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Monday, May 14: Maker Monday at Wichita Falls Public Library (4-5 pm) S.T.E.A.M. based activities for children age 7-12. FREE • REGISTRATION REQUIRED Children learn through fun hands-on activities designed to inspire curiosity and apply concepts related to science, technology, engineering, art, and math. ** PLEASE NOTE ** Children who arrive after we have begun will not…

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The Good Life

You have probably heard by now that it is hard to be a stay at home mom. If you’re like me, you have heard it more times than you care. I will concede that it is a hard job. But it’s almost noon on a Monday, I’m sitting in my recliner with a drink, watching…

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Our Giant Planning Wall For $100

I LOVE lists and planning, projects and schematics, reminders and calendars, but I do not do well to put things in my phone and a refrigerator calendar isn’t big enough so I end up with a million scattered sheets of random needs and to dos all over the house and in my purse. When we…

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Teacher Appreciation Day is coming up soon (Tuesday, May 8) and if you are like me, I am always at a loss for what to get my kiddo’s teacher. I am sure teachers receive many mugs and lotions over the years, so I like to try and get something useful. This year, I turned to…

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It wasn’t really a choice. When my husband and I had the whole kid discussion years before Teddy existed, we knew I would keep working. We have considerable student loans and other commitments and debts and financially one of us staying home with our kid just wasn’t an option for us. Like many millennials who…

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Spring Clean For Extra Cash

When that first delightful spring breeze starts blowing, you know it’s time to get your house in shape. But there’s more than just a neat house awaiting the end of all that hard work. With just a few steps, you can put some extra cash in your wallet.  1.) Trade in your electronics  Gather all…

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Feeling Short on Time? Me Too.

Many of my friends, family members, co-workers tend to be busy. Very busy. I’ve heard them talk about how busy they are, and how far behind they have fallen in their workload. I have felt overwhelmingly busy at times. I am a wife, mother, marketing professional for a Wichita Christian School, volunteer…the list goes on.…

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Ten Years

Have you ever had a date locked in your mind that felt like it would never come? For a long time, my year was 2007. In my teenage mind, the year 2007 was an eternity away because it was when I would finally graduate high school. To my surprise, 2007 came and went. Who knew?…

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