Roadtrip Tips for Traveling with Little Ones

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We recently returned from an all-girls road trip to Nashville, Tennessee. This has been a tradition ever since I was a little girl. My mom would take me and her mom to little places all within driving distance for a long weekend, just us girls. We would go to craft shows or Colonial Williamsburg or Plymouth Rock, somewhere cute and adventurous, but easy enough to handle in just a few days. Even though this tradition started when I was only four or five years old, I still have memories stored away from those trips, and my mom and I hope to keep those memories going with my girls.

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How to Paint your Kitchen Cabinets

How to paint your kitchen cabinets

Earlier in the year I shared how painting our kitchen was on our 2018 bucket list. Well, spring break from school landed me with ten days off and tons of motivation to get things moving.  In case you haven’t seen it before, here is our teeny, tiny kitchen before we painted:

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Welcome Spring with these Fun Crafts for the Kids!

Spring Craft Ideas

The sun is shining, it’s 71 degrees outside, and it’s….February. Is this real life? It literally just snowed a week ago. The flu virus is still sweeping homes and schools across the nation. And yet, all I can do is put on a t-shirt and think about longer days and playing outside.

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How to Set a Beautiful Christmas Dinner Table for Cheap!

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Just a few more days until those guests come knocking at your door for Christmas dinner! Are you ready?

The answer to this is probably not. There is so much to do to get ready for this holiday, and if I’m honest, rushing around is part of the fun! We’re hosting Christmas dinner this year, and I am SO excited! It’s going to be a wonderful small group, just my parents, my mother and father-in-law, and my brother-in-law. Plus me, Dave and the girls. Seven adults- I don’t think I’ve ever had such a small and intimate Christmas dinner. This is right up my alley.

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