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How I Spent Mother’s Day Round-Up

I hope that all of you mothers out there had a great Mother’s Day! I personally had a great one. Thanks for asking. My Mother’s Day actually started on Saturday when my in-laws drove down to come visit us. They live about 3 hours away, so…

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She Skips on A Rainbow, He Sulks Under a Raincloud

If you’re a regular reader, you probably know that I have three kids. The oldest two are so different that it’s shocking. Though, I guess it’s more understandable if you know that the oldest was adopted. However, he was adopted when he was 14 months old,…

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Let’s Talk Container Gardening

I’ve never had much of a green thumb. However, container gardening is supposed to be much easier than classic gardening. Let’s take a look. Growing your own vegetables is can save you money, trips to the store, and who doesn’t love fresh veggies in the summer? Well.…

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Immune To The Plague – I’m Feeling Fine

Did you know that approximately .2% of people were immune to the Bubonic Plague in the 1300’s? Apparently, I’m the .2% immune to the stomach flu at my house. Do you know much about the Bubonic Plague? Strangely enough, I do – I’ve read many non-fiction…

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10 Foods That Can Be Eaten Even If They Are Expired

My husband hates it when the family wastes food. Here are 10 foods that can be eaten even if they are expired. Annually, at a global level, we throw away food that costs over $317 billion! Recently, a team of researchers discovered that if they are…

DawnBlogtopus was Nominated for the Liebster Award

I am very honored to announce that I have been nominated by not one but two blogger friends for the Liebster award! A big thank you to Sarah from Sarah Bailey Beauty and Lifestyle and Zoey from Zoey Valuated! The way this works is this -the ladies that nominated me have…

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DawnBlogtopus’ Unusual Uses for Breastmilk

ARE YOU CURRENTLY BREASTFEEDING A BABY, OR PLAN ON DOING SO IN THE FUTURE? KEEP THESE 5 UNUSUAL USES FOR BREAST MILK IN MIND FOR THE LEFTOVERS. There are many things that you can do with your breast milk if you end up with an overproduction…

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The Zoey-valuated List of Spring Cleaning Tips & Tricks

Hi there! I’m Zoey, I run a lifestyle blog called Zoey-valuated. Feel free to pop over and take a look if you’d like! 🙂 Dawn and I are admins for the Facebook group called Bloggers R Us. We thought it would be fun to do guest…

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Bird Rock Baby Skull Moccasins – Review & Video

Do you have a baby or toddler? Then you might need these ultra adorable skull moccasins made by Bird Rock Baby. You might have read my Bird Rock Baby bootie review, but if you haven’t, just click this link right here. I liked them so much I…

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Does Your Child Have Anxiety?

Do you suspect that your child has anxiety? You need to read this. Anxiety disorder is hard to deal with as an adult, let alone as a child. If your child has been diagnosed with it, you have a big responsibility on your chest now. However,…