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Munchkin Monday – Meet Baby Erin Danielle

SmartyPantsMama is excited to announce this week’s Munchkin Monday, Baby Erin Danielle! Name: Erin Danielle Birthday: May 25, 2007 Age: ...
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Free for me Friday – Yummy Chicken!!

As you read earlier this week, I received a recipe box for a wedding shower gift. The box was chock ...
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Thursday Thirteen – Shopping Warehouse Style

Sometime soon after my college graduation, I received a free one-year membership from Costco. I guess it was their way ...
ProductsRecalls

Recall Wednesday – 9 Items – Water Heaters to Sunglasses

Good Morning! Over the past week I have received a total of 9 recall notifications from the CPSC! Items range ...
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Tackle It Tuesday – My Recipe Collection

I love to cook, and I love to use recipes. I really enjoy the excitement of finding a recipe that ...

Munchkin Monday – Baby David Gabriel!

Smarty Pants Mama is pleased to announce this week’s Munchkin Monday, Baby David Gabriel! Name: David GabrielBirthday: March 5, 2007Age: ...

Free for Me Fridays – Morning Routine

Happy Friday! Do you follow a schedule with your munchkin at home? Are you strict or do you allow lenience? ...
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Thursday Thirteen – Our Favorite Kiddie Songs!

As I spend so much of my day singing – no I’m no American Idol wannabe – I simply have ...
ProductsRecalls

Recall Wednesday – Toy Horses, Sweatshirts, Saunas & Locks! !

Happy Wednesday! This past week I have received 4 recalls from CPSC. Please be sure to check your home & ...
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Tackle It Tuesday – Organizing the Fridge Door!

Wedding invitations, doctor’s appointment card, birthday invitation, CVS receipt, munchkin’s artwork, Tot-Lok magnets, random photo magnets, grocery list, and other ...
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Munchkin Monday! Meet Baby Isabella!

Smarty Pants Mama is pleased to annouce this week’s Munchkin! Name: Isabella MarieAge: 17 monthsBirthday: 10/25/06 Likes: building towers with ...

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday! Sorry for the no real post today! Had a doctor’s appointment for my knee, followed by physical therapy ...

Thursday Thirteen – This Stinkin’ Knee!

So we all certainly have at least 1 thing in life that drives us bonkers! It may be a neighbor, ...
ProductsRecalls

Recall Wednesday – 4 Items – check the toy chest!!!!

I have received 4 recalls this week from the CPSC! Please be sure to read the description that I have ...

Tackle It Tuesday – 3 months later…..

Okay, it’s now been 3 full months since Christmas morning! Yes, I’ve put away the lights, the tree and the ...

Munchkin Monday! Meet Baby Robert!

Smart Pants Mama is pleased to present this week’s Munchkin Monday! Name: RobertAge: Almost 9 monthsBirthday: 06/27/07 Likes: sleeping in ...
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Free for Me Friday – Dad Confessions!?!?!?!

For this week’s Free for Me Friday, I wanted to share a very random and strange website I came across. ...
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A Spanish Book for Children: La Vaca Que Decia Oink!

The Cow That Went Oink! by Bernard Most has become a favorite in our home! We currently own and enjoy ...
ProductsRecalls

Recall Wednesday!!!

Last week I recommended the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSV) listserv (www.recall.gov) to receive current recall information on ...
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Fishful Thinking!

My daughter is beginning her toddler years and her personality is really starting to shine through. She has a great ...
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Crib Climber – AHHHHHH

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! So my munchkin will turn 17 months in 10 days, yet on Saturday she reached a ...
ProductsRecalls

What’s in your playroom? Is it recall time?

So these toy recalls don’t want to stop. It feels like every week we’re hearing about lead paint on a ...
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The Better TV

[ad#Google in Content] My husband swore that Barney would never play at our house – this was obviously before our ...

Ready for College?

Sitting up, crawling, walking, and first words are mighty milestones, however the inevitable still lingers, your little one will grow ...
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Let’s Get This Party Started!

It’s PARTY TIME!!!! I have been invited to participate in this year’s Ultimate Blog Party, sponsored by 5 Minutes for ...
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Ok, so I’ve caved a little …I promise I’ll change!

Have you noticed that your viewpoint on child rearing has undoubtedly changed since you’ve began rearing your own? Were you ...