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5-Ingredient Thanksgiving Dessert Idea: Cranberry Apple Pastelitos (Puff Pastry Dessert) {Recipe}

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In just a couple of days, many of us will be celebrating Thanksgiving with loved ones, enjoying wonderful food as we give thanks for all we have. I know that pumpkin and sweet potato pies are popular Thanksgiving desserts, but since our family isn’t a big fan of either, I thought I’d try something a […]

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Thanksgiving Style for Kids: Casual & Cute


Even though we get together with family for most Thanksgiving dinners, we don’t tend to dress up. Don’t get me wrong – it’s not like we sit down for Thanksgiving dinner in our sweat pants, but we also aren’t dressed in our holiday best. We all tend to go for more of a dressy casual […]

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Hosting Holiday Guests: Create a Welcome Basket for Kids!


I bet you’re gearing up for Thanksgiving next week and probably getting your home ready for holiday guests. Chances are you have other families with kids coming to stay with you, so prepping your home includes preparations for (extra) little ones! I know that my children love special surprises, even when we’re just staying at […]

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Play Before Release Date! Star Wars Battlefront (Pre)Release Fun


My husband and I have been fans of the Star Wars movies since we were young and now get to share that excitement with our own kids! When episodes 1-3 were released, our kids were not yet born, so it’s fun to share the fun of anticipating a Star Wars movie release with them! We’ve […]

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Small Gesture, Big Show of Support for Veterans #GreenlightAVet


Veteran’s Day is a great opportunity to talk with our children about what it means to be a veteran and why it’s good to celebrate the men and women who have served. My dad and sister-in-law are veterans (as was my abuelo and his father), so our kids are able to learn first-hand from their […]

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