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candy
Kansas City metro area
Web-savvy, techie wife in Kansas City who enjoys family, travel, shopping, and social media optimization.
Interests: blogging, web design, swimming, traveling, scrapbooking + photo preservation, Sandra Bullock movies, theme parks, shoe shopping, non-fiction books, magazines, reality TV, Ms. Pac-Man.
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Every single girl and almost every boy goes through the rite of passage of having a sleepover. It’s something all kids love to do and for girls especially, a slumber party with a bunch of girlfriends is a serious bonding experience full of gossip, games and grab bags of munchies for that ever-elusive midnight feast. Not only do you want to make sure that your child has an amazing time, you want to be hailed as the sleepover host of the century, earning brownie points from your children as well as their friends. Continue reading
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Welcome to all of you who are searching for Willing Beauty skin care information after the Word of the Day (WOTD) on The Doctors tv show aired our info! To find out more about the Willing Beauty movement towards healthier, effective, affordable skin care, visit the Willing Beauty site here. Continue reading
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House clearance Middlesbrough services are unlikely to be something you take advantage of regularly. And, therefore, if you require this type of service, you may be feeling at a bit of loss regarding where to start. Don’t fret, as we have all of the information you need below. There are numerous instances when people require this type of service, including... Continue reading
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Although it may be a little far off for most of us, the summer is a great time of year. It’s where many of us will be taking a vacation, spending time with the family and enjoying the sunshine. However, like any season, you should prepare your home for the warmer weather. Check Your Air Conditioning The summer brings, for... Continue reading
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Once you have kids, there is never enough time in a day to do all the things you want to do. As a result, the “important yet not essential” stuff is shelved for a later date. Exercise often falls into this category. Working out is a nice idea, but it isn’t feasible when you’ve got to get the kids to practice, cook dinner, and clean the house.The problem with shunning exercise is weight gain. And, to look good is to feel good which is why it can impact your self-esteem. You might think being a busy and fit mom isn’t doable, yet you’d be wrong. Continue reading
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You’ve got that nagging feeling. It’s been gnawing away at you for some time now. The feeling that you’ve begun coasting through life. It’s not that you’re unhappy in your life. It’s certainly not that your life no longer brings you joy. It’s just an unshakable feeling that you’re not quite living your best life right now. You’ve settled into... Continue reading
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You can now join Willing Beauty for just $49 and become a Beauty Advocate as part of their Digital Bundle! This is unreal!! Willing Beauty is at the forefront of skin care for women and teens, offering safe, effective, and affordable anti-aging and acne skin care lines for everyone! Get the details on how to join Willing Beauty for just $49 below! Continue reading
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When you get well and truly serious about living a healthier lifestyle and implement a range of changes to improve your own health over a long period of time, you start to look beyond your own health. From injury to illness to bad habits, you might start to think about how you can help others live healthier lives, as well.... Continue reading
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If you are under a lot of stress, then it is completely understandable that your body will start to show signs of it. After all, there is only so much that you can cope with and if you are not careful then you could be doing yourself some serious harm. Continue reading
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Moms of the world - can you remember what life was like before you had kids? More to the point, do you even recognize that person you see in old photos - that person all carefree and happy and with a big and bold future ahead of them?Well, that person is still in there, somewhere. With a lot more life experience, of course. And even though you might not think it when you look in the mirror, there is a chance to reclaim the good parts of that old identity. We’re going to take a look how, right now - so read on to find out! Continue reading
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Rhiannon Ally, local KC news anchor on KSHB 41 Action News is hosting a special book event at Learning Tree on Saturday December 1st from 10:30 a.m. - noon. She will be reading and signing copies of her new book Mommy, Please Don’t Go to Work! at Corinth Square Learning Tree. Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2018 at kcmetromoms.com
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Winter health maintenance is among some of the most important you can grapple with. The cold weather, the limiting of light hours in the day, and the general sense of oppression that dark, wet and cold can give you can sometimes lead you to feel a little less healthy than you are, perhaps mentally, physically, emotionally, or all three. Anyone... Continue reading
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Good parents want the absolute best for their children, and this extends to where they live. However, it's not always the easiest task to find a child-friendly home, right where you want it. That is why many families consider building their own, a process you can get the lowdown on in my post below. Picture source To get the perfect... Continue reading
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Netflix, the on-demand TV service, provides both parents and their children with hope. The streaming platform, available with internet from i3 Broadband and others, is now so extraordinarily popular it’s embedded in the culture, has a range of programs that will suit both. Why not watch some of the following with your family? Continue reading
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When your child’s birthday rolls around, you will no doubt want to do everything that you can to ensure they enjoy their special day. For most people, that means throwing their children fantastic birthday parties that they can invite all of their friends to. Party planning isn’t always that easy, though, and those of us who aren’t naturally organized people can really struggle with putting together the finer details. Continue reading
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Crown Center Ice Terrace is celebrating 46 years as KC's most loved ice skating rink! And to kick off the holiday season, Crown Center is inviting guests to FREE ice skating, coffee, and hot chocolate on their opening day - Friday, November 2, 2018! Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2018 at kcmetromoms.com
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Traveling opens the mind to new opportunities. After a couple of weeks in paradise, it’s hard not to ask yourself why you don’t move. It’s not as if it’s tough. Find a realtor, make a bid, get the keys and haul the stuff out of town. In today’s era, moving is straightforward in many respects. Continue reading
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Parents are guilty of letting the children’s school teachers do some of the heavy lifting. It’s not a direct thing; it’s subconscious. When you know there are P.E classes as school, it’s tempting to think “well, at least they’ve got some exercise for the day.” Continue reading
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There aren't many parents who haven't had to face the bedtime blues at some point in their lives. If you have kids, you will know what we mean. Not only is it hard enough getting our kids into bed in the first place; it's also difficult trying to get them to sleep once they are finally tucked up under the blankets. With a range of hilarious bedtime excuses to counter our best efforts, we end up losing as much sleep as they do! Continue reading
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When you’ve spent the best part of the last five years raising babies and having more babies to raise, you kind of lose yourself. The job that you were doing once, the one you stepped back from to be a stay at home Mom has lost its appeal and the thought of what to do next can be particularly overwhelming. The children are now in school full time, which has just earned you the greatest gift you could ever get: time. Continue reading
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Just today, October 2nd, there's been a flurry of news announcements that Toys R Us finance peeps have actually CANCELED the bankruptcy auction that was set to take place and have made plans to REVIVE THE BRAND - a.k.a., REOPEN! What?!!! That's cray-cray! Just in time for Christmas?! It'd be a Christmas miracle if we get Toys R Us back for the holiday season! Word on the street is that Toys R Us has put forth a plan that says they will create a “new, operating Toys “R” Us and Babies “R” Us branding company that maintains existing global license agreements and can invest in and create new, domestic, retail operating businesses.” Continue reading
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Community Blood Center and the Kansas City Zoo are offering FREE zoo tickets to parents and residents that give blood during their blood drive on Friday September 28, 2018. Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2018 at kcmetromoms.com
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Have you signed your kids up for the Barnes and Noble Kids Club yet? There are several Barnes and Noble locations in the Kansas City area that offer the Kids Club as a perks. Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2018 at kcmetromoms.com