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Taking The 28-Day Challenge With Eddie The Wonder Dog

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 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PurinaONEVisibleDifferences #CollectiveBias  About 2 and a half years ago we picked up a scruffy, hard on his luck shelter dog. We brought him home, and named him Eddie. He has become our family mascot, our therapy dog, comic relief, and is the BEST …

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The Happy Now Blog Link- Up #151

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    Welcome to the Hundred And Fifty-First Edition of The Happy Now Blog Link -Up!   Hello and welcome! We are excited to have you join us! The Happy Now is a weekly link up of  posts that have been posted on websites all around the web. If you are a blogger we would love to have you share the …

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DIY Shamrock Pin & Headband

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My middle daughter Rebekah is known for her headbands. As her signature styling piece, we have fun incorporating various holiday themes into her hair accoutrements. And so this week we turned our attention to St. Patrick’s day in an effort to make sure she was pinch-proof. Here is what we came up with, and with a little semi-homemade cheat,  you …

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Your New Best Friend In The Kitchen

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* Amazon affiliate links are included in this post. By clicking and purchasing from these links I receive a small commission. Thanks for your support! I am Hispanic, and that means we store our food in old butter containers. It’s a long standing, not very good tradition passed down from generation to generation….. Let’s also talk about plastic wraps, which …

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The Happy Now Blog Link- Up #150

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    Welcome to the Hundred And Fiftieth Edition of The Happy Now Blog Link -Up!   Hello and welcome! We are excited to have you join us! The Happy Now is a weekly link up of  posts that have been posted on websites all around the web. If you are a blogger we would love to have you share the …

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The BEST Chili Recipe Known To Mankind

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This last weekend our church had a fire and ice activity where people brought homemade chili and ice cream concoctions. My husband Jen’s Guy as he is known around here on the blog, was tired of all of the other “braggards” who told him they were going to bring their award winning chili. He heard their challenges and ran with …

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The Happy Now Blog Link- Up #149

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    Welcome to the Hundred And Forty-Ninth Edition of The Happy Now Blog Link -Up!   Hello and welcome! We are excited to have you join us! The Happy Now is a weekly link up of  posts that have been posted on websites all around the web. If you are a blogger we would love to have you share the …

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A Whole New World

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I remember holding my first little baby in my arms for the first time and promising her I would do everything I could within my power to make her life as good as I possibly could. I was going to show her the world in all it shining, shimmering glory. Because there is so very much to see. If you …

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The Happy Now Blog Link- Up #148

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    Welcome to the Hundred And Forty-Eighth Edition of The Happy Now Blog Link -Up!   Hello and welcome! We are excited to have you join us! The Happy Now is a weekly link up of  posts that have been posted on websites all around the web. If you are a blogger we would love to have you share the …

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The Best Babysitters Ever Plus A Giveaway!

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 HMH Books is partnering with me for a giveaway! All opinions are my own. I started babysitting pretty young. This tends to happen when you are the youngest in a family of 8, and where your older brothers and sisters are already married with kids. Babysitting is really an adventure. I remember the first time I had to change a …

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The Happy Now Blog Link- Up #147

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    Welcome to the Hundred And Forty-Seventh Edition of The Happy Now Blog Link -Up!   Hello and welcome! We are excited to have you join us! The Happy Now is a weekly link up of  posts that have been posted on websites all around the web. If you are a blogger we would love to have you share the …