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Cheap Christmas Gifts

Need more gifts than you have the cash for?  Well, we do, so I thought I’d share one of the things we’re doing for the kids this Christmas.  It’s a spin off of our chore reward boards, details here. Here … Continue reading

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Reward Board: Restore Sanity Part 2

Homemade Scratch-Off Paint.  Wow.  I saw this ingenious idea online here and thought it looked like so much fun!  I mean, don’t people buy lottery tickets just to have the fun of scratching them off?!  The original blog I saw … Continue reading

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Phase 1: Operation Restore Home Sanity

For a few weeks now, we’ve had all 6 of us in our 1000′ house…all the time.  And since we’re contemplating homeschooling this summer/fall, that won’t change anytime soon (see next post).  Perhaps you can imagine that organization and home … Continue reading

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Sewing season

I have discovered the truth of “there is a season for everything” in my own life.  I tend to cycle between creative endeavors (scrapbooking, photography, sewing, etc) and once on a “kick” I do a year’s worth of projects…which is … Continue reading

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Soup for Seniors

Wow. This is the result of our recent “Halloween alternative” idea.  We decided, after hearing that it used to be a tradition to ask for food for the poor on Halloween, to try it this year with our kids.  A … Continue reading

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