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Back-to-School Thrifting

Stop! Before you head out for back-to-school shopping you better rethink your game! Think you’re getting a deal with all those sales (even if it is tax-free weekend)? Think again. You’ll save yourself the headache of long-lines and even more money if you shop your local thrift stores for the items on your supply list […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House | Halfway through Summer

July is here and just as we’re finally getting settled into summer, it’s already halfway over! Here’s what we were up to last week: I surprised Chris with a day trip to Shiner, Texas to check out the brewery and enjoyed celebrating with the kids later that evening… The boys have learned how to play […]

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Last Week at the Maker Mama House

Last week during my busy life as a mama of four I enjoyed… A family trip to the zoo on the HOTTEST day of the year. Yeah, we don’t watch a lot of t.v. (or weather reports as a result) and didn’t realize the heat index would be around 105! But we had plenty of […]

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Living a Life of Meaning

This week I was witness to… My oldest son desperately counting his pennies (they were burning quite a big hole in his pocket)… Amelia reveling in the magic of her toes–that girl will not keep her shoes on in the car! Our family coming together to talk about our values and making them more visible […]

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