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PCOS Confessions: Finding The Right Doctor For You

By On October 2, 2014

I wasn’t always as concerned with my health as I should have been and six months ago, I had no idea anything was even wrong with me internally. I would go about… Read More

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Everyday

Shredded Kale Salad with Date Puree & Pine Nuts

By On October 1, 2014

There is nothing I love more than a good kale salad! This one is refreshing and perfect for a fall lunch. Shredded Kale Salad with Date Puree & Pine Nuts Serves 4… Read More

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Cocktail Corner

Cocktail Corner: 1-2-3 Iced Tea

By On October 1, 2014

1 ¼ parts Sugar Island Spiced Rum 5 parts Iced Tea (sweetened or unsweetened) ¾ part lemon juice Combine all ingredients over ice in a highball glass. Stir. Garnish with a lemon… Read More

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Everyday

A Spoonful of Cocoa Helps The Medicine Go Down

By On October 1, 2014

It’s late at night and my daughter crawls out of her bed. I hear the familiar creak of her bedroom door as she shuffles across the hallway. She fumbles with my door… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

Easy DIY Halloween Masks

By On September 30, 2014

Print out clip art from Martha Stewart for cartoon eyes onto card stock. Cut out; stick to round lenses with double-sided tape. Complete the look with a blue wig and lipstick, and… Read More

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Everyday

Bedtime Reading Fun

By On September 30, 2014

Scholastic and EVEREADY® have teamed up to help us parents shine a little light on reading. With the school year back in full swing my daughter has been making friends left and… Read More

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Dinner

Chicken and Black Bean Tostadas

By On September 29, 2014

Makes 6 servings Hands-on time: 15 min. Total time: 15 min. Dress up these tostadas with additional toppings such as crumbled queso fresco, shredded lettuce, sliced radishes, and pico de gallo. Ingredients:… Read More

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Baby Gear

Product Review: Clek Olli Booster Seat in tokidoki rebel Print

By On September 29, 2014

This is one of my most favorite booster seats. We actually use it on both my car and my husband’s car. If you are looking for a booster seat that can withstand… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

Punk-Rock Studded Pumpkins

By On September 29, 2014

The hardware store provides plenty of inspiration for punk-rock pumpkins. Thoughtfully placed nails, brads, wire, spikes, and safety pins become glinting mohawks and piercings. For instructions, you can check out more in… Read More

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Accessories

Dinner Parties Made Easy With The Delta Touch2O Faucet

By On September 29, 2014

My mother used to host dinner parties all the time. I always remember the spotless kitchen, trays of h’orderves (appetizers) and good friends chatting it up! When I bought my house, I… Read More

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Everyday

How To Easily Prepare A Dinner Party

By On September 29, 2014

I’m the kind of person who likes to plan a party in advance but my husband is the kind of person who can plan a party last minute with 5 minutes to… Read More

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Everyday

Creative Cups (October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month)

By On September 29, 2014

In the United States right now, a woman has a 1 in 8 chance of developing invasive breast cancer during her life. In New York State about 14,028 women will be diagnosed… Read More

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Advice

Our Stress-Free Morning Routine Tip

By On September 28, 2014

My daughter is at that age where she’s really opinionated about what she wears to school. These opinions sometimes throw a wrench in morning routine so we’ve started something new. Every Sunday… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

Recent DIY Favorites You Must See & Do

By On September 28, 2014

Here is a round-up of some of our favorite DIY’s that we’ve recently featured on the blog. See all of our crafts here. DIY Restoration Hardware Inspired Rope Mirror http://moderndaymoms.com/diy-restoration-hardware-inspired-rope-mirror/ DIY Deer… Read More