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autumncraftsDIYhalloween

One of the things I love most about my home is that it has a front courtyard.  It is the perfect outdoor area to decorate for the seasons and it is gated, so I don’t have to worry about anything going missing or being broken.  For fall, I decided to go

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DIYhalloweenrecipes

This haunted mirror DIY, shattered sugar glass, chocolate bark shards and Boo Beer Punch Halloween party has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BOOItForward #CollectiveBias Halloween is such a fun time of year as it calls for creativity – no idea too

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bathfather's day

I compiled my top tips and hints for photographing kids at bath time and used JOHNSON’S® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #johnsonspartners #SoMuchMore Father’s Day weekend is here so bring out the cameras!  Often we parents are stuck behind the lens and it is important to remember

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foodie mom mother's day gifts
bakingMother's Day

Where my foodies at? I know when my husband asked me what I wanted for Mother’s Day, my mind went straight to the kitchen.  Moms naturally think about gifts for themselves that benefit the whole family… that’s just the way we are, but my top Mothers Day gifts today are

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holidayrecipes

I am a brand ambassador for Hamilton Beach and receive products you see here and others to facilitate my posts; all opinions are mine exclusively.   What to do with all that left over Cinco de Mayo tequila??  I never struggle with that question, but if you do, here is

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Mother's Daytravel

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Groupon for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Many men struggle when it comes to choosing gifts for women, especially year after year. You don’t want to just give the same thing as last year, right? (That rule doesn’t

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easterpopularrecipes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ChooseSmart #CollectiveBias Back in the South where I am originally from, we have this very special cake that is made for all types of celebrations.  It is… The Hummingbird Cake.  Its origins are

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#disneyeaster
disneyDIYeaster

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DisneyEaster #CollectiveBias Today we are thinking outside the Easter basket!  Every Easter since my daughter was born 8 years ago, she has had a different Easter basket.  It never started out as an

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#EasterEssentials
easterrecipes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EasterEssentials #CollectiveBias I am so happy that spring is nearly here!  The weather is getting so warm here in the desert, outside is paradise and it has put me in the entertaining mood.

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game day wing bar
game dayrecipes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ChooseSmart #CollectiveBias It’s March and you know what that means.  Game Day.  When I first met my husband I was in college and game day to me meant an excuse to day drink. 

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