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The Real Story Behind Santa Claus

  Where did the myth of Santa Claus come from? I was going through my Facebook this morning when I found a wonderful question, asked by an international mom to the toddler group of the area. She wanted to know if Santa Claus and Saint Nicholas were two different people? Where did father Christmas originate […]

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Married-Single mom phenomenon

Every military family will have to deal with deployment at one point in his/her career. While the length of time and deployment location vary from member to member, those left behind all have a familiar story.

The kids will play while the hubby is away Joining today’s chat is Julie, a new mom, fellow military spouse and blogger over at Fab Working Mom Life and Chapter Break; and Candy, a SAHM of 2, military spouse and blogger over at Fullest mom. Every military family will have to deal with deployment at one point […]

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4 Steps to Getting Baby her Canadian Citizenship

The last thing you want to do is fumble over paperwork when trying to adjust to life with a new baby, in a new country. My lessons on getting citizenship.

Birthing isn’t the only thing that you need to plan When we first moved to Germany, we had decided not to have more children. Luck had it that while we were having this discussion, I was already 3 weeks pregnant and didn’t know it. Shortly thereafter, when the initial shock wore off, we started looking into […]

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