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My Favorite Halloween Costumes

October 30, 2012
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At this point while I am writing this post, it is highly unlikely that my kids will have the chance to go trick-or-treating this year for Halloween, at least on October 31st anyway, as Hurricane Sandy is bearing down on our area. During the last several storms, our town has lost power for an extended [...]

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5 Things That Should Be On The Moms Bill of Rights

October 23, 2012
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So last night was the very last Presidential debate…. and I know that you aren’t here this morning on Momof6 looking for me to recap who won and why. There will be tons of other sites doing that very thing…. and while there are so many issues in this election that are important to me: [...]

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5 Things I Would Love to Do With My Photos- If I Could Find the Time!

October 16, 2012
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Once upon a time, I was an avid scrapbooker. Okay, that was three kids and one less blog ago… but when I see my kids head over to our bookshelves and pull down their scrapbooks¬†and sit for hours going through them page by page, looking at pictures and reading stories about their earlier days… well, [...]

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My 5 Best “Mom-nesia” Stories!

October 9, 2012
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Have you ever had one of those situations when your brain just no longer works right, and you blame it on the fact that you’ve had all of these kids? Well, as far as I can tell- this is a true phenomenon- this “Mom-nesia” thing…. I don’t know if it has to do with hormones, [...]

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5 Reasons to Live a More Organized Life!

October 2, 2012
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As you know, yesterday I launched a brand new “Boot Camp” here on Momof6 called “Get Your Life Organized” in the hopes that I can help more Moms gain control over an unorganized household, schedule, and busy life! But why should anyone even want to be organized? And does it really make a difference and [...]

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5 Reasons Why Kids Should Play Organized Sports!

September 25, 2012
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I think it’s kind of funny that I have turned out to be such a “soccer Mom”. Because I never played soccer growing up, in fact… I never really played on any sort of a sports team. I never became skilled at hitting a baseball, shooting baskets, or hitting a puck with a hockey stick, [...]

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5 Ways to Have a Fantastic Fall Day!

September 18, 2012
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I am going off-topic today (after all, we always tell you to feel free to link up a list post of your choice, don’t we?)… because our family had the most perfectly awesome fall day yesterday. And when it came time to write my list post- all I wanted to do was to share it [...]

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In honor of Sept 11th, 5 Quotes that Give Me Strength

September 11, 2012
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This day will always be sacred. My husband and I were at work in NYC on Sept 11th, 2001 and I hold in my heart not only the memory of that day, but the raw emotion that shook me to the core, and reverberated there for a very long time. I know that the terrorists [...]

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5 Things I Hope to Get To… Now That the Kids Are Back in School!

September 4, 2012
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Yes today is the first day of school for our kids- and while I know that my eyes will be full of tears as I head back home from the bus stop- there is a big part of me that can’t wait to have the house all to myself again! The only problem? No more [...]

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5 Favorite Summer Highlights!

August 28, 2012
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This is the last true week of summer at our house. Forget what the weather man says…. this is the last week before the kids head back to school, and therefore, it is our last week of summer. And while that does make me feel a bit sad…. I have to say that our family [...]

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