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Balloon Glow Fest Smucker’s Snackation Destination pt. 1

As a newly single mom, it was my goal this summer to bond with my girls more than ever by spending lots of quality time with each other as a family– whether it be at home reading together, watching movies together, or going out to find fun (and affordable!) things to do in the city. Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality 39: The Winner!

Hellooo and welcome! A few weeks ago Celeste and I announced that we would be taking a little summer break from the Mommy Reality challenges, but not before we had a chance to see the shenanigans and fun you all are having this summer!   So for this last challenge, we asked you to submitContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality Challenge 39 & Link Up

Hello and welcome to Mommy Reality Challenge #39! Hosted by Jen from JENerally Informed and Celeste from Leapfrog and Lipgloss! There is some BIG Mommy Reality news happening, so hang tight and we will share it with you in a bit! If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we areContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Sunday Shorts: St Andrews Cinema (The Dollar Show)

This week, St. Andrews Cinema which is located in St. Charles County Missouri (a suburb of St. Louis) where I grew up, announced it was closing. This may seem like it’s not a huge deal to non-locals, but it has become somewhat of a landmark staple to all who grew up here and there wasContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality Challenge 38 & Link Up

Thundercats HELLOOOOO!!!  Welcome to Mommy Reality Challenge 38!!! Hosted by Jen from JENerally Informed and Celeste from Leapfrog and Lipgloss! If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we are so glad you are joining this great community of moms who participate in our bi-weekly challenges that showcase all the fun,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality Challenge: Jem and the Holograms

There is a new Jem live action recreation movie coming out based on the cartoon series. Jem is a series from my childhood, but thanks to Netflix, my daughters discovered the series and fell in love with it. They’ve probably watched the whole series 6 times through at this point and, as we moms know,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality 37 & Link Up

Welcome to the 37th Mommy Reality Challenge! Hosted by Jen from JENerally Informed and Celeste from Leapfrog and Lipgloss! If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we are so glad you are joining this great community of moms who participate in our bi-weekly challenges that showcase all the fun, crazy,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality 36 & Link Up

Welcome to Mommy Reality Challenge 36!!! Hosted by Jen from JENerally Informed and Celeste from Leapfrog and Lipgloss! I know!!!!  So freaking exciting. If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we are so glad you are joining this great community of moms who participate in our bi-weekly challenges that showcaseContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Mommy Reality Challenge: My Nemesis

Ah Spring… Such a pretty time of year! Wait a sec… Ugh!! NOPE. Screw spring.  Done with it. It’s the “Battle of the Ants” time and NOBODY ever wins.  — except for maybe these guys: As I shell out $$$ to them, week after week,  my wallet dies a little inside, but do the ants?Continue Reading

Mommy Reality Challenge 35 and Link Up

Welcome to Mommy Reality Challenge #35!!! Hosted by Jen from JENerally Informed and Celeste from Leapfrog and Lipgloss! If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we are so glad you are joining this great community of moms who participate in our bi-weekly challenges that showcase all the fun, crazy, andContinue ReadingContinue Reading