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5 Fun Ways To Repurpose Valentine Candy

Have you ever thought to repurpose Valentine ‘Candy? Valentine Day is a day of flowers, cards and candy, lots and lots of candy. In fact, I would venture to say that outside of Halloween, Valentine Day is the biggest day of getting candy.  As a mom, I’m guilty of giving my kid candy for Valentine’s Day. I […]

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Pumpkin Whoopie Pies

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies are on our menu for Thanksgiving this year! Thanksgiving is nearly upon us! Let’s get real: many of us are looking forward to feasting on scrumptious desserts, warm turkey, and many other mouth-watering dishes. If you have little ones to feed at the Thanksgiving table, here’s a pumpkin treat that they will […]

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Gator Gameday Goodies

It’s Gameday Gainesville! Let’s go Gators! Everyone knows one of the most important things about football is the food. At our house, we love quick and easy dips. Whether you whip them up on the stove or throw all the ingredients into the crockpot and walk away, it’s all about the food! I’ve compiled a […]

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It’s Time to Party!

I’ve finally come to the end of a whirlwind six weeks that contain both kids’ birthdays, both grandmothers’ birthdays, and daddy’s birthday. Shew! I have a birthday hangover for sure! Every year I come to this point and think, “Next year will be different; I will plan better, blah, blah, blah”. I know that is […]

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Sunday To-Dos

Sunday To-Dos for a Less Stressful Week

If our household is anything like ours, your weeks are often chaotic. Between school, work, homework, housework, and activities you are exhausted by the time Friday comes. Sometimes the weeks just drag on and feel like months. Over the years, my husband and I have come to realize that our week runs a little smoother […]

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Weekly No Plan Dinner Plan

A No-Plan Meal Plan that Works

How many times a week do you ask (or hear): What’s for dinner? About a year ago, both my husband and me were fed up with asking each other this. It was taking up too much mental energy that we needed for other parts of our life, like our children, jobs, and businesses. What we […]

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Halloween Treats 2017

Halloween Snacks: Easy Enough for Kids to Make

The countdown to Halloween is on—WOOHOO! This is one of my favorite holidays. I love decorating our home, having kiddie parties, family get-togethers, making do-it-yourself (DIY) family costumes, and—the best part—trick-or-treating! I love anything and everything DIY, so making Halloween-themed snacks is a fun family tradition of ours. I have some snack ideas that are […]

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