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Which Mom Are You?

As I sit here at almost nine o’clock at night, putting my feet up for the first time today, I automatically focus on my throbbing calves, the utter sense of exhaustion and the impending question, “Am I a good mommy?” My mind begins to wonder… Ever since I have been blessed with the title of […]

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Halloween Happenings

Halloween falls on a Saturday this year which means an entire day of fun and trick or treating without worrying about school or work! This can also mean you’ll be dealing with antsy little ones who are not-so-patiently waiting for the sun to go down to begin trick or treating. Lucky for you, there are […]

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Your Plans are in Your Children’s Hands

As a mom of a three year old and a newly turned five year old, you’d think I’d be accustomed to not getting my way and for my plans not going the way I envision them going. But every now and then my type A personality (where my type A moms at?) gets the best […]

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Wine and Design {Sponsored Post}

Looking for something creative for your girl’s night out or special event? Wine and Design has you covered! Recently, our contributors spent a wonderful night out at the Wine and Design location in Mount Pleasant. This is the perfect place to meet up, uncork something fabulous and enjoy laughs and great conversation while you create […]

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Exploring Charleston {Mt. Pleasant} Part 1

We’re continuing our Explore Charleston series today by giving you a closer look at Mt. Pleasant and all it has to offer. Oftentimes, I can be overheard saying that I drive in circles around Mt. Pleasant all day, every day. With 3 kids, 2 schools, Ballet, Karate, errands, playdates, trips to the Pediatrician, and the essential […]

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5 Favorite Fall Activities in Charleston

I love me some Fall. Being from Upstate New York though, there are moments when fall in Charleston makes me a bit sad.  I don’t think I am alone in this.  Fellow Northern transplants: Who’s with me?! I’m not sure whether it’s the vibrantly gorgeous leaves turning on the mountains in the backdrop, the nostalgia […]

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NannyPod {Sponsored Post}

One of the biggest challenges I’ve faced as a mom has been finding trustworthy and reliable childcare. As a military family, we rarely have the luxury of having family nearby who we trust to care for our daughter. When my family and I moved back to Charleston earlier this year, I was once again hundreds […]

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Little Lights in the Dark {Random Acts of Kindness}

 As my children grow older, I find myself trying to explain the sad and painful parts of life. I know they are looking to me to show them how to respond to difficult moments. I try to put things into perspective for them in ways they can understand while still respecting their abilities to process […]

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