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No Matter What. An Earnest Effort.

"You, I love you no matter what." I say to my 9 year old who has come home with his first ever detention for laughing and being silly in class. And it is true, I love him no matter what. It is hard to explain sometimes, this love that I have had the blessed opportunity… Continue reading No Matter What. An Earnest Effort.

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Earnest Mom Squad Feature: Peaceful Parenting of a Tween.

A guest article from a member of The Earnest Mom Squad,  Kahentiiosta. I have one girl amid the tween stage and two just beginning.  You would think that I would be a pro since I’ve had one girl as a tween for two and a half years now. Alas, I am still learning something new… Continue reading Earnest Mom Squad Feature: Peaceful Parenting of a Tween.

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Head Lice Bugging You? It Earnestly Bugs Me.

Please note, I am not selling or promoting any specific products for profit - I only recommend what I use because I am sure of it's quality and effectiveness. Also the recipe included is not certified to treat head lice, it only helps with prevention.When I was in the 7th grade I got head lice… Continue reading Head Lice Bugging You? It Earnestly Bugs Me.

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The Middle Matters. An Earnest Book Review.

The Middle Matters is the main course, right in the middle of appetizers and desserts.  It is a hearty helping of comfort food that is necessary in this middle life of ours.  A warm serving of exactly what we need to remember, the scale is not the boss of us and we are the boss of our own emotions.

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Me & My Earnest Mouth

I am a mom, I am a blogger, I am a sister and I am a friend; and in all of those roles, I am a sharer. There is a huge trend today where us mamas feel judged, or overwhelmed by advice and tips in the mama world and to be honest - I get… Continue reading Me & My Earnest Mouth

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Earnest Bedtimes + the 5 Stages of Grief.

A slightly comical look at our bedtime routine, remember what may work for one family may not for another. Glean what you may and enjoy!Typically these two things are not correlated, well not formally but I have come to discover that every single night my children (particularly my darling sweet middle child) experience ALL five… Continue reading Earnest Bedtimes + the 5 Stages of Grief.