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Like Father, Like Son

Weekend reading: November 22, 2014

From Instagram: Every morning I find them sleeping in the same position as each other…sometimes on their sides, sometimes on their backs. It’s too much! Little man started walking last night, not just with one step, but with one, two, three, four steps. It’s pretty much the cutest thing I’ve ever seen (especially because he’s still so […]


Why Schoola is now my number one stop for kids clothing

A few weeks ago Kristen at The Frugal Girl shared the new children’s clothing site, Schoola, and I immediately hopped over to check it out. The premise is this: families donate gently used clothing to Schoola on behalf of their schools. You buy the clothes online at consignment shop prices and 40% of the proceeds are donated […]

Pinecone Bird Feeder

Pinecone bird feeder {101 Days of Christmas}

We made these bird feeders with our American Heritage Girl troop for the girls to hang on the tree branches around our house. There’s nothing especially Christmas-y about this project, I suppose, but I love the idea of making little gifts for our feathered friends at Christmas and throughout the winter! Supplies: pinecones wire peanut butter bird seed […]

Easy Apple Cheese Danish Squares |

Easy apple cheese danish squares

The following post is from Shaina of Food for My Family and Olmanson Photography: Sweetened cream cheese, cinnamon-spiced apples, crispy pastry crust. There is nothing not to like about this recipe for danish squares. There’s a turkey in the oven, right alongside a pan of au gratin potatoes, and when those are pulled out, sweet […]