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Keeping up With the Neighbors
Learning About Friendship and Being a Great Neighbor

Saying I have a flair for the dramatic is not an exaggeration. As a matter of fact, if you look up flair for dramatic, you may find a picture of none other than yours truly. I have been known to celebrate birthday weeks and months, decorate for fall as soon as August ends, get a little carried away with parties and play dates and put bows on my daughter that are bigger than her entire head.

"House Sold" by American Advisors Group at flickr.com (scaled, cropped and text added)

Image courtesy of American Advisors Group at flickr.com (scaled, cropped and text added)

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Don’t Sweat Thanksgiving Day
11 Activities to Keep Your Little Turkeys Busy

While you are sweating away cooking your heart out in the kitchen on Thanksgiving, do you ever sweat about what to do to keep your little turkeys busy? Well wipe your brow because I have compiled a list of activities to keep them busy while you prepare the perfect feast.

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Image courtesy of Tim Sackton at flickr.com (scaled and text added)

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Crafting in the Kitchen
Our Favorite Edible Thanksgiving Crafts

Do you need to make festive Thanksgiving treats for your child’s Thanksgiving feast? Or do you just enjoy creating in the kitchen with your kids? I like to call it “Crafting in the Kitchen”. The bonus: you get to eat your creations. I am a sucker for an adorable themed holiday treat so I have decided to put together a list of our favorite cute treats. turkeybasket1 Continue reading

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Creating Magic With My Daughter
Thanksgiving on Thursday Book Study

My Daughter and I recently read Thanksgiving on Thursday by Mary Pope Osborne. I have been trying to get her to read the Magic Tree House series for quite sometime but she has been against it. She can be stubborn that way. I decided to download one on my iPad and trick her.

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Image courtesy of Mike Licht at flickr.com (scaled and text added)

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A Journey of Freedom
The Story of the Pilgrims - a Story of Growth and Friendship

The Story of the Pilgrims by Katherine Ross, is a wonderful story of the Pilgrims journey to America. The illustrations are colorful and it kept my seven year old engaged. pilgrims1 Continue reading

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