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Picnic Ideas for Teddy Bears Picnic

Picnic Ideas for Teddy Bears Picnic

We love picnics! As the weather has warmed my daughter has become slightly obsessed with picnics. We will often take our picnic blanket out in the backyard to a shady spot and enjoy our lunch outdoors. On the weekend we can often be found headed 

Father’s Day Ideas That Will Make Him Feel Appreciated

Father’s Day Ideas That Will Make Him Feel Appreciated

My dad is the best! He was a very involved father by modern standards much less by 1980’s standards. He got up at 5am to take me to swim practice. He was at every swim meet cheering me on, even if it meant leaving work 

5 Thanksgiving Family Traditions to start this year for a meaningful holiday

5 Thanksgiving Family Traditions to start this year for a meaningful holiday

Think back to your childhood, most likely you have traditions you remember. Maybe you’ve carried these into your family today. When I was growing up many of our holiday traditions centered on baking. My mother and grandmother loved to bake. One of our Thanksgiving family 

Harvest festival activities to do at home that your kids will love

Harvest festival activities to do at home that your kids will love

A time honored tradition for many families is attending a Harvest Festival. A night filled with games, treats, and more where kids can show off their costumes before Halloween arrives. Unfortunately this year, many places won’t be having their usual harvest festivals. But don’t worry, 

Best Fall flavors to enjoy right now: Recipes and Trader Joe’s favorites

Best Fall flavors to enjoy right now: Recipes and Trader Joe’s favorites

I’ve got Fall on the brain even if the Fall weather has yet to arrive where I live. While I patiently wait to feel that cool autumn breeze I’ve been busy with all the flavors of Fall.  Since most of my days are still spent 

Best Activities for your Fall Family Bucket List

Best Activities for your Fall Family Bucket List

Fall is in the air! My favorite time of year is Labor Day to New Year’s Day. This last part of the year is filled with so many wonderful things from pumpkin lattes and Halloween, to gathering with family for Thanksgiving and Christmas. I don’t