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Poetic Proof That Sleep is the Best Mother’s Day Gift

Mothers Day Gift

After asking numerous mothers what their ideal Mother’s Day gift would be, it is incredibly clear what most mamas want on Mother’s Day: sleep.

Sleep. A nap (or two). A break. Time for themselves – you get the gist.

 Though flowers and hand-made projects and bed-in-breakfast are wonderful things, let’s be honest – sleep wins. The poems below are not only blunt, honest truths from the hearts of mothers, they’re what partners and loved ones need to put on the top of their reading list as soon as possible.

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Holiday Activity Calendar: Make Every Day Count

Holiday Advent Calendar

With the holiday season being the hectic time of the year that it is, finding a few moments to relax and enjoy your family can be tough. You may feel guilty setting aside specific times in your booked schedule to watch a movie with your child or do one of those cliché, yet beloved, holiday crafts. You may feel as though “setting aside” time shouldn’t be how it is when it comes to family. You may think it isn’t fair to your little one to “schedule” them in.

Though it may not always seem fair, sometimes you do have to schedule in time in order to create memories with your children amidst the holiday chaos.

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Last-Minute Easter Basket Ideas for New Moms


Being my girls are over a year old, they now recognize more of the world around them. Though holidays are still foreign to them, it is fun getting involved and getting creative – even if the girls truly do not understand the entirety of it. However, I have been fighting with myself trying to figure out what is worth purchasing and what isn’t. I want to make the day fun for them, but I don’t want to break my bank – especially if, in reality, they won’t remember it.

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