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10 Best Gifts for Nintendo Switch Fans

10 Best Gifts For Nintendo Switch Fans of All Ages Hey Mama! We love video games in our family. My husband and I are from the Nintendo generation and we were happy to begin playing with our kids. The Nintendo Switch has been an awesome game console for us. It's always...
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10 Book Series your 7 year old will love

10 Book Series Your 7-Year-Old Will Love Hey Mama! Do you struggle to find stories your kids will want to listen to?  I've got you covered.  Here is our list of the top 10 book series your 7-year-old will love. Want the short version? Check out the complete...
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25 Questions Moms Worry about CHILDREN’S DENTAL CARE

What All Mamas Want to Know About Children’s Dental Care Hey Mama! You wait for all the little firsts to happen.  First giggle, first word, first steps.  But when that first tooth comes in, it begins a lifelong journey of dental care.  When it comes to children’s...
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Should Boys Learn to Cook?

YES! Boys Should Learn to Cook! Hey Mama!  Should boys learn to cook? If you read that title and automatically questioned my authority as a parent, I get it.  But do you know there are still stigmas around boys learning to cook? There are so many essential skills that...


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