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Annie Payne has worked in the media for 10 years as a blogger, home and garden columnist, radio DJ, and currently as the television host of MomsEveryday Western Colorado. She is the well-meaning mother of 16-year-old twin sons and 13-year-old daughter. Annie passionately believes in the MomsEveryday mission of making mom's life easier. She specializes in home organization and management, being true to oneself, bear hugging, and bathroom selfies.
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Here are some of my tips, and perhaps you have some more, to celebrate the holidays with older children. Read More
Happy holiday house is just two words away, black and white. Read More
Parenting requires support. The kind of support depends upon what you are teaching your child. Read More
“Well, there’s one of the babies.” That is how the ultrasound tech told me I was having twins. Read More
The holidays happen at the same time every year, so why are we always taken by surprise when the business and busy-ness of it all arrives, too? Read More
In our younger, leaner years, Secret Agent Man (my husband) was an athlete. I was a dancer. So how did we end up with uncoordinated kids? Read More
I have often wondered if perpetuating the myth of Santa, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and Uncle Sam is going to have an effect on my kids. Read More
Let me first say that I am not a doctor, nor do I play one on TV, but if someone would have told me some of these things, it may have saved us some dough and my kids some trauma. Read More
June Cleaver is my hero. Clean house, happy kids, and home-cooked meals. She was loved and appreciated by Ward, Wally and “The Beave”. She was even polite and patient with the ornery, suck-up of a neighbor kid, Eddy Haskell. Read More
The smell of a home, whether it is good or bad, is a combination of the level of cleanliness, the presence of animal life, and the products and bi-products found therein. Read More
The Environmental Working Group has released its latest list of fruits and vegetables found to have the most pesticides. Read More
Nothing makes me more upset than to have parents moan and complain about camp or team sports or school activities when they themselves have not a single volunteer hour to their credit. Read More
I heard a saying once that goes, “Behind every great kid is a mother who’s pretty sure she’s screwing it up.” Motherhood and excessive guilt seem to go hand-in-hand. Read More