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Your going to want THIS!

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It's Saturday. I get it...you wake up, probably more towards the afternoon...(unless you have kids!) and you just want to chill. 
But, you have stuff to do...clean up the kitchen...dishes...laundry...vacuum the floors...the list goes on.

Friday night with the KIDS... "Would you rather?"

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Friday, January 29th, 2016

We made it to another FRIDAY...yea!  My oldest (Ms. Six) was cheering this morning when she awoke (in which she informed me that she did not sleep a wink last night) and boy was she ready to get this day over with!



The school day came and went...everyone met back at home after four (4) and dinner was on the table by five (5). 





This prompted table talk, in which we started with a game of "Would you rather" first grade style!



Thank goodness for the internet...because this Mama pulled up some impromptu questions, (seriously, thank goodness!) and we were full of chit chat through our entire meal! (no TV needed!)





See the questions here:


I would like to give a SHOUT OUT to  www.youngteacherlove.blogspot.com because that is where I found this handy...dandy sheet, which was awesome with my four (4) and six (6) year olds! 


It engaged great conversation, giggles, thoughts and belly laughs all around our table!  I encourage you to give this a try with your kiddos and s…

Let's Pamper ourselves...after all, we deserve it!

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Today I laughed...because I forgot to yesterday....

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Have you ever just had one of those days where it seems like everything that can go wrong...does?
Yeah, well I am NO different! 






I had a late Saturday night...eh, with my Kids...in which I said, I will have PLENTY of time tomorrow to bake an Eclair Cake for my Dad's birthday.


Sure.

Of course.



Then, I wake up only to find that the jello pudding I placed on the counter in anticipation for my bake-off is in fact NOT Vanilla...but Cheesecake?

Really.

Why do I have cheesecake jello pudding anywhoo? 

This lead to an impromptu trip to the grocery store a mile jog down the road.

Sure, no biggie....except when you factor in the two kids who are rowdy, rambunctious and not into the whole "lets run to the grocery store real quick" bribe that this Mama had going for her.




Sure, right...sounds like a fantastic Sunday, Funday with Mom at the Grocery Store....








OK, no biggie. We get shoes on...scarfs...hats...coats..mittens and load into our semi-warm car for our jog up the road. The wind was …