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Handmade Cinnamon Ornaments

Things get hectic around the holidays, which means family-time can be scarce when we actually should be spending more time with those we love. Combining holiday preparations with fun activities means getting the best of ...

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Trim-a-Tree with Ashley

The first Saturday after Thanksgiving is Tree Day at our house. We designate the whole day to cutting down a tree and decorating it as a family. This is our sixth year to do it ...

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Holiday Treasures

I adore shopping for Christmas presents! Fighting the crowds in the stores…not so much, which is why I typically do all of my shopping online.

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Veteran’s Day

I wasn’t a military wife for long; my husband joined the U.S. Military in 2003, we were married in 2007 and he got out in 2009.  But in those short years,

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Homemade Kids’ Cowboy Costume

Halloween costumes don’t have to be expensive or come from a box.  With a little ingenuity, you can create a unique costume without spending a fortune.  After a shopping trip to my local Family Dollar,