What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day!

This time of year Dads and kids start desperately searching for the perfect gift for Mom for Mother’s Day. But I can tell you that this Mom is not looking for flowers or presents or even breakfast in bed…. no, what this Mom wants is some time off! And here’s how that needs to go:

This time of year Dads and kids start desperately searching for the perfect gift for Mom for Mother's Day. But I can tell you that this Mom is not looking for flowers or presents or even breakfast in bed…. here's exactly what Moms REALLY want on Mother's Day!

A Day Without Decisions

I spend too much time every single day of the year making decisions…. what to make for dinner, what clothes to pick out for the kids to wear, what to buy at the store, should I give the dog a bath or wait another day (or month), should I spend the next hour exercising or catching up on my never-ending-to-do-list? Decsions, decisions, decisions. On Mother’s Day…. I do not want to have to make a single decision. For myself, or anyone else. So please- just don’t ask me a thing….

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5 Amazing National Parks For Your Summer Bucket List!

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Okay- a laundry room is a place for work. But that doesn't mean that the space shouldn't be pretty to look at. And organized! So today I gathered together 10 awesome laundry room ideas to inspire you to organize this space in your home. And make it pretty too!

10 Organized Laundry Room Ideas!

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Here's how we are getting ready for the NY Yankees home opener, and making it more of an event here at our house! #MLBFanatics #CleverGirls

Getting Ready for Game Day!

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