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christmasholidayNew Year's Eve

It is time to get those holiday cards designed, printed and mailed out to your loved ones.  Don’t be the slacker whose card arrives closer to New Year’s day than Christmas (never me *cough*.  For high quality Christmas cards that set you apart from the rest, check out the fab

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I have just as much fun searching for Christmas Eve/morning pajamas as I do the Christmas dress.  Having a Christmas pajama tradition is an easy way to sneak in a practical gift each year… something the kiddos actually need.  Not only are they fun as gifts the night before the

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Tree of Cranes
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I’m kicking off our 24 Days of Christmas Books with my favorite Christmas book, Tree of Cranes.  Had you asked me before being introduced to Tree of Cranes, I would not have been able to tell you my favorite as there are so many wonderful ones for the holidays.  But,

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DIY holiday tabletop trees
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(top row) BHG Felt Rosette Trees    In My Own Style Ornament Trees   Good Housekeeping Pinecone Trees (bottom row) Pink Suede Shoe Cardstock Advent Trees   Sparkle Pants Girls Layered Ribbon Trees   BHG Tinsel Piper Trees (top row) BHG Glass Ball Topiaries   My Home My Stye Wire Trees   The Celebration Shoppe Glitter

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tadpole and lily boy ties
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I must admit, after 5, nearly 6 years of princesses and tea parties, the idea of a boy scares me a bit.  My world has revolved around my daughter and everything daughters need and want.  So with a boy on the way, I’m a bit at a loss with how

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Birthday Partychristmasentertaining

With Christmas creeping up on us, I couldn’t resist featuring this North Pole Baking Party created by Anders Ruff Customs designed and featured over at Kara’s Party Ideas was a must feature. Ok, so this wasn’t really a birthday party, but it’s still so much fun. Imagine adding this to

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christmascraftsdecorDIYholiday

Oh how I love to decorate this season with winter trees!  No matter your religion or style, I think trees are a fun decor.  I typically do not like the look of the purchasable faux mini trees.  Here are a few great DIY ideas for creating you own: From Little

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christmasDIYholidayTop 5

1.  Clothespins Holding Christmas Packages   2.  Tree Houses  3.  Pennants  4. Elegant Ornaments (instead of presents, each day you place a new ornament on your tree!)  5.  Little Pails

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christmascraftsdecorDIY

For years I have been making my own wreaths especially after seeing how much they cost and how inexpensively I can make them myself. Making wreaths is also fun to do with your children and family. Nothing beats hanging up a wreath on your front door after making it all

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Back to School and you know what that means–massive fundraising events.  Stay away from the candybars, gourmet lollipops, snacks, and cookie dough tubs–yes, these are all popular fundraising programs used in our schools.  Do you notice a trend there, because I do–fat and sugar.  In a time where childhood obesity

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