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Save Spend Splurge: Pom Pom Gladiator Sandals

July 18, 2016

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I first fell in love with Pom Pom Sandals when I saw found a pair in a local boutique in Sayulita, Mexico.  I’m still mad at myself that I didn’t buy them because as soon as I left I built them up in my head to be almost magical.  But, ever since that trip in February I was on the hunt for my new perfect Pom Pom gladiator and have found lots of great replacements.  This sandal is the perfect way to look put together in whatever basics you already own.  Since moms are on the go, having a flat sandal beats trying to chase the kids around the park in a wedge heel.

Whatever your price point, you don’t want to miss this fun statement sandal.

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Travel Hacks for Flying with Toddlers– International Edition

March 16, 2016

TRAVEL HACKS FOR FLYING WITH TODDLERS– INTERNATIONAL EDITIONSince my first post on Tips for Flying Alone with a Toddler or Baby was so well received I wanted to do a follow up talking about my shortcuts for traveling internationally with toddlers.  I’ve gotten quite a few emails from people who are most concerned about the flight with their toddlers. So on my last vacation – a family trip to Punta Mita I took a handful of photos to show you our most important tips and tricks for flying internationally with toddlers.

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Blow Pop Blow Dry Bar – A Busy Girl’s Secret to Great Hair

January 28, 2016

Betsy Crozier of Legos in my Louis at Blow Pop Dry Bar San DiegoMove over brunch – there is a new favorite Sunday activity, the blow out.

Let’s face it, a good blow dry isn’t a luxury that moms have. At best, we are probably off to the salon 4 times a year for a cut, color and style.  If you have time to section off, round brush and curl our hair after ever wash your kids are probably watching way more YouTube that you are willing to admit.  So for the most part, a good blow out was a luxury that went away when our kiddos were born. Until now – meet Blow Pop Blow Dry Bar.

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New Balance Sneakers are the Next Fashion Trend

January 7, 2016

new balance metallicFor all of you still trying to wear your Ugg boots to school pick up or even out shopping, this post is for you. I’ll be the first to admit that parting with my Ugg boots has been hard. They are so comfy and easy to slip on as I’m running out to school drop off. But once the kids are in school and I start trying to assimilate into an adult world I look down at my feet and think “Man, I wish I had on different shoes right now.” So what is my new Ugg boot alternative . . . the New Balance sneaker.

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