Preschooler Packing Essentials

JustaBXgirl decided to start packing for our upcoming vacation on her own the other night.  What did she throw in her suitcase you might ask?  Her Sleeping Beauty costume (complete with wig), Barbie Dolls,...
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NYBG – Holiday Train Show – 25th Anniversary

It was a cold and rainy afternoon but we were not ready to let go of the holidays without FINALLY making it to the New York Botanical Gardens Holiday Train Show.  My godson loves...
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Are You A #GoalSetter? Three Ways To Get What You Want

  I'm big on setting goals.  I'm also big on making lists.  To me the two go hand in hand.  Don't ya think?  This is the time of year where everyone starts talking about what...
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#SingleMomsSpeak

One of my goals this year is to do more work around parenting.  I plan to host parent workshops and build a strong single mom community (virtually and in real life).  My first step...
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It’s A Barbie (nabi) World

It seems like nowadays littles come out of the womb knowing how to work tablets and phones.  Still as parents it might be difficult to decide which one is right for your child and...
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JustaBXmom Visits Pip’s Island

JustaBXgirl and I love to play made up games and tell made up stories while we go on imaginary adventures.  Even with our vast imaginatory experience neither of us were prepared for what it...

My New Favorite Christmas Movie! #WhyHim

  This past Monday I was given the opportunity to hang out with some amazing moms for a #WhyHimMoms night out.  Beautiful bloggers, a makeover, new head shots and the funniest movie I saw this...
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How Joyful Is The 12 Joys Of Christmas?

Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links. Reading is a very important part of our home life.  I've actually been reading to JustaBXgirl since she was in my belly.  Our love of reading translates to Christmas...
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No Elf On My Shelf But I’m Not A Total Grinch

So this is one of those posts where people might get upset.  I still love you.  Remember we don't have to always agree to be friends.  I love pretend.  I love making up stories....