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    What’s In Your Cold Care Kit? Here Are My Essentials

    **Disclaimer: I’ve partnered with Ezy Dose Kids on this sponsored posting. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

    Cold and flu season is about to hit strong and when it comes, you want to be ready—especially when you have kids. One of the things that I like to do around the beginning of September is prime my family’s immune system. What does that even mean, right? No worries, I’ll share all that too but today I’m focusing on making sure that my cold care kit is ready for impending arrival of cold & flu season.

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    Forgot To Pack Snacks? Here’s How To Stop Hangry Kids.

    This post was sponsored by Wendy’s as part of an Ambassador Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.

    Some days I’m that super prepared mom when we leave the house. I’ve got the snacks packed, enough water, and meals just in case my kids claim they’re starving when we’re out. But sometimes I’m literally grabbing kids, their bags and running out the door without a second to prepare–balance, right? 

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    4 Fitness Must-Haves For Nursing Moms

    Just had a baby and getting ready to return to working out? Check out these 4 must-haves for nursing moms returning to fitness.

    Returning to working out after having babies has always been a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it’s like burning double the amount of calories. On the other hand, the amount of sweat that I have is pretty gross. But I’ve found a couple of must-haves for nursing moms that make the transition into working out much easier. 

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    Always x Dollar General Partner To #EndPeriodPoverty

    Always and Dollar General have partnered to #EndPeriodPoverty for young girls. Find out how you can help by reading more here.
    **Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Always. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 

    I can still remember when I got my period for the first time. I was 11 and in the sixth grade. I’d already prepared myself by reading Judy Blume’s “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret” many times. And then it happened. I walked into my mom’s room after taking a shower and announced, “Mom, I got my period.”

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    3 Things To Remember Before Grocery Shopping

    This post was sponsored by Wendy’s as part of an Ambassador Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.

    Grocery shopping was once one of the most confusing things for me as I hit my stride in adulthood. You go to the store. Buy food. But what food do you buy? How do you know it’s enough? How do you make sure you don’t blow your budget? Continue reading

    6 Things I Do When It’s Time To Meal Plan

    Adulting isn't easy but a little help when it comes to setting up a meal plan can go along way! Check out this post that includes a dope printable!

    Meal planning has been something that I’ve done since I’ve become a mom. It’s a surefire way to stay within a budget financially as well as reduce the amount of waste your family has weekly. Not only that, but it really makes tracking any allergic reactions easier to identify. Continue reading

    How to Teach Children to Swim at a Young Age

    It is so important to teach children to swim at a young age. When they're young, they have no fear and are curious. Here's how to teach them to swim.

    I live in a town where a river passes through it. Creeks were in my backyard and lakes only miles away. My brother and I were always surrounded by water. And we loved it. You couldn’t keep me out of the water when I was little. Now that I am a parent, I made sure to teach my children how to swim as soon as they were ready. Here’s how I believe you can teach children to swim.

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