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Spring Cleaning: DIY Chore Chart

If I were to be totally honest, I originally designed this chore chart for my husband.  At the time, I was managing the household, working full-time with overtime hours, and just had a baby—meaning two kids under two. I was overwhelmed, and most nights went to bed with anxiety and tears. My husband sat me […]

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6 Ways to Prepare for a Successful VBAC

My first child was welcomed into the world under bright lights and surgical masks. My memory of her is vague: I remember hearing her first cry. I remember my husband, with tears in his eyes, exclaiming, “She’s beautiful.” After she was born, my memory went black. “Failure to Progress” was my diagnosis after 23 hours of […]

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A Mom’s Response to #MeToo

The last few days, my newsfeed has been filled with #MeToo. Seeing women’s public responses has been eye-opening, moving, empowering, and disheartening. Yesterday evening, I scrolled through testimony after testimony about sexual harassment and assault, each story weighing heavier and heavier on my heart. Looking up, my tear-filled eyes first landed on my beautiful daughter, […]

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The Artsy Family’s Weekend Getaway Guide – 4 Museum-filled Destinations within 250 miles of OKC

Did you know that in addition to our own fabulous OKC cultural institutions and arts organizations, we are all just a short drive away from dozens more world-class museums? I’m not originally from Oklahoma, and after moving to OKC about four years ago, I was pleasantly surprised to discover the numerous art and museum-filled destinations […]

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2017 Farms and Mazes

Nothing says fall fun more than a day at the farm! Check out these great spots in the metro for pumpkins, corn mazes, hay rides and countless other activities! Did we miss your favorite? Be sure to comment below! Orr Family Farm The fall season kicks off on September 23rd at the Orr Family Farm […]

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2017 Pumpkin Patches

Pumpkins, pumpkins everywhere! We know you need a picture (or twenty) of your little cuties at a pumpkin patch this year.  Most of our favorite farms also have pumpkin patches – so once you’re done browsing here, be sure to check out that post! Pumpkinville When: October 6th-22nd Where: Myriad Gardens Children’s Garden Price: $6/person. Members […]

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2017 Haunted Attractions

If you love to be scared, then we have the list for you! From child-friendly to adult only, there is plenty of frights to find here in OKC. Grab your significant other, a group of friends or your kids to get in the spooky spirit of Halloween! Did we miss your favorite? Let us know […]

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