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Melissa Sabra (Duo Ventures)
Attended Kennesaw State University
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Organizing: Paperwork & Filing Systems
One of my goals for 2017 is to document more of my organizational projects on the blog.  Over the last couple of years (basically since I had Sami), I have been posting some of the 'after' shots on my Instagram, but I just never got around to taking photos ...
One of my goals for 2017 is to document more of my organizational projects on the blog. Over the last couple of years (basically since I had Sami), I have been posting some of the 'after' shots on my Instagram, but I just ne...
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Spiced Sweet Potato + Apple + Cranberry Mash
Over the summer, we had the pleasure of teaming up with Oxo Tot to try out their new line of Transitions Sippy Cups .  So when they asked us to create a seasonal fall recipe using their Food Masher , Glass Baby Blocks , & Feeding Spoon Set , we were happy t...
Over the summer, we had the pleasure of teaming up with Oxo Tot to try out their new line of Transitions Sippy Cups. So when they asked us to create a seasonal fall recipe using their Food Masher, Glass Baby Blocks, & Feedin...
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Craftsman & Dutch Door Inspired DIY Baby Gate
When Sami was around 9 months old he started crawling & would immediately make a beeline for the stairs...and so the baby gate scheming began.  Of course, we could have gone to the store & picked up a pre-made baby gate, but I wanted to take the opportunity...
When Sami was around 9 months old he started crawling & would immediately make a beeline for the stairs...and so the baby gate scheming began. Of course, we could have gone to the store & picked up a pre-made baby gate, but ...
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The Nursing Chronicles Part 4: Beating Thrush & Gentian Violet Tips
With August being National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, I decided to write a series of posts with respect to my breastfeeding experience as a first time mom.  In my first three posts, I detailed our struggle from latching to thrush to Sami's frenulectomy ...
With August being National Breastfeeding Awareness Month, I decided to write a series of posts with respect to my breastfeeding experience as a first time mom. In my first three posts, I detailed our struggle from latching t...
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Nursing Chronicles Part 2: Thrush & Tongue Tie
Last week I posted Part 1  of my Nursing Chronicles, where I detailed the first 2 weeks of our breastfeeding experience.  To sum up my last post, Sami had chronic latch problems due to a number of factors.  In addition to our latch issues, I developed masti...
Last week I posted Part 1 of my Nursing Chronicles, where I detailed the first 2 weeks of our breastfeeding experience. To sum up my last post, Sami had chronic latch problems due to a number of factors. In addition to our ...
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Oxo Tot Transitions Sippy Cup Review
It's no secret that we're big fans of the Oxo Tot brand around here, having already purchased their  Sprout High Chair ,  Baby Food Freezer Trays ,  Roll Up Bibs , & their  Divided Plate  for toddlers. What I love most about this brand is their ability to c...
It's no secret that we're big fans of the Oxo Tot brand around here, having already purchased their Sprout High Chair, Baby Food Freezer Trays, Roll Up Bibs, & their Divided Plate for toddlers. What I love most about this bra...
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Holiday Product Spotlight & GIVEAWAY with JORD Wood Watches!
Thank you to JORD Wood Watches for sponsoring this post! I don't know about you guys, but picking out gifts can be challenging & stressfull at times....even when it comes to my own husband.  Nearly every year, I struggle to find the perfect gift for Nader. ...
Thank you to JORD Wood Watches for sponsoring this post! I don't know about you guys, but picking out gifts can be challenging & stressfull at times....even when it comes to my own husband. Nearly every year, I struggle to ...
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DIY Library Card Catalog Coffee Table Makeover
Three years ago, my dad found an old library card catalog on the side of the road up in Wisconsin.  The next time my parents came down to visit us, they brought the cabinet with them so that I could give it a makeover... Fast forward to last month and it wa...
Three years ago, my dad found an old library card catalog on the side of the road up in Wisconsin. The next time my parents came down to visit us, they brought the cabinet with them so that I could give it a makeover... Fa...
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Craftsman & Dutchdoor Inspired DIY Baby Gate
When Sami was around 9 months old he started crawling & would immediately make a beeline for the stairs...and so the baby gate scheming began.  Of course, we could have gone to the store & picked up a pre-made baby gate, but I wanted to take the opportunity...
When Sami was around 9 months old he started crawling & would immediately make a beeline for the stairs...and so the baby gate scheming began. Of course, we could have gone to the store & picked up a pre-made baby gate, but ...
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The Nursing Chronicles 3: Tongue & Lip Tie + Frenulectomy
Over the last two weeks, I've been detailing my breastfeeding experience as part of my Nursing Chronicles series.  I left off last week in Part 2 where it was confirmed by our second lactation consultant that Sami had both a tongue and a lip tie.  Thanks to...
Over the last two weeks, I've been detailing my breastfeeding experience as part of my Nursing Chronicles series. I left off last week in Part 2 where it was confirmed by our second lactation consultant that Sami had both a ...
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The Nursing Chronicles Part 1: The First 2 Weeks
For over a year now, I've had some miscellaneous thoughts regarding my breastfeeding experience scattered in a single blog post that has sat as an unfinished draft.  However, with it being National Breastfeeding Awareness Month & World Breastfeeding Week, I...
For over a year now, I've had some miscellaneous thoughts regarding my breastfeeding experience scattered in a single blog post that has sat as an unfinished draft. However, with it being National Breastfeeding Awareness Mon...
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White Chocolate Berry Trifle
With the 4th of July right around the corner, I thought it would be the perfect time to share my red, white, & blue trifle recipe!  I've been making this since 2014, when I first made it for my youngest brothers's graduation: I've tried out several trifle r...
With the 4th of July right around the corner, I thought it would be the perfect time to share my red, white, & blue trifle recipe! I've been making this since 2014, when I first made it for my youngest brothers's graduation:...
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wife + mom + DIYer + obsessive organizer
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  • Kennesaw State University
    B.A. Modern Language & Culure, 2004 - 2008
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