Family Adventures

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How to Make the Most of Your Time Online

The hubs and I both spend quite a bit of time online.  In fact, he and I have gotten into the habit of sitting together and checking our emails, surfing Facebook and catching up on the news.  While I know it’s not that “connected” time we need, it is so nice to be in the (Continue Reading…);

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Rainbow Topiary Tutorial

It may feel like the winter that will never end but you guys, Spring is coming!  And that means bright beautiful colors!  I’ll be honest and say that things look a little drab around our home right now so I recently decided on a snow day that the kids and I needed to get a (Continue Reading…);

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Help Your Home Pass the Noseblind Test with Febreze!

This post and giveaway were made possible by Double Duty Divas and Febreze. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine. Our pets.  We love them unconditionally….smell and all.  Am I right?  I know in my home our dog Max can do no wrong.  No matter how dirty (Continue Reading…);

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What to Consider When Deciding if Your Child is Ready for School

It’s a hard decision for all of us to make….figuring out whether or not your child is ready for formal education.  While they may already be in a mommy’s morning out or daycare program, making the jump to a more formalized school setting can be stressful on both the child and the parent.  There are (Continue Reading…);

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Clothes Pin Leprechaun Craft

With this crazy cold weather, we’ve been indoors quite a bit.  Which could be a bad thing with a preschooler.  Or it could be the perfect time to get our craft on!  With St. Patrick’s Day quickly approaching, we decided to turn our most recent snow day into a fun craft day that yielded the (Continue Reading…);

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Kitchen Adventures

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Shamrock Puppy Chow Recipe

With St. Patrick’s Day coming up quickly, I’m working on giving some of our favorite treats a festive makeover.  A few years ago we went through a phase where the kids were nutty about Puppy Chow.  They asked for it daily but it kinda phased out after a while.  Earlier this week when I was (Continue Reading…);

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Bring Big Hero 6 Home with Baymax Marshmallow Pops

This super hero sized shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions on how to get your kids excited for the release of Big Hero 6 are mine alone. #BigHero6Release #CollectiveBias My kids are all about super heroes.  Like most boys, they love to escape into a fantasy world where flying (Continue Reading…);

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Easy Thai Lettuce Wraps Recipe

It’s no big surprise that I’m trying to find ways to make healthy eating appealing to my family.  Just like pretty much every mom out there, I often struggle to find balance between taste and nutrition in a way that is appealing to both children and adults.  So I experiment.  I try different things in (Continue Reading…);

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60 Second Peanut Butter Cup Mug Cake Recipe

Trust me when I say that I know I’m behind the craze on many things…including mug cakes.  For so long I’ve thought they were just an adorable way to put a cake in a coffee cup for portion control!  Silly me!  This past weekend though I discovered that they are so much more.  They are (Continue Reading…);

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Sweet & Salty Bread Pudding Recipe

If you live on planet earth you’ve likely heard about the chocolate and bacon craze.  All the cool kids are eating it right?  Well, I’ve been holding out because, well, I just wasn’t sure I’d love it.  But I decided recently that I should give it a try.  Not ready to go all in, I (Continue Reading…);

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Recent Adventures

TN

How to Make the Most of Your Time Online

The hubs and I both spend quite a bit of time online.  In fact, he and I have gotten into the habit of sitting together and checking our emails, surfing Facebook and catching up on the news.  While I know it’s not that “connected” time we need, it is so nice to be in the (Continue Reading…);

TN

Shamrock Puppy Chow Recipe

With St. Patrick’s Day coming up quickly, I’m working on giving some of our favorite treats a festive makeover.  A few years ago we went through a phase where the kids were nutty about Puppy Chow.  They asked for it daily but it kinda phased out after a while.  Earlier this week when I was (Continue Reading…);

TN

Rainbow Topiary Tutorial

It may feel like the winter that will never end but you guys, Spring is coming!  And that means bright beautiful colors!  I’ll be honest and say that things look a little drab around our home right now so I recently decided on a snow day that the kids and I needed to get a (Continue Reading…);

TN

Help Your Home Pass the Noseblind Test with Febreze!

This post and giveaway were made possible by Double Duty Divas and Febreze. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine. Our pets.  We love them unconditionally….smell and all.  Am I right?  I know in my home our dog Max can do no wrong.  No matter how dirty (Continue Reading…);

TN3

What to Consider When Deciding if Your Child is Ready for School

It’s a hard decision for all of us to make….figuring out whether or not your child is ready for formal education.  While they may already be in a mommy’s morning out or daycare program, making the jump to a more formalized school setting can be stressful on both the child and the parent.  There are (Continue Reading…);

TN

Bring Big Hero 6 Home with Baymax Marshmallow Pops

This super hero sized shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions on how to get your kids excited for the release of Big Hero 6 are mine alone. #BigHero6Release #CollectiveBias My kids are all about super heroes.  Like most boys, they love to escape into a fantasy world where flying (Continue Reading…);

TN

Clothes Pin Leprechaun Craft

With this crazy cold weather, we’ve been indoors quite a bit.  Which could be a bad thing with a preschooler.  Or it could be the perfect time to get our craft on!  With St. Patrick’s Day quickly approaching, we decided to turn our most recent snow day into a fun craft day that yielded the (Continue Reading…);

TN

Easy Thai Lettuce Wraps Recipe

It’s no big surprise that I’m trying to find ways to make healthy eating appealing to my family.  Just like pretty much every mom out there, I often struggle to find balance between taste and nutrition in a way that is appealing to both children and adults.  So I experiment.  I try different things in (Continue Reading…);