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Why You Should Buy Timeless Toys This Holiday Season

This post is sponsored by Mattel but all thoughts, ideas, and opinions are my own. Can you believe the holiday season is upon us? We need to get moving! I always try to think practically when I am shopping for Avery for the holidays. I know for myself and many others, we tend to get […]

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Disney Planes DIY Felt Play Mat

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PlanesToTheRescue #CollectiveBias Every year is interesting with the mix of Hanukkah and Christmas. Last year it started the day before Thanksgiving and that presents it’s own challenges. This year it started last Tuesday and ends on the 23rd, […]

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15 Hanukkah Ideas!

Hi all! With Hanukkah starting tomorrow, I thought, why not share this round up of wonderful ideas from around blog land?! I hope you enjoy! ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~ Hanukkah starts next week!! Like Wednesday night! I can’t believe it is overlapping with Thanksgiving but it is something to be embraced and celebrated. In the midst of all […]

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Kid Made Gift Idea & Giveaway!!

Avery is at the age where she likes to make and give her own gifts and I think that is great! Who in the family doesn’t want a handmade creation in addition to any gifts that I had already planned? Exactly. I think this is such and awesome touch and truthfully, anything that she makes […]

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Pillow box Tutorial!

This is one of those tutorials that looks  a lot more involved than it actually is- isn’t that always awesome! The sisterhood at our synagogue always gives little gelt and dreidels to all the kids in the Preschool and Torah school for Hanukkah each year. But since I got my Cricut Explore and I am […]

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What Teachers Love {& Don’t} for the Holidays

Hello all!! I have another one of my friends here today with some helpful information when looking for teacher gifts this holiday season! Now, as a teacher, I have to say that of course we are GRATEFUL for anything that we get during the holiday season because it really is all about the thought. But, […]

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Free Printable Gift Tags for Kids!

While shopping last week I stumbled upon Frozen wrapping paper. So I got it… naturally. And as a mom who does both Hanukkah and Christmas presents for Avery- I love, like red puffy heart LOVE, that all the Disney wrapping paper is just winter themed so I can use it for both. Some people prefer […]

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Hometown Canvas Gift

First up in my Homemade Holiday Gift collection is this fun hometown canvas gift! This is a sweet idea for anyone that is not living in the town they grew up in, which is most people these days! This gift idea is quick and easy and you can grab everything you need over at Consumer […]

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10 Top Holiday Cookie Recipes

It is officially the holidays!!! I love baking during this time of year! Here are 10 recipes that I HAVE TO TRY this year!! Can’t wait to share the results! Peppermint Patty Cookies from B Inspired Mama Cookie Dough Bars from Wishes and Dishes   Gooey Joe Joes Cookies and Cream Chocolate Cake Bars from […]

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Handmade Gifts by Children

The holidays are here and I love to think of things that Avery and I can make to add on to gifts for parents, grandparents and teachers. Here are some of my favorite gifts that kids can make around the blogosphere! PLUS, I am sharing, with many other bloggers, another CASH giveaway at the bottom […]

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