Preserving digital memories

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I am going to admit here and now I'm horrible about printing our photos.  Going back since our oldest was born? I could easily guess we have over 10,000 photos I have not printed.  I'm pretty sure we wouldn't print all of them, but I've printed almost NONE of them.  It's not deliberate- but as ...

Getting stains out of clothes

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We are a sports family, through and through. My children absolutely love to participate in sports and activities. Although it does take a lot of ripping and running on my Husband and I's part, we love them being able to participate in the activities they love as well. You know what DOESN'T love all of their ...

What do I need to know about tires? #SACRoadWarriors #RoadRules #CarCare

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We all, all, at some point in time, rely on tires. Maybe we don't use our own tires, maybe we don't even ride in vehicles. But something we purchase does, or a service we use relies on tire.  They are kind of a BIG deal in the world of auto safety. If your tires go bad, ...

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 ...

Delta Temp2O Shower Head #DeltaFaucet #HappiMess #giveaway

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Life gets messy.  In my house, kids get messy.  Really messy. Truthfully, we all do, especially when we play together, which is something we put a lot of emphasis on. Weather permitting, we play outside together before and/or after dinner each day. Even if it's raining or snowing. We figure it's more important to be ...

How to Host a Quick & Easy Breakfast #DeltaFaucet #HappiMess

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I see some of my girlfriends almost daily.  Those who have kids at the same school and/or in the same activities- I see them frequently.  What I've realized lately is that although I see them regularly, we don't really get to spend much time together, as friends.  We're together as parents, because of a shared ...

Give yourself a break and let someone else worry

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Doesn’t fall just seem like a time to breathe again? I love the carefreeness and fun of the summer, but the return of structure that comes with back to school is not unappreciated. If you aren’t feeling the structure in your life yet, there are a couple of things to get in the groove of ...

Hello, love. #HelloKeurig #Giveaway

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Ask my kids what happens before mommy has coffee in the morning.  All three will tell you that NOTHING happens before mommy has coffee.  I've often heard whispered conversations trying to figure out if I have indeed had any or all of my first cup of coffee, or if the question is better left unasked ...

Fall Allergy Cleaning Checklist

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Fall is here, and if you’re like me you worry about allergy season. When the seasons change, my family finds ours flaring up often. In the past, we’ve been reactive and scurried around to find solutions for our horrible allergies. We quickly learned the importance of being proactive when it comes to combating them! There ...

Time saving tips for kitchen cleanup #EasyCookingwithPAM

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There are many things that I would rather spend my time on than kitchen cleanup.  Especially given my um.... propensity for incidents, there are often extra things that need attention when I'm done prepping a recipe or a whole meal. I'll do ANYTHING to save time when I've got kitchen cleanup duty! ...