30 Ways to Know You’ve Embraced Life as a Transplant Minnesotan!

We’ve lived in Minnesota for 3 years now, and I’m starting to feel like a native, dare I say!! Hopefully all the local Minnesotans are starting to accept me 😉 Are you a transplant from another state, and living in Minnesota? Here are 30 ways to know you’re assimilating into…

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Happy Halloween!

I can’t believe it’s Halloween, and my daughter is 6.5 months old! This weekend my hubby and I put her in her costume, and I just couldn’t even stand how cute it is! Luckily I think she’ll be able to wear this next year, as technically the tag says 12-24 months.…

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Baby’s First Halloween Pumpkin Craft!

I love cute little kid’s crafts, but unfortunately my baby is still kind of small to be making things! Nevertheless, I insisted on getting her a pumpkin, and making a “Baby’s First Halloween” pumpkin. It was a bit of a fail, but it’s still cute! If you’re looking to do…

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The Flaws in Baby Bottle Measurements

The other night I found this blog post from another blogger, the Brainy Business Babe, who wrote about how Medela bottles don’t truly hold the volume that we think they do. Intrigued, I checked my bottles, because we’re using Medela’s, and LOVE them. Little Bear eats about 6 oz (or so…

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A letter to my 6 month old, with love from your working mom

Dear Little Bear, You’re 6 months old now, and I can’t believe it. How is it possible that the time has gone so fast? I remember your first scream as you entered this world. I remember the very second you were placed into my arms. There was nothing like that…

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Halloween Treats to Make with Kids

My daughter is JUST starting to try baby foods, yet I couldn’t help but want to get in the Halloween spirit and round up some of my favorite Halloween treats that I want to make with her next year when she’ll be all-hands-on-deck interested! Here are a few of my favorites…

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