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Now That’s Mommy Reality For You!

In Mommy Reality by Jen41 Comments

Hi there, welcome to my own little snippet of Mommy Reality this week! This has been a long week! It’s only Wednesday, but it feels like it should be next month already….. On Friday my 80 year old mother fell at her home and then on Monday I had the special opportunity to pull an all “nighter” in the Emergency …

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Talking Tutus

In Beauty & Fashion, Motherhood, Parenting by Jen45 Comments

Talking Tutus I am lucky enough to be the mother to three adorable girls (and one completely darling little boy who we’ll talk about another day). My girls are sweet, precocious, bold and witty with equal parts rough and tumble mixed in. I get great pleasure from watching my little Princesses climb trees and race down the street while dressed …

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Mommy Reality #28: The Freaking Refrigerator Door

In Mommy Reality by Jen18 Comments

Welcome to week #28 of the Mommy Reality Challenge! If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we are so glad you are joining this great community of moms who participate in our bi-weekly challenges that showcase all the fun, crazy, and sometimes overwhelming moments that are in every mom’s life! Please don’t just read. This …

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Just A Mom

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen68 Comments

Sometimes there are conversations that you are a part of or overhear that leave you thinking about them for days. Last week I was sitting in the children’s section of my local Library with my toddler Anneliese. She wasn’t really interested in having me read her any books, but instead wanted to play with the interactive kid’s structure the Library …

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All I Need to Know In Life I Learned From Musicals

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen52 Comments

I might have been a strange kid, but some of my earliest TV/movie memories are of musicals.The thrill of watching Rodgers and Hammerstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber and more filled my little heart with happiness. I loved the dancing, the color, the costumes and of course the music. As perhaps would be expected, watching these musical “dramas” provided much learning to …

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Man-Day: Disney Infinity 2.0 Review

In Man-day, Reviews by Jensguy17 Comments

One of my most popular posts on JENerally Informed to date is our family’s review of the Disney Infinity game. Today I am excited to have my cute hubs, who is referred to as Jensguy around here, providing a review of the new Disney Infinity 2.0! He is a very knowledgeable techie and gamer and will fill you in on …

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Mommy Reality #27: The Gritty Reboot

In Mommy Reality by Jen32 Comments

Welcome to week #27 of the Mommy Reality Challenge! If this is your first time hearing about the Mommy Reality Challenge we are so glad you are joining this great community of Moms who participate in our bi-weekly challenges that showcase all the fun, crazy, and sometimes overwhelming moments that are in every Mom’s life! Please don’t just read. This …

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A New Year and a New Dress from eShakti

In Beauty & Fashion, Reviews by Jen38 Comments

*Disclaimer: I received a custom-tailored dress for the purpose of this review* A few weeks ago I was visiting one of my favorite bloggers The Deliberate Mom. She was reviewing a dress she had received from eShakti.  The dress looked fabulous on her and while reading her post  I was impressed by the customization options and sizes that were available …

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When Magic Happens

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen27 Comments

My family lives in Southern Arizona. Winters here are typically sunny, beautiful and clear with average temperatures ranging in the 70’s. On New Year’s Eve a storm blew in that brought cold and rainy weather. It also brought something else. Snow! This isn’t something that happens on a regular basis here so we bundled up the older children (we left …

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Mommy Reality #26: Breaking Bads

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Ho, Ho, Ho! It’s the Friday after Christmas, but that’s not stopping us! TGIF! Let’s get this Mommy Reality post started! Jen and Celeste from the Mommy Reality team along with this week’s new special co-host: Katy, last week’s co-host: Lysa, and our special co-host from the week before: Lauren, put together an ULTRA-SPECIAL Mommy Reality Christmas performance. But… wait! …

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My Wish For You

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen18 Comments

To all of my friends and readers, I wanted to let you know that I will be taking a few days off this week. Hopefully in order to make some good memories with my children. Truthfully, it’s about a fifty fifty draw how all of this will go down. Funny story about that, yesterday I sat all of my children …