Brownie Bowls

brownie bowl

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Our weekend was filled with the usual basketball and ballet activities, but we took some time on Saturday evening to celebrate Valentine’s Day together. Even though we didn’t have a special meal planned we pulled out our traditional heart dishes and red glasses. However, we did plan for a special dessert!

 

After dinner the kids exchanged gifts. I think it’s sweet that they wanted to use their own […]

7 Halloween Costume Ideas for a Boy and Girl

Halloween Costume Ideas

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With Halloween just around the corner I thought it would be fun to look back at all the Halloween costumes the kids have worn. So far, this year included, I have been able to convince them to dress as a “theme”. We’ve had lots of fun over the years thinking through and discussing the possibilities.

So, if you are looking for costume ideas for a sister and brother pair, I […]

Happy New Year!

Christmas 2013

Happy New Year 2014!

I just want to start out by thanking all of you for your support over the past year. Your comments and feedback are what makes working on this blog such an enjoyable journey. It’s been my best blog year so far, thanks to you! I have some exciting things planned for this year and look forward to sharing them with you in the future.

 

Our Family Vacation

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An Advent Tradition

Happy 3rd Advent!

Every year, we gather around our advent wreath as a family on the 4 Sundays before Christmas, to read through the Christmas story. It’s our way of reminding ourselves what this season is all about, the birth of our Savior.

 

What are some of your family traditions that help you remember the reason for the season?

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