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Top Kids Halloween Costumes

Kids Activities Blog 9/24 4:00A Chris
Halloween is always a fun, spooky time of year! From the costumes to the decorations to a haunted house, it s the one time of year where being scary is acceptable. For kids, it s another chance to...

Is Your Breakfast Everything You’ve Ever Wanted?

Kids Activities Blog 9/23 7:54A Brittanie
I think we all can agree that your breakfast has a direct effect on how the rest of your day will go. A half-fast and unappetizing breakfast can leave you feeling empty (literally) and like the rest...

Panda Coloring Pages for Kids

Kids Activities Blog 9/23 4:00A Natalie Cygan
If you love panda bears, then this panda coloring page is for you! If like other zoo animals as well, check out this gorilla coloring page . Coloring can be a very relaxing activity for not just...

5 Big & Juicy Burger Ideas!

Kids Activities Blog 9/23 1:00A Chris
It doesn t matter what time of year it is sometimes we all just need a big, juicy burger! It seems like there are so many ways to make a burger and so many options of what to put on top. Today on...

Protein Style Guacamole Burgers

Kids Activities Blog 9/22 6:09A Kyle Murray
Protein Style Guacamole Burgers  are a lean, filling and savory choice for lunch! If you like this recipe, check out this  subscription meal plan service , and if you sign up, use the code KAB20 for...

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Shelton Sings for Peace

In the Loop Kids (Education) 9/22 2:00P Anne Thomas
Students from Shelton School joined others around the world September 21st in observing the United Nations International Day of Peace.  Montessori schools worldwide banded together for a special Sing...

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Three Tips To Stop Bedtime Battles In Your House

In the Loop Kids (Health and Safety) 9/21 2:00P JoAnn Schauf
Every night your tweens body begs for sleep. And every night your child resists it. Its no fun. Here are three simple tips to make bedtime stress free to ensure a long nights sleep. Zoned zero for...

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Sarah's Stuffed Jalapenos

BubbleLife Recipe Box 9/21 3:03P Saffie Farris
This easy recipe became a BubbleLife favorite on our summer retreat.     Ingredients: 8 Jalapenos 1-8 package of cream cheese (softened - for an hour on the counter) 8oz...

Testing Away! by Ree

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 9/20 3:33A Ree
You may have read that we have announced the opening date of The Pioneer Woman Mercantile it s October 31! As such, I am a lunatic, running around like a crazy woman and checking things off my list....

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BLTA Ranch Tacos

Carrie Elle 9/23 3:29A Carrie
Let me tell you a story about the BLT Tacos they used to have at Taco Bell. This post contains affiliate links. I have never (ever, ever, EVER) purchased food from Taco Bell. EXCEPT. Except the BLT...

Fall Math for Kids: How Heavy is a Pumpkin?

Frugal Fun For Boys 9/22 2:54P Sarah
Here s a fun fall math activity for kids!  Build a simple PVC pipe balance that will allow kids to investigate the weight of a pumpkin.  And really, there is nothing...

Come Dream Big with Kate & Mim-Mim

7 on a Shoestring 9/21 8:04A Staci Salazar
When you have young children in the house, you often find yourself emerged in a world of animated characters and fun! Whether on the screen or off, there is evidence of that...

Fashion X Dallas Inspires Moms to Go from the PTA to the Runway

Mommy's Minivan Monologues 9/21 7:52A MommysMinivanMonologues
Moms are known as masters of versatility.  So when I transformed myself to go from the PTA to the fashion runway it took a pretty big leap even for me. That’s what happened when I recently attended my...

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Moviehouse & Eatery is now open in McKinney

My Crazy Savings 9/21 4:36P Courtney Solstad
Mckinney! Get ready! Something awesome is waiting for your family! Today, you can start purchasing tickets! My family is really excited and we are planning a family fun night...

Super Wubble Fun

My Crazy Savings 9/16 5:00A Courtney Solstad
My girls have been begging me for a few years now for a Super Wubble. The day finally arrived and they can t get enough of it! I was most excited to see how our little guy...

