Sure-Fire Fixes for Holiday Break Boredom

Let Netflix Nip Holiday Boredom in the Bud You know it’s going to happen at some point, so just stop pretending that it won’t. Other than the summer break, the break during the Christmas holidays is the longest one during the school […]

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6 Ways to Go Social and not Postal this Holiday

Something Wrong? Quit Bitching and Start Getting Results The holidays are officially on like Donkey Kong which means most of us will be whipping out our credit cards and either shopping from the comfort of our home (me!!) or braving the crazies […]

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2016 Father’s Day Gift Guide for the Big Guy

Gift Ideas for the Big Guy’s Father’s Day! FYI…. this post may include affiliate links and if you buy using those links, it is at no extra cost to you! 3 weeks and counting, friends!! Lucky for the guys out there, we […]

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Funny Easter Story, Another Holiday That Tries to Turn Me Into a Liar

Happy Easter, everyone!! By the time you read this, I will be one step closer to embarking on Spring Break ’16!!! But have no fear, I have lined up some amazing friends to keep you entertained while I’m gone!! Today’s guest blogger […]

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12 Reasons Netflix Makes a Better Gift than Socks

Someone’s Getting 6 Months of Netflix FREE on My Birthday Okay… socks aren’t that bad of a gift. I mean… they can keep your feet warm while you’re binging on your favorite shows, right? Plus there are a lot of cool socks […]

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The Lies We Tell For Santa

What Lies Do You Tell Your Kids? Monday night I posted a question on my Facebook page asking the question “does Santa wrap gifts in your house”. It’s a question I ask people every year and I’m always fascinated by the huge […]

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Some of the Best Thanksgiving TV Episodes of All Time

Turkey Up and Laugh a Little! Who’s ready for Thanksgiving?! I know I am.. we’re mixing our traditions up a little bit and heading to the Rooster’s parent’s house in Ohio. Can you believe in all the years we’ve been together, we’ve […]

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2015 Word of the Year – Free

Happy New Year friends!! Hope you did whatever you wanted to last night with whomever you wanted to be with!! We did our annual ritual of letting the kids have a friend (or two) over… ate a lot of food that was […]

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Wordless Wednesday – Another Year Gone

And so we end another year. May you bid adieu to 2014 and welcome 2015 with someone you love and may all your hopes and goals come to be!! Thank you for being part of my life – no matter how crazy […]

Repeat Guests – Born and Bread

I thought it would be fun to rerun some guest posts that were written for me a couple of years ago at Christmas by some of my favorite bloggers. What I wasn’t expecting was to revisit our friendships and see how much […]

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