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Real Talk with Real Moms || Chores and Toddler Responsibility

  I feel like I should preface this post by saying that chores and toddler responsibility is still a topic that I am very much figuring out as I go, although I could say that about nearly all aspects of parenting.  As Parker nears the corner to three and a half, it’s something that I find myself thinking about more and more.  Not so much chores specifically.  We don’t expect her to mop the floors… yet ;),  but what should we expect of her at this age? How do I motivate her to be responsible and take ownership of …

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Simple Arugula Salad with Spicy Lime Vinaigrette

Do you ever find yourself craving simple things? Chicken on the grill.  Jeans and a t-shirt. An evening of sitting on the front porch watching your toddler play.  These are a few of my favorite things… How about you?  Sure, there is a time and a place for a roasted rack of lamb, a black tie dress that requires special undergarments, and a day spent taking the kids on an extravagant adventure, but the good in life is certainly wrapped up and sustained in the simple.  This simple arugula salad is a happy accident that I’ve been …

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