How to Be a Light This Christmas
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How to Be a Light This Christmas

The following post is from Amanda of OhAmanda.com and Impress Your Kids: As I sat down to write this Christmas-themed post, I read the news about the school shooting in Connecticut. It's only been a few hours since it began and people everywhere are grieving. In such a happy, magical time of year, there is…

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Preparing Your Home for the Holidays: Bathrooms
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Preparing Your Home for the Holidays: Bathrooms

Tara from Deal Seeking Mom and I have teamed up to bring you a special series over the next two weeks called Preparing Your Home for the Holidays. Join us as we clean and declutter so that we can fully enjoy the holiday season without being distracted by dirt and clutter. I'll be sharing tips for…

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Simple Christmas Gifts for Your Little Angels This Holiday Season
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Simple Christmas Gifts for Your Little Angels This Holiday Season

While the festive season can often be incredibly stressful, it’s important not to forget the important things. Most parents will tell you the look on their child’s face when they see that Santa has been making all the stress of holiday prep worthwhile. Even with smaller children, the look of wonder on their little faces…

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How our family is celebrating advent this year

If I was a good blogger, I would have written this post weeks ago when you were thinking about and planning your own advent season. Instead...I'm sharing it today, two days into advent! If you already have a plan for advent, I hope this will give you ideas for next year rather than pressure to…

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Snowman Soap Bottle Kid Craft
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Snowman Soap Bottle Kid Craft

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: During the winter lots of germs are passed around and we are constantly washing our hands. I thought it would be fun to make some snowman decorated soap bottles with my kids to give out to our neighbors for the holidays and all winter long. After…

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A No-Gift Christmas with Kids

The following post is from Rachel of The Minimalist Mom: Heather Greenwood Davis's family is having their second no gift Christmas. Heather and her husband took their two sons on an around the world adventure for a year and living out of backpacks changed their views on what they really need. Not only because they…

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Gifts for Women {2013 Holiday Gift Guide}

This week I'm sharing my 2013 Holiday Gift Guide, with tons of ideas for everyone on your shopping list. I don't know about you, but putting together a Christmas wishlist for myself isn't easy! That said, here are some great gift ideas I've come across this holiday season that would make thoughtful gifts for the…

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Stocking Stuffers {2013 Holiday Gift Guide}

This week I'm sharing my 2013 Holiday Gift Guide, with tons of ideas for everyone on your shopping list. I really love stockings, and we usually save a good amount of our kids' Christmas budget for filling their stockings with new art supplies, toiletries, photos, etc. I also love to fill my husband's stocking, and…

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Gifts for Men {2013 Holiday Gift Guide}

This week I'm sharing my 2013 Holiday Gift Guide, with tons of ideas for everyone on your shopping list. Whether you're shopping for your husband, father or brother, here are some ideas for Christmas gifts for the men in your life:   1. the golfer :: garmin approach s2 gps golf watch with worldwide courses…

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Gifts for Big Kids {2013 Holiday Gift Guide}

This week I'm sharing my 2013 Holiday Gift Guide, with tons of ideas for everyone on your shopping list. For the past few years, we've focused on group gifts for our girls -- a train table and tracks, a marble run set, an indoor play house, etc. They still get plenty of individual presents from…

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