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Get a Month of Protein Power Meal Plans (Gluten- and Dairy- Free)

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Are you looking to eat more healthfully in 2017? Check out the newest month of meals: Protein Power! It will set you up for great new habits. We’re halfway into January, and you may feel like the newness has worn off. You didn’t make any big changes yet, and you’re feeling blue. But it’s never too […]

Ready to Revive Yourself in the New Year?

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Do you — or your organizational systems — need to be revived? The new year offers a fresh start and time to regroup your thoughts and dreams — and revive yourself. We’re a couple weeks into the new year and some of its shine has perhaps worn off. The drudgery of winter and old habits […]

Chocolate Mint Bars

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Easy and delicious homemade treats to rival the bakery or candy store. Eat all you want, you can always make more. This post may contain affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks for your support. I really appreciate it. I loved the […]

Surviving Survival Mode

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Surviving survival mode is a worthy goal. And some seasons of life are just that: surviving. When I look at pictures from years ago, I’m stunned at all that has happened in that time. My kids have gone from 13, 10, 8, 6, 4, and 2 to ages 19, 16, 14, 12, 10, and 8. […]

Let me help you organize and prioritize.

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Need some help to organize and prioritize? We’re going to set up systems that will help you focus on the big priorities so you can enjoy your life more. Do you ever wish that someone would come to your house and help you make sense of the piles and messes? Do you wish that you […]

10 Tools to Organize Your Homeschool

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You can facilitate learning and peace when you organize your homeschool. Here are 10 tools to help you get organized and enjoy your homeschool more. I’m officially in the throes of my 15th year of homeschooling. I’ve got about 9 more to go. I’ve learned a lot over the years. I probably have a lot […]

The Beauty of Internet Travel Planning

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The internet has not only transformed how we communicate, but also how we travel. Get started planning your next trip with internet travel planning. When I was planning my first French adventure back in 1992, the internet was not widely available. My university certainly  didn’t have it until about four years later. I went to […]

Easy Make-Ahead Garlic Bread

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Enjoy fresh garlic bread any night or day when you have a stash of this Easy Make-Ahead Garlic Bread in the freezer. So good and easy! It is a humble dish. It doesn’t get much attention. Sometimes it’s an afterthought at the checkstand, when one passes the baskets of foil wrapped logs waiting to be […]