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This Vacuum Really Sucks {Dyson Light Ball Review}

**This is a review of the Dyson Light Ball Multi-Floor Bagless Upright Vacuum, currently sold exclusively at Walmart. The vacuum was provided to me for the purpose of my honest review.** How could I not make a suck pun when reviewing a vacuum cleaner? You do get that the title is a pun because vacuums are… Continue reading This Vacuum Really Sucks {Dyson Light Ball Review}

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chai tea & tai chi

I look forward to days the kids have off from school. I like the break in the routine. Plus I get to sleep later. But two days off from school? A four-day-weekend randomly placed in February? I don't know what I'm supposed to do with that. Friday was fine. Fridays off are always fine. Also… Continue reading chai tea & tai chi

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A Winning Recipe For Holiday Entertaining

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayPairings #CollectiveBias The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. Wine and music are two of my favorite things. My very favorite thing to do is go to concerts. One band we (usually) never miss when… Continue reading A Winning Recipe For Holiday Entertaining

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(un)prepared for the next stage

Since my oldest daughter was born nine (almost nine and a half) years ago, I really haven't had an abundance of child-free time. Now that I think about it, even before she was born my life was pretty kid-centric; in the years before she joined our family I worked at preschools, first in Miami and… Continue reading (un)prepared for the next stage