Family

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.

Family

Motherhood: A wild and incredibly blessed ride!

Wild and blessed, two words that can describe exactly where I am right now. I am always shocked when I hear the words: " I do not know how you do it" or "how do you get anything done in a day?" Honestly, I never feel like I hit the mark, I rarely feel like… Continue reading Motherhood: A wild and incredibly blessed ride!

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Review + Giveaway: Stewie BOOM! And Princess Penelope: Snowflakes, Handprints and Playdates.

April is National Autism Awareness month and this month I really wanted to focus on being inclusive, and gaining more understanding and sensitivity with my earnest littles about Autism Spectrum Disorder. Many children that have Autism can go undiagnosed for a long time and the spectrum is so broad that even a diagnosis is not… Continue reading Review + Giveaway: Stewie BOOM! And Princess Penelope: Snowflakes, Handprints and Playdates.

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Earnest Mom x Sage Spoonfuls

Guys!! I am so excited about this, earnest mom is OFFICIALLY a Sage Spoonfuls Brand Ambassador. Okay, so what does that mean?? It means over the next few months I will get the privilege to share with you some of their brand new products plus awesome discounts!! Woo hoo. I began using Sage Spoonfuls back… Continue reading Earnest Mom x Sage Spoonfuls

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Baby is Expected in a Month?!

I remember being in my last month of pregnancy with my first two children, and it felt like eons had passed with many more to go!  This time around, I am all of a sudden into my 36th week of pregnancy and feel like I have NOTHING accomplished.  #momlife right?! My current goal is baby… Continue reading Baby is Expected in a Month?!

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An Earnest Postpartum Recovery Kit. 

Have a friend or family member who is due to give birth and looking for something to get her that will help in those first few weeks of recovery?  Try a PP Recovery Kit.  Here is a gift I recently put together for a new mama in my neighborhood.  Some essentials for a new mom… Continue reading An Earnest Postpartum Recovery Kit. 

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Welcome to the Earnest Mom Squad Part Two

Next, I would like you to all meet another member of the Earnest Mom Squad, Kahentiiosta. Please join me in giving her an earnest welcome.  Hi, I am Kahentiiosta. I have three daughters, 9, 6, 6. The youngest ones are fraternal twins. I am married to Saveoun, we have been married for just over 10… Continue reading Welcome to the Earnest Mom Squad Part Two

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Mommying is Hard. Earnest Support, and it’s Free. 

There are a ton of books, experts and advice out there. Support and help to get us through the crazy yet amazing journey called parenting. Well, as a mom of two strong willed, messy, smiley and sometimes sticky kiddos I am always looking advice. Especially when it comes to the hot topics like discipline, eating… Continue reading Mommying is Hard. Earnest Support, and it’s Free. 

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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.