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Winter Blues

Beating the Winter Blues

I’ve lived in the Syracuse area for most of my 32 years of life. The only exception being four years in college, but Binghamton is not much different when it comes to winter weather. So after 32 years, I should be used to our long winters. Slippery roads. Below zero temperatures. Icy winds whipping snow […]

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Library Story-Time – It’s More Than Books

My oldest was born in Tennessee, but Syracuse is where I “became a mom.” Until my daughter was fifteen months old, we lived in temporary domestic locations or outside the US, so it wasn’t until we landed in CNY for the long term that I had the opportunity or inclination to seek out other mothers […]

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Veterans Day 2018 in CNY

Veterans Day is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November 11, that honors military veterans; that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces. (Source: Wikipedia) In the Syracuse area, there are several organizations holding events to honor and celebrate veterans, to include the CNY Veterans Parade and Expo at […]

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Please, Vote

Red. Blue. Elephant. Donkey. Republican. Democrat. Independent. Green. Libertarian. Working Families.  Does the Wig party still exist? It’s Election season if you haven’t noticed from the endless political commercials, mail flyers, and road signs. Today, Tuesday November 6th is the day you exercise one of the most important rights as an American, casting your vote […]

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Ghost Tours, Ghost Hunts and Haunted History Tours in CNY Fall 2018, Halloween in CNY

Ghost Tours, Ghost Hunts and Haunted History Events in CNY this Fall

Ghost Tours, Ghost Hunts and Haunted History Events in CNY this Fall Halloween fun isn’t just for kids. If you can’t get enough horror movies, haunted houses, and ghost stories, you’re in luck. There’s no shortage of spooky happenings in CNY this fall. If you enjoy learning about our local history or just enjoy a good […]

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pamper yourself in syracuse

5 Ways to Pamper Yourself on the Cheap in Syracuse

As moms, we rarely put ourselves first. For most of us, pampering is the last thing on our minds – not to mention, finding the time and money for it can be difficult. However, carving out some “me” time and taking care of ourselves is necessary for a mom’s survival. Thankfully, there are some great ways […]

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Top 12 Kirkland Signature Items at Costco

Syracuse Moms Blog received free product in exchange for this post, however all opinions are our own. Before I had children, I was a bit of a food brand snob. When my husband and I were newlyweds, we would head to the grocery store 3-4 nights a week and pick out whatever we felt like for dinner that […]

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