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December 4, 2012 in I Adore What I Love

My name is Dana and I was inspired.  I was inspired to start a blog, that is.  Something came over me and I just had to get the ball rolling. Today. Why, you ask?  I really don’t have an amazing answer for that, other than the fact that I wanted to. Maybe I was bored? (Although, with my life, I’m not sure that’s possible) Maybe I need to add a little zest to my everyday schedule? (Totally valid – who doesn’t want to add zest to their day?!) Maybe I am just tired of pinteresting, instagraming, and facebooking so often? (Possible) Or maybe it’s because FabFitFun’s daily email today was all about the best blogs in town? (Ding, Ding, Ding!!) Whatever my reasoning, I am doing it….

Thank you for joining me on DAY 1 of my journey.


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    My Name is Dana Ivy.

    Hey hey! I’m a MOM of three, here to share and I’m so happy you found me!! As a Chicago lifer {currently settled in the North Shore ‘burbs}, self-admitted shopping addict, and foodie, at the core I’m really just a mom {and a wife, gotta give a shout-out to my hubby!} just trying to balance it all! My 3 kids are my whole entire world and while being their mom is the BEST thing ever, it ain’t always easy! I created this space for all the moms out there who are just trying to get by... WE are all in this together! Read More.

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