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How to Start Running: Part 1

The most common question I get from you guys is: How do I start running??? So today, I’m going to start answering ALL THE THINGS about my very favorite way to exercise. Also, may I just point out quickly that NOW is the PERFECT time to start running? I mean, you’re home, you need fresh […]

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4 Reasons to Get Outside During the Coronavirus

If  there’s one thing I’ve learned the past few weeks , it’s that going outside saves sanity during social distancing. My kids haven’t left the house in three weeks, so they fight constantly. My almost 6 year old acts like a 2 year old half the time. My 2 year old bites, hits, and pinches […]

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Morning Routines: Building the Morning You Deserve

I think it’s time we talk about morning routines. A little over a year ago, I committed to waking up at 5 AM instead of 6 AM, and it made a huge difference in my life. So much so that, somewhere along the way, 5 AM became 4:30, and as I type today…I wake up […]

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7 Tips for Surviving Social Distancing

Welllll…WOW. It’s been a wild few weeks, hasn’t it? We’ve been lying low over here. Our kids haven’t left our neighborhood in probably two weeks or so, and we only go out to get groceries and to go to work. Anyway. I thought we’d talk about surviving social distancing and how to make it easier […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Potty Training

As a mom who has just recently been relieved of dirty diaper duty, I figured we could talk potty training today. Full disclosure: My youngest is two and a half and just started pooping on the potty about a week ago. But he’s been peeing on the potty and wearing underwear for probably six weeks […]

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Dear Maya

We said goodbye to our beautiful golden retriever in the middle of the night this past Friday. It was scary, emotional, and we’re all still trying to process her death. I keep expecting to hear her coming down the hall to grab a drink of water or to go outside. Dear Maya, Less than a […]

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Happy National Random Acts of Kindness Day!

In honor of this day, I thought we’d chat about little ways to show kindness to those in our lives.   “Amazon Prime” a friend a good book you just read and think they’d enjoy too. Write someone a card and SNAIL MAIL it to them. (You never know how much they might need your […]

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When You Need Something, Ask For It

Have you ever been too afraid to ask for what you need? I know I have. Motherhood is tiring. Being a wife is tiring. And sometimes, I forget that I’m allowed to need help to get it all done. To survive. I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately. A couple weeks ago, we were […]

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6 Things I’ll Actually Miss About My Kids Being Little

There’s so much I won’t miss about my kids being little. I won’t miss diaper changes and helping with the potty. I won’t miss someone needing something for the first 10 minutes of dinner every night, and the cold food that I end up with. I won’t miss someone constantly hanging all over me. But […]

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My Top 5 Current Beauty Favorites

I thought it’d be fun to share my current beauty favorites today on the blog! I always love reading other mom/women’s favorite things and getting new ideas for what I just NEED in my life! 😉 Psst! This post contains affiliate links. This means that, at no cost to you, I will earn a commission […]

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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.