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Family Night

Can you remember the last time your family had a night in together? A night that did not have a scheduled practice, meeting, volunteer hours, or even a grocery trip. Once a week we strive to have a night like that.   So what does it take to make it happen? It takes tons of coordination…

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Summer is here, which means it is HOME. BUYING. SEASON. (Let’s face it, no one wants to deal with moving during the school year, so this ends up being a hot time. For home buying, and weather. See what I did there? I crack myself up.) Anyhow, I wanted to share some food for thought:…

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The Name Game

How did YOU choose your kids’ names? Here’s our story. My husband and I have two boys, 10 years and one day apart.  When we began brainstorming for the oldest’s name, we were young and carried out the ritualistic research associated with the first child.  My husband’s first name is Albert, but he goes by…

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I’m so excited to share our next big Texoma With Kids event is here!!! We’ve all (more or less) survived the school year in once piece, so it’s time to call up the babysitter (or bribe your husband), and CELEBRATE!  Just RSVP to this Facebook event so we can get a good head count for food. WHAT:…

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Monday, May 14: Maker Monday at Wichita Falls Public Library (4-5 pm) S.T.E.A.M. based activities for children age 7-12. FREE • REGISTRATION REQUIRED Children learn through fun hands-on activities designed to inspire curiosity and apply concepts related to science, technology, engineering, art, and math. ** PLEASE NOTE ** Children who arrive after we have begun will not…

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The Good Life

You have probably heard by now that it is hard to be a stay at home mom. If you’re like me, you have heard it more times than you care. I will concede that it is a hard job. But it’s almost noon on a Monday, I’m sitting in my recliner with a drink, watching…

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Our Giant Planning Wall For $100

I LOVE lists and planning, projects and schematics, reminders and calendars, but I do not do well to put things in my phone and a refrigerator calendar isn’t big enough so I end up with a million scattered sheets of random needs and to dos all over the house and in my purse. When we…

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