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The Everyday

How sweet are these little pan gifts?  Apparently, you can get a 5″ cast iron skillet for under $10 and […]

Happy Friday!  Not sure if you’ve all heard, but we’re having quite the “snowpocalypse” here in Seattle and we’re making […]

Happy (belated) New Year!  Do you have any traditions for starting off the year?  My mom and I have sort […]

Christmas is officially over (sigh) and though I’m sad to be giving up all the holiday magic with the littles, […]

It’s Monday everyone and I’ve got good news and bad news.  The good news is Christmas is less than a […]

Several months ago I agreed to partner with Polarn O. Pyret to help get the word out to parents on […]

It’s been three years since the hubby and I grew from an “us” to a full-fledged family and I’m ashamed […]

For post #4 of Book Week, I have a special treat for you.  Not only is it a book I […]

If you need an excuse to get crafty, it seems like back-to-school time is it.  What better way to get […]

Last week I posted on photography tips for kids and mentioned that I would soon be trying my hand at […]

Today I’ve got a great deal plus a playtime classic to share with you.   http://www.momtastic.com/parenting/activities/173855-top-5-family-friendly-finds- First up is a […]

Do you guys read e-magazines?  I’ve resisted because, let’s be honest, the last thing I need is another internet distraction.  […]

It’s no secret I’m a big fan of all things Etsy.  One of my favorite aspects of the online artisan […]

You may remember this Valentine roundup featuring some super sweet ideas from dandee.  Well, recently I took a peek at […]

There’s nothing worse than a baby without a sense of humor.  Start your little one off with the right attitude […]