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The Ultimate Guide to Surviving (and even enjoying) The Holidays

Christmas is coming and your wallets getting less fat, please put your toys away I am done stepping on that. Yeah, the Holidays can be stressful. Very stressful. I have said before and I will say it again, as much as I love the Christmas season, the stress can sometimes totally take away from what …

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide- Now Accepting Submissions- #NMHoliday

The 2016 Holiday Season is upon us. It’s that time of year everyone. Time to start thinking about those special people on our Christmas lists. That’s right I said the word Christmas, well, typed it actually, and it’s only September. However, if you are a brand, you are preparing, just as we are, well ahead …

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Family Christmas Eve Traditions- 4 Moms Share Their Christmas Eve fun.

Christmas eve traditions are a great way to get excited for the upcoming Christmas morning. I have always found traditions to be very important to myself and my family. I am lucky enough to have had many traditions in my family when I was growing up, and I am privileged enough to be able to …

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Fudge Filled Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Tarts-Recipe

So last week I shared how I went kind of crazy and made Bite Sized Peanut Butter Cheesecake Cookie Cups…. Yes, I totally made those. Those little bites of heaven inspired me to create some more wonderful frankencookie creations.  So today, today I made what I like to call Fudge Filled Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip …

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Winter Break Activities- 12 Ideas to Keep Kids Busy During the Winter Break

The winter break is on it’s way and while that means the smells of the Holidays, Softly falling snow and some Christmas Carols. It also means that the kids are off school for a while.  It may be a good idea to start planning your winter break activities now, to ensure that no one gets …

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How to Teach Your Children the Gift of Giving with #OperationChristmasChild

The Christmas season is on its way. I can almost hear the sound of bells jingling and if I close my eyes, I can see the beautiful Christmas lights twinkling.  My family and I love the holiday season for many reasons—the hot chocolate, the snowmen, the beautiful lights and all the wonderful time we get …

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20 Amazing and Easy Holiday Treat Recipes to Bake This Christmas

The Holidays are coming. Time to find some Holiday Treat Recipes.  Over the holidays I can have some trouble finding a groove. When I get discouraged, I try a new recipe. Sometimes, it’s better to stray away from the norm. It’s also a good way to find new traditions. Tradition is important to us. We …

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Mini Cheesecakes with Chocolate Peppermint Bark Garnish- Recipe

Mini Cheesecakes are a huge hit in this house. We LOVE Cheesecake, but when you make them super tiny and bite sized, there is something about them that just make your heart smile.  These Mini Cheesecakes have become a family favourite for the Holidays! I just spruce them up with some Chocolate Peppermint Bark Garnish …

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11 Ways to Make Christmas Less Stressful this Year

The Holidays can be stressful, for anyone. If you have children, this can be especially true! Over the Holidays, it would be nice to just relax with some eggnog, kick it by a fire, watch some christmas movies, whatever.  That doesn’t seem to happen very often though does it? We get all caught up in …

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Reindeer Cake Pops- Chocolate Dipped Holiday Goodness- #Recipe

These Reindeer Cake Pops are adorable! I have been considering new treats to make for the Holidays this year. I love to add cute little treats to my recipe archives that the kids and I can create together.  The Holidays are a time for family, there is no doubt about that in this house! We …

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