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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,

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Affordable Autumn Home Décor

The temps here in our part of Texas are finally down below the sweltering 100s. Fall is officially making its presence known with the cooler temps… can I get an hallelujah!? The transition of seasons and ...