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4 Places to Look for Free, Family-Friendly Virtual Events

  The pandemic has redefined the way we have fun with our families. Many activities, like trips to amusement parks and movie theaters, are no longer safe. However, many virtual, family-friendly events can help you create memories at no cost. Here are four places you can easily find free, virtual, family-friendly opportunities to have fun.   Museum Websites Many museums have taken their in-person events

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8 Easy Hacks for the Holidays

The holiday season can be stressful for many of us. I think this year will be a little more stressful since the season is compressed by a late Thanksgiving. Did you ever wish for an elf to help you out? We can’t provide that, but here are 8 ideas that should help you save some time and money. 1. Are you in charge of stocking

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Have You Planned Thanksgiving Dinner Yet?

As I mentioned last week, I am finally living near my family and plan to contribute something to the family feast. I’m still not sure who is hosting, but I do know I’m not! However, I am more than willing to help plan the meal and get the table all set.   How Fancy Is Your Group? To some extent, your menu will be dictated

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How Do Working Moms Keep a Clean House?

Authored by Alyssa Winters Being a mother can be a challenging and exciting experience. When you become a mother, you’ll realize there are a lot of things you haven’t experienced yet. With the growing needs of the family and your personal need to have a career, it can be a bit exhausting to be your best in both worlds. This can cause stress because as

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Where Did Summer Go? It’s Back to School Time Already!

Earlier this week I looked at the calendar and realized it was the last day of July and summer is ending soon. Not summer weather, just the season; school will be starting for many in a few weeks which traditionally marks the end of summer’s freedom.   What is a Parent to Do? Sadly, there isn’t an option to skip school supply purchases, so the

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How to Get the Most Out of a Staycation

A few weeks ago, I wrote about planning summer vacations, and I neglected the concept of a staycation. Yes, that is exactly what it sounds like, a vacation where you stay at home.  There are a few reasons you might choose a staycation, and I’ll cover them here. I also have some tips to help you really enjoy it.   Why Stay at Home? You

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What is the Most Important Lesson You’ve Learned in Life?

Every so often someone will ask me about lessons I have learned, and I always ask for clarification. In my mind, lessons are either things a person has taught me, or things life has taught me, and they are very different from each other.   A Lesson from Mom My parents taught me so many things, some with intention, and some by example. The things

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Homemade Gifts People Will Love

Over the years I have received all kinds of homemade gifts, and I really love the fact that people are willing to put their time into making me something. I have also given them and wondered if they are appreciated and used. In my opinion, it really is the thought that counts up to a point, but a gift should also be tailored to the

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8 Things You Wish You Had More Time For

I rarely have time anymore, but when I can carve out an hour or so for myself, I love to read. I come from a family of readers and have read many books that my mother read. One of the first “grown-up” authors I remember reading was Erma Bombeck; she was so funny. One of her last columns was a poem about living your life

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Celebrating the 4th of July

Did you know that we actually celebrate the wrong date for our independence? The Continental Congress voted to separate from the British Empire on July 2nd, but the Declaration of Independence itself was signed two days later. I think that means we should celebrate both dates, don’t you agree?   Be Traditional From the very beginning, Americans have celebrated with picnics, fireworks, carnivals, and political

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