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Let Them Join You. It's Worth It.

It takes more planning. More time. More setup and cleaning afterward. It takes attention and effort to teach them skills and techniques. But it's worth the extra effort.

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Get your kids in the kitchen and make these delicious crispy Greek potatoes!

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healthy cranberry orange gelatin dessert

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Super Simple Skillet Apples Recipe

Looking for quick and easy desserts? This skillet-fried cooked apples recipe will be sure to hit the spot. Grain-free and with no added sugar, it's like apple pie without the pie.

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Let Them Join You. It's Worth It.

It takes more planning. More time. More setup and cleaning afterward. It takes attention and effort to teach them skills and techniques. But it's worth the extra effort.

Dear Mother being pampered on Mother's Day

Dear Mother┬áBeing Pampered on Mother’s Day, To all of the moms out there who are...

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One thing I've REALLY been enjoying in this house is having the kids work on projects on the other side of the counter, while I cook (if Anneliese isn't already in the kitchen cooking with me). So having lots of little projects to grab is really really helpful.

kids in the kitchen

Get your kids in the kitchen and make these delicious crispy Greek potatoes!

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Let Them Join You. It's Worth It.

It takes more planning. More time. More setup and cleaning afterward. It takes attention and effort to teach them skills and techniques. But it's worth the extra effort.

magical glitter jars diy

Magical swirling glitter mesmerizes my kids while I get their breakfast or lunch ready. No more impatient toddlers clambering for food while I cook.

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water beads essential oils

I let the water beads grow to their full potential over about 6 hours, then stirred in a few drops of lemon essential oil and eucalyptus essential oil. In no time, the kids were breathing clearly and feeling much better. Plus, they were having lots of fun, of course!

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And each of my kids got a little costume starter too. Joseph's crocodile hat is so adorable... I'm not a huge fan of masks because they make you breathe in all their nasty fumes, get damp from the condensation of your breath, and limit your visibility... so this hat was perfect. All I would need to do to complete the costume is dress him in green from head to toe, and make him a simple crocodile tail.

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If you've been following my blog, you've also been following our road trip... after over a week of basically living in the car, I really wish we had taken the BISSELL LiftOff part with us... the car wash vacuum hose doesn't get in all the nooks and crannies in the car seats, and it looks pretty greusome in there.

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Tropical Traditions Coupon Codes

I order TONS from Tropical Traditions, and I use their coconut oil daily for cooking and body applications. Current Tropical Traditions Coupon Codes & product reviews.

embark12 review on joyful abode

Read what my preschooler thought about EmbarK12 Online, and enter for your chance to win a YEAR subscription to the program.

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Get my super-healthy paleo garlicky butternut squash soup recipe, and a chance to win $1000 just by leaving a comment!

cauliflower blended soup recipe

I wanted to make something sort of like that (BACON!) but lighter. I used roasted cauliflower for the bulk of the soup, with just a few potatoes to thicken it without adding the weird glossiness arrowroot can lend if you use too much of it, and of course without corn starch.




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