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Why Choose One Word as a Guiding Word for Your Year

The One Word phenomena can seem so trendy but don’t let that keep you from picking a guiding word for the year. We all want to believe in something bigger than ourselves. And choosing an inspirational and empowering word seems to give us the essence of propelling us to something bigger than ourselves. But perhaps this […]

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An Adventurous Year Challenge- 12 Months of Exploring Your City

Start off the year right with an “Adventurous Year” Challenge- 12 Months of Exploring Your City! I encourage you to enjoy a staycation and explore your local establishments and discover the history and culture in your area. When we first arrived to our host country we did not do very much exploring on our own. We […]

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The Perfectly Healthy & Delicious Breakfast Cake

The Perfectly Healthy & Delicious Breakfast Cake–Gingerbread and Pears Oatmeal Bake, for the busy family! The lovely thing about this dish is it’s versatile! Keep reading and find out how. It’s a chilly and wet winter morning so I popped this in the oven to warm us up. It made the whole house smell amazingly […]

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How the Modern Family Celebrates Three Kings’ Day

This is How the Modern Family Celebrates Three Kings’ Day! I grew up in a very traditional Mexican home in the middle of cosmopolitan Houston and though I didn’t see it as a blessing as a child, I definitely do as an adult. Watching my parents spend time to keep our culture alive in the […]

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The Perfect Healthy Cheesy Fauxtato Egg Casserole

It’s that time of the year where we are eating nonstop sweets and treats so I came up with this The Perfect Healthy Cheesy Fauxtato Egg Casserole that is guilt free and healthy. So I’ve served this egg casserole various times to guest and everyone raves about how good it is and I must say I […]

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Simple and Cute Kid Handmade Christmas Card: Rudolph the Reindeer

I’m really bad at making Christmas cards, sending Christmas cards and even when everything is ready to go they still don’t make it out in time. Can anyone else relate? Here’s a Simple and Cute Kid Handmade Christmas Card:Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer. You can use this Christmas card to give to any person but my kids made […]

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Bring Back the Joy of Christmas with This 3 Gift Challenge

We all wish for a relaxed Christmas holiday. Here’s my Simple Christmas 3 Gift Challenge to help you stay focused on what is important this season.   All of the parents in the room had hoped in some way to share with their children that Christmas is more than presents. As we sat around the living […]

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Make Your Own Easy Reindeer Cookies From Gingerbread Men

Would you believe me if I told you that The Secret to Christmas Joy is Found in Cookies?  Well, keep reading to find out what I mean. One of our family Christmas traditions is our Christmas ADVENTures and each day we have scripture reading, a Christmas carol and an optional activity. Throughout our advent days […]

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Your Kids Will Love This Easy Christmas Ornament Craft

I have a simple craft to share that takes less than 5 minutes to put together. Your Kids will love this Easy Christmas Ornament Craft! One of my favorite Christmas traditions in our home is our Advent Book Countdown. I have lots of Favorite  Christmas books for children, last year it was Mortimer’s Christmas Manger and […]

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The Indoor Winter Activity that Will Make You a Hero With Your Kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser and all opinions are mine alone. Now are you ready for some simple family fun–The Indoor Winter Activity that Will Make You a Hero With Your Kids. #WinOverWinter #CollectiveBias I have received information and materials from Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division. […]

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The Family Table an Extension of Our Heart

The Family Table an Extension of Our Heart~It’s where I become a student of my children and husband and look into their eyes to really know how their day has been.  It’s where we lavish them with encouragement after a hards day of battling the pressures of the outside world. Sadly, the meaning of meal sharing is […]

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10 Ways to Create a Positive Home Where Your Kids Thrive

Inside: Belonging means creating an environment where we all feel like a tight-knit tribe, we’re all equal and we’re rowing in the same direction to reach our goals. In this article, I’ll share 10 Ways to Create a Positive Home Where Your Kids Thrive, so that we can build a strong emotional connection with our children.  According […]

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Spice Up Your Thanksgiving Gathering

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LiveForFlavor #VivaLaMorena #AddFlavor #CollectiveBias  Spice up Your Thanking Gathering with these tips and products from Knorr® and La Morena®! I can’t remember a holiday with out friends, family and some times even strangers feasting at our dinner table. My familia knew that […]

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How to Handle When Your Impulsive and Distracted Child Lies

Inside: In this article I share with you some tips on How to Handle When Your Impulsive and Distracted Child Lies. This information helped me shift my perspective so that I could equip my son with tools on how to handle his distraction and impulsiveness so he can learn to value honesty.   I have not polled 100’s […]

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20 Fun Things Moms Can Do Alone

As mothers we have all day dreamed of getting a few hours to ourselves. When our family life is overwhelming and I can’t keep up with the chaos, throw up, errands and bake sales– I simply dream of having a few hours to myself. Nothing grand like a weekend getaway, simply a few hours, to […]

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10 Things I Don’t Do In Our Home to Keep Sane

I remember when I first started this homemaking journey thing back when it was just me and the hubby and I thought this is a piece of cake I’ve got this down. But then my sweet baby boy joined our life and quickly it turned into mayhem. In the midst of the sleepless nights, feeding, laundry from exploded diapers […]

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7 Habits of an Effective Homemaker

Inside: When we have too much on our plate, it’s easy to let little things start slipping. These 7 Habits of an Effective Homemaker will help us move towards transforming  the space between our four walls into a place of rest from this world.   One day I was walking around our house, dazed and […]

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Creative Gift Idea for Your Dog

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ThrowBarkDogChow #CollectiveBias I’m sure most pet owners or want to be pet owners have heard of Cesar Millan the Dog Whisperer. Well, when we first got our Milly we were having problems walking her because she would go crazy […]

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