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Author Archive | Sarah Knight

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Norwex Cleaning Products: An Environmentally and Economic Friendly Alternative for Home Cleaning

Every mom wants to make her home cleaner. Every mom battles with finger prints, dog fur, dust, crumbs– the list goes on indefinitely. Having five kids, two dogs and one cat has made household cleaning a full-time job, which to this point, seemed like a losing battle. That is until I met Sarah Manis.  I […]

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Runners: A Sign of Spring in the Pittsburgh Landscape

Although ‘Ground hog Phil’ saw his shadow on Groundhog’s Day, and accordingly we are ‘supposed’ to have six more weeks of winter–there is one definitive sign of spring–runners breaking from their winter hibernation to begin training for the Pittsburgh Marathon and Half Marathon on May 6, 2018. In the next week you will notice runners […]

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Healthy Restart for Mornings

Now that my kids are back to school and we have adjusted to our new school routine, I have begun to make changes to their breakfast menu– specifically I have started eliminating the sugary foods that my kids (and I) have gotten used to–specifically pop tarts, donuts, and sugarcoated cereals. Prior to my healthy restart, […]

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936 Saturdays

There are about 936 Saturdays to spend with your baby until he/she turns 18–from birth to when he/she is legally an adult–and possibly off to college and/or out of the house. 936 Saturdays. Factor in extra curricular activities, birthday parties, and the times that your kids will want to spend with friends–then suddenly you find […]

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Marcia, Marcia Marcia: The Misunderstood Middle Child

“Marcia, Marcia, Marcia!” — Jan Brady, the middle and often cantankerous daughter from the long running 70’s television series, The Brady Bunch  However, Jan Brady is more than an iconic character, she has become the poster child/stereotype for middle children in America. Jan, throughout the long running television series and then 90’s movie franchise, is portrayed […]

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