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Jun 2023

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It’s June! The sixth month of 2023 is here and summer officially begins. With the unofficial summer kick off over Memorial Day weekend it’s likely you may be in full-fledged summer mode. I’m here to share a few things to celebrate this month that you might not know exist! Of course, Father’s Day (June 18) […]


May 2023

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If you have been to the blog at least once you may know that gifting is a part of who we the at The Helpful Host. With a brand centered around celebrating everyday it is a joy to celebrate others, especially those that pour into our kiddos daily. Whether you are looking to give one […]


Oct 2022

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Adding seasonal decorations to my home is maybe my favorite part of being a parent. Don’t get me wrong it’s definitely not the only thing, but creating an atmosphere to make the most of each season is something I love! One of the easiest ways I have found to spruce up my kiddos rooms is […]


Aug 2022

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It’s that time! You have all you need for your little one, but there is one person left to greet for the new year – your teacher! A fun fact about me is that I have a minor in education! I am a teacher at heart and have always held a special place for teachers […]


Aug 2022

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I can’t believe I will officially have a Pre-K kiddo in my house this year, and little sister is starting school too! It’s bittersweet to be at our last “first, first day,” but such an exciting time to celebrate! I’ve gathered a few quick things for the perfect first day celebration and have a few […]


Jul 2022

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Having been a luxury wedding and event planner for over a decade my love for weddings runs deep in my bones. It’s the type A personality in me that loves creating timelines, the dreamer and visionary in me that loves designing one of a kind events and the servants heart in me that loves giving […]