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The Effect Of The Dwindling Village On Women

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen20 Comments

I work and have a friendship with an internationally prominent family therapist and author. A few weeks ago we were chatting about an event inquiry from a mom’s group who wanted him to speak to them. In passing he mentioned that today’s moms, although more connected on social media, podcasts, blogs and everything else universally available to us online, we …

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The Happy Now Blog Link- Up #72

In Happy Now by Jen18 Comments

  Welcome to the Seventy-Second Edition of The Happy Now Blog Link -Up! Hello and welcome! We are excited to have you joining us! The Happy Now is a weekly link up of  posts that have been posted on websites all around the web. If you are a blogger we would love to have you share the happy that you …

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Make Summer Fabulous With A DIY Watermelon Headband

In Beauty & Fashion, Cooking & Crafting, Spectacular Summer Blog Hop by Jen18 Comments

Hi everybody! I have loved being a part of the Spectacular Summer Blog Hop! If this is your first time hearing about the Hop, I am collaborating with 10 other awesome bloggers to bring you loads of summer inspiration. We’re sharing DIY projects, printables, recipes, kids activities, and all-around fantastic inspiration twice a week all summer long!  Today it’s my …

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Gummy Bear Popsicles

In Spectacular Summer Blog Hop by Jen

It is about 1 billion degrees right now in Southern Arizona. This means that for dinner last night I had ice cream. That was all. I felt no guilt. It was really good, and after that little indulgence I decided I needed to up my frozen treat game! So today’s Spectacular Summer Blog hop post from my blogging buddy Janine …

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Homemade Slow Cooker Mexican Birria

In Cooking & Crafting by Jen

As a little girl, I remember how excited I was to walk into the kitchen of either my Abuelita (Grandma) or my Tias (Aunts) on Birria day! Unfortunately, birria is a slow-cooked delicacy and back then the hours would seem like days as the glorious smell filled the entire house. Almost taunting us. If you are unfamiliar with birria, it …

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Watermelon Mojitos

In Cooking & Crafting, Spectacular Summer Blog Hop by Jen

Did you guys catch my post last week on making a bubbly watermelon punch bowl? After the fun I had with that one, I have now decided that watermelon is pretty much on the top of my list for favorite summer time drinks. It is sooo good! How I have missed this train ride of watermelon goodness before? If you …