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30 Things You Can Do to Bless Others This Season

30 Ways to Bless Others This Season

Are you looking for a little instant ease when it comes to kids home for summer vacation? I totally get you. Check out the Summer Survival Guide . It’s chock-full of great ideas to organize your summer and enjoy great times with yours kids.This is a great time of year for random acts of kindness. […]

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Holiday Snow Days at Legoland

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Who says there’s never snow in San Diego? Legoland has all the winter fun: snowballs, sledding, and ice skating during this year’s Holiday Snow Days. Last week I surprised the littles by taking them to Legoland. They didn’t know where we were going until we turned onto Legoland Drive, but they had guessed that maybe […]

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Get Good Cheap Eats for $8

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Get 30% off one book on Amazon this weekend only when you use the promotion code: HOLIDAY30. That means you can get Good Cheap Eats for about $8.06! The code is good through the 29th. This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount […]

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Thank YOU for Sharing the Year with Me!

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Thanks so much for sharing the past year with me. I love having this space to come to and share my family’s life as well as my personal struggles and triumphs. This year has been filled with both. Thanks for walking with me this year. I’m thankful for you!

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8 Ways to Be Thankful in the Midst of Busy Days

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As we enter this busy season of the year, let’s make time to be thankful! Life as MOM contributor Prerna shares some ways in which we can do that. When November rolls around, I start to be more intentional about being thankful. It IS the month when we celebrate Thanksgiving and the month before Christmas […]

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Advent Traditions for Kids

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Advent is an excellent time to share with your kids the joy there is in Christ and how very much we need Him. See what these families do to observe Advent and count down the days until Christmas. In my adult life I don’t know that I paid much attention to holiday traditions until I […]

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Our European Vacation: Brittany and Mont Saint Michel

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This fall we spent a month abroad where we visited London, Paris, and a handful of cities in Western France. We explored, rested, and learned a ton about ourselves and the world. This is the fourth installment of our European adventure. If you missed it, go to the beginning here. We come now to a difficult point in […]

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Make Thanksgiving Special with Activities for Kids

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Make your kids and young guests feel special with some Thanksgiving fun geared towards them. Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays if not the one at the top of the list. There’s plenty of good food, a chance to catch up with folks you haven’t seen in awhile, and — for kids — […]

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