Twelve Days of Christmas

Twelve Days of Christmas

There is much debate over when the Twelve Days of Christmas actually begin.  Most believe that the twelve days begins on December 13th, however, this is not the case.  The Twelve Days of Christmas actually starts on Christmas and continues until January 5th!  While the the age of the song itself is unknown, it first
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Quick & Easy Party Pleasing Snack!

Quick & Easy Party Pleasing Snack!

Some are better than others at preparing food for parties and gatherings. You know…there are those who put television chefs to shame, and then there are those who are always asked to bring the drinks.  It isn’t to be mean, it is to spare them the effort, of course (or at least that is what
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Christmas Lunch for the Kids!

Christmas Lunch for the Kids!

Between the five a.m. big breakfast and the Christmas dinner, comes a point where the little ones get hungry.  Unlike the adults who will gladly skip lunch to save room for the Christmas dinner, kids need to eat, want to eat, and will demand food at some point in the middle of the day whether
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Time for an Upgrade?  Ten Boy Bikes for Christmas

Time for an Upgrade? Ten Boy Bikes for Christmas

My little guy got his Kinderfeets bicycle last year and has rode it everywhere!  We took it on our four month camping trip last spring, and by the time we left the mountains he was giving me heart-failure gliding down hills like a boy three times his age! Now he says he is ready for
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All the Girl Wants – Dollhouses

All the Girl Wants – Dollhouses

Every Christmas for the past eight years a dollhouse has made its way to our family’s Christmas list. Having three daughters means girly gifts like these are a Christmas staple for our family. Starting with my oldest daughter when she was three, I have put a lot of thought into each dollhouse purchase. When my
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All Things Christmas Party!

All Things Christmas Party!

Are you having a Christmas Party this year? Do you know what type you will have?  Theme?  Kids too or kid free?  Dinner party or party food? The infographic below has some great ideas and tips to throwing a great Christmas party.  I think my favorite tip is “Stay away from your oven during the
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Cloth Diapers: Fluffy Christmas

Cloth Diapers: Fluffy Christmas

One of the best Baby’s First Christmas Gifts is new diapers! Okay, well, maybe not to everyone, but to a fluffy family – Cloth Diapers are the BEST gift! Alva Baby Cloth Diaper with 2 Inserts Alvababy clothdiapers fit for most babies from 6 to 33+ pounds. This diaper is reusable and washable. Weight recommendation
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Christmas Facts and Information

Christmas Facts and Information

I am a visual learner, pictures inspire me, capture my attention and make me see things in a way I may not have been able to on my own.  I think that is why I am such a big fan of infographics.  I love them and think they are the best way for a business
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Free Christmas Decorations!

Free Christmas Decorations!

A few years ago my neighbor told me about this great trick to making your home smell like you have a fresh Christmas tree when you don’t!  I have been enjoying the wonderful scents of Christmas each year ever since – for free!  How do we do it? Collect Tree Clippings from the Christmas Tree
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Pumpkin Cheese-Cake Balls

Pumpkin Cheese-Cake Balls

Food is on the brain!  Thanks to Thanksgiving coming up next week, food is on the brain right now for me. (Can you tell?) My oldest daughter and I try to come up with new ways to use pumpkin each year on Thanksgiving.  Since our cheese-cake balls are such a hit with the kids, we
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