SURPRISE…Plate?

This is a real life mom hack that I think other moms will greatly appreciate….or maybe it isn’t as cool as I think it is….nonetheless, I am going to tell you about Surprise Plates. It was a random night this past Fall, around dinner time, when I realized “Oh crap! I have nothing planned for […]

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For The Kiddos

We just got a letter! We just got a letter! We just got a letter! I wonder who its from! Sorry, I got that annoying song stuck in your head for the rest of the day! Everyone LOVES getting mail…not bills…but letters, monthly subscriptions, online orders…whatever is coming, as long as it isn’t a bill, […]

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Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day….Or Galentine’s Day as I’ve been seeing a lot lately…I  guess so the single ladies are not offended? Valentine’s Day is really just another day around our house. I get QMonster and JHub a little something and of course I’d love a grand romantic gesture to fill my Facebook page with but I […]

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Pedicure Etiquette

A true Hot Mess Momma loves getting a pedicure. The warm water, the massage chair, the hot stones, the steam towels, the lavender scented lotion, the blissful massage, the perfectly painted toes…HEAVEN ON EARTH…an hour of escape that doesn’t happen nearly enough for us HMMs. There is nothing better than a relaxing pedicure. The other […]

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New Year! Same You!

With the new year here, I have heard the saying “New Year! New You!” get tossed around EVERYWHERE. Every time I hear it, I think “What is wrong with same ole me?” I am all about setting goals or resolutions to make habit changes but I don’t think we need a new you. I like […]

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#MomsLoveTarget

Target (or the “Red Prize Store” as QMonster calls it) is my place. Flat out, it is my home away from home. I LOVE TARGET. I love Target for several reasons. One being that I NEED retail therapy. I am a firm believe in Retail Therapy and practice it often. With Target, I can get […]

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Elf On The Shelf

“It’s a no from me”-Simon Cowell Go ahead and kick me out of the Cool Moms club & block my access to Pinterest…. I REFUSE to do Elf On The Shelf.  Now that you have gasped in horror and probably called CPS on me for depriving QMonster, let me explain…. I browse Pinterest and see […]

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Skimm This

Have you heard of The Skimm? I hadn’t either until about a month ago when I was browsing Pinterest. The Skimm is a daily morning email that basically gives you a high overview of world events and news from the previous day. Why do I love The Skimm? Because its an email that takes me […]

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Mom Life Made Easy

Being a mom is HARD. Everything depends on mom. Everyone needs something from mom. The kids need to be fed, husband needs his shirts from the dry cleaners, dog wants a treat, school wants you to do a fundraiser for them, work needs you to stay late, TBall team needs you to bring snacks after […]

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Better Than Clothes

She moves her body like a cyclone I KNOW if you are any sort of cool you are singing the song now. In about 4 hours, when you are still singing the same 6 lines of the chorus (because let’s be real, that is all anyone knows), you can thank me! I am not actually […]

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