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Raki Wright
Works at Outsidetheboxmom.com
Attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Secrets of a Working Mom’s Evening Routine

Do you feel like life is overwhelming and exhausting? Do you run out of energy and focus before the day is even over?

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During January, we celebrate MLK, Jr.'s birthday and February is Black History Month. These Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes are inspiring, empowering, and motivational.
During January, we celebrate MLK, Jr.’s birthday and February is Black History Month. These Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes are inspiring, empowering, and motivational. Who is Martin Luther King, Jr.? Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement. He is best known …
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Is getting dinner on the table a struggle every night? Do you have unexpected guests or want to provide someone with a warm meal, when you’re short on time? Here are seven reasons you need to consider a food delivery service. This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. Cooking dinner after a long …
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Do you wish you could get more sleep? Does it seem like the to-do list never ends? Don’t miss these five fantastic (and super easy) ways to make a plan that will help you get more sleep...tonight! +Groupon  #Groupon   #ad
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Do you wish you could get more sleep? Does it seem like the to-do list never ends? Don’t miss these five fantastic (and super easy) ways to make a plan that will help you get more sleep…tonight! This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. I get up early, get myself ready for the …
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FACT: Food tastes better on a stick. On that note, allow me to introduce the 12 best “stick with it!” foods to eat this summer. Thank you,@Kraft, for sponsoring this post about delicious food on a stick!
Want to get out of the hot kitchen this summer? These main courses, side dishes, desserts, and snacks really are ingenious ways to put food on a stick. Thank you, Kraft, for sponsoring this post about delicious food on a stick! FACT: Food tastes better on a stick. No, we can’t explain it. But like …
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MARRIAGE ADVICE

It doesn’t matter if you just got married last week or have been married for 10 years. At some point, you will need marriage advice. Marriage is hard. I say all of the time that it’s easier to get married than it is to stay married. Does anyone agree with me?

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It doesn’t matter if you just got married last week or have been married for 10 years. At some point, you will need marriage advice. Marriage is hard. I say all of the time that it’s easier to get married than it is to stay married. Does anyone agree with me? On this page, …
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Black History Movies on Netflix

During Black History Month, there are some great titles you can stream on Netflix.

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During Black History Month, there are some great titles you can stream on Netflix. There are so many titles available on Netflix. Whether you’re looking for a TV show, movie, or documentary, you will likely find it on Netflix. Every genre is covered from Kids to Romantic Comedies to Action & Adventure. Some of my …
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awesome list- thanks!
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Are you looking for Party & Snack Tips for Game Day? I have one easy snack idea that you may have never thought of! http://outsidetheboxmom.com/party-snack-tips-for-game-day/
Are you looking for Party & Snack Tips for Game Day? I have one easy snack idea that you may have never thought of! Football season is here which means Sunday afternoons are spent with friends and family and lot of yummy game day food! My son has played almost every sport: football (twice), baseball, …
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Believe it or not, it is possible to find calm in the chaos of work and family life. Over my nearly 14 years of being a working mom, I’ve developed some tricks for not only surviving, but enjoying my life as a working mom. And I'm giving away a $50 gift card to Diapers.com #ad Get tips and enter the giveaway here>>> http://outsidetheboxmom.com/working-mom-overwhelm/
What do you do when you’re overwhelmed by responsibilities you have as a working mom? Learn how to find calm in the chaos of managing work and family. Working mom overwhelm. Yes, it’s a thing. How could it not be? “Will I be able to balance it all – working, being a wife, and being …
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Our backyard is the size of a large field where the kids gather to play. They always have a great time playing outside, but there is something special about night games. When it’s dark outside, that’s when the really fun games begin. Here is a list of games kids can play when it gets dark outside. (ad) ‪#‎PoweringSummer‬ http://outsidetheboxmom.com/games-to-play-in-the-dark/
Summer fun starts when the sun goes down. Here are 10 games kids can play when it gets dark outside. #PoweringSummer With school out and being in the thick of summer, I want to ensure my 13-year-old son and six-year-old daughter don’t just veg on the couch watching TV or playing video games all summer long. …
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Documentaries offer rich insight into our society and culture, connect us to some moments in American history, and remind us of how far we’ve come. Here's a list of powerful documentaries exploring Black history and culture in America. Read: http://outsidetheboxmom.com/20-movies-black-history-stream-netflix/

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During Black History Month, there are some great titles you can stream on Netflix. There are so many titles available on Netflix. Whether you’re looking for a TV show, movie, or documentary, you will likely find it on Netflix. Every genre is covered from Kids to Romantic Comedies to Action & Adventure. Some of my …
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FUNNY INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES ABOUT LIFE

Dr. Seuss quotes are known for being both funny and inspirational. Have you heard any of these? What would you add to the list?

#funnyquotes   #inspirationalquotes   #drseuss  

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These funny, inspirational quotes about life will have you laughing and learning at the same time. Dr. Seuss quotes are known for being both funny and inspirational. Who said it better than the author of “Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are?” (affiliate link) and “The Shape of Me and Other Stuff?” (affiliate …
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Love Dr. Seuss!
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Working mom of 2, wife, writer, influencer
Introduction

I am a wife, mom of two (14-year old son and 7-year old daughter), coffee drinker, and list maker. I put my UNC Tarheels’ degree in Communication Studies to use at an advertising agency and hands-on experience as a working mom to use on this blog.

OutsideTheBoxMom.com is a popular online destination for working moms seeking ways to balance work, family, and making time for herself. The site features posts about easy meals, home life, work/life balance, taking care of yourself, spending quality time with family, and managing household finances. Outside the Box Mom readers are primarily moms between the ages of 25 and 44, college educated, who are actively searching for new ideas or better ways to manage their time, money and household. 

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  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Communication Studies, 1996 - 2002
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  • Outsidetheboxmom.com
    Blogger, 2011 - present
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Chapel Hill, NC - Durham, NC - Carrboro, NC - Roanoke, VA - Salem, VA