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Nov08
Personalized gifts made really personal…like made just for me. (Best Personalized and DIY Gifts)

Personalized gifts made really personal…like made just for me. (Best Personalized and DIY Gifts)

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I just threw out our jack-o-lanterns which means my brain is running right to the other less costume oriented holidays coming up. I know, you’re thinking, ‘Bluh?! Is this Target? Putting out Christmas items before Halloween is even over?’ But I’m talking about custom gifts and those can take a while to have made, so […]

Nov07

I wonder if Santa uses emoticons. (Dear Santa Letter Week: children’s stationery & resources)

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This week is Dear Santa Letter Week, which means you should…you know, write a letter to Santa. We have to write letters to Santa because the prospect of seeing Santa at the mall gives my children hives. The last time my daughter saw Santa was six years ago when she was two years old. She […]

Nov02
Best Halloween Children’s Costumes: Round Up

Best Halloween Children’s Costumes: Round Up

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I know you’re ready to move on from Halloween and so am I. Sort of. It’s just that I’m watching the Halloween merchandise being pulled off shelves and replaced with various winter holiday paraphenalia. Let’s just hold onto Halloween a little bit longer then. Okay? Amy at Fannfare went to a 70′s character themed party […]

Oct23
Best Children’s Halloween Books

Best Children’s Halloween Books

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We love books around here and, what’s this? October is National Book Month. I just don’t believe how conveniently these holidays spring up for me. We’ve talked about costumes, taking great care to avoid overpriced store-bought costumes, we’ve talked about easy (and cheap) projects and treats you can make with your kids to celebrate Halloween […]

Oct13
Still talking about Halloween. (Best Halloween Trick or Treating Bags, Masks and Costumes)

Still talking about Halloween. (Best Halloween Trick or Treating Bags, Masks and Costumes)

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Halloween is quickly approaching and I’ve lost 4 Ebay bids for a Red Mystic Force Power Ranger SPD. I’m starting to feel the heat. I tried pulling out a Fireman dress up outfit we have and suggested a Fireman does a lot of really good things too! A Fireman is almost exactly the same as […]

Oct10
Haunted by frugal ghosts. (Best Halloween Cookies & Crafts)

Haunted by frugal ghosts. (Best Halloween Cookies & Crafts)

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Before we begin, I think it’s important in the name of transparency after Monday’s post, for you to know I have managed to steer my daughter away from ‘Gothic Child Prostitute‘ (as a related aside, Gothic Lolitas are all the rage in Japan. Thanks for the link, Mary.). Madison is now interested in being a […]

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