Let me start by saying

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A full-time freelance writer, author and blogger, Kim Bongiorno will make you laugh at just how crazy and exhausting parenthood can be. Best known for her humourous takes on  parenting and women’s issues, Kim’s wit will keep you coming back for more. Note: If your kids are fans of Max & Ruby, don’t miss Kim’s Max & Ruby: The Lost Story, hysterical.

MOMS who drink and swear

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If the title alone isn’t enough to lure you in then this blog might not be for you. In the words of writer Nicole Knepper herself “My blog is complicatedly simple. I offer unapologetic, dazzling, chaotic words and ideas delivered in a profanity laced, grammatically incorrect blob of deep and feely common sense.” There will be swearing and maybe sometimes offensive conversation but you will certainly grown addicted to Nicole’s bold and unapologetic style.

Farm and foundry

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If you like DIY projects and looking at homes that inspire your own creativity then you’ll love Farm and Foundry. Maybe it’s the farm inspired décor with an industrial twist or maybe it’s the warm, friendly vibe you get from reading Kate’s blog. Whatever the reason, if you visit Farm & Foundry I’m sure you’ll understand what I’m talking about. You can read more about Kate’s personal style and take a tour of her beautiful home in our Featured Home section. Enjoy!

Make It & Love It

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While Ashley at Make It & Love It may describe her blog as her own “little” space, that space is packed with endless ideas for clothing, recipes, gift ideas, home décor and more. Check out Ashley’s blog and you can see her adorable little ones all dressed up in her own creations. Like Ashley’s style? You can purchase some of her goodies from her online store. I’m already eyeing her Little-Guy Ties. Go check it out!

Suitcasesandsippycups.com

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If your love to travel has taken a backseat to becoming a parent then meet Jessica and her family at Suitcases and Sippy Cups. This blog will give you the confidence you need to pack up your family and explore. Travel tips and guides, great family locations to see and an inspiring story of a family of 6 who wanted to be more than just average.

Mom does reviews

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Pam Maynard and her team run the blog Mom Does Reviews which was created to make your life easier. Read movie reviews, product reviews, parenting articles, fashion finds, recipes, projects and more. Also, enter to win tons of free giveaways.

A Cozy Kitchen

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The name alone is enough to make me want to pull up a chair and enjoy the sights and smells of Adrianna’s kitchen. I frequently find myself browsing through her recipe index when I’m on the hunt for something new. A Cozy Kitchen isn’t the only place you can find Adrianna’s recipes – this busy lady contributes to a variety of blogs including some of our favorites. If you haven’t already, visit A Cozy Kitchen and plan your next meal!

Smitten Kitchen

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Kicking comfort foods up a notch is exactly what you’ll find at Smitten Kitchen. For culinary rookies like me, a detailed recipe with step-by-step instructions is crucial. Thanks to Deb at Smitten Kitchen, my family now thinks I’m the next Top Chef. Deb uses ingredients that are easy to find. She even helps you convert measurements and all that good stuff, too! Visit Smitten Kitchen’s recipe index and find an endless supply of great things to cook up!

diary of a fit mommy

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Her sole mission is to shape and create fit mommies, one by one. Sia, a NASM certified personal trainer, provides workouts, recipes and fitness tips for moms or moms-to-be. Specializing in both fitness nutrition and women’s fitness, this work-at-home mom is balancing motherhood and fitness. If she can do it, she is sure you can too.