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onions help you play minecraft

Breaking Internet news : Onions improve your brain’s ability to play Minecraft

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Our kids are pretty good little eaters. They eat their fair share of vegetables and fruits.  They all have a very small list of foods they really dislike.  Onions top…

preventing common sports injuries in kids

Tips for Preventing Common Sports Injuries in Kids

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Our kids are probably a lot like your kids.  Sports, dance, and outside play all keep them active and healthy.  As they get older and more active we are doing…

kids go back to school

First day of Kindergarten for my baby…. sniff sniff….. just kidding – girl, bye.

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Three kiddos were off to school this past week.  While we partially homeschool, the kids pack it up and go to a traditional school three days a week.  I live…

What the heck is a Friendship Card Exchange?

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I have three kids.  Two of my kids had “Friendship Card Exchange” day on the last day in class before Valentine’s Day.  They were going to have crafts, sweet treats,…

Things People Ask Big Families

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A guest post by “Confessions of a Flawed Human” – Christina is a long time friend who I took State with in Competitive Show Choir as a teen (yes, we…

Play-Doh Town

Create Lasting Memories With Play-Doh Town

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Brought to you by Hasbro   As a busy parent, it can be difficult to find a healthy and educational balance in your child’s daily activities. At times, it might…

That time Angels Conspired at Frazier Farms

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I’ve had my fair share of “You don’t know what the hell you are doing.” looks over the last four years at the supermarket…. and everywhere really.  They range from…

All it took was $1600 and a big fat lie to potty train my youngest…..

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  So I don’t know if you have had the pleasure of meeting my youngest.  She’s adorable.  She is also stubborn.  She is a huge Disneyland fan. She is also…

That time my kids called ‘baloney’ on the Easter Bunny

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So my big kids are eight years old.  They are somewhat skeptical little monkeys and between you and me, I cannot for the life of me figure out why they…

Please Send Luke a “Happy New Year” Card

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I want to quickly introduce you to my friend’s little boy.  This is Luke, he is nine years old.  If you follow along here you might have seen pics of…

santa's footprints

Santa Footprints

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Did you notice Santa footprints by your fireplace last year?  If you didn’t, maybe you should check this year!  We could not believe our luck when we saw Santa footprints…

elf

Mediocre Elf on the Shelf Ideas for the rest of us.

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OK, so there are plenty of sites out there with really fancy Elf on the Shelf ideas.  This isn’t one of those posts!  I’m kinda all about minimal effort, but…