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4th of July Family Fun: Grand Rapids Public Museum Fundraiser

The Grand Rapids Public Museum is one of our family’s favorite places to visit. I love that they offer something wonderful for each of my kids, despite their age differences. We always love our time spent at the museum and I highly recommend them for your next family outing. If you’re looking for something special […]

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Save on Gas with Fuel Rewards Network™

I was financially compensated for this post. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience. If I sign up the most members, I will receive compensation that can then be offered to my readers at my discretion. If you’re looking to save on gas, the Fuel Rewards Network program could be the perfect […]

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Stretch Your Dollar with GiftCardRescue.com

Take advantage of GiftCardRescue.com!       As a mom, I’m always looking for ways to be responsible with our family dollars. I was excited to hear about GiftCardRescue.com and learn how they can help me stretch our money. Their site allows you to buy, sell, or trade your gift cards using a credit card […]

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10 Things I’m Loving in January

  The past few months have been a wild ride, full of transitions. I’ve felt like I’m living upside down and running backwards for weeks and weeks. I took a total leap of faith and terminated one of my employers. Resulting in losing part of my income. But it was SO worth it for the […]

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Melissa & Doug Thanksgiving Box of Questions: Perfect Family Activity!

I love the idea of Melissa & Doug Thanksgiving Box Of Questions! What a wonderful way to get the conversation started around the Thanksgiving table.   Does your family have a tradition you do each year? We start the day with the Macy’s parade, then the dog show… then we sit down to eat! While […]

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Fun at Home: Bananagrams

  We love to play board and card games in our family! Bananagrams is one of our favorites! I love that we are able to combine fun with learning for Jorryn, plus have some great laughs along the way. In Bananagrams, players race to build crossword puzzle grids and use all their letters first! It’s […]

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There’s a Moose in the House: Naptime Card Game Fun

  During nap time this week, Jorryn and I tried out a new game that we haven’t played before. It’s called There’s A Moose In The House and we loved it! Here’s why:   The illustrations are super cute. I love the Moose’s face! It’s easy to play. The instructions seemed a little confusing at […]

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A Trip to Chicago: BlogHer13

I had such an awesome time in Chicago last week. I am still recovering from my trip! Even though I felt like I was pacing myself, I obviously wasn’t because I’ve been exhausted since I returned home!   Here are some snapshots of the trip!   Yes, I actually did do some blogging while I […]

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Natural Sunburn Relief

Natural Sunburn Relief. Last Saturday, our church went on a canoe trip! Domingo, Jorryn and I joined in the fun and canoed for the first time together. We had a great time paddling down river, laughing, and splashing. It was a great time until Saturday night, when I realized how burnt my legs were. I […]

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Friday Fun Day

This past Friday, I decided to have some down time with my boys! I have been so busy these last few weeks that even when I’m home, I’m kind of scattered. I wanted a truly “un-plugged” time with them so I turned off the laptop, muted the phone, and spent the day having fun and […]

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