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    10 Things to Think About Before Your Child Starts Kindergarten (That Have Nothing to Do With Academics)

10 Things to Think About Before Your Child Starts Kindergarten (That Have Nothing to Do With Academics)

By |July 25, 2013|

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    Tip: Don’t Let Kids Brush Their Teeth Solo Until They Can Tie Their Shoes

Tip: Don’t Let Kids Brush Their Teeth Solo Until They Can Tie Their Shoes

By |July 18, 2013|

If you’re a parent, you have probably struggled with your kids over tooth brushing many, many times.  My one-year-old shakes her head from side-to-side […]

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    Quick First Day of School Pictures: Use Fingers to Show New Grade

Quick First Day of School Pictures: Use Fingers to Show New Grade

By |July 17, 2013|

The first day of school is such an exciting time–it’s a fresh start and the beginning of a new adventure. But it’s also a […]

Perfect Mini Ice Pack for Kids: Freeze Condiment Packets

By |July 13, 2013|

As a mom of four, we’ve gone through a lot of Band-Aids in this house over the last 10+ years.  We’re talking a lot. […]

30 Tips to Help Keep Your Laundry from Making You Crazy

By |July 7, 2013|

This post was written as a sponsored post for Organize-It.  All thoughts and opinions are completely my own.

Laundry can be the most exhausting, monotonous, mundane […]

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    Travel Tip: Use Dry Cleaning Bags to Keep Hanging Items Wrinkle-Free

Travel Tip: Use Dry Cleaning Bags to Keep Hanging Items Wrinkle-Free

By |June 28, 2013|

When I was traveling recently, I saw a girl almost forget her hanging bag she was carrying as she was about to board our […]

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    Layer Clothes Vertically for More Space, Easier Viewing, & Neater Drawers

Layer Clothes Vertically for More Space, Easier Viewing, & Neater Drawers

By |June 25, 2013|

My super-smart (and super-organized!) sister-in-law gave me the idea to arrange clothes vertically in drawers back when I was writing this post with 100+ […]

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    GIVEAWAY! Win a Personalized Address Stamper from WishingTreeDesigns.com. Expired!!!

GIVEAWAY! Win a Personalized Address Stamper from WishingTreeDesigns.com. Expired!!!

By |June 21, 2013|

When I offer giveaways here on my blog, I always make sure that I share something I would like to have myself–this Personalized Address […]

Easy No-Bake Chocolate Cookies

By |June 20, 2013|

These chocolate cookies are delicious, and they couldn’t be easier or more kid-friendly since you don’t even have to turn on the oven–music to […]

Kitchen Tip: Make Sticky Substances Pop Right Out

By |June 14, 2013|

I bake a lot, so I love this tip.  When you are working with sticky substances such as shortening or peanut butter, don’t you […]

Father’s Day Secret Footprints and Poem

By |June 13, 2013|

Father’s Day is almost here, and many of us are trying to come up with creative ways to make the dads in our life […]

Fun Photo Bookmarks: Kids Hanging On

By |June 10, 2013|

I think this idea to make photo bookmarks is so fun! I first saw it here where the kids were made to look like they […]

b & d Hand Trick for Place Settings

By |June 7, 2013|

Summer is here!  And so is wedding season… we don’t go to as many weddings as we used to–the year we got married, we […]

125 Family & Sibling Photos: Posing Ideas & Inspiration

By |May 30, 2013|

Well, Memorial Day has come and gone; we’ve power-washed our deck; and we’ve had our first s’mores of the season.  It’s official–summer is here […]

Keep a Medicine Chart: Never Miss a Dose Again!

By |May 25, 2013|

Over the last three months, I’ve had kids on antibiotics five separate times–sometimes they were overlapping.  It’s almost impossible to keep up with all […]

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    little grey line Giveaway!! Winner Has a Men’s Shirt Remade Into a Girl’s Dress! EXPIRED!

little grey line Giveaway!! Winner Has a Men’s Shirt Remade Into a Girl’s Dress! EXPIRED!

By |May 21, 2013|

Okay, I know I’m always excited about my giveaways because I only share things with you that I’d be thrilled to win myself!  But […]