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I can hear it now. "What in the world is an ambivert?" As someone who is obsessed with self-discovery, I thought the same thing as I was trying to figure this part of myself out some years ago.  So, dear reader, allow...
Mothers-in-law get a bad rap. They have such an ugly stereotype - there are whole movies based on this stereotype. Jane Fonda in Monster-in-Law represented this negative image very well. And I hear people complaining about their in-laws in...
Anxiety is the worst. One minute you've completed a major project with no problems, cleaned the house and did a little rockstar parenting...and the next you're laying in bed, heart racing not sure if you'll be able to sleep...
Dear (Almost) Kindergartner,    We have had the very best summer. I don't want it to end!   The spring was really tough since you didn't get the chance to say goodbye to your beloved preschool, your teachers, or your very first friends. It...
I have four amazing kids who, like millions of other kids, adapted to having their school and educational experience pulled out from under them in March of 2020. Now that summer is winding down and the new school year...
There are few things I’ve experienced that are more difficult than motherhood. There is so much that goes into birthing and raising what we hope will be a responsible, whole, and productive human being. On top of my natural...
I know! It’s crazy! But here in Rural Kansas...the internet leaves a lot to be desired. Sure, I can search the internet, or send an email (can even attach small files!) but streaming is definitely not on the table. No Disney+,  Netflix...
Spring is almost over, and we’re inching toward that first official day of summer - June 20th, guys! This time of year, I’m always brainstorming as to “what shall we do” all summer to stay entertained and challenged while...
You're moving to Wichita. Now what? Here are ten practical and essential things you need to know about Wichita. Newcomers, welcome!   Tornado Alley At noon on every clear-skied Monday the tornado sirens run for a full minute. Do not take cover; this...
National Agriculture Month seems like something that only those that are involved in agriculture would celebrate...and it is! You’ve eaten today, you’re (probably) not naked and you are constantly surrounded by products of agriculture – we’re all involved in...
As moms, one of our many “jobs” is to focus the lens through which our children see their relationship with food and community. What’s super cool, and sometimes overlooked ,is how closely those two things are linked. We all...
This post is sponsored by Nounou Neighbors. “I’ve lived in Wichita for almost three years and still don’t have a ‘night out’ sitter.”  I've said this so many times, it may as well be my catch phrase. Finding a trusted...
Social Media is used for many reasons. As a mom we might use it as a modern day baby book or family record, keeping up with the kids’ activities, sharing resources, or even plugging into volunteering events...goodness it's handy.  However, we...
I recently took my teenage daughter shopping for a homecoming dress. Which is code, I guess, for something way fancier than a church dress but falls just short of prom spectacular. I figured finding a dress that met this...

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The Best Christmas Lights in Wichita 2021

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Where to See the Best Christmas Lights in Wichita   Where are the best Christmas Lights in and around Wichita? Right here! ‘Tis the season...