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Reindeer In Here, A True Christmas Friend

Reindeer In Here, A True Christmas Friend

Reindeer In Here, A True Christmas Friend

I love going to everyone’s blogs to see what their Elf On The Shelf has been up to each night.  I guess it’s the magical feel of a mischevious little elf that makes it exciting.  I realize that not everyone feels my excitement when it comes to this beloved Christmas tradition.   As much as I love finding elves on the shelf on blogs and social media sites, I equally hate when people are being rude and obnoxious on the posts.  For those that fall into the latter category, or if their elf is taking a vacation this year, how about a

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15 Things You Should Give Up to Be a Happy Parent

15 Things You Should Give Up to Be a Happy Parent

You want to be a happy parent—but your countless responsibilities make this goal challenging! Don’t lose hope just yet. I have a list of 15 things that keep you from happy parenting. Read through them. Be honest with yourself. Then let them go. Allow yourself to be a happy parent for your child—and yourself! Here’s a list of 15 things you should give up—and then watch your happiness take off: 1. Give up “supposed to” We were conditioned by our own early family experiences to believe that parenthood or childhood are supposed to look a certain way. But if you

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Fact and Fiction and Exploration National Geographic Kids Books Choices

Fact and Fiction and Exploration National Geographic Kids Books Choices

I receive sample products for review purposes from Moms Meet to use in this post so I could post my honest opinion on the products. I love to read. I believe this was because of my parent’s influence at an early age. In fact, as far back as I can remember, I always received books for every occasion. It started a love of losing myself in books and I passed that love on to my own kids. I’m always trying to find books of interest for them as they grow and age, to help keep them interested in reading.  Today’s

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I Found Zip & Zoe at Barnes & Noble U.S. for Camp and Back to School

I Found Zip & Zoe at Barnes & Noble U.S. for Camp and Back to School

I have two big suitcases to unpack from our latest vacation from which we have only just arrived home from.  I’ll no sooner get everything put away before I’ll have to start packing again for camp week.  Such is summer life here in Georgia.  We try to make the most of the fresh air and sunshine that we can before cooler weather surfs in and camp week is a big part of our summers.  The kids live for it from year to year and I always make it fun with little notes in their suitcases, backpacks and lunch bags. We

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The Ultimate Guide To Kids At Weddings

The Ultimate Guide To Kids At Weddings

https://pixabay.com/en/bride-wedding-love-marry-woman-2470854/ If you ever receive a wedding invitation, your first question might be whether or not kids are invited. These days, there seems to be a growing trend for weddings to which children are not invited – if this is mentioned on your invitation then all you need to do now is organize some childcare so that your children are looked after on the big day. But what if you are able to take them with you? If this is the first time you’ve ever been invited to a family friendly wedding since you’ve had kids, you might be wondering

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