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Chick Fil A Upcycle Challenge

Chick Fil A Upcycle Challenge

I’m part of a ChickFilA mom’s panel and for February they are having a upcycle challenge with the Chick Fil A soup bowls. Which, if you haven’t tried their soup. You need to. My kids love the chicken noodle and the southwestern chicken is my favorite, even though I...

Last Minute Gift Idea

Last Minute Gift Idea

Scrambling for a last minute gift for that impossible to buy for someone? Here’s a super simple and delicious treat anyone can make. Russian Tea 1 Cup Tang 1 Cup Lipton Instant Tea 1/4 tsp ground cloves 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon Mason Jar Pretty Ribbons If you have a...

Fall Break

Fall Break

As a homeschooler I don’t usually plan to officially take fall break. I usually plan something the week before or the week after because there’s no crowds on those weeks. This year, however, with no extra curricular activities, no co-cop, and everyone talking about fall break. My kids decided...

Rentailor – Rent That Fits

I’ve been on both sides of the rental process. Both as renter and as landlord. And many of the frustrations in this process can be solved by making it easier for renters to find my property and submit an application to view or rent. Being a landlord is frustrating. But,...

Healthy Baby Home Party

Healthy Baby Home Party

Thanks to Seventh Generation for this awesome, free, home party! This party box had tons of great Seventh Generation products for me and for my guests! Seventh Generation is all about high quality, natural ingredients, and being honest and upfront about what’s in their products. The more products I try from...

Colored Eggs

Ingredients 1. Eggs 2. Water 3. White Vinegar 4. Food coloring 5. Lemon juice First step is to hard boil your eggs. Place the desired number of eggs in a pan (I usually throw in a few extra because one or two usually crack), fill the pan with cold...

Valentine Hearts

Valentine Hearts

Valentine crafting with kids is always fun. For this project, I decided to keep it simple. I went to Hobby Lobby and bought some felt hearts and some felt heart stickers and the girls made their own valentine creations. I just dumped all the stickers out on the table and...

Graham Cracker Houses

Instead of gingerbread houses – which are way too much work with kids – we make graham cracker houses. We invite a bunch of friends over and make graham cracker houses. I usually build a bunch of houses the morning before the party so they’re dry and ready for candy when...

League of Little Laughers Play Date

League of Little Laughers Play Date

Thanks to Bright Starts for such a fun party pack! They sent a giant box of toys for me to host a “League of Little Laughers” Play Date with friends. We had a blast! Because this was around the holidays and I hosted Thanksgiving at my house this year, I...

Summer with Snuggle Bear

As we’re winding down summer and starting our school year, I’m sharing one last post about summer before starting my school year series. Because I’m not quite ready for summer to end. Snuggle has an online marketing page where you can qualify for free products and enter giveaways. Check...