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Whole Home Overhaul: Organizing for the New Year

Christmas festivities span around 5 days of events in our home. I have something planned for the 25 days of Christmas, mostly something small or a favorite family tradition you can read more about that here. My husband’s birthday is on Christmas Eve so shortly after we were married we decided to pause holiday fun… Continue reading Whole Home Overhaul: Organizing for the New Year

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas: Cultivating Traditions that Matter

The holiday season is filled with joy and laughter of lots of people in and out of our house. I enjoy the running around to this or that as long as it means we get to do it all together. A few years ago I used to be so stressed about buying gifts, scheduling functions… Continue reading It’s Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas: Cultivating Traditions that Matter

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Field Trip to the LA County Fair

We love field trips! My husband tries to take days off from work for many of our bigger trips which is a huge blessing to have extra hands especially when it is a long drive or full day. Our county fair is both an all day event and over an hours drive so going together… Continue reading Field Trip to the LA County Fair

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Books, Books and more Books: How we visit the Library with 6 Kids

There are definitely better seasons then others to go to the library. I’m not speaking of the sunny verse rainy days but seasons with our kiddos, its a fact, toddlers are just harder at the library. I love the idea of getting books from the Library. Reality check as much I would love to own… Continue reading Books, Books and more Books: How we visit the Library with 6 Kids

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One Lump or Two? – How we do our Poetry Tea

My kids love being read to all the time. I used to think I needed to work harder at helping them become more of a proficient reader, and felt like my reading aloud to them was actually holding them back. The more research I did the more I realized the importance of both encouraging them… Continue reading One Lump or Two? – How we do our Poetry Tea