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A Festive Mess: 17 Creative Birthday Activities For An Unforgettable Party

I don’t mean to brag, but my husband and I have thrown quite a few awesome birthday parties over the years. However, when reflecting back over all the parties we’ve […]

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Teaching Kids the Art of Friendship

Whether it’s at home, school, or at the park, friendships during our youth are probably one of the most basic concepts we learn as children. I have vivid memories of […]

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Save Time, Money & Even Sanity by Hosting a Sleepover Party

Birthday parties can be expensive, if you don’t watch your bottom line. And parties at home can quickly add up to the same amount you’d pay to throw a party […]

9 Ways to Amp Up Creative Family Fun

Are you simultaneously excited about and dreading summer? If so, make the most of all of the unstructured, non-scheduled time your kids will soon be spending at home…or summer may […]

8 Ways to Make Family Friends Fast

Most everyone has experienced being the new person in a community, school or other environment. Every family needs a support system and when you’re new in town, time is of […]

Celebrate All the Dads in Your Life for Father’s Day

Growing up with a single mom, Father’s Day always felt a bit tricky. I did have a relationship with my biological dad, but we were not very close. Instead of […]

10 Ways to Enjoy Summer with Your Teen

Days are slipping away. We feel them through our fingertips like the sand our kids once played in. No matter how tight I clench my fist the sand keeps falling. […]

Finding Purpose in an Empty Nest

My youngest child graduates from college this spring. For the life of me, I don’t know how that is possible. I am still trying to lose the baby fat from […]

Finding Purpose in an Empty Nest

My youngest child graduates from college this spring. For the life of me, I don’t know how that is possible. I am still trying to lose the baby fat from […]

10 Ways to Enjoy Summer with Your Teen

Days are slipping away. We feel them through our fingertips like the sand our kids once played in. No matter how tight I clench my fist the sand keeps falling. […]

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