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Easy Blender Pancakes

Ahh pancakes, is there any better way to start the day?? I don’t think so. We love pancakes in our house, but with limited time in the morning it’s only an option if it’s easy and fast. The answer…blender pancakes, throw everything in the blender, whizz and cook. Here are my favorite recipes for blender […]

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Ultimate Summer Bucket List | Madison

Take in a Concert on the Square, every Wednesday at 7pm from June 28-August 2! Indulge in some Babcock Dairy ice cream at the Memorial Union Terrace Enjoy Camp Randall Movie NightCamp Randall Movie Night on June 29th. UW Arboretum: So many different ways for your children to explore and learn about nature. Plus, another great picture opportunity for the budding […]

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What It Means to Be a Mommy

Mommy. An endearing name for the female parent of a child. A sweet name coming from your little one to you. In our household mommy takes on a whole new meaning. When we first found out we were pregnant, we had lots of decisions on our hands. Similar to those of a heterosexual couple. How […]

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Butterfly decorations I bought years ago that I always intended for my daughter(s) and can't seem to get rid of.

Living the Dream, Just Not the One I Imagined

I always imagined I would have at least one daughter. My fondness for make-up, dresses, jewelry, and hair styling would surely be giddily shared with and passed on to a girl of my own. I would dress her up in adorable, frilly, pastel-colored outfits and paint her nails to match mine. I would braid her […]

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Remembering My Mom on Mother's Day

Remembering My Mom On Mother’s Day

Today is the first Mother’s Day without my mother. I’d be lying if I said that this truth doesn’t bother me. But I know my mother would not want me to dwell on the fact that she is no longer with us. So in the spirit of her memory, please indulge me while I try […]

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