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Heather Hemmert

Heather lives with her husband, daughter and son and has learned to accept that Utah is now her permanent home. Before becoming a stay at home mom, she taught elementary school and loves to use that background to create fun activities to entertain her children. Though staying home with the kids is great, Heather has always enjoyed finding more ways she can keep herself sane, including elaborate cross stitch designs and playing with any puppy she can find. She particularly loves to read and write and prides herself in always remaining honest in her posts about life as a wife and mother, even when the truth is sometimes embarrassing.
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8 Fall and Thanksgiving Porch Decor Ideas We Love

People more creative than I decorate their porches for each holiday and Thanksgiving is one of the cutest times to do so! If you...
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Veterans Day VS Memorial Day And How Your Family Can Show Your Gratitude

Veterans Day is coming up on November 11th and after seeing too many Facebook posts mixing up this day with Memorial Day (May 28th),...
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20 Believable Reasons Why The Tooth Fairy Didn’t Come Last Night

Oops. The Tooth Fairy forgot to come last night and now we have a crying kid on our hands. Hey, it happens to the best...
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Babies and Teenagers: Trick or Treating Is For YOU, Too!

Yesterday was Halloween and I loved seeing all the costumed kids come to my door for the processed sugar yumminess I was handing out....
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I Fasted From Social Media And This is What I Learned About my Parenting

I’ve been feeling like I’m too dependent on my phone, specifically social media, lately and I was wondering how it was affecting my parenting....
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7 Tooth Fairy Traditions Your Kids Would Love

My four year old (yes, FOUR) lost her first tooth a few weeks ago so we recently had a visit to our house from...
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Moms, It’s Just The Season of Our Lives Right Now

You know what bothers me? Dirty walls. And fingerprints on windows. And crumbs that collect in my silverware drawer! I’ve never been the perfect,...
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15 Cheap and Easy Costumes For The Mom Who Just Can’t Even

Whether you’re non-planner, a last-minute hot mess, or just want to keep it simple this year, here are 15 easy and cheap Halloween costumes...
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Fun and Spooky Halloween Door Decoration Ideas

Want to be festive for Halloween but don’t have a yard (or the energy) to go all out decorating every inch of the house?...
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The Postpartum Realization That Brought Me To My Knees

Two days after giving birth to my first child, we went home together. Three days after giving birth, the realization hit me that she...
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You’ve GOT to STOP Saying These Comments To Frazzled Moms

If you see a mom struggling in the store with a screaming baby, a toddler throwing a tantrum, or maybe she just looks like...
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YouTube Kids App Launches New Updates You’ll Love

In today’s world, do you find yourself increasingly more worried about the content your children are viewing online? Do you worry about what YouTube...