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Disney Packing: 7 Overlooked Items You Should Have In Your Bag

Packing for a Disney vacation can be a bit overwhelming. I’m sure you have all the basics covered, but how about those things that can take you to Disney Packing Pro status?

We have a list of 7 overlooked items you should have in your bag before heading to Disney.

You’ll be glad you did!

7 Overlooked things you should have in your bag before heading to Walt Disney World

 

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How to Keep Kids from Waking Up Too Early

Sleep is important for both kids and parents. But how can we keep those kiddos sleeping longer in those early morning hours? Here are some helpful tips: How to Keep Kids from Waking Up Too Early.

To create a routine or to be flexible? Set up the room and the child for later sleeping hours, or find something for independent morning play? How about a sleep aid?

There is no one right way for every child, but here are some options to consider for how to keep kids from waking up too early and giving tired parent a break!

How to Keep Kids from Waking Up Too Early

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Use Your Planner – The BEST Way to Stay Organized

There is only one way a planner help keep you organized. You have to actually Use Your Planner!

With these realistic tips, make your planner something you will actually use.

There are many articles out there for organizing your planner, making it pretty, having all the right tools, etc… But here is the BEST way to make sure you actually Use Your Planner!

Tips to Make Sure You Use Your Planner - The BEST Way to Stay Organized

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Exploring Domesticity and Mom Life {How this blog got started and input from you!}

There is always a bit of reflection this time of the year. For us, it’s on Exploring Domesticity and Mom Life in general.

We’re looking back on our 5+ years of Exploring Domesticity. How it started. What was the purpose in the beginning. And what the plan is in the new year ahead.

Whether you’re longtime readers, stumbled across a couple interesting posts on Pinterest, or just checking us out for the first time… We want your input!

What do you want to know? What are you interested in? How can we help?

Exploring Domesticity and Mom Life - How this blog started, and input from you!

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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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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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Fall Pumpkin Muffins {Krusteaz Pumpkin Spice GIVEAWAY!}

Dress up your pumpkin spice treats with some fall leaves and homemade chips. These fall pumpkin muffins are adorable with very easy homemade white chocolate chips and cinnamon sugar leaves.

Very easy homemade white chocolate chips and cinnamon sugar leaves make these Fall Pumpkin Muffins from Krusteaz a real show stopper!

Plus, enter the giveaway for your own pumpkin spice goodies from Krusteaz!

Fall Pumpkin Muffins with EASY Cinnamon Sugar Leaves

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