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On My Nightstand: The Fringe Hours & Flesh and Blood

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This past two weeks, not only have the children been off from school, but I have had a few days off as well. In addition, the round of illnesses have been going through our house, as with many, so there have been some quiet days. During the quiet times, I have been taking advantage of […]

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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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Brunch with Santa at Ocean House

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We planned for a special family day this Christmas season and while the kids still believe, we had to make sure that Santa was going to take part. The kids are also getting a bit older so we were not going for a ‘Santa’s helper’, we wanted the real deal, so we marked the occasion […]

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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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Cool Crops Ultimate Scrapbooking Girls Weekend

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My friend, Kim #2, has been inviting me for years to come with her to a scrapbooking weekend. Believe it or not, I used to scrapbook but once our daughter began to crawl and then cruise, I packed up my supplies, and they sat untouched for many years. After a few glasses of wine one […]

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On the Road with Contour by Cox iPad App

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We are in month two of our Contour by Cox Communications  and thanks to the iPad app, my iPad is getting some serious usage. I showed the kids how, even when we are at Vovo’s house, we can make sure their favorite show is being recorded, and they went nuts. You can see at the […]

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