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7 Lessons Learned From Traveling by Air with an Infant/Toddler

            Vera is extremely well traveled for an almost 3-year-old. She has been to Dallas twice, Providence, Rhode Island, the Dominican Republic, and Seattle/Vancouver.  This trip makes her third to Dallas in 3 years. We have finally figured out the secrets to traveling by airplane with a baby or toddler, and while every trip has its hiccups, I hope these tips will help your trip go a little more smoothly. 

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10 Bible Verses to Inspire You in the New Year

Like many others, I try to start out the New Year by writing new goals for myself. And like many others, I usually don’t make it past the first week of January before I end up breaking most of the goals I set for myself. Whether it is going to the gym, eating healthier, praying more, or trying to spend less money, I can never keep up with

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Toddler Talk

When you ask your toddler what they want to name their on-the-way sibling, be prepared for anything. I wasn’t expecting the answer we got from V, but it is now our baby boy’s nickname… poor child.  We were in Williamsburg for Thanksgiving and my mom casually asked V what we should name her brother. Without even a pause, she said “Frosty.” She was so matter-of-fact about it, we

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My Life in… Chicken

I have been contemplating writing a new lifestyle/mom blog since I found out I was pregnant with baby number 2. Our first is 2.5 years old, and she is the sweetest, but a handful. She is a toddler after all. I’m almost 26 weeks now and just getting started on the blog because I have been sick with hyperemesis for most of my pregnancy.  It has started to

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