Stay At Home Dates

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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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4 Free Valentine’s Day Printables

Valentine's Day Printables

4 Free Valentine's Day Printables Happy Valentine's Week everyone! Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays! Who doesn't love love right!? Love and candy, roses, and parties are all the fun things about Valentine's Day. My daughter is having a Valentine's Day party at school at the end of the week and all the parents were asked to think of something fun for the kids to do. I thought I would make some fun Valentine's Day Printables for her class and share them with you guys! ...

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DIY Paper Flower Tissue

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DIY Paper Flower Tissue   If you are looking for a fun (and easy) spring craft to make, then you should give these DIY Paper Flower Tissue a try! My daughter said she wanted something "pretty and colorful" for our entertainment center, and suggested flowers. I love flowers but I have to admit, a green thumb I do not have, and flowers die quickly around here. Then I remembered some super cute DIY paper flower tissue  that I had made for my wedding and thought those would be perfect! ...

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Spring Crafts for Kids

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Spring Crafts For Kids   My daughter has a crafting gene and is always on the lookout for craft projects she can create. With the weather changing she is into thing with bright colors and relevant to the nice Spring weather. We were recently at the Dollar Tree and she was browsing in the craft section when she came up with the idea to create this Spring Crafts for Kids Door Sign. The best part is it costs under $5 to make so it is very inexpensive to make and it brightened up her ...

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Cheap Home Security

cheap home security

Cheap Home Security I will admit that my when my husband travels for work I am a little concerned about the safety of our home. I came up with some inexpensive ways to protect your home and those inside. It was 10 years ago almost and I was home alone in a state that I didn't know anyone. I was eight month pregnant and someone came to my door and rang the bell. It was late at night and you do not just happen upon my home. I freaked out. I called the police and had them look all over for the ...

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