THE LION KING Opening Scene

Can my kids see the live action movie THE LION KING?

I have loved all things Disney since I was little, so when Bert asked me if I would go see an early screening of the new live-action/CGI remake of THE LION KING, I pounced (like Nala). I couldn’t wait to see one of my favorite childhood movies come to life! I was 8...

My baby had a flat head but we avoided using a helmet. Here’s how we did it.

My baby had a flat head but we avoided using a baby helmet for flat head syndrome. Here's how we did it. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to...
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What is Flat Head Syndrome?

What exactly is flat head syndrome? Flat head syndrome or positional plagiocephaly happens when a flat spot begins to develop on the back or the side of a baby's head. A common cause of flat head syndrome is lying an infant in the same position every time they go to...

Marvel Movie Inspirational Quotes

Are you ready to be inspired? I've got 18 Marvel movie inspirational quotes to help bring out your inner superhero! The end of 2018 is here and with that fast approaching, we're one step closer to the 4th AVENGERS film - April 26th, 2019, to be exact. Marvel Studios...
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How to plan a moms’ weekend. (Quarterdeck Resort Review)

Sometimes all you need to recharge your mom battery is a few days away from the chaos of home. Extra battery power added to your pack when you get away with your mom friends. Recently a group of my closest mom friends and I ventured up north to Nisswa, MN for a two...

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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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Motherhood

Gift of Presence

The holiday shopping season is in FULL swing. If you're like me there's seemingly no escape from the commercialism of the holidays. Despite feeling a bit jaded by all the hubbub, there is something magical about giving a loved one the perfect present. Best toy lists,...

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What Does Science Say About Babywearing?

Happy International Babywearing Week! If this catches you off guard, don’t worry. Wearing our babies is simply not as popular as it once was. The decline of this ancient practice had been seen most westernized countries, where mothers became more likely to embrace a...

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10 Podcasts Guaranteed to Beat Cardio Boredom

I love to lift weights. If you've been following my Instagram account you will see my daily workout stories where I'm lifting heavy and being awesome. (Okay I'm completely joking with the awesome part there.) For me though, I have to do some cardio to actually see...

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3 Out of the Box Romantic Getaway Ideas on a Budget

Most couples would love to take a romantic trip together, however, between work, school and the insane pressures of everyday life, those little getaways are put on the back-burner. Add kids into the equation with all of their extracurricular activities and fees and...

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#AvengersEndgame : What to expect without giving any spoilers

I just got out of seeing AVENGERS: ENDGAME. It does not disappoint in the slightest. In fact, it went to a place I wasn't expecting at all. The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the...

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10 Medical Tests Women Should Have in Their 30’s

When you're a mom there's so much you have to keep track of; kids' schedules, school work, dinner, and if you're working there's an entire list of responsibilities you need to account for at your job. It's no wonder our health often comes last. With the New Year upon...

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Does Grape Juice Prevent Stomach Flu?

There are few things that I dread as a parent more than the stomach flu. The mere utterance of the word and it makes me want to quarantine my children in our house until it seems that the virus has passed. That's not reality; no one can hide in their house for months...

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