Family

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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Travel: Our 13th Wedding Anniversary at Ocean Edge Resort in Cape Cod

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On October 7th 2014, we will be marking our 13th Wedding. Since Columbus weekend will be too busy for us to go away, we went away this weekend to the Ocean Edge Resort in Brewster, Massachusetts. When you arrive, you check-in inside of the Nickerson Mansion, which set the romantic tone for the weekend. I […]

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