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How to Survive Thanksgiving in a large family. Thanksgiving 2018.

How to Survive Thanksgiving in a Large Family

How to Survive Thanksgiving in a Large Family Post contains affiliate links. Well, friends, we survived Thanksgiving 2018 with no injuries, casualties, or emergencies. One strange advantage to not having extended family nearby is we don’t have the Holiday Drama that includes dragging our little cherubs from one house to another for three days straight. …

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The Office Themed Party: Tucker’s 13th Birthday

How to Host a Fun Office-Themed Party Post contains affiliate links. Yes, I know, The Office isn’t exactly appropriate for thirteen-year-olds. Or eight-year-olds. And some episodes aren’t even appropriate for 42-year-olds. Despite that, the kids and I spent the summer evenings from 7 to 8 pm watching The Office. Chuck was working a bazillion hours …

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Christmas 2015

Christmas 2015 has come and gone. While I love the advent season and all of the anticipation building up to the celebration of Christ’s birth, I’ll admit I am ready to get back to my daily routine. In the same way that I love Mondays, I love the after Christmas return of regular bedtimes, meals …

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