Star Wars Day 2017 – Recipes, Crafts & More – May the 4th be with You!

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Star Wars Day 2017 – Recipes, Crafts & More – May the 4th be with You! Star Wars Day 2017 is this Thursday, May 4th. Every year, on May the 4th, Star Wars fans everywhere celebrate all things Star Wars.  Little fans and big fans alike are streaming the entire movie franchise, participating in events […]

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DIY Baileys Hot Chocolate Gift Recipe & Directions + Free Printable

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DIY Baileys Hot Chocolate Gift Recipe I post lots of family friendly recipes and crafts but I thought with all of the hustle and bustle of the holiday season,  you might be interested in a more adult recipe.  This isn’t just a recipe it is a great last minute gift that any holiday frazzled parent […]

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Mason Jar Lid Pumpkin Craft

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Mason Jar Lid Pumpkin Craft Thanksgiving is next week and if you are hosting this year, you may be thinking about your table setting and decor.  Well, I have a cute and easy craft that will make an adorable Thanksgiving table centerpiece.  Try our Mason Jar Lid Pumpkin Craft.  These could not be simpler to do […]

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For the Love of Pumpkin – Recipes, Decorating, Crafts & More

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For the Love of Pumpkin – Recipes, Decorating, Crafts & More What is it about pumpkin that people cannot resist?  We start wishing for pumpkin spice everything as soon as the calendar hits September? We are carving pumpkins, baking with pumpkin; pumpkin flavored coffee, cereal and even beer.  For me pumpkin represents the changeover to […]

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DIY Halloween Pom Pom Votive Holder

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DIY Halloween Pom Pom Votive Holder This DIY Halloween Pom Pom Votive Holder is so spooky, cute and easy to make.  Whether you are just decorating your home or looking for some cute and easy decorations for your Halloween party this votive holder is perfect.  It is also a great craft to do with the kids. […]

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20 DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids

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20 DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids Halloween will soon be here.  Do your kids know what they want to dress up as?  Halloween costumes can be expensive and if they don’t get worn more than once, they can be a bit of a waste.  I recommend having a costume swap each years with other family […]

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15 DIY Teacher Appreciation Gifts

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15 DIY Teacher Appreciation Gifts We’re about to wrap up the school year and I can’t believe how fast time has flown. If your kids are kicking it into high-gear with final projects, end-of-the-year field trips, etc., then I know very well how busy you are. I am sure you’re all trying to organize yourselves […]

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19 Star Wars Activities Kids Will Love – Star Wars Day

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19 Star Wars Activities Kids Will Love Do your kiddos love Star Wars? Well then, you’re going to be the coolest parent in the galaxy if you invite them to take part in these 19 Star Wars activities. There’s a little bit of everything here, which will cover your child’s favorite characters, their abilities, and […]

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Simple Solutions For Planning A Themed Birthday Party On A Tight Budget

Simple Solutions For Planning A Themed Birthday Party On A Tight Budget

  Simple Solutions For Planning A Themed Birthday Party On A Tight Budget When you pick a theme for a child’s birthday party, it can be overwhelming when you see all the things you can buy to fit the theme. All these items for a themed party can get pretty expensive if you go all […]

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How to Recycle Valentine’s Day Candy Boxes

How to Recycle Valentine's Day Candy Boxes

How to Recycle Valentine’s Day Candy Boxes  Everyone seems to get a beautiful box of candy for Valentine’s Day. Sometimes these boxes are just too pretty to throw away, but did you know you could actually recycle those candy boxes? There are several ways you can recycle Valentine’s Day candy boxes. All you have to […]

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Vinegar – The Amazing Green Cleaner

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Vinegar – The Amazing Green Cleaner Vinegar is the superhero of “green” household cleaning products. You can use it in various ways to keep your house sparkling clean. Using white distilled vinegar as an all-around cleaner is preferable to store bought harsh, toxic chemical blends because it is safe to use. One reason some people […]

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Christmas 911 – No More Wrapping Paper

Christmas 911 – No More Wrapping Paper

Christmas 911 – No More Wrapping Paper It’s Christmas Eve and you’re wrapping up the last of the gifts. Snow is falling outside the window and everything is peaceful. As the Christmas music plays in the background, you start to wrap your next gift. As you pull the wrapping paper around the gift, you begin […]

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Repurpose Broken Christmas Ornaments

Repurpose Broken Christmas Ornaments

  Repurpose Broken Christmas Ornaments Oops, there went another string of Christmas lights — in the trash bin it goes. Wait! While it may seem logical to throw away broken Christmas decorations, it’s actually quite wasteful. I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, “What else am I supposed to do with them?”.  Well, I’m glad […]

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Free Printable DIY Dog Treat Gift Tag – #TreatThePups

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Free Printable DIY Dog Treat Gift Tag – #TreatThePups If you are a pet parent, I am sure you like to include your furry friend in the holiday festivities.  I love creating and wrapping gifts for my dog, and my friends dogs.  Year after year, my dog can tell which box is his.  I think […]

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DIY Halloween Dog Treat Jar #TreatThePups

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Are your little ghosts and goblins ready for Halloween?  How about your furry kids?  Does your dog or cat get in on all of the Halloween Trick or Treating action?  I think it is fun to dress up my dog for Halloween; he has another opinion!  One thing I do love to do is have […]

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