Expand baby’s palate with fall seasonal ingredients!

  The seasonal ingredients of autumn present an opportunity for us as parents to introduce new flavors and textures that will help to expand baby’s palate in creative ways!  Introducing new textures and flavors serve developmental purposes, as well!  The subtle smell of a new food, a taste complexity and discovering a new texture […]

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Top 5 Reasons to Feed Your Children Organic Food

GUEST POST Organic foods have been getting a great deal of press lately as the safer way to eat. As more organic foods become readily available at supermarkets and farmer’s markets across the country, many parents are wondering if feeding their children more organic foods is as valuable as experts are saying. Others believe that […]

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Gaming week for a Geek Mommy

  This green geekly goddess mommy has a secret. She at times games hard online with old friends from old military posts and of course her dear hotty geek husband. This week is special, there is an online event in the game we play that makes the experience so good that some players took a […]

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Teen Room – Are we done yet?

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Our teen has been working on painting her room for over a week! She will not let us help! Heck, we told her she would need more paint and she would not believe us until the can was empty! Off for more paint. She is not even on the second color yet and she thinks […]

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How do you motivate your homeschooler?

I keep hearing this past week questions about how to motivate a child, specially a homeschooled child. It seems that the coming of fall has some little people giving Moms attitudes about getting their work done. The curriculum might not be shinny and new anymore, the crayons show sign of use, and the materials you spent […]

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Best Fabrics to Dress Baby

GUEST POST There are plenty of choices you have to make for your baby, from what they should eat to what they can safely play with while in their crib. Another important consideration should be what your baby can wear. There are many choices when it comes to baby clothes, but what you should really […]

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What About Earth’s Best Growers?

Earth’s Best Growers Ever wonder where your fruits and veggies come from? Well, all Earth’s Best growers treat their crops with care in order to ensure the best products go into each Earth’s Best item, giving your children the best food experience possible. Earth’s Best growers include:  Burch Farms – Burch family maintains a high crop […]

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Mom knows she is stressed when….

her nails look like this: I had long beautiful nails for a while now. Nicely manicured and making me feel a tad more elegant than my sorry nerdy goddess mommy self actually is. Today though I found myself biting them all off. Stressed is the term I believe one would use. My health is stressing […]

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5 Ways To Add A Little Crunch To Your Assisted Living Care

GUEST POST There is no reason to let assisted living care get you down and take away your vital energy. The best way to maintain a positive mental attitude and the best way to keep healthy is a little exercise. There may be a few obstacles in the way of these goals, but there are […]

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Failing with Fibromyalgia

Dear Readers, I must confess something. I am feeling like I am letting everyone down these days. My fibromyalgia pain is just so bad and I think the depression is kicking me hard in the gut. I can’t seem to get a handle on things right now. We had planned to go out as a […]

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Are you sure you have the best Insurance

  Being a military we move a lot. Each move to a new state brings the need for new insurance. Each move is a reminder that not every company has the best prices and coverage in every state. What worked best in our last state didn’t work best in this one for example. Different car […]

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Blurb Deal To Not Miss

Between taking all those fabulous summer vacation photos and now the new school year photos many of us have a lot of photos that need and deserve attention. Add to this the fact that the holidays are coming and that photo books are a perfect gift for many of the people on our gift lists […]

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Another Teen Room Makeover update

My darling challenging 13 year old daughter is elbow deep in deep plum paint for her room. What a mess! We are trying to let her do it herself but soon I think the parentals will have to step in and help her out. She wants the currently white trim to be black and that […]

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News: Hobby Lobby Files Lawsuit Against Health Care Law

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Yesterday I was very disappointed to read news about Hobby Lobby filing a lawsuit challenging the health care law that passed in this country because they do not feel they should have to provide health care to women to cover birth control to include the morning after pill that they consider abortion as it is […]

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Dragon and Wolf – Children’s App

This is an adorable apple app that my children and I reviewed on our ipad 2. It was supposed to be given to us free but alas, I am not sure how to use the code the sent us. It is worth the 1.99 purchase though and I knew this because of the free pages […]

