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A tween trip to the American Girl Doll Store

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My oldest turned twelve earlier this spring. Twelve. She’s in that transition phase where we are reminded daily with bittersweet reality that time is a thief.  All too often we…

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DIY Pallet Guy – highlighting artists

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As you know, crafty people always make me smile! Today I am excited to share DIY Pallet Art is all the craze.  I am excited to share a new SoCal…

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WellieWishers Easter Basket – no candy!

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If you have a little girl to make an Easter Basket for, WellieWishers might just be on her list. WellieWishers are a sweet and silly group of girls who each…

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Luciana Vega – American Girl Doll of the Year : Giveaway!

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As most American Girl Doll fans know already, the 2018 Girl of the Year is a bit of a game changer.  American Girl fans wait with anticipation every year, wondering…

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Reasons you should start composting right now.

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Composting is one of the best ways you can cut down on waste.  On average, about 50% of what American’s throw into the trash can be composted! Most yard waste…

American Girl Stocking Stuffers – gifts for $25 or less!

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American Girl is the brand that so many girls (and boys) are hoping might be gifted to them this holiday season.  Our daughters are huge American Girl fans and we…

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Piper Computer Kit Review – The Best STEM Gift for kids!

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We love to encourage anything STEM related in all of our kids. Today we are sharing about our experience with the Tech Toy of the Year 2017.  We think the…

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The Best Disney Pixar Coco Gift Guide!

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The wait is over!  Coco is in theaters today and it is about to take the world by storm. Disney Pixar Coco gifts are going to be at the top…

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Thunder Hollow Mud Madness

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Cars 3 captured our hearts on the big screen, and once again when we could view it at home. Our kids love all the Cars movies, but Cars 3 is…

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Sweetlings are a sweet gift idea for your crafty kid!

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Sweetlings is a new craft by Alex Brands that invites you to “frost your world”.  As a mom to crafty kids who also love to bake, I am always on…

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Teaching Tweens Guitar with Fender Play

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I love that we are a musical family. One of the ways my husband won me over was with his smooth guitar playing skills. I literally lettered in competitive show…

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Bringing the magic of Cars 3 home : Piston Cup Showdown Racing Game!

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  It should come as no surprise that our kids have declared that Cars 3 is the best in the Cars franchise. Our kids have always been fans, but Cars…