Back to School Gifts for Preschool Teachers

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Back to School Gifts for Preschool Teachers Looking for an simple inexpensive back to school gifts for preschool teachers this year? Why not give them a gift of magic eraser cleaning sponges. The sponges are an excellent way to clean up stray crayon marks, dry paint that was missed during clean up, or marker ink that isn't where it is supposed to be. If you order the sponges in bulk from sites like Amazon or spongeoutlet.com then it is really an inexpensive gift that will be VERY much ...

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Manuka Honey Chicken Marinade Recipe

Best Chicken Marinade Recipe with Manuka Honey

Snack to School with Manuka Honey Products The secret to a great treat is trying something new that is made with quality ingredients. The Pacific Resources International company brings the best products to their consumer at affordable prices. I am a "home" cook with gourmet taste buds. I was so impressed by the products that ShopPRI.com sent me that I set out to make an easy to follow recipe that tasted amazing. I used their Manuka Honey in my chicken recipe it is divine. Did you know that ...

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Instapot Pot Roast Recipe

Instapot Pot Roast Recipe

Instapot Pot Roast Recipe Some of you might have already heard about how much I love my instapot! It has easily become one of my favorite cooking tools. It's like a crock pot, expect 20 times faster! What mom doesn't love easy meals right? This week I tried my hand at making Instapot Pot Roast! Now I'll admit, it isn't the prettiest dish out there (obviously) but man did it taste good! It's nice and hot, the meat was tender and the veggies were full of flavor. And the best part? It took ...

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How to Make a Candlestick Picture Frame

DIY candlestick picture frame

How to Make a Candlestick Picture Frame School is back in session, which means I have some time to myself during the day to do, well, whatever I want to do. And one thing I love to do when I have some time alone is craft! I make things for around my house, DIY organization items, stuff I know my kid will love, and my personal favorite, gifts! I love making homemade gifts for family and friends for the holidays. And I also like getting a jump start on those gifts rather than waiting until ...

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How many white glue sticks does one kid really need?

How many white glue sticks does one kid really need

Ok, let's be honest with each other for a minute. When you get your student's school supply list what is the first thing that pops out of you mouth? "How many white glue sticks does one kid really need?" If you don;t say it out loud you know you are thinking it. Well, let me tell you the honest answer. A LOT!   How many white glue sticks does one kid really need? ...

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25 Ways to Use Coffee Filters Instead of Paper Towels

Ways to Use Coffee Filters

25 Ways to Use Coffee Filters Instead of Paper Towels For those that have read my articles before, you know how important saving money is to me. I am all about being frugal and cutting corners where I can while still living comfortably. So when I hear about a frugal tip I just have to share them with you! Have you ever heard of using coffee filters instead of paper towels?  I know it sounds crazy, but it totally works AND saves money!Q I have mentioned previously how we have gone to cloth ...

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Instapot Baked Apples Recipe

instapot baked apples recipe

Instapot Baked Apples Recipe Ever just get that craving for something sweet late at night but you don't want to spend the time making something (or eat so many calories late at night)? Me too! Some of you know that I love my Instapot, mostly for easy weeknight dinners, but as I have recently discovered it's easy to make super awesome desserts in it too! My little family loves all things apples. Applesauce, apple slices, apple pie, all of it. So naturally I had to try out some Instapot Baked ...

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