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Copy of Dear 8 Year Old

To My 8-Year-Old, Now That Life is Tricky

Holy enchiladas, mamas! Eight is so much trickier than I thought it would be, and I’ve realized I need a new plan. My girl is busy copping an older-than-appropriate attitude, and sauntering out of the room with a GIGANTIC eye-roll, but I thought a letter to my daughter about how much I love her and about my new plan […]

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2016 Guide to Portland Summer Camps

Believe it or not, it’s time to start thinking about summer! We are excited to partner with fantastic summer camps in Portland and the surrounding area to provide you with the 2016 Portland Moms Blog Summer Camp Guide! Below you will find details on a variety of Portland summer camps for every age, interest and schedule. Many […]

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Family Dates

28 Family Date Ideas Around Portland

I recently talked about the importance of dates with your significant other, and gave 28 date ideas around Portland. In our family we also like to have family dates. We value being intentional with our kids just as much as with each other.   Sometimes we take our kids for one-on-one dates so they get […]

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Minecraft Guide for Moms

The Mom’s Guide to Minecraft

  In your house, every other sentence starts with “In Minecraft…” and the kids throw out strange words like ‘Enderman’ and ‘The Nether’. It spreads to other areas of their life, and soon you are swimming in Minecraft branded T-shirts, player guidebooks, and Minecraft LEGOs (the most ridiculous redundancy I’ve ever heard). The voice of […]

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