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This Month’s Obsessions: Wireless Earbuds and More

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Beatsx Wireless Ear Buds in Matte Gold

Wireless Earbuds   I listen to a lot of podcasts. It’s quite frankly the only way to make folding piles of laundry tolerable. I also love listening to podcasts and music when I’m doing chores around the house or outside. But I can’t tell you how many times I’ve accidentally ripped the earphones out of my phone while doing something thing. It may be the reason why my two-year-old has started to say the f-word, because that’s what mommy says…

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Be My Amazon Valentine

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It’s February and you know what that means… time for all things hearts, love and sparkle! As much as I wish I were a Pinterest mom who has been planning my Valentine gift giving for weeks, quite simply I’m not. I’m more of an “Amazon Prime” … aka “can I get that shipped here within 2 days” kind of mom!  So here it goes… our 2-Day Amazon Prime worthy picks for Valentine’s Day gifts this year. We think you need to “add…

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Valentine’s Day Gifts to Buy Your BFF (or Yourself)

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Valentine’s Day is all about showing love to those around you. Yes, you should probably buy an overpriced card for your significant other. But let’s face it: the real heroes are our fellow mom BFFs. You know the ones I’m talking about: the person you text when you just CAN’T with your child anymore; the first person you want to talk to when the latest celebrity couple breaks up; the one who will bring you chicken noodle soup when the…

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What We Bought in January

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“What We Bought This Month” is a recurring series showing what three real, hard-working mamanistas spent their money on this month. Aimee’s Purchases I have a bit of a holiday spending hangover. I showed a little bit of restraint this month in the clothing department, but it was only because I needed to re-up some cosmetic essentials. And then I promptly blew my budget on a splurge item. I did cash in some holiday gift cards and patiently waited for a…

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Spring Pre-Orders are Here

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Spring will be here in 29 days (not that we’re counting or anything.) And while we love a cozy sweater as much as the next gal, we’re ready for dresses, florals and hooded vests in the perfect shade of blush. We’ve scoured the Internets to bring you a few of our favorite things at a great price. Pre-orders are going fast, and items will ship mid-February, just in time for you to get your Spring on. #shoponladies #addtocart…

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5 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Mini-Me (All Under $20!)

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I’m just going to say it: Valentine’s Day is stupid. I hate the idea of dedicating an entire day to forced romanticism and gift-giving. And why can’t Conversation Hearts just go away forever?! That being said, I do really like the bags of cherry-flavored Tootsie Roll pops (I mean, do we even need the other flavors?). And the chocolate sales on February 15. I also really enjoy surprising my daughter with little Valentine’s Day treats. So, I’ve rounded up a few…

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25% Off All Sweaters & Jackets at ShopTMM

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Temperatures are set to drop (again) across the country this week, so why not cozy up with a snuggly sweater that you can score at a great price? We’ve discounted all sweaters and jackets 25% off over at ShopTMM.com, no code needed! Get your snuggle on and pat yourself on the back for scoring a hot deal. All of the Mamanistas are in love with this chunky, oversized sweater that you can wear to work or on the weekend. (Editor’s…

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5 Coats You Need This Winter

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It’s January and that means that many of us are smack dab in the middle of the coldest months of the season, complete with below zero temps, wind chills and blowing snow! When you’re layered up like Ralphie’s little brother Randy in A Christmas Story” just to leave your house, it’s hard to feel trendy and fashionable. No fear! We’ve put together a list of 5 winter coats that will help you feel stylish and warm this winter!   The Essential Wool…

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Stocking Stuffers Under $25

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The stockings were hung by the chimney with care… In my family, Christmas stockings are the stuff dreams are made of! Growing up our stockings were filled with sparkly nailpolish, Carebear pajamas, our favorite candy, and every flavor of lipsmackers we could possibly want! Even as we’ve gotten older and had families of our own, the tradition continues. Over the years, we’ve stopped exchanging adult gifts in lieu of our favorite Christmas stockings to help with budget and to make…

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5 Easy Teacher Gifts

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We love our teachers for a million reasons! They help us teach our children and help us feel like we don’t have to do it all alone! Here are our top picks to let your child’s teacher know how special they are!   Sparkle Studs, $19  These sparkle studs come in clear and our personal favorite, smokey, and make great teacher gifts! Include a fun printable note like this one to complete the gift!   Amazon Gift Card, Assorted Prices  We all…

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