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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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kids cleaning up

Why I Will Not Pay My Kids To Do Chores

My kids don’t get allowance and they sure as heck don’t get paid to do chores. Picking up their shit is something they do because one day they will like it. I am still waiting for the day I will like it, I know its just around the corner. There is a deeper lesson that I am trying to instill…

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71% of Parents Rely on Smart Technology

As we speak, my two smaller terrorists are doing the Hokey Pokey Shake in my living room thanks to my constantly connected Smart TV, push-of-the-button YouTube casting and a I’m only partially annoyed because I can control the playlist on my Smartphone, from the other-freakin’-room. So it really isn’t that hard to believe when Baby Center research says that 71%…

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Trekz Titanium Mini Headphones GIVEAWAY

*Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by AfterShokz. All opinions are my own.   Sometimes I just want to jam out to my old school rap and dance around the kitchen without my children hearing the lyrics to Too Short and Jay-Z blaring from the bluetooth speaker. Understandable. The last thing I want is my two year old reciting the words…

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