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Home Birth is as Safe as Hospital Births

Chances are if you are a common reader here that you already know this from your own research and experience. Sometimes I forget that this is not common knowledge anymore. When I read yet another article about more studies proving that home births can be as safe as hospital births I found it the same […]

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Autumn Blog Challenge – Day 20

    September 20 – If you were trapped on a desert island, what are three items you would take with you? Going to show my geek colors here again. 1. Satellite Smart Phone 2. Solar Tree (for power) 3. Leatherman Tool The first two would get me rescued soon one would hope, it would also keep […]

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For the Price of Coffee, Hear the World Around You Better

GUEST POST BY: Unknown Into By: LittleCrunchy I was asked if I would post this guest post and at first I thought that it didn’t have much to offer my readers. Then I thought, my readers are a bit like me and this topic is actually relevant to my life as I have a grandmother that is […]

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Toilettree Trimming Scissors

www.ToiletTreeProducts.com When I was sent these 4 trimming scissors to review I was very pleased by the quality of them. The shapes are very nice, the metal looks brushed. Nothing about these says cheap. I have cheap ones so I can tell you these are quality. These scissors are labeled as nail scissors but there […]

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Levenger Product Review

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If there is one thing you know about this tree hugging geekly mommy goddess it is that I love to read. I love books. In fact this weekend shall find my not so little family wandering around the national book festival! We hope to find some new books and get a few old ones signed! […]

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Smoobee No Cry Brush Review and Giveaway

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www.smoobee.com The Magic No Cry Brush I was so happy to be given the chance to review this brush. With 4 children in the house hair brushing can be almost as hard with some of them as hair washing can be. How wonderful would it be to have one less potential battle? As Mothers we […]

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Fresh Wave Review

 http://www.freshwaveworks.com/ I have been using another safe air freshener in our home for a while now and while it is safe my oldest daughter let me know she really doesn’t like the scent it has, a vinegar type smell and while it dissipates, it still annoys her. With 4 children and some beloved pets this […]

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Autumn Blog Challenge – Day 17

September 17 – What did/do you want to be when you grew/grow up? When I was a little girl, like many little girls I wanted to grow up and marry a prince. I know that is not a job but every day my grandparents would have me pray with them and every day was the […]

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Autumn Blog Challenge – Day 16

  September 16 – Do you think we’ve made our lives more complicated by trying to make thing more convenient? You might have noticed I have missed a few days. Sorry about that. I will try to keep up with the other great bloggers in this challenge. For some reason my mind has wondered from […]

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Does Birth Order Matter

I was reading this article The Born Identity and got to thinking, I do believe there is something to be said for birth order. While that article is written in a country and culture foreign to me and many of you reading I think it still mirrors a lot of what happens in American homes. The Oldest has […]

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The truth about Co-Sleeping and Sex

 This post must first assume that your well aware that co-sleeping can be done safely and that it is biologically the best way for Moms and Babies to sleep together. Of course each Mom and baby are different and we are not cave women anymore. Still the drive deep inside us, and in our babies […]

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Make a School Time Wreath

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 I am blessed and cursed to know someone who is crazy about Wreaths. She makes them all the time and shows them off and I think she is contagious because I could not help but make one too! Instructions: Gather a small child and then the following materials  64 Box of Crayons Cardboard Plate Scissors […]

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Teen Bedroom Drama

  It is finally the week to work on my teenage daughters bedroom. She packed up all her items and stored them in her closets, she vacuumed the rug and rolled it up to put in the closet as well. She swept and mopped and even got her younger siblings to help wash the base boards […]

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Review – Geeks Mobile USA

I received computer help today to get this old dinosaur of a computer to move along a bit faster. Ok so my laptop is only about 2 years old but in computer years that is OLD if you ask this Geek Mommy Goddess! Yes, we have older computers in the house, but the very young […]

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Autumn Blog Challenge – Day 14

September 14 – When has being right been wrong? When being right is more important than a relationship! I love to research and like most people I love to be right. However there are things one can not argue and it can be hard sometimes for me to remember that. Some people also can’t follow […]

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