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Whip It Up Wednesday

hello, hello, hello! What a fun and busy week we've had. Over the weekend, I made this fun DIY World Map Wall Art. I love how it turned out! I'll link to the tutorial - and a giveaway for a Silhouette Portrait - below! With all the inspiration in the world, I'm sure I'll find more in all of the creative projects that y'all share each week. Although I may not comment on every post, know that I am visiting your links and pinning them to my Whip It Up Wednesday features Pinterest board. … [Continue reading...]

Psst! You Could Win a KitchenAid Stand Mixer!

Enter to win a KitchenAid Stand Mixer

Remember that time I shared that recipe for those most delicious Peanut Butter S'mores Bars? What about the recipe for the Best Chocolate Chip cookies EVER? Do you know what those two recipes have in common {besides lots of calories?} - I made them both with my KitchenAid Stand Mixer! And, because today is my BIRTHDAY, I've teamed up with a rockin' group of friends to give away one gorgeous KitchenAid Stand Mixer to one lucky, lucky winner! This 5-quart must-have kitchen appliance is valued … [Continue reading...]

Menu Plan Monday: Italian Themed

Menu Plan Monday

Hello Friends! We’re doing an above average job eating what we’ve planned. Last week, we moved some meals around and made a few slight adjustments to our menu plan. I feel like we’re doing a bang up job! The weather is starting to cool off a bit, so this week we’re having some meals that […]

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Let’s Discuss: Gender Stereotypes

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This post was inspired by The Underground Girls of Kabul by journalist Jenny Nordberg, who discovers a secret Afghani practice where girls are dressed and raised as boys. Join From Left to Write on September 16th as we discuss The Underground Girls of Kabul. As a member, I received a complimentary copy of the book […]

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DIY World Map Wall Art {and a Silhouette Portrait giveaway}

Make this easy DIY World Map Wall Art from @naptimeismytime

This post contains affiliate links. If you choose to purchase an item from Silhouette America through the links on this page, I will receive a small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you. Keep reading, you’ll want to buy a machine of your own. Remember last year when I made that great […]

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Better Skin Care from the Inside Out

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This better skin care from the inside out shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. And its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Where does the time go? In just a few days, I’ll be celebrating another birthday. Another year older. Another year of looking in the mirror and wondering who that woman is […]

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Motherhood Mondays: Why Life Insurance Is Important

Motherhood Mondays

I wrote this post about Why Life Insurance Is Important as part of my participation in a blog tour for Savings Bank Life Insurance and received compensation to thank me for taking the time to participate. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I am not an insurance agent, you should consult one for more […]

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Back to School for Bloggers: Content Brew Course

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This post contains affiliate links. If you choose to purchase a seat in the on-line, self-paced Content Brew Course through the links on this page, I will receive a small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you. Keep reading, you’ll want to sign up. Now that the kiddos are back to school, […]

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3 ways to become one of the #UnstoppableMoms at dinner time

3 Tips to Make Dinner Prep Easier #UnstoppableMoms #ad

I wrote this post as part of my participation in a blog tour for The Motherhood on behalf of the makers of Chidren’s MOTRIN® and received compensation to thank me for taking the time to participate. However, all opinions expressed are my own. If you’re like me, you probably feel crazed during the hours between […]

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Whip It Up Wednesday

hello, hello, hello! This going to school all day thing is something I am slowly getting used to. I do find myself a bit lonely at lunch time, but remind myself that The Boy is having a blast with his friends and learning to spread his wings. And, the quiet time gives me time to […]

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