Encourage Creative Play with Lego Juniors

I don’t think I’ve ever met a kid that didn’t like LEGOS. Even I grew up playing with them, and they just keep getting better and better. With four kids between 4 and 11, it used to be that we only had easy and hard sets to choose from. Now LEGO has introduced LEGO JUNIORS, […]

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Everyday Bento Review and Giveaway

Above photos courtesy Wendy Copley I have had the pleasure of knowing my friend Wendy Copley of Wendolonia for several years now, in fact she was among the first blogs I started following! If you don’t already know Wendy, she is a crafter extraordinaire. From sewing, scrapbooking, cooking, and general crafty awesomeness, this lady does […]

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8 Festive Fresh Flower How-To’s

I know, when you think of winter, you probably don’t think of flowers. Fresh flowers aren’t the first thing that come to my mind either, but a gorgeous vase of flowers always perks me up–especially in the long days of winter. This week I received a beautiful bouquet of ranunculus from The Bouqs Company. I’m […]

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Hometown Tour (and giveaway) with Zylie the Bear

Our new friend, Zylie the Bear flew down to San Antonio to visit us last week, and she loved her trip so much she asked us to share some of our favorite city sites. Come along for a mini-tour of our super family-friendly hometown! First up is Hemisfair Park in downtown S.A. Home to the […]

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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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