How to Know if You’re Taking a Vacation or a Trip

How to Know if You’re Taking a Vacation or a Trip

You’ve heard that saying ‘I need a vacation from my vacation’? I’ve said that so many times after getting back from a weeklong excursion with my family. And I’ve finally realized that if I need a vacation from my vacation, than it wasn’t really a vacation. It was a...

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Gift Ideas for Teen Boys for less than $50.00

Gift Ideas for Teen Boys for less than $50.00

Buying gifts for boys can be a challenge and buying gifts for tweens and teens can be down right impossible. I have 3 teenage boys myself and I know how hard it can be to find new and unique gifts, so I’ve compiled a list of 10 great gift ideas that are under $50!...

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15 Things to do in St. Augustine with Kids in 2 Days

15 Things to do in St. Augustine with Kids in 2 Days

St. Augustine has so much to offer families with kids! I am a native Floridian and had never visited St. Augustine until our twins came home from school in 4th grade and started talking about it. They were fascinated by the history and the fact that it's the oldest...

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Earbuds and Teens: An Annoying Combination

Earbuds and Teens: An Annoying Combination

Earbuds have become the bane of my existence. And if you have a teenager, I’m going to bet that you’re right there with me. I have 3 teenage boys and they have earbuds in their ears all the live long day. They wear their earbuds on the bus. On the way to the bus....

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Quieting the Noise in Our Loud World

Quieting the Noise in Our Loud World

Have you ever had too many tabs open on your computer? Your computer starts to act weird, right? It moves slower, it doesn’t respond and then you have to shut it down, let it restart and miraculously, it starts working again. Sometimes I feel like my brain is that...

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Meal Planning Made Easy

Meal Planning Made Easy

Do you dread meal planning every week for your family? I mean, I just planned meals last week. Why do I have to do it again? I don't know about your family, but mine is filled with busy people who also happen to be picky eaters. They all like food, just not the same...

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Why Can’t They Throw The Box Away?

Why Can’t They Throw The Box Away?

The people who live in my house have a problem. Maybe it's a problem in your house too. They cannot for the life of them throw an empty box away. And it's about to drive me to the loony bin. In our house, my boys pack their own lunches. We started this a few years ago...

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