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Zoomer Dino: My kids finally get a chomping, roaring #ZoomerDino pet.

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Be Inspired, Things We Love | 0 comments

I was upstairs getting ready for the day when I heard happy squeals and dinosaur roars coming from the kitchen. “Mom! Mom! Come down here!”, Madi yelled, “We have a new pet! We want to call him Chompers!” “They found him”, I thought, and headed downstairs to see what they thought about their new toy…I...

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All That Glitters is Gold {And your house needs it.}

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Be Inspired, Things We Love | 0 comments

Gold Wire Table…love the wooden top on this little side table!  Use as bedside table, an accent piece next to an armchair, or even a plant stand. This Gold Faceted Vase adds a little panache to a table, windowsill, or dresser.  I can’t believe I just used the word panache. This golden nugget paperweight would be...

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Seahorse. My picture sharing app dream…turned into reality!!

Posted by on Sep 19, 2014 in App Love, Be Inspired | 1 comment

My Mom has to travel to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota on a pretty regular basis for doctor appointments and treatments, so it was inevitable that one of those visits would fall on a major holiday at some point. Last year, it was over Christmas, so my sisters and our families travelled out to spend the holiday with my parents in a hotel. It was...

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Books for {Friend-Making} Kids: Peanut Butter and Cupcake by Terry Border

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014 in Be Inspired, Books for Kids | 0 comments

I remember as a kid that one of the most intimidating part of the school day was…recess. Unstructured time where you had to make your own way on the playground and find a friend. It was kind of tough for my introverted tendencies, particularly in elementary school, which has made me extra sensitive about it now with my own kids. So I always...

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Things We are Loving Right Now…

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in App Love, Be Inspired, Things We Love | 0 comments

Since this week has been a rude wake-up call with the beginnings of the fall schedule, I thought I would let my kids take over “Things We are Loving Right Now…” the five-year-old… Over the summer, my five-year-old discovered Big Block Sing Song, which has become her absolute favorite thing to sit around watching on the...

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Farmers Market Dish Towel DIY

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Be Inspired, Make It | 0 comments

Summer fruit is at its best right now at most farmers markets around the country.  I found some little dishtowels online a few weeks ago that are truly adorable and celebrate summer at the market, but a little more than I wanted to spend at the time. But, you can make these cute little dishtowels that are inspired by the on-line version to help...

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Stitch Fix. Maggie & Rachel review their boxes!

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in Be Inspired, Featured Posts, Things We Love | 0 comments

Have you heard of Stitch Fix?  Have you tried it?  The idea of a box of clothing surprises showing up on my door step was something I couldn’t pass up.  I received my first fix back in June and was not that excited about my pieces.  However, I’ve read enough reviews from other shoppers to know that a bad first box is not that...

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TEA Collection {Back to School Clothes that Last All Year}

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Be Inspired, Things We Love | 0 comments

**The links in this post are affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Back-to-school clothes shopping is in full swing.  It can feel like a real drain on your wallet, especially knowing that 1/2 of the clothes you buy will have a hole in the knee by the end of September.  You know...

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Back to School Post Roundup…something for everyone!

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Be Informed, Be Inspired | 0 comments

Over the years, we have churned out quite a few terrific “back to school” posts, so I pulled a few of my favorites to get us all in the mood. From meal ideas to birthday treats to cootie catchers, there is something for everyone. Enjoy! Have a September birthday in your family? Check out what Renae came up with for a healthy and...

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First Day of Kindergarten Coping Books for Kids…and Moms!!

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Be Inspired, Books for Kids, Books for Moms | 0 comments

In just under a month, I will be sending my last kid to kindergarten. I thought it would be easier the third time around, but every time I think about it, I get all choked up and my very observant (and somewhat insensitive) 7-year-old says, “Mom…are you going to cry…AGAIN??” And of course, he’s (annoyingly) right. So...

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