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The Guide: August

Here’s our roundup of what’s happening this month: August 1st– Yoga on the Lawn with Holly White (Every Wednesday) August 3rd– CCC Food Truck Friday August 3rd– Local First Fridays August 10th– Summer Music Series at Flagstaff Mall (Every Friday) August 3rd– Pick Your Project at Board & Brush (Every Friday) August 4th– Big Air […]

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A Pup and His Best Friend

A Pup and His Best Friend Hi, my name is Max.  I am a nine-year-old German Rottweiler.  My life I thought was pretty great a few years ago, but then I discovered something new – a best friend.  Before my best friend came around I thought I was having the time of my life with […]

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The Guide: June

Here’s our roundup of what’s happening this month: June 1st– First Friday Art Walk June 2nd–9thAnnual Flagstaff Hullabaloo Festival June 2nd–Yoga in the Park- Live Music June 2nd–Yoga on the Lawn (Every Saturday) June 2nd–Ferdinand- Movies in the Square June 3rd–Summer Café Kickoff Event June 4th–HuCares Fundraiser for the Flagstaff Family Food Center June 4th–Free […]

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Paw Patrol is Taking Over My Life!

The Paw Patrol is taking over my family! When my son was younger I tested out a few different shows to see if any of them would spark an interest.  It seems the only one that was a HUGE hit, was, of course, Paw Patrol. Flash forward a year; Paw Patrol is now consuming my […]

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Meet The Contributor: Amanda

Hi Flagstaff! I am Amanda- a Midwest girl at heart but now adapting to the southwest.  I am excited to join the Flagstaff Mom Blog team and for you to get to know me better through my blogs.  But first I’ll give you more of an insight into my life by answering a few questions […]

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The Guide: May

Here’s our roundup of what’s happening this month: May 3rd–Chili’s Fundraiser May 3rd–MOPS Chick-Fil-A Fundraiser May 4th–First Friday Art Walk May 4th- Local First Fridays May 4th– 6th– Fancy Nancy: “The Musical” May 5th–Ladies’ Tea May 5th–Prenatal Yoga Workshop May 5th–Kentucky DERBY Fundraiser May 7th–Chipotle Fundraiser Night May 8th–Fratelli Pizza 10% Tuesday May 11th–Blood Drive […]

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The Guide: April

Here’s our roundup of what’s happening this month: April 3rd– Working, Breastfeeding and Pumping Class April 6th– First Friday ArtWalk at the Chamber April 6th– Flagstaff Health Fair April 7th– 16th Annual City of Flagstaff Recycled Art Exhibition April 7th– HomCo Home Improvement Show April 7th– 7th Annual NAU Department of Military Science 5K Run/Walk […]

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Scariest 60 Seconds of My Mom Life

Scariest 60-Seconds of My Mom Life As a mom it is our job to protect and raise our children to be the best version of ourselves.  But what happens when you can’t protect them and have to watch them suffer? Breath-Holding Spells Incident What started as a normal night with our bedtime routine turned into […]

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Not So Ideal Second Pregnancy

Not So Ideal Second Pregnancy Three months into our adventure of raising our son we were surprised with the news of another baby on the way.  The Shock To say that I was really excited to jump back into another pregnancy would be a lie. To be honest I was shocked, sad, scared, and happy […]

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The Guide: March

Here’s our roundup of what’s happening this month: March 1st– Ribbon Cutting: The Market Bar & Kitchen March 2nd First Friday Art Walk March 3rd– Fix-It Clinic March 3rd– AZ NEDA Walk March 3rd– Steam to the Canyon March 4th– Dew Downtown at Westside Sizzler March 5th– Ribbon Cutting: Eat n Run New Location March […]

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New Year – New Family Member?

A Tale of IUI Process After getting married the next best thing is to welcome a new bundle of joy, right? But did they tell you how “easy” it is? Probably not! Especially when you try for years to prevent the unexpected pregnancy or see your friends the same age getting pregnant right away.  Who […]

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