Our First Flush – Potty Training Success!

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As if potty training wasn’t hard enough, I’m doing it with two special needs kids. I’ve mentioned before my challenges. Autism and itty bitty. So when it comes to any tools to make potty training a success, I go for it! Since a number of my mama friends have littles that are potty training or […]

Reflection – January Photo a Day #7sDDPhotoaDay

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It would have been easy to cop out and use my weekly maternity photo as today’s photo a day – Reflection, but I thought this was a lot more fun! January Photo a Day Want to follow my January Photo a Day Challenge? You can find me on Instagram at @themaven. Follow the hashtag #7sDDPhotoADay […]

Comfortable – January Photo a Day #7sDDPhotoaDay #babywearing

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I love babywearing, and my Wrapsody wrap that my dear friend Katy gave me when Quincy was born is going to get some use in just a few weeks (about 6 or so to be exact!) It’s one of the most comfortable baby carriers I own, so it’s only fitting that it’s today’s (yesterday’s) photo! […]

If life’s a bowl of cherries, put mine in a Mrs. Smith’s pie!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Mrs. Smith’s for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I have a love for pie. I love to eat it, and occasionally make it. You know, from scratch. But sometimes time doesn't allow me to make my pies. I've been a fan of Mrs. […]

Cannot Live Without – January Photo a Day #7sDDPhotoaDay

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So, after I shared this photo a day on Instagram, I took another look at Staci’s list. Turns out today’s theme is actually COMFORTABLE, and tomorrow’s is cannot live without. Ooops. Today was Sebby’s 5th birthday party. His birthday is on January 10th, but we like having his party later in the month to give […]

Join me for February Photo a Day? #7SDDPhotoADay

Instagram Photo a Day Challenge February 2013

So far so good. I’ve almost made it through January’s Photo a Day Challenge with 7 on a Shoestring and Days of a Domestic Dad! Seems lots of people have joined in because there are over 1,700 photos tagged on Instagram! I say bring on the  February Photo a Day challenge! I totally admit that […]