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Whole Foods Market: Quality at a Reasonable Price

Disclosure: This post is part of a sponsored partnership between Dayton Moms Blog and Whole Foods. We are excited to endorse local businesses we feel bring value to our readers and all opinions expressed are authentic. I recently had the chance to step into Whole Foods Market in Centerville for the first time. I immediately fell […]

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10 Things to do with Your Apples

Lets just say that last weekend, you took your family apple picking at one of our fabulous Dayton area U-Pick Apple Farms! It was a total blast, and your family managed to leave with sticky fingers, muddy shoes, a limited amount of meltdowns, and a bushel or two of apples in your van (Here’s to […]

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I Survived the First Trimester of my Second Pregnancy

I am here to tell you that I am an incredibly accomplished person. I’ve run a full marathon. I’ve given birth naturally. I’ve become a foster Mom. AND, I have survived the first trimester of a pregnancy. While I had other kids running around. Anyone else feel like this is probably the greatest accomplishment of […]

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Why I Do Chores WITH My Kids

Around the time my eldest daughter became mobile, I decided it was much easier to do the household chores when she was sleeping. I mean, have you ever tried to complete any household chore with a mobile baby or toddler around? As the saying goes, its “like brushing your teeth while eating oreos” or “it’s like […]

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5 Tips for Making Time to Read as a Busy Mom

Finding Time to Read as a Busy Mom

During Thanksgiving, my brother was staying at my house. One afternoon, my sister in law was holding the baby and my brother was playing with my toddler. I went into the kitchen to grab a glass of water and saw my book sitting on the counter. I picked it up and started reading. My brother […]

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