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  • Baby 3 Gender Reveal

    Christmas came early for the Ericksen family! We’ve been anxiously awaiting this moment! It’s evident this home has plenty of estrogen floating around.  So we were so eager to find out if Baby 3 would add to the hormone parade or level the playing field a little bit! Baby 3 is a … GIRL Here’s […]

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  • Mum Fest + FabKids

    We enjoyed visiting the Mum Fest last weekend in New Bern, NC.  If you didn’t already know, New Bern is home to my favorite author Nicholas Sparks.  I know.  Huge eye roll, right?  How basic can I be?  A blonde Mormon mom that loves Nicholas Sparks movies and long walks on the beach.  That has […]

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  • Family Halloween Costume Ideas

    Guys.  Guess what? … Halloween is only 7 weeks away!  That means if you are less than mediocre on a sewing machine but insist on hand-making your family’s costumes every year, you should start …. yesterday.  Therefore I am late … again. Procrastination is my middle name.   I still cannot decide what we’re going […]

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  • Bedtime Solution for Toddlers

    Bedtime.  Also read: oife;oiajdfbkasjdf;oaiwej;oigvh;sifkjasdkfj πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ™πŸ»πŸ’©πŸ˜ˆπŸ‘»πŸ˜³πŸ˜‘πŸ˜©πŸ’©πŸ—£πŸ’ƒπŸΌπŸΌπŸŽ€πŸ˜­πŸ’€ Sound familiar? Oh yeah, me either …  My kids are angels at bedtime.  πŸ˜‰ For months, our nights were going like this after the bedtime routine was completed: Mommy, I need to go potty! Mommy, I need a drink.  I’m scared!! I can’t find my bottle (in her hand).  I want […]