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Tree of Cranes

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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Tea Collection
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We’re all in a mad dash now to finish (or start) our holiday shopping. I know that I just recently scheduled a photo session for some family portraits. I was pretty excited that I have TWO kids to photograph this year on our holiday cards. I’ve been waiting a very

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DIY holiday tabletop trees

(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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gifts for girls to inspire creativity
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 …and they are all $20 and under! 1. Rosie Flo’s Coloring Fashion Show $12.50 2. Alex Toys Friends 4 Ever Bracelet Making Kit $20 3. Aladine Themed Rubber Stamps $11 4. Djeco Folded Paper Toy Kit, Kokeshis $9.99 5. Juratoys Magnetibook Girl’s Outfits $14.99

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tadpole and lily boy ties

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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paper culture holiday cards

It is that time of year again!  Time to get those family photos taken, design and order the Christmas cards and ship them off to the far corners of your family.  Our extended family lives on another coast so things like holiday cards are very big deals.  Being the eco-consious

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Kids Tablets under 200
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    1. Tabeo 7 Inch Kids Tablet $199.99 2. LeapFrog LeapPad2 Explorer $99 3. MEEP! Android 4.0 Kids Tablet $150 4. Fuhu NABI 7-Inch Tablet$199.99 5. VTech InnoTab 2 Tablet $69.99  

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Bears Says Thanks

Take advantage of this time to reflect and give thanks for all we have with Bear Says Thanks.  Thanksgiving is not a holiday known for its commercialization, and that is a good thing.  This also makes it a more abstract holiday for kids to grasp.  There are no wrapped presents,

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Mona Melisa Haunted House peel and play

Make Halloween decorating more interactive with the Peel and Play Haunted House from Mona Melisa Designs.  These fabric decals can be stuck and unstuck to create spooky scenes on your wall year after year.  The adorable, modern design lends well to your existing decor, creating a backdrop your kids will

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Halloween treats for kids

  The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle Pumpkin Pops Lizzy B Bakes Chevron Pumpkin Cookies The Idea Room Rice Krispie Bar Halloween Ghosts Inspire Co. Dem Bones Jelly Shot Test Kitchen Candy Corn Jello Sunset Meringue Ghosts The Dragon’s Kitchen Witch’s Broomstick Cookies Jelly Shot Test Kitchen Jellied Eyeballs Domesticali Caramel

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