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Would you like to tell your kids something once and have them listen? Tired of the yelling?  Tired of the whining?  Tired of being tired?  You’re not alone.  From toddler temper-tantrums to teenage talking back, parents wonder what it takes to get kids to cooperate.  If you’re tired of nagging, reminding and yelling to get kids to...
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My kids love anything glow in the dark, how about yours?  Here's some fun things we're going to have to try.  And now that it's getting darker outside a lot sooner, there's plenty of time for glow in the dark play! 1. How to make homemade glow in the dark slime. Here.  2. Make this with glow sticks and water bottles. Here.  3....
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Every September, I become the picture-perfect football fan—game day gear {Go Broncos! check}, Pinterest worthy appetizers {check}, an adept football language that Rosetta Stone would envy {check}.  I dutifully bid adieu to Donald Draper and my other Mad Men and relinquish all TV rights to a movement that is much bigger than me: College...
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by  |  posted under Back to School, Decorating, Family Time, Fun With Kids, Traditions
Lazy summer days are coming to an end for most (if not already ended) and backpacks are being stuffed with supplies. Back-to-school is an exciting time for kids (and moms) and at our house we try and make it something to look forward to, and ease the fears and insecurities that lie just below the surface. One of our favorite traditions this...
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Before school started, they were with you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  During the summer, they "helped" you put on makeup, came running for hugs when so-and-so pushed them at the park, and told you the most hilarious knock-knock jokes...again, and again. But now your kids are in school for up to seven hours a day.  Maybe more....
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My husband's parents just had their 50th wedding anniversary and we all gathered to celebrate. There was a lot of prep work that went into the anniversary weekend and one morning in particular we had outdoor games scheduled. There were a couple requirements for the games: It must be able to incorporate every age category, young and old, it...
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by  |  posted under Back to School, Family Time, Fun With Kids, Parenting
Is it just me or did summer come and go so fast this year? I used to think I couldn't wait for my kids to go back to school, but now I wish time would slow down and they would stop growing. It is so important to enjoy your children at every age.  It really does go by way too fast. As their summer vacation draws to an end, I try and remind my...
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by  |  posted under Anti Boredom Busters, Boys, Family, Family Time, Fun With Kids, Girls, Great Deals, Inspiration, Parenting, Uncategorized
THIS IS A SPONSORED POST, HOWEVER ALL OPINIONS ON PRODUCTS/BRANDS ARE OUR OWN. WE ONLY PROMOTE BRANDS WE LOVE! --- As mothers, it is part of our job description to be an entertainer, or provide entertainment, for the little munchkins around the house. I always dreamed that I would be that super cool mom who had fun activities and crafts...
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by  |  posted under Anti Boredom Busters, Crafting, Family Time, Fun With Kids, Girls, Sewing, Uncategorized
My daughter has been chomping at the bit to learn how to sew. I think I was a little intimidated (remembering back to how many times I messed up my mom's machine when she taught me so many years ago) so I kept putting it off. It seemed like a much better summer activity and when summer finally rolled around she was more than excited to get...
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I love the movie Nanny McPhee.  She becomes a nanny to a family with very naughty children and teaches them to "behave".  My girls love it when I say "behave" in my silly British Nanny McPhee accent. I decided to write this post because this summer I have been noticing some bad manners in my house and I wanted to fix them ASAP. Just tonight...
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