Link Party with 25 Wall Decor Ideas

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One of my all-time most favorite projects ever linked to our link parties was this FABULOUS Rustic Pallet Wood Sign from Blooming Homestead: I simply adore everything about this pallet sign- the quote, the rustic feel, the colors... it just makes me smile! Today I'd like to feature some other Wall Decor Ideas: WALL COLLAGES I Love Us Collage from Eighteen25 Hall of Frames from Dream Book Design Family Room Photo Collage from Somewhat Simple Collage Design Layouts from Brand … [Read more...]

3 Ingredient Lemon Cookies

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What could be better than a delicious lemon cookie on a warm, summer day? How about a lemon cookie recipe with only THREE ingredients?!? Yup. I speak the truth. These Lemon Cookies are amazing and super simple! Here is how to make them.......... Ingredients: Lemon Supreme Cake Mix 1- 8oz tub cool whip topping, softened 1 egg Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix all the ingredients. The dough will be thick and taffy-esque. Drop the dough in heaping tablespoon … [Read more...]

How to Keep Bananas Fresh

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Freshness, wrapped up. As a mom of five kids who happen to LOVE fruit, it can be hard to gauge how much the kids will eat for snacks when their appetites seem different every week. Some weeks the fruit bowl is empty 2 days after I go grocery shopping, other weeks the basket is full of overly-ripe fruit at the end of the week. Oftentimes I will buy green bananas from the store just to give us a little more time before they turn brown and mushy. But somewhere along the way, the ripening … [Read more...]

Christmas Traditions to Start with Your Spouse

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Today’s post is about Christmas traditions to start with your spouse. I know it’s not Christmas yet, but it’s almost November which means I’m starting to get into planning mode. Christmas is super special for me, which means I’m planning months in advance to help create all of the magic. Traditions are super important for family unity and bonding, but they are also really important for couples and marital relationships. Marriage isn’t always easy, but taking the time to create traditions and m … [Read more...]

The “Mom I’m Bored” Jar

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By about the second week of summer, moms all over the world have one thing in common- we are all sick and tired of the phrase, "Mom, I'm bored!" My friend told me that every time her son said he was bored, she would give him a baby wipe and pick a room of the house and have him dust all the baseboards in that room! It didn't take him too long to find something else to do and stop telling his mom he was bored! I decided I needed to come up with something of my own to keep my kids busy, and that … [Read more...]