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Every car trunk should be armed with a fantastic picnic roll.  Picnics can be held anywhere, not just in grassy park but also at the beach, at an outdoor movie — and they are simply one of the best ways to enjoy the weather with your family.  Sheets and large

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I love the 4th of July holiday – it seems to be the most comparible national holiday to Australia Day, with every one heading to the beach to celebrate or lighting up a grill in their backyard. In the past we have spent this day either alone or amongst a

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1.  Haba Sand and Water Workshop Beach Toys $19.79  2.  SandSac Canvas Sand Bucket $16 3.  Green Toys EcoSaucer Flying Disc  $6  4.   Zoe b Anti-Plastic Beach Toys $19.99  5.  Senda Athletica Fair Trade Rio Futsal  $35.99 

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Over the last couple of months I have gathered together a nice little pile of peach recipes. It’s not like I have been sitting around tapping my fingers on my kitchen counter, waiting for peaches to come into season but you could say I have been getting a little impatient.

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Sonoma Wine Tours

Grandma has the kids or perhaps they are heading to summer camp and it’s just you and the husband (or girls).  Living in California, when I hear words like “babysitter” or “date night” or “road trip” my mind immediately gravitates towards a trip to wine country.  Even more than the

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Summer is in full swing and Tea Collection is here again with gorgeous dresses and outfits for the warm nights and even warmer days.   Tea has been bringing Bali to us since spring, now infusing the line with Bali Kuta Beach, a collection of breezy fabrics with bright beachy

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I’ve been on the hunt for the perfect car seat cover. Spring weather is here and as you all know, it gets hot out here in the desert. The problem is that most covers are made up of all material. To me, this means that there’s no air flow to

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peach and vanilla cobbler

We received a very nice gift a week ago – a box of peaches from one of Mr Man’s clients. It was a pleasant surprise because most gifts he brings home are quite corporate. They sat in our fridge waiting patiently for something to inspire me and finally over the

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Conjuring images of the roaring twenties, Posh Petti Designs lace rompers are just about the cutest thing in kids clothing I’ve seen in a while  EVER!  One of my favorite Etsy finds yet, these one piece lacy numbers are classic, yet entirely original. Made of nylon tricot and lace, my

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Time to enjoy that day off from the ol’ job (if you are lucky enough to still have one).  Grab some refreshing drinks, a gaggle of friends, and some farm fresh foods.  Let’s end this summer right.   Happy Labor Day from ITKM! Rhubarb Iced Tea Home-Ground Burgers

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