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People NOT to forget when sending Christmas Cards!

It can be easy during the busy holidays to have big plans and run out of time. Keep it simple with this reminder and the people NOT to forget when sending Christmas cards.

We’re sitting down with some cookies, creating some cards, and remembering everyone we’d like to acknowledge.

People NOT to forget when sending Christmas cards this year

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Santa Bear Hot Chocolate Melts: Add a holiday touch to your cocoa or coffee

A quick, easy, and completely adorable holiday treat! Santa Bear Hot Chocolate Melts are the perfect family activity. They are also great as gifts, add-ins for a hot chocolate bar, or just a fun holiday treat for your cocoa or coffee!

Santa Bear Hot Chocolate Melts - Add a Holiday touch to your cocoa or coffee

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National Geographic Kids Book “Hey Baby!”

When kids are first reading, there is typically a lot of excitement. It’s important for us as parents to encourage a love of reading. What better way to do that than with a book about baby animals! Our kids love this National Geographic Kids Book, Hey Baby!: A Collection of Pictures, Poems, and Stories from Nature’s Nursery.

We got this book through Moms Meet and our kids are loving it! Read about why we love it, why it would make a great gift, and how you can win a copy!

National Geographic Kids book - Hey, Baby! A Collection of Pictures, Poems, and Stories from Nature’s Nursery - baby animals and reading

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Memorable Holiday Moments: tips for creating holiday memories

 

The holidays are all about creating and sharing memories. Memorable holiday moments can come from the most unlikely sources. There are also some fantastic things you can do with your family during the holidays to create memorable holiday moments.

From the spontaneous to the planned, we have tips for easy ways to create holiday memories with your family.

Memorable Holiday Moments - tips for creating holiday memories with your family

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Gifts for Creativity: Even more gifts to inspire creativity

Play is powerful for learning. With gifts for creativity we give kids the opportunity to learn while having fun. These gifts will inspire creativity in kids so they are learning while having fun!

So much better than giving gifts of toys that will get played with once and set aside, gifts that inspire creativity create more opportunities for play. The gift themselves have endless possibilities for play and learning.

Gifts for Creativity - even more gifts to inspire creativity

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Online Reading Program Reading Kingdom for readers at different levels

Have you thought about an online reading program for your kids?

Reading Kingdom has been so fun for our children. The are at two different reading levels, but can both use this program. We are sharing our experiences, what we like about the program, and some helpful information before you start.

Reading Kingdom - Online Reading and Writing Program - fun learning at home

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Easy Tea Party Food: Cute sandwiches, fancy cakes, and store bought shortcuts

Hosting a tea party birthday is a breeze with these ideas for Easy Tea Party Food. Quick and easy sandwiches to fancy cakes that look anything from store bought. 

We’ve got some tips for easy tea party food, so you can host an adorable tea party those little guests will love!

Easy Tea Party Food for a Fairy Tea Party Birthday - Cute Sandwiches, Fancy Cakes, and Store Bought Shortcuts

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Rainbow Yogurt Bites: Frozen Yogurt Bears and Dots

 

Rainbow Yogurt Bites is such a fun and colorful treat. Kids don’t have to know that parents love to give them this healthy snack!

Easily make these frozen yogurt bears and dots for snacks, treats, or lunches! Kiddos will love the fun colors and how they swirl together. Parents love how easy this healthy snack is!

 

Rainbow Yogurt Bites - Healthy Snack Kids love with Frozen Yogurt Bears and Dots

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American Girl Store at Mall of America

We LOVED our first trip to the American Girl Store at Mall of America. Our 4-year-old was in awe of all the dolls, accessories, and scenes. We visited the salon for a cleaning, ear piercing, and hairstyle. We also bought way too many things!

If you’re thinking of visiting an American Girl Store – do it! Read on to find out how much fun we had!American Girl Store - Shopping, Salon, Ear Piercing, and so much fun!

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Easy Tips to Help Your Family Stay Healthy as the Weather Changes

As winter arrives, we all want to stay healthy. Prevention is key, because nobody has time for a cold! We moms especially want to do all we can to help our family stay healthy as winter approaches. We know if we get a cold life goes on, if the kids get a cold life gets a bit harder, if our husbands get a cold all heck breaks loose! 🙂

Here are some easy tips to help your family stay healthy as the weather changes. 

Easy Tips to help your family Stay Healthy as the weather changes

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