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The Good Ones: Boys Fashion | Giveaway

I was recently introduced to a clothing brand dedicated to young boys. Founded in 2012, The Good Ones is brought to you by a group of Midwestern dreamers (in Fort Wayne, Indiana) that believe in celebrating the boys that light fireworks in our souls. It began as a creative partnership—and a brand-new company—by the founders of One […]

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Plan Your Week | June 29 – July 5

Monday Door Creek Golf Course- 7:00am – 7:00pm Kids Golf Free Verona Public Library 9:30am-10am Toddler Storytime (1-2 years old) Rainbow Play Systems – 10am-2pm Open Play Fitchburg Public Library – 11:00am – 11:30am Preschool Storytime Middleton Public Library 6pm-7pm Kids Who Saved the World Tuesday Middleton Public Library – 9:15am OR 10am Toddler Storytime […]

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Playrooms | A Love/Hate Relationship

Do you have a playroom?  Is it in your child’s bedroom, a room on your main living level or in your basement?  I set up my playroom thinking it would be great place for the kids to play with their toys.   I even decorated it in a super fun way thinking “what kid wouldn’t want […]

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Swicharoos Girls’ Shoes | Giveaway

My five-year-old daughter Kate has a new obsession and it has nothing to do with dolls, ponies or screen time – it’s her shoes! We were recently introduced to Swicharoos – sandals designed for fashionable girls who love the option of endlessly mixing and matching their fashion accessories – and we can’t get over this ingenious […]

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4th of July Party Ideas

Summer is heating up, and it’s time to look ahead to 4th of July party ideas! My family hosts a backyard bash every July 4th but we’re currently in the middle of a move, so instead of getting ready for our usual fireworked festivities, I’m going to share some of our favorite 4th of July party ideas […]

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Plan Your Week | June 22 – June 28

Monday Door Creek Golf Course- 7:00am – 7:00pm Kids Golf Free Rainbow Play Systems – 10am-2pm Open Play Fitchburg Public Library – 9:30am and 11:00am Preschool Storytime Verona Public Library – 1:00pm – 3:00pm Open Art Studio Tuesday Middleton Public Library – 9:15am OR 10am Toddler Storytime Madison Children’s Museum – 10:30-11am Animal Adventures Animart […]

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Mommy Makeover | Summer ’15

Are you ready for a new look? Madison Moms Blog is excited to announce our next Mommy Makeover! What you’ll get: We are thrilled to be working with the talented stylists of Studio 262 Salon! They are a locally owned Aveda salon located in Greenway Station and use the most up to date cutting, coloring and styling techniques […]

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Confessions of a BAD MOM

As I write this post, my three year old son is watching TV and eating goldfish crackers. I am such a BAD MOM. If you look around my living room, there are toys and crumbs and dirty socks and sippy cups and snack cups everywhere. I am such a BAD MOM. It gets worse if […]

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What Friendship Looks Like

Now that I’m a mom, I’ve realized that friendship looks different than it used to. When I first became a mom, I found myself feeling lonely. At the same time, I regularly took myself out of social engagements because I often wanted more time with my little one. I had a difficult time balancing returning […]

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Plan Your Week {June 15-21}

Monday  Door Creek Golf Course- 7:00am – 7:00pm Kids Golf Free Youth Football Camps 9am-3pm Green Bay Packers Youth Football Camps Rainbow Play Systems – 10am-2pm Open Play Fitchburg Public Libary – 11-11:30am Preschool Storytime Tuesday West Towne Mall 4-6pm Meet & Greet Dora the Explorer Middleton Public Library – 9:15am OR 10am Toddler Storytime […]

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Time to JAM

Madison has no shortage of farmer’s markets, CSA programs and U-pick berry farms offering locals an abundance of affordable, fresh produce. This means it’s the perfect time and place to get your JAM on! I have rounded up a few of my favorite jam recipes that are easy to make, yummy and healthy. Enjoy! Very Berry Chia […]

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