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christmastoddler

These 5 Christmas gift ideas for toddlers is part of a sponsored post on behalf of SocialStars and Playskool. #PlayskoolCrew When my mom sent me the text asking for the kids’ Christmas lists, I panicked.  What do I get my almost 3 year old for Christmas?  Toddlers are not easy to shop for

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christmasrecipeswinter

This year flew by and with Thanksgiving this week, Christmas purchases and planning has commenced in my house.  Today, I woke up with a strong desire to use my bundt pan in a very Christmasy way, so I headed to the store for ingredients that remind me of the magical

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christmaswinter

This how to decorate a desert yard for Christmas has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BIGseason #BigLots #CollectiveBias .. Nothing says Christmas like 80 degrees and palm trees, right?  No, not so much.  When you move to the desert, you give up a few things

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christmasdecor

decorate a desert yard for Christmas has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BIGseason #BigLots #CollectiveBias Nothing says Christmas like 80 degrees and palm trees, right?  No, not so much.  When you move to the desert, you give up a few things like changing leaves,

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christmasentertainingholidayrecipes

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dr Pepper Snapple Group for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Merry Christmas Eve, ya’ll!! I’m posting today during my holiday break to share my Caribbean Christmas Punch. Had enough pumpkin, peppermint and egg nog? Me too. I created

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homemade poptarts
christmashealth and nutritionhealthy snackrecipesValentine's Day

This Cranberry and Goat Cheese Toaster Tarts post is part of the SPLENDA® 365 SWEET SWAPS™ Blogger Program by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC and The Motherhood, who sent me products and compensated me for my time. We have a tradition in our house every Christmas morning of eating homemade toaster tarts. 

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christmascreativegamesholidayimaginative playkidsplushstocking stufferstoyswinter

Christmas is less than 6 weeks away – say whaaat? I know, I’m panicking too.  My daughter is tough this year.  She only wants one thing – an Xbox ONE and more games.  I’ve been begging her to make a more extensive list to give me, Santa and grandma more

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mini chicken pot pies
christmasfoodkidsrecipes

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Frozen Food Foundation for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve been known to over-complicate a dish, and I’m still guilty of that when I think I have the time, but I do like to pick my culinary

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#timetobelieve
christmasdessertseasterfoodholidayrecipesValentine's Day

A friend of mine who grew up in Australia shared a Melting Moments recipe with me a few years back.  Melting Moments are very popular in Australia and for her, very nostalgic.  She shared the recipe around Christmastime and every since I’ve made them for the holidays, but they are

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creamy peppermintini #sweetnlowstarss
christmasentertainingholidaymomValentine's Daywinter

This Skinny Creamy Peppermintini Peppermint Martini recipe is part of a sponsored post for SocialStars #SweetNLowStars Now that Halloween has passed, I’ve moved on to thinking about Christmas.  YES, I know Thanksgiving has yet to come, but Christmas requires much more planning — and, let’s confess — it’s hard to

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