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  • Screen Time Punch Card (Free Printables)
  • S’mores Trail Mix (and Campfire Safety Tips)
  • 10 Sandwich Alternatives for School Lunches
  • Lego Ninjago Cupcakes
  • The Successful Road Trip – Tips for Traveling With Kids
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Grilled Chicken Teriyaki Strips and Coleslaw with Pineapple – School Lunch Elevated

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ChooseSmart #CollectiveBias Today's kids work hard at school and they deserve a nutritious lunch that is more than just a daily sandwich. Sandwiches can be amazing and nutritious, but they can … [Read More...]

Four Ways To Use Walmart's Savings Catcher You May Not Know About

Four Ways To Use Walmart’s Savings Catcher You May Not Know About

My sister is a couponer extraordinaire. She is the one in line ahead of you who gets 85% off once the coupons are tallied.  I have never been able to master that level of savings, but I do what I can. One of the methods I use is the Walmart Savings Catcher which involves downloading the Walmart app … [Read More...]

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San Antonio – An Ideal Family Travel Destination

A few years ago my sisters and I were playing around with the idea of a big family trip. Most of my family is spread around the country these days and we often go years without seeing each other due to the cost of travel to multiple locations. We came up with the idea of all of us traveling to a … [Read More...]

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Shaun the Sheep Movie

I have never watched Shaun the Sheep on television, although I am a Wallace and Gromit fan and I love British humor. Despite not being a Shaun the Sheep fan, I attended a media screening of the new Shaun the Sheep Movie. I brought three young ladies with me aged 18, 11, and 7. None of them had ever … [Read More...]

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Toyota Camry Hybrid: Family Travel and Beyond

Toyota recently let me drive the 2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid on our family road trip. I had never driven a hybrid before and I really was not sure what to expect. I have always assumed that hybrids were slow and awkward to drive. I love power in my vehicles, especially on the highway, but I decided to … [Read More...]

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Marvel’s Ant-Man

I did not grow up reading comic books like my husband did, so the first time I ever heard of Ant-Man was when my kiddos started watching a few animated Marvel Avengers series. The name Ant-Man does not exactly strike fear into anyone's soul and it seemed a little bit silly when I first heard it. … [Read More...]

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Eight Classic Road Trip Games (Free Printable)

My family took a lot of road trips when I was growing up and we did not have portable DVD players, mobile phones, or handheld video games to keep us busy. My mom had to be creative to keep me and my sisters from destroying each other and annoying her for countless highway hours. Like many other … [Read More...]

Cucumber Ranch Pasta

Cucumber Ranch Pasta

I am so excited to be working with Hidden Valley Ranch and Data Rank to bring you this recipe! I love family barbecues, especially if they are holiday oriented. Independence Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day...you get the idea. The star of the barbecue is usually the meat and that always seems to be … [Read More...]

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Eight Classic Road Trip Games (Free Printable)

My family took a lot of road trips when I was growing up and we did not have portable DVD players, mobile phones, or handheld video games to keep us busy. My mom had to be creative to keep me and my sisters from destroying each other and annoying her … [Read More...]

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Children’s Book Week

This week, May 4-10, is Children's Book Week.  In honor of its 96th anniversary, I thought it would be fitting to share this list of some of my favorite children's books. I posted this list a few years ago, but I think it is worth sharing again. … [Read More...]

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Marvel’s Avengers Age of Ultron: Coloring Sheets Your Kids Will Love

The U.S. premiere of Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron is next week and I am so very excited. We have been on Avengers overload in my house. I think we have watched just about every iteration of Avengers available on Netflix and wherever else we find … [Read More...]

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Kid Friendly Crafts

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Gummy Bear Teacher Gift (Printable)

This post is sponsored by Haribo. All opinions are my … [Read More...]

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Southwestern Wreath – Christmas in the Desert

I have spent almost every Christmas of my life in the … [Read More...]

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Recipes and Food

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Grilled Chicken Teriyaki Strips and Coleslaw with Pineapple – School Lunch Elevated

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. … [Read More...]

Cucumber Ranch Pasta

Cucumber Ranch Pasta

I am so excited to be working with Hidden Valley Ranch … [Read More...]

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