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Green Bay area moms bitthay party guide

2017-2018 Birthday Party Guide

A special thank you to all of our featured sites!The beginning of the school year is always an exciting time for kids.  Renewed friendships means there will be more kid gatherings, particularly BIRTHDAY PARTIES! With so many great options for birthday parties in Northeast Wisconsin we so often wonder, “Where do I start?”.  So, Green […]

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Life Lessons to Lessen Hate

The news is booming this week and, unfortunately, it is filled with news of hate. It is a scary thought that there is still such hate in this world AND that there are individuals tolerating this extent of bigotry.  I can only wonder and worry – how do I keep my children sheltered and away […]

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Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day

Well folks — you guessed it!  Today, June 9th, is National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day.  Don’t tell me that you forgot!  I know, I know rhubarb is a take it or leave it kind of food (vegetable to be exact).  But, today I’m here to make you a believer in rhubarb.  Confession: I don’t think […]

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6 PAINful Truths About C-Sections

When I was pregnant with my girls I was so confident that I was going to have natural, un-medicated births. I may have even zoned out a bit during the C-Section portion of my birth classes. But as fate would have it, here I am status post C-Section x 2. Perhaps if I hadn’t been […]

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GO RED …and 5 More Ways to Love Your Heart

Friday, Februrary 3rd is National Wear Red Day®. This day was meant to bring attention to the fact that heart disease is the #1 killer of women. This means that it is very likely that a woman you know will die of heart disease. By wearing red on National Wear Red day it shows that […]

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Making a S.M.A.R.T. Resolution

Prior to becoming a stay-at-home mom I worked in a Preventive Cardiology clinic where day in and day out I helped patients set goals to better their own health. The typical method I used when helping people set goals was to make a S.M.A.R.T goal. To explain this further, here is the product of taking […]

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