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The BEST Tips for Kids doing Virtual School at Home

More and more kids are doing school at home this upcoming year.  Make it successful by getting these tips for kids doing virtual school. What a year this has been! Who would have imagined that we’d still be dealing...

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Grilled Potato Salad with Bacon Vinaigrette

Grab this grilled potato salad for your cookout or potluck gathering. It’s the perfect twist on a classic summer side dish. It’s summer!!  We’ve been swimming at the neighborhood pool and and grilling out...

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The BEST Cucumber Salad Recipe

Do you have a garden that’s over flowing with cucumbers? I do! This is the BEST cucumber salad you can make. It’s so easy and just a few ingredients.

Here are some fun summer outside toys for your kids without spending a fortune! They're all under $20 and will keep your kids busy.

Summer Outside Toys for under $20

Summer is right around the corner and I love being outside. I try and get my kids to play outside, run and get their energy out. After awhile they get bored with the same old toys.

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Peanut Caramel Popcorn (Cracker Jacks)

Are you needing a sweet and salty treat or snack? Try making this peanut caramel popcorn recipe. It will be ready to eat an about an hour. This spring has been so crazy, hasn’t...

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How to Make a Fairy Garden for Kids

A fairy garden for kids, tweens and teens can be a great activity. It’s perfect to keep kids busy this summer and express their creativity. My daughter just had a birthday and she got...

Embrace your wild child

Do you have a wild child at home?

Do you have a wild child?  I sure do!  Our middle child is by nature a wild child.  I wouldn’t necessarily call him a difficult child to parent, but it definitely takes a little...