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Basic Rules of Etiquette My Kids Know (But Many Adults Obviously Don't)

5 Basic Rules of Etiquette My Kids Know (But Many Adults Obviously Don’t)

 "Children are natural mimics who act like their parents despite every effort to teach them good manners." - Author Unknown I give people a lot of grace most of the time. I am willing to overlook flaws and missteps, just as … [Read More...]

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Burt’s Bees Natural Products – Plus 5 Ways to Make a Guest Feel at Home

Many thanks to Datarank and Burt's Bees for their sponsorship of this post. Women spend a lot of time and concern over what we put into our bodies. Nutritionally savvy women try to avoid preservatives, artificial … [Read More...]

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National Geographic Earth Explorers: Fun and Learning for the Whole Family

My kiddos and I just got to preview a very exciting exhibit over at the Arizona Science Center called Earth Explorers. The traveling exhibit is presented by National Geographic in association with GES. My family really … [Read More...]

Taco Burger with Chipotle Mayo

Taco Burgers Plus Tips for Tailgating at Home

Many thanks to Walmart and Kingsford charcoal for their sponsorship of this post.  It's football season again and I am super excited because this is the first football season in my life that I have a big screen TV. Let me … [Read More...]

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Be Prepared! Family Boating Tips to Improve Your Day on the Water

I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Sea Tow. I received a promotional item to thank me for participating. I grew up going to the lake on a regular basis. I loved going to the lake, even … [Read More...]

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Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science

I was provided the opportunity to visit the Arizona Science Center and Lost Egypt exhibit through a campaign with Blended Extended. All opinions are my own. My family and I were recently invited to preview the Lost Egypt exhibit that is currently at … [Read More...]

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5 Things You Can Do Today That Will Make a Difference to Your Children

There is a lot of pressure on moms these days.  Maybe there always has been. But it seems that social media makes it so much harder to be a mom, or at least it can make a mom feel like she just isn't good enough. We question our methods, our … [Read More...]

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Taco Burger with Chipotle Mayo

Taco Burgers Plus Tips for Tailgating at Home

Many thanks to Walmart and Kingsford charcoal for their … [Read More...]

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Chipotle Mayo

As I get older I am discovering that my tastes continue … [Read More...]

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