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What Really Came First?

You know that saying, “what came first, the chicken or the egg?” I don’t think anyone has ever figured it out. While packaging Easter gifts for my kids lat month (yep I’m that mom) I began to have a similar thought.  I was placing their items into bags and realized I had purchased my daughter […]

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2017 Red Stick Mom of the Year Winner!!

We are excited to announce that the winner of our 2017 Red Stick Mom of the Year is :: Leslie Gamino {Nominated by :: Brittany Reid} Where do I start? She is the mother of 4 kids. Her last two kids that were born in 2014 were twin girls. They were born early which caused complications with them […]

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2017 Red Stick Mom of the Year Finalists

2017 Red Stick Mom of the Year Finalists We received some amazing nominees for our second annual Red Stick Mom of the Year campaign … nominated by husbands, fiancés, daughters, sons, sisters, and friends … all who have made a difference in the lives of others and who motivate and inspire those around them. Selecting the top finalists […]

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Labor and the C-Section

         Birth – I could talk about it all day. How you went into labor, your birth story and your whole experience. There are always similarities and differences in these conversations. I have had two babies and two unplanned c-sections; however, I am not disappointed. After learning about natural and alternative birthing […]

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Mindfulness for the Busy Mom

     Mindfulness. I admit, at first hearing, it can sound an awful lot like a therapy buzzword. You might have read about it or maybe seen something pinned, complete with the picture of a woman sitting cross-legged on the beach, perfectly fit, beautiful and at peace. Don’t feel bad. I’ve been tempted to roll […]

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Enjoy the Ride :: Motherhood

I was recently strolling through my second favorite store that takes all my money, only second to the beautiful Target, Hobby Lobby. I glanced over and saw a bag that said “Enjoy the Ride.” I immediately was attracted to it. Life is a wild ride. My hope for you is that we all enjoy this […]

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