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DIY Fall Décor Part 1

This year, I decided I wanted to make some of my own Halloween and Fall holiday décor.  I really wanted things that could be left up for Halloween and throughout the Fall season.  I’m not really big into cheesy décor or corny Thanksgiving stuff, so I wanted some more “edgy” decorations.  For part one, I am going to tell you about two projects that we did.  I am going to link to some similar products if I can’t find the exact ones, but for these two projects, I purchased my supplies at WalMart.  You could also shop online or at a local craft store. […]

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Homemade Valentine’s Day Crayons

Are you looking for something fun to send to school with your kids in place of candy for Valentine’s Day?  I am always THAT mom who tries to avoid the sugar and dyes on these holidays where SO many treats are given to my kids.  It’s one thing if they have it every now and then, but holidays such as Valentine’s Day and Halloween guarantee that we have a bowl full of sugar rush and hyperactivity for a month straight. […]

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Twelve Crunchy Resolutions

I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season!! Did anyone make any New Year resolutions? Does anyone ever follow through with their resolutions? Yeah, me neither! Hahah! This year, I am hoping to change that by doing my resolutions a little differently. Instead of having yearly resolutions, I’m going to have monthly resolutions where I just focus on one each month. […]

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Halloween Candy Galore

Did you end up with 20 pounds of candy after trick or treating with your kids?  We went out, big collection bags in hand, and all five of my children went door to door for candy and treats.  What in the WORLD am I going to do with all of this candy?? […]

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Review: Pulp Art + Giveaway

Other than receiving a free sample of this product to review from Pulp Art, I was not paid for any of the opinions or reviews expressed in this blog. Only products that score a 4+ on a 1-5 scale make it onto our website.

Are you looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? […]

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Earth Day 2014

Happy Earth Day my fellow crunchies!! I hope you are taking some time out of your day today to really love and appreciate Mother Earth. Without our beautiful planet, none of us would be here and we all have to do our part to take care of her. Caring for Mother Earth keeps her in a safe and healthy condition for our feature generations. […]

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Valentine’s Day Craft Fun

I’m not a huge hearts and Valentines Day sort of girl, but my kids love to do crafts (so do I).  They decided they wanted to make some valentines for their grandparents. I had to oblige, so we did this quick and simple, but memorable and cute, craft/card.

Supplies:

Construction paper
Marker or crayon
Scissors

 

Fold the paper hamburger style. […]

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Valentine’s Day Treat Alternatives

Holidays don’t always have to mean sugar crashes and the need to secretly throw away a pound of sugar and food dyes.  There are plenty of things you can send with your children to school to share with their friends, family and teachers that won’t rot their teeth.  Here is a list of my favorite Valentine’s Day treat alternatives…

  • You can find adorable pencils and erasers that are Valentine’s Day themed at your local dollar store.
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