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The Easiest Homemade Lightsaber and Jedi Costume

We went to the Mars New Years festival…and obviously what better way to celebrate the Mars new year than putting the kids in Jedi costumes?? This was ridiculously easy.  I saw some DIY Jedi costumes on the Pottery Barn Kids website … Continue reading

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Extending the Life of Your Sleep Sack

Meghan has outgrown her sleep sack, but she is not yet ready for blankets. For both boys, we must have switched to blankets at this time, because I only have 2 medium-sized blue sleep sacks from when they were babies.  Meghan also has … Continue reading

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Melted Crayon Easter Eggs

Today the kids were asking to do Easter crafts again, and I realized that we had completely overlooked the real egg department.  Usually I skip the dyeing of Easter eggs because of the associated stress of spilling the food coloring.  … Continue reading

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Teddy Bear Breakfast

I’ve seen lots of cute toddler food blogs that detail how to make adorable food for your kids.  They all annoy me.  As if it is not enough that I feed my children 3 nutritious meals per day, I am … Continue reading

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My Name is Benjamin Button and I’m in Preschool

I can’t believe that we are halfway through the school year.  I’ve been doing preschool with Ben, which has been interesting to say the least.  Mainly letters, colors, numbers, patterns, etc.  Preschool-type stuff.  He also has mad scissor skills, which I … Continue reading

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Meghan’s Stocking

After bypassing the fabric on my kitchen table for a good 3 weeks in favor of doing other Christmas preparations, I finally buckled down and made Meghan’s stocking.  Aside from missing her name, it is ready to go.  Her stocking … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Chalk Baby

This summer we had some cool days, which led to Meghan being bundled up snugly.  It was the only way she could handle the chill.  When she’s wearing one of those bunting outfits, she’s hard pressed to move around.  Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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