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Buttermilk Biscuits from Scratch

My love for homemade biscuits cannot be overstated. I used to buy canned biscuits even though I always heard how easy it was to make biscuits from scratch. Then someone read my vegetarian biscuits and gravy recipe and laughed at me for using canned biscuits in my recipe pictures. That was the day I … [Read More...]

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Peter Piper Pizza Birthday Parties – Hassle Free Family Fun

Birthday parties - loved by kids everywhere, but too often dreaded by parents. I happen to love throwing birthday parties but will admit to abhorring the cleanup that comes after the kiddos all go home. Wouldn't it be great if there was a place your family could have a birthday party and not have to … [Read More...]

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Disney’s Cinderella (2015)

Before there was Elsa and Anna, there was Cinderella. The story is known to all, but still intrigues and delights the masses, especially little girls (and their mothers, too). Disney's newest Cinderella movie is a live action film that stays true to the story we love, but also updates and expands on … [Read More...]

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Reebok ZigTech Big N’ Fast EX – Shoes Your Kids Will Love

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Reebok and Finish Line. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating. One of the most  frustrating parts of raising children is keeping them in clothes and shoes that both fit and last … [Read More...]

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Wisdom of the Sadhu (Book Review)

What value is earthly wisdom? Who is God? Can you say you are a Christian if Christ has not changed your life? Sundar Singh was an incredible man whom I had never heard of until I read this book. His writings address life's most urgent questions and he challenges all believers, particularly … [Read More...]

Family Fun and Activities

40 Things to Do If You Are Bored FI

40 Things to Do If You Are Bored

Last summer my kids really started zoning out on technology and before I knew it they had one serious bad habit on their hands. So I took action by giving each kiddo a screen time punch card.  I also posted  40 Things to Do If You Are Bored on my … [Read More...]

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Screen Time Punch Card (Free Printables)

Even though we have computers, a TV, and cell phones, I consider my home a low media home. We do not have a game system, satellite TV, or a DVD player in our car. I know. We are so old school. However, even though our devices are limited, we still … [Read More...]

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Why You Should Take Your Kiddos to a Working Farm

Many of my fondest childhood memories revolve around visiting my grandma's house in Tennessee. She raised animals and had a huge garden and my sisters and I loved helping out by picking our dinner from the vine and keeping the animals entertained. I … [Read More...]

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Recipes and Food

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Buttermilk Biscuits from Scratch

My love for homemade biscuits cannot be overstated. I … [Read More...]

Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Big, Fat, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

I was just about to give up on chocolate chip cookies. … [Read More...]

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