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Introducing Jennifer

Introducing Jennifer McGruther: A Livonia Mama

Introducing Jennifer!  :: Down With Detroit :: Born and raised in Detroit, I was the youngest of three and the only girl.  My parents, married 47 years, met as teenagers in their neighborhood in Northwest Detroit.  Their love story is certainly one for the books.  My amazing Dad was a Detroit Firefighter who retired as […]

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Raising A Spoiled Only Child

I Won’t Apologize for Raising a Spoiled Only Child

My only child is spoiled. It’s true. Do I feel badly about it? Not a chance. To tell you how we got here, I have to tell you how we started. We never planned to make an only child. Truth be told, I’m shocked we only have one. I always thought that I would have […]

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Megan How to Create the Simple Organized Playroom

The Simply Organized Playroom: It’s Not A Myth

When it comes to organization my husband and I have magically always been on the same page. Our house stays extremely tidy and we actually enjoy keeping things in a certain order. We have the coordinated red and green bins for our Christmas decorations, bins for wrapping paper, bins birthday decorations, and bins for Halloween […]

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Jessica - Resolving to be the Fun Mom

Be the Fun Mom: My New Years Resolution

A few weeks ago, my 7 year old daughter said something that made me take pause. We were making a bed together and she did something goofy that I happened to find particularly funny and laughed with her. She looked at me and said “You laughed? You never laugh.” I forced some more laughter out […]

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