babies on a plane. Call Wesley Snipes, its a horror flick. This got me thinking;…

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Must Have Baby Gadgets - Joovy Caboose

Joovy Caboose – Review


Well, we have just returned from our wild, cross country road trip. We drove for a little over 15 hours, from Albuquerque to Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri last week in a giant RV with 3 kids, 1 teenager, 2 in-laws and ourselves. Think that would be pretty exciting for us, right? Well, we like to go hard or go home,…

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Bedtime is Bullsh*t


Bedtime these days is such bullshit. I used to have a routine.  In fact I like to have a routine, or at least I like to have the idea of a routine. That way, when nothing goes according to plan, I don’t get too upset because the plan wasn’t that rigid anyhow. But our routine is a fucking sham. Our…

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When Toddlers strike - the toothpaste story

I am not your perfect mom


SO I decided a while ago that I was going to be one of those mom’s who wasn’t too hard on themselves. One of the mom’s who knew that as long as her kids were happy, healthy and making a mess, that I shouldn’t give myself too much shit about being perfect. I was going to be a half-assed housewife…

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Lego Batman Movie

Why Lego Batman Movie is a Nerds Dream


LEGO Batman Movie has a shout-out for all fandoms and nerds and it’s full of DC and fandom references for parents and kids alike.  I was invited by Warner Bro’s to attend the pre-screening event in Albuquerque, NM yesterday and let me tell you, it was Freakin’ Awesome!! Awesome to to a level that will make die hard geeks squeal…

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Be Productive Thursdays


Ha. Who am I kidding. I certainly am the last person who would ever have a dedicated day to being productive. I am the type of person who would dedicate days to the opposite, for sure, but a whole day of productivity – shit no. I have been doing a little writing and a littler bit of working but with…

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