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Have you heard about GLORIA BELL?

I admit, in a world full of sci-fi adventures, big blockbuster action superhero movies, I've kind of forgotten about those feel good indie films that I used to love so much. GLORIA BELL, the new film starring Juilanne Moore, is delightful, charming and at times...
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Spring Cleaning: How long do dry spices last?

Who hasn't kept that gift set of beautiful spice jars two or three years before even trying some of them? Maybe you made an Asian dish that required Chinese Five Spice mix...two years ago; the question is, is the Chinese Five Spice still okay to use after its expired?...
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Scout Fest 2019 – Ridgedale Center

Looking for something to do this weekend in the Twin Cities? The forecast isn't as bad has it has been but it's definitely spring in Minnesota and that means wet, kind of cold, and melting, everything is melting. Check out what's happening at Ridgedale Center!  ...
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What do you need to know about WONDER PARK?

The new animated film from Paramount Animation and Nickelodeon Movies, WONDER PARK, opens everywhere on March 15th, 2019. Did you know that you could go and see it before everyone else? That's right, I'm hosting an advanced screening for the film this Saturday at 10am...
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Everything you need to know about CAPTAIN MARVEL (Spoiler Free)

Move over boys, there's a new hero on the big screen to save the day. CAPTAIN MARVEL is the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) stand-alone female superhero girls have been waiting for. With determination, strength and a dry sense of humor, CAPTAIN MARVEL takes viewers on...

Hi friend,

Welcome to my little space here on the Internet! Kick up your feet, rest your pretty little mama head, and let’s celebrate the women we’ve become since we entered motherhood. In case you’re new here, allow me to introduce myself, I’m Bert… That’s me. And yes, I’m a mom too.

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Ovia™ PTZ Baby Monitor Review

Borrowing its name from the Roman goddess of  childbirth and protector of newborn infants, Levana is a first class child safety device company. The people at Levana have been in the business of safety and security for years. Actually before entering into the baby...

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Motherhood: Learning to Let Go

This posts contains affiliate links. Should you choose to purchase anything from these links it will not cost you a thing, however, we will receive a small commission. Our families thank you! When I found out that I was expecting my first girl I was over the moon. Do...

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5 Exhibits You Must See at the Walt Disney Family Museum

I was able to experience The Walt Disney Family Museum as part of the press; all opinions are my own. There is so much to see and experience at the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco that you could spend an entire day and a half really digging into the life of...

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SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY New Trailer & Poster

I'm a major STAR WARS fan; you probably know this but in case you didn't I'm gonna tell you again. I LOVE STAR WARS!!!! I am so excited about the new Han Solo movie SOLO A STAR WARS STORY. Have you seen the SOLO movie trailer? When ROGUE ONE was released in 2016, I...

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#SteeleChallenge : To the woman who saved me

I have to admit, I've had this blog post in my head for quite some time now. Ever since we reached the one month mark I’ve been thinking how I would word this particular post. Sure I can say out loud what this person’s meant to me, however, I write it out far better...

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#SteeleChallenge : The Unspoken Fear

With two weeks left, yes that's actually two weeks to this day, I find myself in this panic state of mind every once and awhile. Fleeting thoughts of, "You can't do this on your own. You need Emilie. You'll fail without her," enter and my stomach drops. There can...

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#SteeleChallenge : to My Fellow Challengers

I have to say that I entered Wednesday, September 26th, with a heavy heart. We’ve hit the one month mark. In one month, October 26th, this journey will be over. The winner will be chosen (well, maybe over that weekend and not announced until later…) and this whole...

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