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DIY Galaxy Seed Bead Earrings With Jackets

Things have gone galactic in my house. We’ve got galaxy t-shirts, we’ve made galaxy slime and galaxy jars, and we have plenty of stars and planet iron-patches and celestial stickers. I don’t know when my daughter’s love of all things space kicked into high gear, but here we are. When she paints her toe nails, […]

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12 DIY Back-to-School Locker Decorating Ideas

One of the coolest perks of entering high school or high school is getting your own school locker. Not only is it your own secure space to store school supplies, but it’s your own private space to decorate exactly the way you want to. And this goes beyond simple stickers and plain magnets. From stylish […]

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Aren’t We All Better Than Wine-Themed T-Shirts?

Photo Credit: Groupon I’ve been a championship shopper since 8th grade. My best friend and I would be dropped off at the mall on Saturday, while her mum worked at Sears. Yes, Sears. That’s how long ago I was in 8th grade. We’d swing by 5-7-9, Gap, and Delia’s. Told ya I was old. We’d […]

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7 Reasons Panama City Beach Should Be Your Next Family HolidaySponsored content

When we booked our two previous holidays to Florida, I’ll admit that Orlando and Miami immediately came to mind as must-see Sunshine State destinations. Both were great, but now, Panama City Beach is on our radar. This overlooked gem is overflowing with family-friendly outings, whether you have toddlers or teens. Between the white sand beaches […]

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Too Early For My Pre-Teen Daughter To Remove Her Body Hair?

Well, it’s official. My daughter and all of her friends are in the double digits. Age ten will definitely bring with it some interesting changes in mood, personality, and body odour. All of these kids, boys and girls, smell like hot trash half the time and intense grooming rituals are on the horizon. One of […]

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DIY Succulent Wine Cork Planter Magnets

Steel appliances and white cabinets with geometric white backsplash tile are key players in my kitchen dreams. And after a recent remodel, my outdated kitchen got a swoon-worthy makeover. Now, I need to break up all that white and steel with some warm, natural accent pieces. Wood cutting boards and colourful towels were a good […]

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12 Fabulous Pool Floats for a Sensational Summer

Summer is almost here, and that means it’s time to hit the pool! Pool floats make lounging and luxuriating in the sun a relaxing vacay in your own backyard. But, before you bust out hat basic inner tube, check out this round-up of colourful, fun, unexpected floaties for kids, couples, and groups. After all, who […]

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DIY Day of the Week Underwear for Kids and Tweens

Emotions are running high in my house this year. If one of my girls isn’t rolling her eyes, then the other one is sticking out her tongue. And, fine, I’ll admit that some of those eye rolls, deep sighs, and scowls come from me, too. But, there’s also a lot of laughing, blown kisses, and […]

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10 Charcuterie Board Ideas for Easy Entertaining

One of the most impressive, but surprisingly low-effort ways to wow a hungry crowd is with a charcuterie board. Layers of cured meats, cheese, fruits, and crackers require no cooking, which makes entertaining at home super easy.┬áThink well beyond just cheese, meat and grapes, though. Easy to share charcuterie boards can also include delicious items […]

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DIY Glitter Ice Cubes For a Magical Party

  My daughter is obsessed with all things scientific. Her first love is geology, but astronomy is a very close second. A galactic, glittery drink for her birthday party seems like the perfect way to pay homage to her planetary passion.┬áNot only do these glitter ice cubes make a pretty decoration, you can actually eat […]

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11 Egg-citing Easter Games For Kids

  Like many families, our annual Easter tradition involves hunting for eggs. But this year, we want to add some Easter games for kids to our neighborhood egg hunt. Each year, a larger group of kiddos join the hunt as more families move into our ‘hood. Once the hunt is over, parents stand around talking […]