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by  |  posted under Crafting, Decorating, Do It Yourself, Easter/Spring
  Every year I say I'm going to do a better job at decorating for spring time. It seems like every year I get too busy and decorating gets pushed to my mental low priority list. Well, not this year because I'm using my noodle.....literally! Yes, I busted out a box of bow tie pasta and spaghetti noodles and created a little bit of...
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a goodbye letter to my babies featured
by  |  posted under Babies, Family, Inspiration, Mother's Day, Parenting, Uncategorized
  Today marks the bittersweet end of an era.  Today, I'm closing a chapter in my life that has lasted six years and yielded me four precious little beings--little bodies that I harbored safely within my own for a combined 160 weeks.  Perfect little people that share my eyes, their dad's nose, and have brought me joy beyond...
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by  |  posted under Easter/Spring, Uncategorized
I'd love to say I've been planning Easter baskets for weeks; but, let's be real. I haven't. At all. Except for those mini-Cadbury eggs.....but I NEEDED chocolate last Tuesday and those are now gone. Oops. Perhaps there are other moms like me? Those who appreciate a good online shopping experience and the contents of Easter goodness sent...
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by  |  posted under Birthdays, Christmas, Family, Holiday, Mother's Day, Romance, Roundups, Uncategorized, Valentine's Day
  We've had such great response to this post, it was only fair to create one for us ladies!  When it comes to doing something nice for us, most guys want to, they just need things spelled out more clearly.  So guys, based on this extensive Facebook conversation...here are 51 things your wife or girlfriend would absolutely LOVE for...
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DIY Gold Foil Prints-5 featured
by  |  posted under Crafting, Decorating, Do It Yourself, Free Printables, Gift Giving, Holiday, St. Patrick's Day
Gold foil prints are in and they are easier to create than I could have imagined. You only need three things to complete this simple project: A laser print, toner reactive foil and a laminator. First, create your black and white graphic (or download our lucky shamrock) and print on a laser printer (which uses toner). We have an ink jet...
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by  |  posted under Anti Boredom Busters, Fun With Kids, St. Patrick's Day, Uncategorized
Climbing tress, riding bikes, hop scotch, and monkey bars were all things that I loved to do on a daily basis as a child. I am afraid many of these things are being replaced with electronic devices and our children are not moving enough! According to research, the amount of physical activity since the turn of the century has declined 75%!...
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by  |  posted under Round ups, Summer
 With the warmer weather just around the corner, it's time to think about those camping adventures! We aren't huge campers at this house but we do have one campout planned this summer. This round up of great tips will help a ton!  1. First you're going to want a survival kit. Throw these in a basket or backpack and you're ready for most...
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st patricks day in a jar
by  |  posted under Do It Yourself, Free Printables, Freebies, Gift Giving, Gift Wrapping, Holiday, St. Patrick's Day
Call it the 'Luck of the Irish', or call it favoritism towards our fabulous readers.  Either way we want you to know how much we appreciate your support.  Once again, with the help of chickabug, we created an exclusive gift especially for you: Free St. Patrick's Day Printables. What exactly is  St. Paddy's Day in a Jar? Basically a rainbow of...
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by  |  posted under Round ups, St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day is a fun holiday for kids and kids at heart! Rainbows, shamrocks and leprechauns abound to make your day complete! Enjoy! 1. Fun for the preschooler, this Loopy Rainbow is a great way for kids to practice sorting colors!  2. Make a water bottle shamrock stamp craft. Kids love stamps and this clever trick makes it easy...
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by  |  posted under Crafting, Easter/Spring, Round ups
Let's get crafty and make some fun Easter memories with those who matter most! I've found some super fun Easter crafts to get us through, I hope you all enjoy! 1. Isn't this the cutest thing you've ever seen? This Peep House is fun to make whether you like to eat them or not! 2. Now don't these Pom Pom Easter Chicks make everything cuter?...
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