The Power of Sleepaway Camp

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The Power of Sleepaway Camp This morning is the first morning of my “vacation”.  All three of my boys are at sleepaway camp for the first time ever.  Usually we  always have at least one of my kids home, but this year the stars aligned and all three are away for 6 days at the [...]

WHO KNEW??

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WHO KNEW – AHA! Uses for Old things! If you have been reading my site at all – you know that I simply adore and marvel in Life Hacks!  Well, now I am to something KNEW – WHO KNEW??  These are simple solutions that have sitting right in front of our faces and WE NEVER [...]

Join Us for the Smart Moms at Home Google+ Hangout!

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Whether you’re trying to get your family’s summer routine in order or attempting to potty train, don’t go it alone! Find out how other smart moms are doing it (or at least trying to) with The Smart Moms at Home Google+ Hangout. Take a lunch (or wine) break and join me and the hottest sports mom [...]

13 Life Hacks for Parents

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Hacks – they are a truly beautiful thing.  They are those small tweaks that can make your life a whole lot easier.  They are those things you see on Pinterest that make you say – “Why didn’t I ever think of that?”

Backyard Hacks

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Backyard Hacks So if you haven’t noticed, I am obsessed with Life Hacks.  As a reminder, life hacking refers to any trick, shortcut, skill, or novelty method that increases productivity and efficiency, in all walks of life. In other words, anything that solves an everyday problem in an inspired, ingenious manner.  Well, I am moving [...]

More Life Hacks!

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More Life Hacks! A couple of weeks ago I posted on my newest obsession Life Hacks – ideas or techniques adopted in order to manage one’s time and daily activities in a more efficient way!  This last post OMG SO SMART – LIfehacks - got an amazing response, which makes me think that you all love [...]

DIY Sidewalk Chalk

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I love playing with sidewalk chalk!  What is better than the BIGGEST chalkboard ever – my driveway!!!  A piece of chalk and a driveway provide hours of entertainment…. there is SO much you can do with it!  You can draw pictures, make up games, draw an entire track of cities to play with trucks on! [...]

Amazing things to do with sidewalk chalk!

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I have always loved chalk!  I would love to write on the chalkboard in school, I would even love to clean it for the teacher (maybe I was a little bit of a suck-up, okay!)  Then, the world changed when my kids discovered sidewalk chalk.  My driveway become the biggest chalkboard I have ever seen! [...]

51Best Throwback Family Movies

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51 (why stop at 50) Best Throwback Family Movies We love family movie nights!  Cuddling up on the couch with popcorn, lights off and snuggled under blankets.  My oldest son is my biggest movie buff.  He is constantly looking for something new to watch.  So lately I have been digging deep for some of those [...]