Favorite Things Giveaway Summer Hop #favoritethings

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Over the winter I participated in a Favorite Things giveaway hop.  I decided to join with some of my favorite blogging friends for a My Favorite Things Giveaway Hop again for a summer version! These prize packages are put together by us for YOU and are filled with our favorite things! Ready for some fun!?  ...

Small living space design: Living Room

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I am so excited to tell you all that our tough-to-decorate living room is now functional- and BEAUTIFUL. Small living space design is possible- it's just something you  need to be (very) creative with. Our once awkward living room space that was short on style, function and seating is now beautiful, functional and has plenty ...

Glazed Pumpkin Bread Recipe #PumpkinCan

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This post brought to you by LIBBY’S Pumpkin. All opinions are 100% mine. We are right back in the swing of activities now that summer is here.  Swim team, swim lessons and tennis lessons are daily for each of my 3 kids for the next 6 weeks.  We are on the GO and not always ...

On the go first aid #PuracynFirst

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On the go first aid is not always something we stop to consider. Honestly, if it wasn't for my husband being safety man, I'd probably not be prepared often on the go.  He's always been insistent that each of our vehicles have a well-stocked first aid kit. Which we do.  But I usually leave it ...

5 Reasons to Choose a Video Baby Monitor #VTechSafeandSound

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Every parent has wished for eyes in the back of their head, usually on a daily (or hourly basis).  We’ve all often wished we could be in two places at once as well.  A Video Baby Monitor can help you out on both of those wishes!  Life is busy, and we need to stop, look, ...

Fresh Balsamic Strawberry Topping

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It is strawberry picking season in Connecticut.  My son and I went yesterday and picked about 10 pounds of fresh strawberries.  There is nothing like the taste of fresh picked strawberries.  But, as usual, our enthusiasm for picking turned in to a need to use the strawberries before they go bad.  Luckily, I was sent ...

4 reasons to visit American Girl Stores this summer

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When my niece Sam was 8, I slept over her house on Christmas Eve.  When we got up Christmas morning, she was over the moon delighted to find that Santa had left her her very own Samantha Parkington American Girl® doll.  That was about 20 years ago, and my sweet little Sam will be marrying her ...

Is dog weight loss possible? #perfectweight #sciencediet

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Dealing with being overweight is hard for an adult. We have to be motivated to change. Consciously change our eating habits. What happens, however, when the person overweight is of a different breed. Did you know the negative health effects that excessive weight cause for humans, affect our four-legged friends as well? This was the ...

Healthy cat food #WellnessPetFood

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When we speak about four legged friends, we are usually referring to dogs. What about our feline friends, however? My cats are just as much a part of my family as the dogs, and I love them like they’re my children (which they are). That’s why I love the month of June! June is #AdoptACatMonth. ...

4 ways to get your family to drink more water

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Keeping your family hydrated properly is an important daily task.  There are so many energy drinks, sodas and juices on the market but the best way to get hydrated is with water.  Yep.  Water.  It's what our bodies need! 4 ways to get your family to drink more water Set an Example Some days I really want to ...