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13 In Family Travel

Tips For A Successful Family Road Trip

Packing the kids into a car and heading out on a family road trip isn’t everyone’s idea of fun. If not implemented correctly, you can be setting yourself up for hours of whining, fighting, and “are we there yet?” questions. But family road trips don’t have to be chaotic and stressful. With a little bit of planning, you can enjoy the trip as much as the destination. In fact, my family often loads all eight kids into our little bus…

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3 In Family Travel

Free Outdoor Summer Movies for Rhode Island Families

One of the things we love most about summer is all the free outdoor family fun. Even though it is the smallest state, Rhode Island knows how to pack a punch for families! There are plenty of free outdoor family movies in Rhode Island to enjoy a summer long! Grab your littles and bigs, some snacks and chairs and check out all the free movie events happening all over the state- in fields, beaches, and parks.   FREE FAMILY OUTDOOR…

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3 In Motherhood

Why Your Baby’s Gut Health Is Important

This post is sponsored by Evivo but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.   The majority of American babies appear healthy at birth. They are growing, gaining weight and hitting their developmental milestones, which lead us to believe they’ll grow into healthy kids. So why do so many babies who appear healthy on the outside end up with metabolic and autoimmune issues later in life? There are at least two children with food allergies in almost every…

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0 In Food/ Ketogenic Lifestyle

Keto Peanut Butter Cookies

Chunky, smooth, swirled with sugar free jam; no matter how you enjoy it, peanut butter is a classic favorite! This is your Grandma’s classic cookie recipe brought up to Keto SPEED! Chewy and delicious, these treats are perfect for sharing!Whether you are new to the ketogenic lifestyle, or have been enjoying it for awhile, you’ll love how easy and delicious these are!   Peanut Butter Cookies ½ cup coconut flour 1 cup granulated Sucralose 1 cup peanut butter, no added…

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0 In Family Travel/ Motherhood

My Top 5 Summer Essentials

Summer is here and it is hot! But oh so fun, right? In a way, we are more relaxed in the summer and in another way, we tend to do more. When you are out and about all day, during the hot summer months, you need to remember a few important things to always have on hand. This post is sponsored by Degree Women but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. A FLOPPY HAT- Don’t you love floppy…

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3 In Motherhood

When You Have To Supplement || Transitioning To Bottles

I received product and compensation from Mead Johnson Nutrition and Playtex Baby to create this post written by me. All experiences and opinions expressed in this post are my own and not those of Mead Johnson Nutrition nor Playtex Baby. For questions about Enfamil NeuroPro, you can contact Mead Johnson Nutrition at 1-800-BABY-123 (1-800-222-9123). For questions about Nurser bottles with Drop-Ins liners, you can contact Playtex Baby at 1-888-310-4290. I am a huge advocate for breastfeeding moms and babies. I…

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0 In Family Travel

Tips To Make a Family Road Trip Successful

Packing the kids into a car and heading out on a family road trip isn’t everyone’s idea of fun. If not implemented correctly, you can be setting yourself up for hours of whining, fighting, and “are we there yet?” questions. But family road trips don’t have to be chaotic and stressful. With a little bit of planning, you can enjoy the trip as much as the destination. In fact, my family often loads all eight kids into our little bus…

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6 In Bible Study/ Planning

New Planner Flip Thru || DaySpring Planner 2018-19

It’s that time of year again! My new planner arrived at my doorstep and I squealed like a kid in a candy store! I have tried sooooo many planners in my lifetime. If you don’t know, I have quite the obsession with All Things Planning….planners, notebooks, journals, lists, office supplies, Bible Journaling. Throw in some books to read and some coffee and I am one happy girl. DaySpring gave me a planner to review for you, but as always, my…

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0 In Family Travel/ Homeschooling

Simple Solutions to Homeschooling On The Road With Sonlight

Have you ever panicked a bit when you had life throw you a loop? Or when you were planning a family vacation and knew it wasn’t your scheduled homeschool break? Now, of course…part of the beauty of homeschooling is that we can be flexible and change things as needed. I have taken advantage of that countless times over the years! Over this past year, we have moved, lived in a hotel for awhile between houses, and have taken a few…

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20 In Family Travel

Family Travel Destinations on a Budget

The travel bug has bitten our family and bitten hard!  My husband and I used to travel before we had kids, and then even for awhile after we had kids. We used to be big city people and always thought we would raise our family in “the city.” As we added more and more children (and pets) into our family, it got a little bit harder to travel. We have traveled over the years with our kids, at least a…

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