How to Start a Vegetable Garden

How to Start a Vegetable Garden

How to Start a Vegetable Garden Creating and maintaining a vegetable garden really cannot compete with the convenience of my local grocery store, so I am hard pressed to consider it a viable option. I feel like I am probably not the only one who wants to dive in, but is unsure how to get started and what to plant where and when. I cannot be the only one who is clueless and needs a breakdown on how to have a green thumb for dummies like me to be able to get started. Can I? ...

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20 Free Family Date Ideas Everyone Will Love!

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20 Free Family Date Ideas Everyone Will Love! Spring and Summer break will be here before you know it. That means we have to think of fun things to do with our kids! I personally love summer break. Not having to wake up early and getting to spend time with my kids makes me one happy mama. But that also means that we need ideas to keep everyone entertained and happy without breaking the bank. Which made me want to think of free family date ideas that family's can enjoy together without ...

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Spring Break Stay at Home Vacation Ideas for Kids

Spring Break Snackation and Stay at Home Vacation Ideas for Kids

It is that time of year. You know it is going to happen, and you need to be prepared. What am I talking about? Spring Break and it is around the corner. The kids are coming home for a week, and I need to think of educational things we can do together. I am also on a strict budget, so I needed stay at home vacation ideas for kids. I have a limited amount of time to prepare because I dropped the ball on being ready to work from home and have the kids home. The budget is a factor because we are ...

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12 Fun St Patricks Day Kids Crafts

St.Patricks Day Crafts

12 Fun St Patricks Day Kids Crafts Now that February is coming to a close it's time to welcome spring and the next upcoming holiday, St.Patrick's Day! St. Patrick's Day is one of my favorite holidays because my favorite color is green! And I'm also 1/4 Irish so it's fun to celebrate my ancestors history.  ...

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Stay At Home Dates

stay at home dates

Stay At Home Dates I often wonder what keeps a relationship alive other than love. The answer is making time for one another. I know time gets away from us and our lives are fill of all the things on our to do list but really we need to step back and clear a night to make time for the person that you promised to love forever. I have several posts on cheap date ideas.  This is a sampling of ideas to try at home. I take every Friday night and my husband and I go to the gym to swim together. ...

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DIY Snowman Donut On A Stick + Free Printable Dice Game!

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DIY Snowman Donut On A Stick + Free Printable Dice Game! Disclosure: This is a sponsored post brought to you buy Hostess, as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own :) DIY Snowman on a Stick- Do you know what my favorite part of the holiday are? Doing fun crafts with my kids! We are a crafting family all year long, but we kick it into high gear during the holidays. You can expect my kids to make homemade gifts, our house to be decorated, and for us to bring the most festive snacks ...

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10 Simple Halloween Crafts for Kids

Halloween Crafts for Kids

10 Simple Halloween Crafts for Kids Can you believe we are 2 weeks away from Halloween!? It seems like this year has just flown by. Halloween is a big holiday around my house and we love decorating, baking spooky treats and making fun crafts together as a family. I love finding inspiration for crafts from other awesome websites and doing them at home with my daughter and I thought you guys would too! So I wanted to share with you 10 Simple Halloween crafts for kids for you to do with your ...

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Financial Planning for Kids: The Envelope Project

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Financial Planning for Kids The Envelope Project Wow! Having kids is expensive. I know. You knew that. What you may not have realized is there is a way to control this expense. The answer seems odd but it is to let them control the expense. What am I talking about? I am talking about a method I recently tested and am still using. I have a budget like many of you mine may be smaller or it may be larger but it is dependent upon me sticking to it. I can't spend hundreds when I only have a ...

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Tips for Table Gardening

Table gardening is a great way to garden without a lot of work

Tips for Table Gardening What is table gardening? That is the question you may be asking right now. Well it is exactly what it sounds, you have a wooden table that is designed to be able to plant a small garden in it. It stands a little taller than waist high so it is easy to tend. There is a large basin that holds all of the soil. A table garden should come with a liner and dividers so you can plant several different vegetables. This is the Garden Table we purchased. It was so easy ...

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5 Spring Break Activities for Kids at Home

Spring Break Activities for Kids

Spring Break Activities for Kids at Home Ahhh, Spring Break. That wonderful time when the kids are home and you get to finally enjoy some of the nice Spring weather. It's also the time when boredom can get the best of you if you don't have somewhat of a plan. I try to plan ahead some fun Spring Break activities for kids at home. It definitely makes life a little bit easier and less stressful.After all, it's no fun for anyone when the kids have nothing to do! Here are 5 fun Spring Break ...

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