Be Prepared: Flu Shots Available at CVS MinuteClinic #FluPlusYou

CVS Minute Clinic

*I have received promotional consideration from MinuteClinic for today’s discussion about flu shots. Thoughts are my own.* While we had been enjoying warmer than usual temperatures for much of October, today was definitely a reminder that winter is on its way to Minnesota. Today the first snow flurries dropped in our area, and even though I’ve lived… 

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Buttercup Mia & Co Wall Decals from RoomMates | Peel – Stick – Done


Moving is hard. Of course the excitement of it all takes over once your perfect home is chosen but then once you’re surrounded by boxes and and an endless to-do list it all sort of sinks in. With our recent transition to a new home it was important to us for our daughter to have… 

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Baby’s First Christmas: Starting a Special Tradition for Your Children

Babys First Cup Sterling Silver Cup Ornament

Christmas is an exciting time for all of us, spending time with family and our loved ones is the best part of all. If you have a little one and this Christmas is their first one, why not make it special? There are many ways to mark this special occasion, your baby’s first Christmas. Investing in a baby’s first Christmas ornament, such as a sterling silver baby ornament, is a wonderful way to keep the memories alive forever, and having a special memento to look back at. You can start a tradition with your family, purchasing a baby’s first Christmas ornament like this baby blown glass ornament for each child’s first Christmas. Another great tradition that you could start by purchasing special ornaments is

5 Ways to Teach Kids Kindness


Teaching kindness to children is an important lesson to share no matter the age. My friend Joy Morgan Dey and her daughter Anna Skarie recently wrote and published a new book, One Gorilla, which they sent to us to enjoy. The children’s book focuses on the idea of paying kindness forward. Joy and Anna share… 

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Ten Easy Halloween Decor Ideas for Your Home


Changing the decor throughout the year can breathe new life into your home. Whether you enjoy making simple seasonal touches or going all out for holidays, it is a good way to keep things fresh.  Decorating your space for Halloween is extra fun. You can keep things effortless with some pumpkins or create an entirely spooky space… 

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Pampers & Babies “R” Us Baby’s First Halloween Event in Stores + GIVEAWAY

Pampers Babies R Us Babys First Halloween Giveaway

*This is a sponsored conversation. All thoughts are my own.* I will never forget the joy in seeing each of my sweet babies dressed up in an adorable costume for Halloween. Each time was special and a great picture worthy moment. It may seem like a small milestone, but that first year of life seems… 

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