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Adopt A Family

Hi FMB Readers, In years past, my boys have been blessed by the generosity of others at Christmas. They have received new clothes and toys from Salvation Army, Toys for Tots, or the Flagstaff Police Department. These presents have helped to put pretty packages under the tree when I didn’t have the extra money to […]

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Merry MINIMAL Christmas

    You may be seeing a lot of posts recently about intentional gift giving and making the holiday season more authentic and less materialistic. Many families are overwhelmed with the busyness of the holidays. Between gift buying and giving, decorating, parties and planning matching outfits- it’s time to find ways to get back to […]

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Single Mom Sick Days

  We all know that moms can do it all, but who takes care of us when we get sick? If you said Dad/Partner/Spouse you’re lucky. See, I’m a single mom so there isn’t anybody else.    When I’m sick, I either do it or it doesn’t get done. Sometimes, not much gets done.  Thankfully, […]

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Guide to Holiday Lights in Northern Arizona

Winter is one of the greatest seasons in Northern Arizona, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the best places to view holiday lights in our area. We’re so grateful to our partner Flagstaff Arts and Leadership Academy (FALA) for sponsoring this amazing compilation guide. At the Flagstaff Arts and Leadership Academy, A 6-12th [...]
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Not Another Personality Test: The Enneagram

“What’s Your Type?” Like, your enneagram type…any number 1-9 could describe what drives you, and either or both of your wings help clarify your unique mixture of personalities. Lost yet? I was too, but when I began to discover the genius of the enneagram, it quickly became an obsession of mine. And now I see […]

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How to Dress your Baby for Winter Snow

If you’re new to Flagstaff, or new to babies, you might be feeling a little apprehensive about snow. After a few years of trial and error, I feel confident that I’ve found a pretty good system to keep my little ones toasty.  Winter Base Layers Start with wool base layers. It sounds itchy but I […]

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Get to Know the Blogger: Brit Koch

– Family: My Husband Brandon and I have a 2-year-old Hazel who is really stinking adorable. – Job: I am a property manager of short-term rentals (VRBO & AirBnB) – What brought you to Flagstaff: Originally friends I studied abroad with were from here so after I finished school I visited and really loved the […]

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MLM Products I Use and Love

  Multilevel Marketing. I’m going to assume you know at least one person that is involved in a MLM company. 36.6 million customers have bought products/services from the network marketing model source. A grand total of $35.4 billion in revenue has been made in the U.S market from retail sales in 2019 source. That’s a […]

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The Gift of Experience

As the Holidays approach, many of us are beginning the yearly process of gift buying for loved ones. If you’re like me, the holidays have a new meaning since becoming a parent, whether that is the joy of continuing a long-standing family tradition or the excitement of starting a new one. After our first Christmas […]

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Mom About Town: Jennifer Rolley

We're excited to present our newest editorial series, Mom About Town. In this series, we will highlight mothers in Flagstaff that are doing amazing things! From business owners to volunteers and community ambassadors we hope these interviews are encouraging and inspirational.  Jennifer Rolley :: Meet Jennifer :: Tell us a little about yourself, and your family: [...]
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Mom About Town: Christina Molinaro

We're excited to present our newest editorial series, Mom About Town. In this series, we will highlight mothers in Flagstaff that are doing amazing things! From business owners to volunteers and community ambassadors we hope these interviews are encouraging and inspirational.  Christina Molinaro :: Meet Christina :: Tell us a little about yourself, and your family: [...]
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Raising An Introvert: An Extroverts Struggle

In my adult life I have always been a stereotypical extrovert. To quote one of my favorite princesses, “I wanna be where the people are.” My husband is the exact same way. So, when we had kids, we naively thought that our children would have to be the same way. Right? Enter my daughter, who […]

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