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Decorating for Christmas Outdoors with Kmart #KmartHoliday #CBias

Decorating for Christmas Outdoors with Kmart #KmartHoliday #CBias

As we patiently await snow here in Northern Nevada, the boys and I decide it’s time to break out the Christmas decorations and get into the SPIRIT of the holidays!  WELL, we just moved here…and I have a TINY problem of throwing away and/or giving away items before each move.  Therefore, when we couldn’t find(…)

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Twelve Days of Christmas–Second Day of Christmas

Twelve Days of Christmas–Second Day of Christmas

The Second Day of Christmas…. For the second night of our Secret Santa mission…. we of course gave our family….   Two Bars of Dove Soap….of course. On the Second Day of Christmas, A Secret Family gave to me… and a Charlie Brown Christmas Tree. Aren’t you SO excited to see what we’re doing for(…)

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12 Days of Christmas–First Day of Christmas

12 Days of Christmas–First Day of Christmas

Twelve Days of Christmas–First Day We LOVE doing the “secret Santa” thing with friends and families.  BUT…due to our little Isaac and our overall SUPER crazy life….we haven’t had a chance to do it in about 6 years.  Now that we’re settled in a new house and new town…it’s time to spread our crazy spirit(…)

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Santa Hat Brownies

Santa Hat Brownies

I was on Pinterest and “pinned” THESE Santa Hat Brownies from LuxeFinds.  HOW STINKIN’ CUTE!  I just KNEW that I had to make them. I’d say that they turned out GREAT! NOW…the original recipe called for me to actually MAKE the brownies and to make Mascarpone Buttercream icing (I dont’ even know what mascarpone cheese(…)

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Planning a Halloween Party #kmarthalloween

Planning a Halloween Party #kmarthalloween

Halloween is our teenagers MOST favorite time of the year.  The other boys love it, but Chris TOTALLY loves it!  We have a tradition every year to decorate the inside and outside of the house and to make SURE  that we buy at least ONE new decoration each year to  add to our stash.  This(…)

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How to Make Drop Cloth Curtains–Western Themed Bedroom Part 2

How to Make Drop Cloth Curtains–Western Themed Bedroom Part 2

Do you remember how we started off with Eli’s bedroom?  Let me refresh your memory: Yes…that’s it. Eli wants us to make his bedroom a western themed bedroom.  Cowboys, guns, bulls, horses…the whole shebang!  GOSH…but, where to begin (other than the odvious…CLEAN YOUR ROOM) Well…we’ve been cleaning and organizing….and decided to GET OUR CRAFT ON~!(…)

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Child Western Themed Bedroom Re-Do Part 1

Child Western Themed Bedroom Re-Do Part 1

  This is Eli.  He’s our 9 year old middle child.  He is the smartest kiddo EVER…and always making us laugh.  With our recent move to Reno…we’re still unpacking boxes and getting settled in.  As if keeping the house clean while unpacking (and living with THREE boys) wasn’t enough…Eli asked if we could decorate his(…)

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