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Melk the Christmas Monkey

* Disclosure: I received a complimentary item to facilitate this review. This did not sway my opinion and I have given a 100% honest review. Did you know that there are two months until Christmas? Yes, that’s right- two months. Though I’ve been talking about Christmas for a month now on my blog and finally […]

Autism Friendly Halloween

Halloween- one day of the year that it’s acceptable to dress in costume and go out in public. And, if you were like me as a kid, to sneak your treat bag (or pillow case full of candy) into your room and over-indulge in sweets. My parents didn’t let me have a lot of candy […]

Son of God: Special Christmas Edition

On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 Twentieth Century FOX Home Entertainment proudly releases a very special Christmas-themed, O-Ring Edition of ‘SON OF GOD’. Be the first to give your readers a chance to experience “THE MOST IMPORTANT CHAPTER OF THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD”, entitled ‘SON OF GOD, O-Ring Edition.’ Available on Blu-ray & DVD starring […]

Save Big at Gymboree, Crazy 8, & Janie + Jack!

If you haven’t been to Gymboree lately, now is a great time to visit! With markdowns up to 80% off, it’s a great time to stock up on quality and stylish kids clothes! I love Gymboree for the quality, though sometimes the price can get to me. Still, I try to weigh the affordability with […]

A Child of God: Baptism as an Adult

One Lord, one faith, one baptism- Ephesians 4:5 KJVClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule On October 15th, at the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, I was officially baptized and became a Child of God. Yes, I am an adult. Yes, before being baptized, I did identify as a Christian. But I’m glad that I waited […]

Autism and Special Needs

Birthday Parties and Autism

Birthday Parties and Autism

Autism and Birthday Party Planning Helpful hints, tips, and reminders Sweet B’s birthday is in July, so I attribute that to one reason why I never really planned a big birthday party for her. Yes, we had small parties with family members, but beyond that we didn’t do much. Sweet B didn’t really understand the […]

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School with Squeaker

Learning with Baby Einstein

Learning with Baby Einstein

We absolutely love the Baby Einstein company. Squeaker has several Baby Einstein toys and the DVDs are some of the few that I feel comfortable with letting her watch. Not that she watches alone, of course. I watch with her and we interact with the video. I let her set the pace and once she’s […]

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Faith Filled Life

Traci's adorable daughter

A Faith Filled Halloween- Guest Post

Should Christian’s Celebrate Halloween? Here’s a Faith Filled Approach By Guest Poster- Traci Rhoades from Traces of Faith Let me start by saying I have no haunting tales from my own childhood Halloween experiences. It never spooked me. Seeing the scary costumes didn’t impact me one way or the other. Attending the haunted house set […]


So you're a mom and a blogger... What do you do all day?

As I’m in the midst of my Holiday Gift Guide, and everything that it entails, I’m reminded (once again) of why I blog. It’s not for the free stuff or the chance to offer giveaways, it’s not for the opportunity to build my traffic. And though it may have started out as a hobby, it’s […]

Parenting and Family

Fun with Frankenstein- Build and Play App by Baby Lit Review

Fun with Frankenstein

Check out my review of the Build and Play App by BabyLit!Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule I’m not one to fully advocate for screen time for kids, unless it’s active. Granted, Sweet B does get some passive screen time in after she’s done some non-tv/tech stuff (puzzles, coloring… and our soon to be coming: Afterschooling). […]

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Every Day Life

Planning a First Birthday Party on a Budget

First Birthday Party on a Budget

Planning a First Birthday Party on a BudgetClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Squeaker will be turning a year old in December. Kyle and I have already decided that we aren’t going to have a huge birthday party for her, mostly because she’s not going to remember. In all honesty, I think that first birthday parties […]

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My Free Printables

Adam and Eve Mini Printable Pack

Adam and Eve Printable Pack

Download a FREE Adam and Eve Printable Pack from Just Another MomClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Here it is, another week and another printable pack! This week, I’m sharing a Bible based pack and in the future, these might go on their own day. We’ll see what we see. But, for my first, I wanted […]

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Going Green & Healthier Living

Green Living and Lifestyle Changes at Just Another Mom

Going green has been something that I’ve wanted to do for a very long time. Along with eating more organic food and developing a more eco-friendly lifestyle, this has been a goal of mine for many years. Unfortunately, this was a difficult process when I was married as my ex-husband didn’t share these views and […]