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Lego Birthday

Evan has obsessed with Legos ever since he was about 4. So when we discussed what he wanted for his birthday theme this year it was definitely “LEGOS”! Invitations I designed them with some extra touches (glitter Legos cut-outs…sparkly). Decorations We created some giant legos  ...

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Wild and Three Birthday

Noah celebrated his 3rd birthday in typical Noah style…wild. He didn’t really have any particular theme in mind so I got to pick. We ended up with a “Wild and Three” theme. It kind of was a mash up of camping/woodland creatures. I have to say that I kind of loved all of  ...

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Four Days to Celebrate Four

Evan turned four last Friday. FOUR! As in, he only has one year of preschool and then he’s going to REAL school. It’s crazy. He’s grown and changed a lot in the past year. He’s more independent. He also never naps…which means he spends naptime talking Mommy’s  ...

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Happy Birthday TWO You!

Noah turned TWO last Tuesday. This past year has brought a lot of changes. He’s so much happier since he had his ear tubes put in last year – and has only had a single ear infection. He started “school” and loves to “go see friends”. He is starting to talk in  ...

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Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Kids

A mommy friend recently mentioned that the average Valentine’s spending for a married couple is something like $35. That’s probably about right since we will be spending the holiday at home with carry out because two kids at a restaurant on Valentine’s Day = the least relaxing  ...

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The Trimmings

I shared our Christmas celebration but I here are some of my favorite pretty things from this past season. I realize this would have been more helpful if I’d posted it prior to the holiday but so much was done last minute thanks to all the major construction projects going on around  ...

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Halloween Treat Boxes

Sharing these again since they were a hit in Evan’s class last year. The nice thing about doing favors for school is it gets easier every year…unfortunately I have twice as many to make since I need some for Noah’s class too! I made some treat boxes for E’s class at  ...

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The Ultimate Roll-Out Sugar Cookie Recipe

I finally bit the bullet and purchased this beauty over the weekend: I’ve always wanted a stand mixer but couldn’t justify the expense. However since recently I have trouble using a hand mixer, I figured now was as good a time as any. I love this color (they carry it at Target so  ...

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Happy 2nd Birthday to my sweet boy!

  We celebrated E’s second birthday a few weeks ago. Now that he’s two and also a big brother I think it’s time to drop the “Baby” part of his name. Since he’s a summer baby I decided on a Splash Bash theme. Finding Nemo is pretty much his favorite movie  ...

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