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Chanukah comes but eight nights a year

Tuesday, December 20, 2011, By: Save Mart
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No matter what holiday you are celebrating this winter, it all boils down to family, food, and gifts! What to get, how many to get, how much to spend? The list goes on. Check out Geralyn's take on children and presents.

When home chooses you

Monday, June 04, 2012, By: Geralyn Murray
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Bigger, nicer, better; it truly is the American dream when it comes to home owning. But is owning a home as a family only about square footage, granite coutertops and expensive light fixtures, or could there be something more? Geralyn Broder Murray shares her experience of moving in, wanting to move out, and the things in between that matter to her.


Monday, November 21, 2011, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Geralyn Broder Murray, author of THE LIGHT AT THE END OF THE DIAPER PAIL and, addresses the concept of exercise and her lack of will. Can you relate?

Celebration. In moderation.

Monday, December 05, 2011, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Have you ever suffered from holiday wear-out syndrome? It happens to the best of us, especially those who celebrate multiple winter birthdays. Geralyn Broder Murray writes an instightful post on having the right perspective.

Finn at five

Tuesday, January 17, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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There is a fine line between raising a child responsibly and bending to his every whim. Geralyn Broder Murray knows it all too well, and provides some food for thought for any mothers who have had any difficulty with boys.

Lucky in Love

Tuesday, February 14, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Geralyn Broder Murray pauses this Valentine's Day to write an open letter to her husband. Happy Valentine's Day Save Mart fans!

Just the Two of Us

Monday, April 09, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Sometimes you can underestimate the bond between siblings, even (or perhaps especially) if you're a parent. Check out Geralyn Broder Murray's take on the issue here.

Sleepless in Sacramento

Monday, April 23, 2012, By: Geralyn Broder Murray
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Between small children, pets and snoring husbands, how is a mother supposed to get her beauty sleep? Have any of you mothers out there ever had a sleepless night, or maybe several? Geralyn Broder Murray examines the fine line between insomnia and motherhood.