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Cooperative Game Reviews: Lucky Dog and The Memory Palace

  It’s no secret that our family LOVES cooperative games. We’ve told you about some of our favorites: Buzz, Forbidden Island, Max, Cauldron Quest, Harvest Time, and Claws and Caves. Three years ago when...

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Some Lovin’ from our Oven: A super simple teacher gift

Things are beginning to wind down for the summer, which means it’s that time of year for teacher gifts. Now, as a former teacher, these are very dear to my heart. Especially for the...

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5 Easy Peasy After School Snacks

When the kids get home from school, they are ready for a snack. And not just a teensy eensy bit of a snack. They’re looking for something that will quiet down their rumbling bellies...

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{Review} The Ology: Ancient Truths Ever New

As a Christian parent, I’m always looking for resources that will reinforce the Truth of God’s word in the lives of my children.  I read a book (for grown-ups) recently and the author said...

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Indian for Everyone {a cookbook review}

We love to try new things in the kitchen. While the kids won’t always necessary love everything we make, they’re at least open to trying it. Last weekend we had some friends in town...

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11 Great Ways to Help Your Child Practice Math Facts

1st grade is a big year for kids. They start losing teeth. They begin to get pretty awesome at reading. And they start memorizing math facts. For some kids this latter milestone is just...

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Because of His Wounds

It’s Good Friday, today. A day to remember the most important event of human history. An unfathomable sacrifice. Incredible pain. Agony. Tears. But powered by love. Love for the worthless and undeserving. Love for...

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DIY Breakfast Pizza

So you’ve probably made your own pizza for dinner… but have you tried it for breakfast? This savory breakfast is a fun way to bring America’s favorite meal into the morning routine. It’s simple really,...

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Counting Eggs: A Springtime Preschool Activity

I don’t know about you, but I’m a big fan of what I call “sneaky learning”.  You know, when an activity is fun enough that kids don’t really notice that it’s educational too!  And...

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The Beatitudes {Leading By Example}: Blessed are the Merciful

  Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. I love the Sermon on the Mount. I especially love the Beatitudes because I am reminded every. single. time. I read it that the...