Family

A Day In The Life: Snow, Pee & A New Job

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Guess what? it snowed….and the kids do not have school. Again. However, I did keep my long awaited manicure and pedicure this morning, and as you can tell from the photo, flip-flops are not the optimal snowy weather footwear choice. You may have noticed ‘pee’ in the title. That is in reference to what Cheddar […]

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Happy 9th Birthday & Clash of Clans Cake

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  Our sweet boy turned 9 in February. His pool party was delayed thanks to the unrelenting onslaught of Winter storms, but it finally happened and fun was had by all. He was also able to spend his actual Birthday with his family and his best buddy. The pool party was planned in our son’s […]

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Real Chocolate Cough Medicine: Dr. Cocoa Relief with a Smile

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Anyone who has children is well aware of how much ‘fun’ it can be to get them to swallow or even get close to a dose of cold medicine and being that it is Winter, we have already had a few rounds of the common cold going around. In fact, I clearly remember my Mom […]

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TracFone LG Optimus Fuel SpongeBob Squarepants Cell Phone Bundle: A Great Option for Kids

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Raise your hand if your children have a smartphone on their Christmas list this year. Yup, I thought so. Like you, my husband and I have been having the ‘Do we want the kids to have a phone?’, ‘Is this the right age?’, ‘What rules do we set?’ and ‘How do we monitor the activity?’ […]

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The Annual Family Christmas Party 2014

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Each year, my husbands’ family has a Christmas party and this was our year to host. There are cousins, aunts, uncles, grandmas and grandpas and more. There is a food buffet (shrimp mozambique, vegetable lasagna, codfish and many Portuguese dishes) & a dessert spread that would rival your wildest dreams. Best of all is the […]

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Top 7 Reasons We Enjoy Cox Contour #CoxContour #TVJustForMe

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Over the past few months we have been enjoying the numerous features of Cox Contour. Since we have been using it a few months now,  I wanted to share our top seven reasons we enjoy Contour and how they have positively impacted our family life: 1. I love the flexibility it has given us. We […]

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