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an open letter to people who can’t stop talking about Pumpkin Spice Lattes

To my friends in the North: You know who you are. You woke up this morning more than a little bit giddy. You turned the page on your calendar to September and felt the first hint of a chill in the morning air (whether it was actually there or not). There’s a change in the […]

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{Me @ SMB} The Old Ball Game

Today on Scottsdale Moms Blog I’m talking about taking the kids to a baseball game that starts at (eek!) naptime. Oh, and I also rewrote the lyrics to Take Me Out To The Ball Game and posted a whole bunch of cute pictures. Click on over to read and enjoy!

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it’s the mothers in us

SPOILER ALERT! The story I am about to tell you does NOT end with me breast-feeding a pair of newborn baby goats. Yesterday we went to the farmer’s market. Local produce, kick-ass breakfast burritos, and a little bit of the hippie culture that’s generally hard to find in this area (what can I say? I […]

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Faux Fall

As I write this it’s blustery and overcast outside. This morning I baked banana bread and last night I made Giada’s butternut squash risotto with a squash from the farmer’s market. Our fall and Halloween decorations have been excavated from the garage, thoroughly inspected for scorpions and placed about the house. And right now the temperature […]

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A Long Weekend in Faux-Artsy Pictures

Like every iPhone-wielding wannabe hipster mom, I am completely obsessed with all the apps that turn your iPhone photos into artsy-fartsy retro-looking snapshots. It’s seriously addicting. I had a rocky start with Hipstamatic – my pictures always looked like the ones I took in college with a disposable camera after drinking six vodka cranberries. Instagram is […]

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