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Easter Egg Hunt for Older Kids – Ideas

Every year we do a little neighborhood egg hunt with the big kids and little kids together.  The parents hide the eggs, and the little kids go first and then the big kids go next.  It takes all of 2 seconds as we usually hide them at our neighborhood church.  Everyone shares and each brings …

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Top 10 Easy Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

It seems like every year, I get so busy before Easter, that I forgot to plan anything special and unique for our tradition of family easter egg dying.  I have good intentions, but I never actually follow through.  Well, this year, I’m starting early! Easter is starting early too, as in March 31st.  I better …

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Happy Valentines Day & Easy Valentine Crafts

I don’t do a whole lot of crafts.  Not because I don’t want to, but just because I don’t really have the time.  I would really like to do it more but life gets in the way!  The last couple years when I was working full time, I really missed having the time to make …

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Parenting Plan Month 5, Week 3

Hey there!  It’s a great day here where I live.  We just had a snow storm come through and clear out the nasty nasty air we had been having for the last few weeks.  I can breathe again! Well, as you know, each month I have been working on a new parenting goal to help …

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from our family to yours!

Remembering Mom

“I am standing upon the seashore. A ship, at my side, spreads her white sails to the moving breeze and starts for the blue ocean. She is an object of beauty and strength. I stand and watch her until, at length, she hangs like a speck of white cloud just where the sea and sky …

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Lemon Marmalade Recipe

Ever since I saw this honey lemon marmalade recipe here on Food in Jars, one of my favorite blogs, I’ve been dying to make it. Dying I tell you! I love lemons.  Love Love Love Love lemons.  Lemons are a comfort food for me and I use them a lot in the winter time when …

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