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THE PERFECT HOMEMADE MEATBALLS RECIPE

Are you craving traditional, old-fashioned meatballs and want to serve them with your carb loading meal before a race? Well, I have a homemade meatballs recipe that you only need one bowl to make, cuts the grease, and you most likely already have all the ingredients in the house. That’s why I call them perfect… I make a big batch and freeze the leftover meatballs…

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how to survive a family summer vacation
in That's Life, Travel Done Well

5 Tips to Survive a Family Summer Vacation

Traveling can be trying to say the least and especially when you’re doing it with a group of people.  Whether you’re with the kids, other members of your family, or both, it’s rare to have a stress free vacation.  But, there are some simple steps you can take to help ensure your summer vacation is as least stressful as possible and that everyone might just have…

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TIPS FOR SQUEEZING IN AN IN-SEASON FAMILY GETAWAY

Hey, it’s summer! The kids are out of school, you haven’t been away for awhile, and your triathlete is driving you crazy. We all need to get away at times and just because your triathlete is training hard and heavy doesn’t mean you all still can’t take an in-season family getaway. It just takes some common sense and special planning. A lot has been written…

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why you still need your college aged kids
in Kids & Family, Omaha, That's Life

4 Reasons Why Your Children Should Never Leave Home

We spend our lives as parents raising strong, independent kids who go off to college or off on other adventures for the next step in their lives.  It’s the American Dream right?  Well, it really sucks when they head off to college. You miss them, they don’t “need” you as much, and they often move far away. But, I miss them for another reason… There…

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How To Have A Fabulous In-Season Date Night With Your Triathlete

Okay, don’t laugh. Yes, it’s possible. You can have a date night with your triathlete even during the height of in-training season. It just takes a bit of planning, preparation, and magic! Now, that said, we’re assuming you still want date night after living with your triathlete. It can certainly put a damper on the romance… Dating your triathlete during triathlon season can be an…

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in That's Life, Travel Done Well

Why You’ll Never Want To Leave The Hotel RL Baltimore Lobby

Disclosure:  Consideration was provided by a mentioned brand.  I was not paid for this article. All opinions are my own. Recently,  I was invited to stay at the Hotel RL Baltimore while exploring the area.   It’s a  new hotel just a few short blocks from the Inner Harbor.  I was really looking forward to my stay, as I have not been to Baltimore in…

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CLUB MED SANDPIPER BAY RESORT FLORIDA IS PERFECT FOR THE ACTIVE FAMILY

Disclosure: Consideration was provided by a mentioned brand. I was not paid for this article. All opinions are my own. If we know anything about a triathlon family, it’s that they are active. Whether there is one triathlete in the family or more, it becomes addictive and everyone catches the “let’s stay active bug”. And my family is no different. We’re always looking for a…

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