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Elf on the Shelf 2013: The Final Farewell

How on Earth are we already at the end of another holiday season?  The month of December absolutely flew by this year, despite my desperate attempts to slow it down.  Our Elf on the Shelf journey ended, as it always … Continue reading

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Elf on the Shelf: Make a Magic Christmas Garden

Over the years, I have seen various examples of magical Christmas-y gardens, many of them involving the Elf tradition.  A majority feature planting candy which “grows’ into something else by morning. The other night, I finally pulled myself together enough … Continue reading

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Bunny Bites: An Easy Easter Treat

We are hosting Easter dinner this year for our family.  I am trying to break up some of the tasks from cleaning to cooking to shopping and do a little each day this week so that Saturday night does not … Continue reading

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Easter Candy Jelly Bean Floral Centerpiece

Easter Candy Jelly Bean Floral Centerpiece Despite the falling temps and ANOTHER winter weather watch, the calendar claims that it’s Spring.  And one week from today is Easter.  So in a desperate attempt to give my drab house a little … Continue reading

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New Year’s Family Time Capsules

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful New Year’s Eve.  We had our annual Rockin’ New Years party with some of our closest friends.  We enjoyed their company into the wee hours of the morning, then slept … Continue reading

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