Walmart: Snapple $1.50 on rollback!

My Crazy Savings 9/15 3:35A Courtney Solstad
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SnappleRollback #CollectiveBias I get tired of drinking water all of...

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I Love My Friends But I’m Afraid To Spend Time With Them

Confessions of a Pastor's Family 9/21 3:43P Jennifer
The Lord giveth, and the Lord taketh away. People say that all the time, and that s how I felt about two years ago when a sweet friend called to tell me that her family was moving away. We had only...

There Is Only 'Us' ("Them" - Part 1)

Rob Carmack Words 9/21 1:31A Rob Carmack
This post is PART 1 of a blog series called "Them." Can I tell you a story about myself that I don’t love? As you read, please keep in mind that this story happened ten years...
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Bloomsy Box.

The Wiegands 9/19 2:19P CaseyWiegand
If you have followed me for awhile, you know my love of fresh flowers. I want our home to always be filled with beauty and color and life and flowers are such a sweet way to do that. I often joke that...

Moving Onward & Forward :: Andrea Howey [Ep 134]

God Centered Mom 9/18 7:17P Heather MacFadyen--interviews Sh
No matter what your life looks like right now, you have strengths to be used for a purpose greater than yourself. Today s guest, Andrea Howey, shares her own story of how God revealed a hidden talent...

Book Review: Finding God in the Waves

Rob Carmack Words 9/16 4:05A Rob Carmack
I first encountered Mike McHargue when I was rethinking my own faith. It’s funny to think about now, but it is almost as if he dropped out of the sky to help me just when I...

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7 Tips for Modern Halloween Decor

Crafty Texas Girls 9/20 10:41A Samantha Conner
Last week one pumpkin popped up in my house , so it only seemed fitting to break out the rest of the Halloween decorations. Halloween decor can be a bit tricky. I never want my house to look like it...

Fall Home Decor: Pumpkin Floral Arrangements

Crafty Texas Girls 9/16 11:10A Samantha Conner
Oh friends, if you are anywhere in the South, you know that Summer is not ready to give up. According to the calendar, Fall is knocking on the door. But Summer is being stubborn. Summer doesn t want...

TX Pinners Conference 2016

Crafty Texas Girls 9/13 9:42A Samantha Conner
Last week was so busy, but so fun. I attended and taught classes at the Texas Pinners Conference in Arlington. I was approached by my blog friend, Kristen Duke , a long time ago about presenting at...

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Friday Finds

Rage Against the Minivan 9/23 3:00P (lunareece)
1. Plaid Cinch Waist Shirtdress | The Gap 2. The Dessert Rose Clutch | Krochet Kids 3. Cinch Ballet Flats | The Gap 4. Molly's Bakeovers | 6 Bags of Cookies Made without Gluten, Dairy, Egg and Soy 5....

Extraordinary Family Friday: The Bennetts

Mommy Shorts 9/23 11:25A Mommy Shorts
When we first started looking for extraordinary families to tell their stories, I did not know who we would find or what their unique circumstances would be. One thing I quickly realized was how many...

A Few Things

Design Mom 9/23 9:17A Design Mom
Photo and text by Gabrielle. Hello, Friends. How are you? How was your week? Anything fun planned this weekend? At our house, I feel like we ve been going non-stop from the moment we got home from...

Sock Hops, Stomps & Friday Night Dances

Design Mom 9/22 11:52A Design Mom
By Gabrielle. Can we talk high school dances for a minute? Apparently, they are disappearing. Or have already disappeared when I wasn t looking. I grew-up in a town, St. George, Utah, that had a whole...

10 Ways You Know You’re a Remarkably Average Parent

Mommy Shorts 9/22 8:17A Mommy Shorts
I m going to keep this short and sweet. My book is coming out this Tuesday, September 27th!!! I can t believe how fast that date snuck up on me. If I ve ever made you laugh and you still haven t...

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