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Throw a whimsical party with your kids…just for giggles!

It’s summer (well, it’s almost over though) and we have exhausted almost every way to have fun!  I’m beat from trying so hard and also from the contrasting slow pace of summer too.  I’m trying to make things fun still until we stick our little toes over the school line in a week. One fun… Continue reading Throw a whimsical party with your kids…just for giggles!

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My Little Pony Birthday Party – how to simplify a birthday bash and summertime fun!!!

HELLO…I would love to yell this over a cliff side covered in moss.  I feel so happy to be back on my blog again, frantically typing away.  I have been away for far too long due to family medical issues and it completely depleted all of my energy and inspiration.  Making sure your family is… Continue reading My Little Pony Birthday Party – how to simplify a birthday bash and summertime fun!!!

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Summertime blue

Blueberry picking with my mini Berry picking with my little Willow Bug is in the top five of my favorite things to do together.  We talked all about what it takes to get a blueberry ready for the basket…planting, watering, growing, picking, sorting, washing…it’s a huge process. Since we play grocery store all the time,… Continue reading Summertime blue

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Lately…enjoying simple pleasures!

Let’s get to some simple fun on the central coast of CA, playful ideas, and tips for camping!  Now, most of my readers are not even in the United States, so please take what you can from our daily excursions as inspiration for things that might be near your home.  The point really is to… Continue reading Lately…enjoying simple pleasures!

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Reworking your home decor with what you already have!

This was a fun project today.  I really needed to beautify my bathroom.  I’m girly, what can I say!  I needed a place that would inspire a soak in a milk bath with orange slices and rose petals. Luckily, I have roses growing all over my yard and they just so happen to be glorious… Continue reading Reworking your home decor with what you already have!