Farm Day 2014

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Farm Days would be more accurate since we visited two days in a row! We love Gullion Farms and make it a point to visit each time they are open to the public. Sweet T even had her birthday party there this year! The kids cannot get enough of the corn bin   And Gus […]

Mom Guilt Bingo

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Feeling some mom guilt today? Of course you are! Let’s make a game of it. Mom Guilt Bingo is perfect for Mom’s night out, where you’re already feeling guilty for enjoying the break you are taking from the kids. Everyone gets a free space for looking at their phone at the park. If you have not used your phone at […]

7 Tips for an Epic Picnic {$50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway #CleanItForward}

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School may be starting back, but that doesn’t mean summer is over. Nature didn’t get the memo that the kids are in school and fall clothing in is stores. That means it’s still picnic time! Tips for a Picnic 1. Leave the kids at home. KIDDING! Sort of. The last time we attempted a picnic […]

Southerners in the Snow

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Today is a snow day here in the Tennessee Valley. There’s nothing like watching Southerners in the snow. We’re not ashamed of our excitement over a few flakes!  Accumulation happens infrequently so we always make the most of it. How? We attempt to drive in it We rush outdoors half naked. It might melt away […]

Christmas Scavenger Hunt Riddles

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My first set of Christmas Scavenger Hunt Riddles was so popular I’ve had requests to create another scavenger hunt. This Christmas treasure hunt is appropriate for adults and for kids and utilizes items found in almost every home. It’s perfect for a gift that’s too large or awkward to wrap or just to do for the pure fun […]

The Thrift Store Game

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Lest you think all we did on our girl’s getaway to Atlanta was eat amazing food, I wanted to tell you about one of the most memorable activities of our trip. The thrift store game! It’s perfect for youth groups or crazy moms like us who are celebrating being away from their children by acting […]

DIY Pumpkin Pie Sugar Scrub

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As the heat comes to an end and you reach for your favorite seasonal latte from Starbucks, let Indie Lee, creator of the eco-chic and all-natural skincare line, soothe your sun drenched skin and give you a flawless fall complexion with her DIY Pumpkin Pie Sugar Scrub. Inspired by the Indie Lee fan favorite Coconut […]

Curious George Birthday Party (Sweet T Turns Three!)

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Sweet T is obsessed with Curious George so naturally she celebrated turning 3 with a Curious George birthday party. We kept things simple by only inviting a few family members and making sure Sweet T and Gus were the only small children present. I made the cupcakes from a cake mix and frosted them using […]

Beach Party Theme

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Our MOPS group kicked off its first meeting last week. Since this year’s theme is “Plunge In,” the ladies came up with a beach party theme that was put together so well. Where did they come up with all these beach party ideas? While I was excited to reconnect with friends and see some new […]

Cake Pop #Fail

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Today kids, we’re going to learn how to make cake pops. *snort* My friend Lexi and I decided to attempt them together. Actually I decided to make cake pops and wreck her kitchen to do it. Details, details. Everything started off fine. Her husband even came in at this point in the process, stole sampled […]