Author Archive | Heather

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Climb to the Top with Vertical Endeavors

We have partnered with Vertical Endeavors to bring you a first-hand experience of a few of the fabulous programs they offer. While this post is sponsored, all opinions are 100% our own! When my oldest daughter was born and threw me headfirst into my new role as a mother, we had our challenging days. They […]

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An Afternoon of Fun at the Richard I Bong Veterans Historical Center

Thank you, Richard I Bong Veterans Historical Center, for inviting us to visit and for sponsoring this post!   This grey, mild weather. It’s enough to get anyone down, but moms in particular. Where are our hot summer days, perfect for slathering up the kids with sunscreen and tossing them out in the backyard to […]

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{Sponsored Post} Free Youth Races: Keep Kids Active Without Breaking the Bank

This post was sponsored by The Young Athletes Foundation, a program of Grandma’s Marathon, but all the opinions contained within are my own.Oh no, mamas! The school year is almost over and we’re all staring down the long summer days to come. The first few weeks days hours fly by in a flurry of activity: morning […]

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{Sponsored Post} Toddler Learning with Many Rivers Montessori

A big thank you to Many Rivers Montessori for working with Duluth Moms Blog to bring you this great post.Finding quality education and care for our earliest of learners–our weren’t-they-just-my-tiny-baby toddlers–is a surprisingly challenging and lengthy process, especially here in the Northland. Duluth and its surrounding areas offer several amazing preschool opportunities for three and […]

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{Sponsored Post} Taking Fitness One Step at a Time with Moms on the Run

A big thanks to Duluth Moms on the Run for working with us to bring you this post.I like to take walks. My daughters are 2 and 5, and when the oldest is in preschool for the mornings, I often break out the stroller and my headphones and walk with the little one around the […]

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{Sponsored Post} Getting Organized with Northland Custom Closet & Garage

This post was sponsored by Northland Custom Closet & Garage, but the opinions shared are all my own.On a warm, sunny, perfect-as-only-Duluth-can-be day about three years back, my husband, my young daughter, and I moved into our first home. Since then, we’ve added another babe to the family, and all of our stuff–perfectly packed and […]

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{Sponsored Post} Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: Banish Head Lice with The Lice Lounge

Thank you to our friends at The Lice Lounge for sponsoring this post.It happened. Just last week. My preschool-aged daughter came home with a backpack full of glitter crafts, summer soccer sign ups, and the thing every mother dreads the most: a letter from the school nurse warning parents that cases of head lice had […]

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An Average Day for a Work From Home Mom

I made the switch from working in an office setting (and later on an art studio) to working from home full time about six years ago. At the time I was juggling the demands of a standard 40 hour-a-week job, a steady stream of freelance writing work, and the discomforts of late-term pregnancy. Something had […]

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{Sponsored Post} How to Win at Mother’s Day with Saffron & Grey

This post is sponsored by Saffron & Grey, but all of the opinions about their awesome flowers are my own. Mother’s Day. It’s fast approaching, and while my first inclination is to think about the amazingness of getting a day to “sleep in” (lounge in bed half awake while listening to the 2-year-old call for […]

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