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Local Spotlight: ExpERIEnce Children’s Museum.

Earnest mom looks at a local children's museum, ExpERIEnce Children's Museum. Having relocated to Erie last year, I was eager to connect with some local moms and find some great places for the earnest family to go for fun.  While out and about at the library, a local mom had asked if I had heard… Continue reading Local Spotlight: ExpERIEnce Children’s Museum.

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La Petite Crème. An Earnest Review.

La Petite Crème is a diaper changing "game changer" for me.  As a mom who mainly cloth diapers, using cloth wipes was a very easy transition.  What was not so easy for me was finding a solution (other than plain water) to wipe my earnest babe's derriere when needed.  Most of the solutions that I… Continue reading La Petite Crème. An Earnest Review.

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Earnest Mom Local Spotlight: The Family Shop

The Family Shop is a new and exciting parenting retail store opening here in Erie, PA.  Created by Jeff and Kristyn Chiaramonte, their mission is to provide the best quality family care products and services at fair pricing to support families of all income levels. Every customer matters to them. Such a perfect name for their shop… Continue reading Earnest Mom Local Spotlight: The Family Shop

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Earnest Mom Gets UnPapered!

A while back, earnest dad and I had chatted a bit about using unpaper towels. Never really getting around to it and feeling quite intimidated by the change, I finally bit the bullet and reached out to the sweet Sarah over at Marley's Monsters to get our hot hands on some high quality unpaper towels.… Continue reading Earnest Mom Gets UnPapered!

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‘Tis the Season! Keeping it Cool in the Heat of the Holidays. 

Christmas is hands down my favorite time of year. Snuggling, firelight, hot cocoa and glorious displays of blinking, twinkly lights. One of my least favorite parts though is the stress, the mad rush of shopping, and traffic; I avoid the mall at all costs from Thanksgving until after the New Year. It stresses me out!!… Continue reading ‘Tis the Season! Keeping it Cool in the Heat of the Holidays. 

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Earnest Mom Baby Wears. Do You?!

Featured image courtesy of Babywearing International  It's International Baby Wearing week this week! I love wearing earnest baby everywhere I can. Since she is still nursing it allows us to keep that intimate closeness but I can't lie, as a stay at home mom the whole "carry your baby hands free" helps me out so… Continue reading Earnest Mom Baby Wears. Do You?!