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Managing Bedwetting With Love (Plus Enter To Win GoodNites* TRU-FIT* Underwear!)

by Meagan Francis November 7, 2014
Managing Bedwetting With Love (Plus Enter To Win GoodNites* TRU-FIT* Underwear!)

Good news! The deadline on this giveaway has been extended until December 5! We are loving all the comments on this post – leave your own and enter to win!    Does your child wet the bed? If so, you know that bedwetting can add an incredible amount of stress and uncertainty to family life. […]

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Healthy Eating & Habits With Liz Della Croce: The Home Hour Episode 42

by Meagan Francis November 6, 2014
Healthy Eating & Habits With Liz Della Croce: The Home Hour Episode 42

With all the special diets trending right now, do you ever wonder what it really means to eat healthy?  According to today’s podcast guest, Liz Della Croce of The Lemon Bowl, it’s simple: eat foods packed with strong flavors, like citrus and herbs…and eat less of them. (Which is easier to do when food is packed […]

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Fall Cleaning Challenge Week 3: Low Down & Dirty

by Meagan Francis November 5, 2014
Fall Cleaning Challenge Week 3: Low Down & Dirty

My floors, you ask? I have to admit: right now, they’re pretty tragic. Sure, I sweep and vacuum, but I admit I stick to certain high-trafficked areas and tend to forget about corners and edges. And many of my hard surface floors haven’t seen a mop in months. So in our deep/fall cleaning challenge this week, I’m […]

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5 Must-Haves for Cold-Weather Dwellers

by Meagan Francis November 3, 2014
5 Must-Haves for Cold-Weather Dwellers

Brrr! Is it chilly where you are? If it isn’t yet, it will be soon – for most of the country anyway. This post from last winter keeps popping up in our Pinterest feed, so it must mean people are thinking about their cold-weather wardrobes! We’re revisiting it today in case you missed it the first […]

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Happy Halloween!

by Meagan Francis October 31, 2014
Happy Halloween!

It’s been a busy week in our homes (and yes, this week’s podcast was sacrificed to the rest of my to-do list, but I’ll be back with a new episode next week!) Sarah and I thought we’d share a few pictures of our kiddos in their Halloween costumes and then get back to school parades, […]

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Fall Cleaning Challenge Week 2: Tackle The Middle Spaces

by Meagan Francis October 29, 2014
Fall Cleaning Challenge Week 2: Tackle The Middle Spaces

Hey, Fall Cleaning Challenge-takers! How did cleaning those high-up, often-neglected spots go for you last week? Photographic evidence of how it went for me:  Ugh. But you know what? This actually wasn’t as much filth as I thought I’d find on those fan blades and light fixtures, and the majority of that dirt came from two rooms – […]

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4 Ways To Bring Your Parenting A-Game This Halloween

by Sarah Powers October 28, 2014
4 Ways To Bring Your Parenting A-Game This Halloween

Dear Halloween, I love you, and I hate you. The itty-bitty baby costumes are so cute, and the way my kids’ faces light up in anticipation of trick-or-treating is something special.  But also? UGH. Too-sexy costumes for little girls, gory images that give my preschooler nightmares, and more sugar in a single day than my toddler has […]

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4 Easy, Inexpensive “Big Old Hunk-O-Meat” Dinners + Leftover Ideas

by Meagan Francis October 27, 2014
4 Easy, Inexpensive "Big Old Hunk-O-Meat" Dinners + Leftover Ideas

With the weather turning colder and the busy-ness of Halloween this week, we thought it would be a perfect time to re-run this post from last year. Particularly since I slow-braised a pork shoulder late last week and we are still picking at its deliciousness – definitely the subject of a future post! Enjoy. – […]

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Take A Peek At Our Halloween Decor (And Share Your Own!)

by Meagan Francis October 24, 2014
Take A Peek At Our Halloween Decor (And Share Your Own!)

Do you decorate for Halloween? If so, do you limit it to a few carefully-chosen decorations or go all-out? Do you change your decor up every Halloween or use the same things year after year? Sarah and I thought we would share a few glimpses at how we’ve decorated our homes this year. Enjoy! Meagan’s House: […]

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Read-Aloud Revival With Sarah Mackenzie: The Home Hour Episode 41

by Meagan Francis October 23, 2014
Read-Aloud Revival With Sarah Mackenzie: The Home Hour Episode 41

We all know we’re supposed to read to our kids every day, right? But it can be easier said than done. Between tongue-twisting passages in picture books and toddlers crawling over you while you’re trying to read to older siblings, reading aloud is one of those things that can be kind of a drag for […]

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