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Game Day Fashion – Seven Simple Looks for College Football Tailgating

  Despite the fact that I'm missing my daughter as she starts her first year of college 2000 miles away, I am loving reliving my own college days through her. I loved college! Fall is one of … [Read More...]

Devils Tower National Monument – #PSF Give Me Your Best Shot

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  It feels like a lifetime since we stopped at Devils Tower in Wyoming. My husband has wanted to see Devil's Tower in person since he was a kid who loved the movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and it just happened to be on the road between Mount Rushmore and Yellowstone as we made our way across the … [Read More...]

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip #ProudOfIt #ad

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  This recipe for Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip is brought to you by MIRACLE WHIP but all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. It's hard to believe we've reached the end of summer! I don't know about you, but we aren't ready to let summer go without a little bit of a fight...or a party. Yes, I think a party is exactly what the … [Read More...]

Saving Money on Car Insurance Coverage

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  As a mother with a college-aged daughter who is also a driver, along with a 10th grade daughter who will be learning to drive in the next year, saving money on car insurance is a big deal. This is a sponsored post guest post. Thoughts expressed within the post align with my own. Managing personal finances can be challenging during … [Read More...]

100% All-Natural Family Adventure #GCFLnofilter

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. As summer comes to a close and the kids head back to school, I am reminded why I love summer so much.  Sleeping in, spending quality AND quantity time with family and friends, being adventurous...there is so much about summer … [Read More...]

Yes, We Are Back to School! #WW

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  The kids are so excited to be back to school! I am full of mixed emotions. I'm not quite ready for the summer to be over and to have the kids gone all day...especially as my oldest daughter starts her first year of college 2000 miles away from home!   4th Grade (with math at the middle school)   6th Grade (first … [Read More...]

Breakfast for Dinner Recipe Collection #Foodie

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  Some of the best foods in the world are breakfast foods....but I don't really love cooking so early in the morning. My solution? Eat my favorite breakfast foods for dinner! It's one of our family's favorite dinners to make regularly. I pulled this Foodie collection together this week and can't wait to try some of these recipes. This post … [Read More...]

Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Activity Sheets

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Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day was - no joke - one of my favorite picture books as a kid. My mom probably read it to me dozens and dozens of times. Alexander was so relatable....I mean, how many of us didn't have a rotten day every now and then? I am so excited to share these printable activity sheets with you guys. … [Read More...]

Blast Back to School with a Giveaway! #MyMemoryLane

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  This blast back to school giveaway is sponsored by YesVideo. All thoughts are my own. It's hard to believe that in just a matter of a few days, my kids will be back in school for a brand new school year. Our summer has been a whirlwind of fun and adventure...and I'm not sure that any of us are quite ready to jump back in to … [Read More...]

This is Where I Leave You Book Club #TIWILY

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  This post is sponsored by Warner Bros. Pictures’ THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU, but all thoughts are my own. When I was offered the chance to check out the book This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper before the movie comes out on September 19, I chuckled at the timeliness. Why is this book and movie so timely? I've just spent the … [Read More...]

One Last Night with My Siblings #PSF

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  Today's post is going to be short because I'm currently packing up to make the return trip home to Maryland after being gone all summer. My emotions are running high right now...I'll be leaving my oldest daughter in this state as we drive across the country and I won't be seeing her again until December. I've had a full, thoroughly … [Read More...]

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Devils Tower National Monument…

Devils Tower National Monument Wyoming

  It feels like a lifetime since we stopped at Devils Tower in Wyoming. My husband has … [Read More...]

Yes, We Are Back to School!…

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  The kids are so excited to be back to school! I am full of mixed emotions. I'm not quite … [Read More...]

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And a New Stage of Motherhood…

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  On Monday, I dropped my oldest daughter off at her college apartment. I've entered a new … [Read More...]

How to Raise Confident Cooks…

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When I was growing up, I had certain responsibilities in the kitchen. Mom always had me take a turn … [Read More...]

Harmony College East 2014 #PSF…

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  I never really dreamed of becoming a soccer mom. I don't have much interest in team … [Read More...]

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Recipes

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke…

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  This recipe for Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip is brought to you by MIRACLE WHIP but all … [Read More...]

Breakfast for Dinner Recipe…

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  Some of the best foods in the world are breakfast foods....but I don't really love cooking … [Read More...]

School Night Tacos…

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Giveaways

Blast Back to School with a…

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  This blast back to school giveaway is sponsored by YesVideo. All thoughts are my … [Read More...]

See Dirty Dancing: The Classic…

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  I was 13 years old in 1987 when Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey danced across the screen … [Read More...]

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  As much as I LOVE shopping (and I really do) sometimes it's nice to shop from the comfort … [Read More...]

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