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Back to School Organization

Can you believe it’s time to go back to school?!  As a former teacher, that’s not always an easy transition for me OR my kids.  But having a few basic systems in place allows us ...

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Back to School Tips

Last school year was our first one when our son went to Kindergarten. It was very exciting and, at the beginning of the year, I felt a little lost but it wasn’t hard to start ...

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Summertime Sweet Treats

I’ve always had a fascination with making ice cream and popsicles.  My mom used to buy us the little plastic popsicles molds when we were little, we had so much fun coming up with different flavors ...

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Summer Days – Snack & Play

Summer days as a child are the best - late bedtimes, firefly catching, long pool days and plenty of playing outside.  There’s nothing sweeter as a mother than getting to join in on the adventures with ...

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Summer Crafts

We love to do crafts at home and I’m always looking for ideas to make new crafts with the kids. Even though it’s summer and we spend lots of time outdoors, crafts always keep us ...

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Summer Survival Tips for Moms

Summer can be a time of lazy days filled with sunshine and a carefree spirit.  It can also be a time of long days filled with restless kids desperate for an activity, especially if it’s ...

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July 4th Pasta Salad

Sticking to a theme is my number one priority when it comes to picking out food for a party. Number two on my list is making that food simple. This red, white and blue pasta ...

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July 4th Front Porch Decor

Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays.  I love taking a day to celebrate our nation.  Barbeques, fireworks and our flag flying… it doesn’t get any better! Around the end of June I begin ...

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Simple Grilled Salmon Recipe

Grilling and summer go hand in hand.  Not only is this casual season perfect for parties, but cooking outside gets the heat out of your kitchen and makes cleanup a cinch. Want to make it ...