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Disclosure: I received a promotional item to facilitate my review, but all opinions are my own. Hey, did you catch my post about Hop ‘N’ Roll, Gymboree’s new line of playwear for boys and girls? Well I have a little more news, and I think you’re going to like it. Do your kids love crafts?… [read more]

New playwear that keeps up with your kids: @Gymboree #HopNRoll

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Disclosure: A complimentary gift card was provided to facilitate this review. What I already knew about my children was only reinforced last weekend as we tried to go outside and take some photos of Gymboree’s new Hop ‘N’ Roll line of playwear for kids. I believe it goes something like, “A child in motion tends… [read more]

Five Dollar Halloween Bat Tree Centerpiece

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What do you do when your kid asks for Halloween decorations on a week when you’re flat busted broke? You head to the Dollar Tree and you make something COOL. Yup, I was down to about 5 dollars. Seriously. Freelance life has its perks, but getting paid on time isn’t one of them. But I… [read more]

Homemade “Buttermilk” Ranch Kefir Dressing #KefirCreations #Shop

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This post about Lifeway Kefir with probiotics has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Anyone who knows me will tell you that I loathe Ranch dressing. It’s not about the taste, but rather the whole idea of Ranch as a staple for kids at every meal. Far… [read more]

Easter Snack: Toasted Coconut Hopcorn! {Recipe}

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What could be more fun than a sweet, salty, crunchy, coconutty popcorn treat? For this year’s Easter snack at daycare, we’re making HOPcorn! And, as always, it’s 100% free of artificial food dyes. Happy snacking! Toasted Coconut Hopcorn 7 cups air-popped popcorn (or 2 bags if using microwave popcorn) 1 generous pinch sea salt 12… [read more]