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Yes to Holiday Mama-Time

 Thanksgiving is just a week away and even though we’re not hosting dinner at our house this year, I can already feel the stress of the holidays creeping up. But it doesn’t have to be that way. I’m going to do my best to keep our family gift lists simple. I’m not going to bake […]

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Holidaying

Hello my friends! I’ve been taking it easy these past couple of weeks (or rather, trying not to overload myself), and enjoying Christmas with family and friends. I hope you all had a wonderful holiday! Here’s a little peek at what we’ve been up to at the Maker Mama house. We’ve been… Decorating (this was […]

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Running a Little Behind This Holiday Season (And it’s OK!)

So we’re a little behind on our Advent calendar and getting ready for Christmas this year. We’ve been making the print-out ornaments for The Truth in the Tinsel Advent activities and we’re only on day 10 (and only 7 ornaments are hung on my daughter’s garland above). I also have more gift-shopping to do, teacher […]

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KRE-O Transformers Review

I used to love playing with my brother’s building blocks as a kid. I could spend hours building miniature worlds, but as much as I loved them as a kid, my boys love them even more. They know the names of every building set out there, and I love how it brings them together in […]

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