Elf on the Shelf Ideas (Again)

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Elf on the Shelf Ideas (Again)If you love the idea of the Elf on the Shelf, but aren’t sure about where to begin, take a look at some of these fun poses you can try! Kids will love waking up each day and seeing what the elf is up to, and these ideas are some ...

Elf on the Shelf Alternatives

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By now most people have heard of the Elf on the Shelf.   I've even posted him on here....and Christopher PopinKins.  But they aren't the only elves in town.  Given that December is just a few weeks away and many of us have our elves arriving Thanksgiving night, I thought I'd share some of the OTHER elves I've ...

Fun Santa Claus Crafts

12 Fun Santa Claus Crafts

We love celebrating the 12 day of Christmas as we count down for the big day and all of the fun activities, gifts and parties to attend. This year you can create on of these great  Santa Claus Crafts fore each of the days of Christmas! Fun ornaments, decorations and more make this list perfect ...

Raw Veggie Challenge #V8VegOut!

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V8 is on a mission to get the world to step up their game when it comes to veggies, and This Mama Loves has graciously accepted the challenge! V8’s commitment to providing vegetables that match their consumers lifestyle needs has been an ever-evolving effort of over 75 years! Remember the original V8 Juice, that tasted ...

Marie Callender Comforts from Home

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This post brought to you by Marie Callender's. All opinions are 100% mine. Apple spice and pumpkin scents.   The sight of burnt red and orange leaves littering my entire neighborhood.   The smell of a hearty home cooked meal cooking in the oven.   These are just a few of the things that remind me of fall. And home. They ...

Vitamins to boost immunity

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It’s the time of year for colds again. It’s even worse when you have kids! The combination of the weather changing, pollen count, and being stuffed up in the house more often paired with the beginning of school and daily interaction with other germ spreading little creatures (aka children) makes it difficult to keep your ...

Best Photo Editing Apps

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You don't need a fancy DSLR camera to take great photos. You can create beautiful images with just your smartphone. How? By using photo editing apps! With these apps, you'll be able to edit photos, add filters, add text, and much more. Here are a few apps that are available on both iOS and Android ...

Mr. Peabody Pretzels

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The excitement was palpable in my house over the weekend because “Mr. Peabody and Sherman” was released on DVD last week, which became the perfect choice for our Friday family movie night! I decided to have a little extra fun and make this movie night into a viewing party with the kids’ friends. We enjoyed our ...

Hosting a {Family Friendly} Oktoberfest Party

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Does your family love to get together and party?   We do!   Any reason that we can get together and spend some time together is a good enough reason for us! While there are tons of holidays throughout the year that give us reason to celebrate, some are just more fun than others.   Oktoberfest is one of those!   What’s Oktoberfest?   This ...

Mocha Cornflake No Bake Cookies

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I found a fun, quick and simple little treat that will satisfy your sweet tooth and may even give you a little pep in your step! A little bit of coffee adds a great mocha flavor to these no bake cookies. Mocha Cornflake Cookies Ingredients - 4 cups cornflakes, any brand 1/3 cup light corn syrup 4 tbs. ...