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Evening Routine of a Working Mom of Two

Ever wonder how other families do their evening routines? Me too! I love hearing how everyone else is running their homes and seeing if there’s a better way I could be handling the hours between getting out of work and getting to bed. Disclaimer: I have an amazing husband who makes this all possible. The […]

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The 10 Commandments of Personal Growth

Today, we’re talking personal growth in honor of a recent Fools in Love Podcast episode. In the episode, Brandon and I share the “10 commandments” of personal growth. These commandments are our observations of the main ideas that every self help/personal growth guru talks about in their books, podcasts, and social media posts. Of course, […]

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DIY: How to Repair a Rusty Clothes Dryer

If you’ve had your white clothes dryer for any length of time, you likely have some rust and scrapes on the top of it. Ours had been a mess for YEARS, and it always bothered me. After accomplishing our latest DIY though, I feel so silly for letting the rust annoy me for so long. […]

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5 Reasons to Consider a Christian School

Before this past Spring, considering a Christian school for Harlyn was not even on the radar. But as preschool was in its final months, we started feeling a pull to explore a Christian education beyond her preschool years. Here in NC, there’s no public preschool for kids that don’t need early intervention. So we ended […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Introverts

I’ve talked about being an introvert on the blog for a long time, but today I’m putting together some thoughts on how to truly love and understand an introvert. My husband and I are total opposites. He’s tall, I’m short. He’s funny, I’m serious. He’s extroverted, I’m introverted. And that last one? That’s where it […]

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How this Type A Woman Became a Type B Mom

I’m a Type A Woman. In case you’re unaware, it basically means I’m insane. 😉 Kind of kidding!! Type A people are generally ambitious, focused, organized, and NEED everything to be perfect. But you know what I’m not? A Type A Mother. That’s right–my whole inner being screams Type A, but when it comes to […]

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How to Help Your Child Through Life Changes

Life changes are never easy for anyone…but kids especially can have a hard time adjusting to new situations. While I’m certainly no expert, I do feel like we’ve had a pretty big few months of changes around here, and we’ve learned a lot along the way. We still have so much we can improve on […]

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How to Survive the First Day of Kindergarten + Harlyn’s First Day!

Well, we did it. Our firstborn child is now officially in KINDERGARTEN. And somehow, we survived the first week. Let me back up for a moment so you can understand my apprehension. It’s not that I was an emotional wreck about my kid going off to school (I wasn’t). It’s that our summer has been […]

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How to Make the Most of Your Family Vacation + Our Carolina Beach Trip

Making the most of your family vacation can seem, well, almost impossible at times. We just got back from a week at Carolina Beach, and while it was a lot of fun, it was also a lot of work! Listen, I love a good couples’ vacation, and it definitely feels way more like R&R when […]

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Affordable, Mom-friendly Swimsuits from Amazon

Today, I want to share some cute, affordable, mom-friendly  swimsuits with you! I’m writing this post while I’m looking out at the ocean from our beach house (rental) deck, and it just feels right. 😉 Psst! This post contains affiliate links. This means that, at no cost to you, I will earn a commission if […]

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About Me

I'm Meghan. I am an average mom.

I'm Meghan. I am an average mom.

I am a wife and mama of two, just trying to keep everyone decently happy and content. I love scrapbooking, reading, the elusive date night, and iced coffees.
I'm Meghan. I am an average mom.