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Mommy Guilt

Mommy Guilt

I have a bad habit that I’m trying to break. It’s not something flashy or big, not smoking or drinking or even uncontrollable shopping. In fact, it is the exact opposite of that last one. I have mommy guilt whenever I buy anything for myself. The girl who in college […]

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3 commentsApril 23, 2010 at 1:16 amjennifer

Scrapbooking, Shawnee & Stroudsburg Oh My!

Scrapbooking, Shawnee & Stroudsburg Oh My!

This is where I am headed today, the Shawnee Inn in northeastern Pennsylvania. For one weekend a year my girlfriends and I head here to go to a scrapbooking retreat. Some of my favorite things about the weekend- not having to cook or clean, the yummy food (everyone swears by […]

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0 commentsMarch 5, 2010 at 6:18 pmjennifer

Snowpocalypse and Escaping to Stroudsburg!

Snowpocalypse and Escaping to Stroudsburg!

We have survived the snowpocalypse of 2010 rather unscathed. Two back to back storms dumped about 2 1/2 feet on us in about 72 hours. Thursday and Friday weather conditions were so bad that they declared a State of Emergency in our county. We were lucky and did not lose […]

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1 commentMarch 1, 2010 at 2:45 pmEli Gabriel jennifer John Nathan Seth

Snow Day, Sick Momma & Last Day to Win a Webcam!!

Snow Day, Sick Momma & Last Day to Win a Webcam!!

I have been sick the last few days. Seems that Daddy D and I have strep. Yesterday I had tested negative for the rapid strep test, but just as the doctor predicted, I woke up this morning with a higher fever and lots of aches and pains. Tomorrow is supposed […]

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0 commentsFebruary 10, 2010 at 9:08 pmEli jennifer

It’s Gabriel, Not Gabrielle!

It’s Gabriel, Not Gabrielle!

I just got a phone call. One of those lovely automated messaging services that our pediatrician’s office uses to confirm appointments. You pick it up and after an abnormally long pause it says “This is Tara from blank blank healthcare. I am calling with an important message for insert name […]

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1 commentJanuary 28, 2010 at 5:05 pmEli Gabriel jennifer Nathan Seth

Manic Mom Monday

Manic Mom Monday

A stream of consciousness post because I am past the point of trying to write a well put together post at this time of night after a very long day. I had every intention of writing something witty and even getting the post on the Shoprite contest and another giveaway […]

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0 commentsJanuary 26, 2010 at 3:10 amjennifer

I’m On the Honey Nut Cheerios Box!

I’m On the Honey Nut Cheerios Box!

Back in August I participated in a special program call Bloggers for Caring. It was an initiative in conjunction with Shoprite that helped bring awareness to hunger issues and how you can help. I was honored to have been asked and was happy to participate. An added benefit to the […]

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6 commentsJanuary 24, 2010 at 5:37 pmjennifer

Mom’s Night In

Mom’s Night In

I am happy to have found an online community of mothers that I get to talk to, relate with and share stories with. Between all of the social media outlets I can put out a sentence or two about the kind of day I am having, or a specific child […]

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2 commentsJanuary 24, 2010 at 12:59 amFriends and Family jennifer

Mommy Showers

There are many things you give up on when you become a parent. Not necessarily intentionally. More like you adapt. Because you have to. It is a survival instinct, I think. My best friend Kimberlee, who we have dinner with once a week, always remarks at how John and I […]

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1 commentJanuary 22, 2010 at 10:54 pmjennifer John

See Daddy D & I On Martha

See Daddy D & I On Martha

Last week we got to attend the Martha Stewart Blog Show. The website has finally uploaded the segments for viewing. So if you haven’t seen Daddy D and I on the show, check this clip. When you start the clip, we are right when they fade in from commercial! Enjoy!

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1 commentJanuary 20, 2010 at 3:18 pmEvents jennifer John