gingham for spring 2015

If you’re living in a place that has four seasons, then you’re probably getting sick of sweaters and snow boots.  I know I am! No worries though. Winter will be over very soon and we have some adorable and mom-appropriate fashion trends to look forward to this spring!

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We have three children, ages 8, 6 and 5 and they all love books! At least twice a year we go through the bookshelves to pull out what needs to be passed on or recycled. These book series are just a few of the family favorites that are always set aside to be saved first:

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Oh the weather outside is frightful…so a Winter Getaway is a must! This Winter Break, I took my family down to Tampa, Florida to enjoy family, food, fun and football. It was my daughter’s first trip on a plan, but definitely not her last.

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As the mother of a Kindergartener who loves to read, I have found that the easiest way to keep interest and spark interest in young readers is to find books with themes that your child enjoys.

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As the years go by, it’s easy to forget the small details of everyday life. Time capsules are a great way to store keepsakes and to create memories. What better way to celebrate the new year then to get your family involved in making a family time capsule that will help you record all of the years precious memories. Get your family involved in making a family time capsule with these simple tips.

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For busy moms, updos are not a luxury but a necessity. They are an easy way to keep your hair in control while also updating your look. These two hairstyles are not only fabulous, but can be created under 5 stress-free minutes. These styles look best on medium to long hair.