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Stuffed animal storage chair! A perfect solution for those furry friends.

Don’t get me wrong, I am the first to grab a stuffed animal and gift it and take a cart home from the Disney store, but then there’s where to put them.  I have racked my brain trying to find nifty things to do with them.  And sometimes it’s just plain impossible to find a… Continue reading Stuffed animal storage chair! A perfect solution for those furry friends.

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Repurposing last years fall wreath and making it blend into Halloween decor!

HALLOWEEN IS FINALLY ABOUT A MONTH AWAY!  So, I totally feel like it’s okay to decorate the whole house accordingly.  Yay! This and Christmas are my families favorite holidays with Easter not far behind.  A couple weeks ago I actually thought ahead that we are having a Halloween party and we needed to get in… Continue reading Repurposing last years fall wreath and making it blend into Halloween decor!

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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!