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    The Crunchy Mommy’s Guide To Keeping Kids Healthy On-The-Go

    This is a sponsored post from MomeezChoice. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 

    Confession: This is the busiest time of the year that I’ve yet to experience with my children. Mini is preparing for her first Nutcracker performance AND robotics competition all happening the same weekend. Abc is, well, a four-year-old. And BC is an inquisitive 1-year-old who is trying to get into all the things. We’ve been experiencing late nights, full days, and lots of running around. Oh, did I mention that my husband happened to get called out of town for work giving me a week’s notice to figure out how to manage all this plus work and keeping kids healthy?

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    DIY Kid-Friendly Kindness Advent Calendar

    This is a sponsored post on behalf of Welch’s Fruit Snacks. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

    I grew up Roman Catholic and the Advent Calendar was always my favorite. Thinking back to that time, I can still smell the heat from the old radiators that were in our Catholic school building built in the 19th century and the soft snow that waited to greet us during the December months. Our advent calendars were always religious and filled with little pieces of milk chocolate.

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    2018 Cole Family Photos By Katie Crenshaw

    Every year I watch as the masses post these beautiful family photos grace my screens and timelines. Mini and I used to get ours done at Portrait People but the staged, indoor photos just doesn’t fit my style of life any longer and I wanted some outdoor photos that fit our personalities better. My girl Katie Crenshaw from Typical Katie takes the most beautiful photos of her family and I’ve really encouraged to do this for more families. 

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    The TCM 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

    It really feels like the year has just started but alas, here we are at the gift-giving season! I really wanted to do like a thousand and one gift guides but I settled on one that was really family focused that have some additional categories for the different people in your lives. So let’s get started with the 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!!!

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    forevery apparel: Making Giving Back Look Good

    This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own.

    Community service and giving back are two things that I’m passionate about. I feel like passion doesn’t even begin to describe how I feel about taking care of others for the sake of taking care of others. Which is why I jumped at the opportunity to partner with forevery apparel. All of the proceeds from forevery go toward the Global Orphan Project.

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    Hacks for a Healthy Halloween From a 12-Year-Old Nutrition Expert

    Hey guys, Kai here from Generation Kai with some healthy tips for this Halloween season. Although Halloween is not my favorite holiday, (I personally like Christmas the best) I do enjoy putting on a Halloween costume and going around the neighborhood with my friends. I am really into skateboarding right now so I decided to go as Bart Simpson and skate around my neighborhood collecting my goodies. My Mom’s being the doctor and holistic nutritionist that they are, make Halloween fun for us but also educational.

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    How To Handle Mud Butt Without Messing Up Gut Health

    **Disclaimer: This post is brought to you by DiaResQ and The Motherhood. All opinions are my own.

    Mud butt. It’s more officially known as diarrhea but in my household we’ve given it the lovely nickname of mud butt for the obvious reasons. It feels like it was just yesterday that I dealt with our first bout of terrible diarrhea with Mini. 

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    Tips & Tricks To Eating Keto On The Go

    **Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Wendy’s. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 

    Keto is the current go-to lifestyle that promises to snatch waistlines while managing autoimmune symptoms. Amazing, right? For those that don’t know about the ketogenic lifestyle, I’ll give a brief intro to that but the focus here is how to eat keto on the go. 

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    5 Must-Have Essential Oils This Fall

    With Fall around the corner, now is the time to build a survival toolkit with some essential oils! These are my top 5 you need for Autumn plus a giveaway!

    Fall is around the corner and with that comes the awesomeness (insert sarcasm) that is cold season. But that doesn’t mean that you have to be a victim to all that is cold and flu season. The best thing to do is prepare a toolkit to build your immune system and create an environment that fosters health.

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