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National Arts Education Month: Inspiring Your Young Wine Country Artist

National Arts Education Month: Inspiring Your Young Wine Country Artist

The month of March is National Arts Education Month. And fortunately for us living in Wine Country, we are surrounded by the arts. Parks and wineries showcase majestic sculptures, while coffee shops, restaurants, and even hospitals display works by local artists. Whether at a brewery, farmer’s market, or festival, we are able to find live […]

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Potty Training Like a Boss {Your How-to Guide for Success}

Potty Training Like a Boss {Your How-to Guide for Success}

Potty training (or potty learning) is a major developmental milestone in your child’s life. For most parents, it’s also an exhausting nightmare. Between picking the method you want to use (sticker charts, verbal praise, candy incentives etc.) to gathering all the supplies (pull ups, underwear, potty seat, travel accessories, and so on), it’s enough to […]

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Can I Love and Support Two Kids? {My One Child Policy}

Can I Love and Support Two Kids? {My One Child Policy}

I have one child and “So, when is she going to have a little brother or sister?” is a question I’m often asked. It’s fairly common among Filipino families to have several children; I’m the youngest of four, and I have friends who are among four, five, even six children. There’s social pressure from family […]

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Selfie Love photo, facebook

Picture Time {Change Your Life With Selfie-Love}

I went to a blog event recently – a super fun #TargetTakeover hosted by Wine County Moms Blog. As the winning team, our trio had some hilarious pictures posted on various social media outlets. This included an unfiltered picture of us in fur vests (one of the scavenger hunt items). But when I saw the […]

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Another Baby? {Please Stop Questioning My Decision}

Another Baby? {Please Stop Questioning My Decision}

I vividly remember my six-week postpartum appointment after my second baby was born. I spent the bulk of the appointment nodding, as my OB/GYN did her best to sell me on an IUD. And not-so-subtly suggesting that we (my husband and I) consider a permanent birth control method. My methodical nodding and blank stare must […]

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