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How To Make Fabric Pumpkins by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

I am in love with all of the Fall decor and Halloween treats.  There are so many astonishingly creative ideas out there.  I absolutely fell in LOVE with these DIY Fabric Pumpkins by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom.  The best part is that the sewing involved is minimal, which is huge for me since […]

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Turkey & Smoked Gouda with Cranberry & Apples Panini

Turkey Smoked Gouda with Cranberry Apple Panini

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Butterball Every Day for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The Fall is perfect weather for a panini and soup, like our Tomato Bisque or Italian Wedding Soup.  When we make a panini we like to think outside of the box and use the […]

Child Development Stages: Encourage

Child Development Stages Encourage

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fisher-Price for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. As many of you know, I’m a reading specialist so I am clearly familiar with child development, but I am also a psychology major that wrote my thesis about the stages of child development.  I clearly […]

Halloween Cookies

Halloween Cookies

There are so many fun Halloween Desserts out there and I definitely felt like I collected some of the cutest last week.  This week I had to narrow it down to specifically Halloween Cookies.  There were just so many creative ideas that I could not pass up!  These cookies are not only adorable, but they’re […]

Cookie Recipe for Dunking Contest

Cookie Recipe Cookie Sticks

Riley clearly loves her sweets so when I told her that we were going to have a little contest when she got home from school for her first day she was thrilled. Riley loves anything where she’s competing and I’m pretty sure that she gets that from me {wink, wink}. She wouldn’t let me leave […]

Floor Cloth

Floor Cloth

You know those old sayings, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” or “measure twice, cut once”?  I must admit that when I was a young adult, I thought that those were just sayings.  Then, when my husband and I decided to paint our old Victorian home, I thought a nice soft […]

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Chicken Pot Pie Turnovers by I Thee Cook

Happy Fall ya’ll!  One of our absolute favorite foods to have during the Fall is Chicken Pot Pie.  I saw these Chicken Pot Pie Turners by I Thee Cook shared last week at Whimsy Wednesdays and literally stopped dead in my scrolling through.  These turnovers not only have our favorite chicken pot pie flavor, but […]

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Tomato Bisque

Tomato Bisque

When I think about Fall, comfort food comes to mind.  I definitely do not make gorgeous homemade meals during the week, but on the weekend I like to make a meal that is going to make my family and me very happy.  This Tomato Bisque does just that and I love how easy it is […]


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