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Monthly Archives: April 2017

The Secret to a Bug-free Summer!

  Summer and summer vacations are just around the corner! Hot days, swimming, sandals, and camping are within our reach. Sounds great, right? Well, it would be if it weren’t for those BUGS! Annoying little, flying, blood sucking bugs. Mosquitoes can single handedly ruin a vacation or family barbeque. Who enjoys being covered from head to toe with bites and itching non-stop? Can these bugs ever be stopped? How can we keep them…

Caption this Photo!

Come up with a caption for this photo below of our dog Moose! Let those creative juices flow and put your ideas in the comments section below. We love seeing your ideas, so don’t disappoint. Don’t forget to share and comment below! Thanks friends…

Best Kept Secret For Sibling Rivalry

BEFORE I thought it would be a great idea if I shared an important tip with you. To keep your sanity as a fellow parent. Come closer and listen carefully. The answer to all your happiness lies inside a mason jar and includes several popsicle sticks. Got it? Any questions? Oh, right! What is the secret to a parent’s sanity when having multiple children, you might ask? The Get Along Jar! It has…

Beat Those Seasonal Allergies for Good!

Pollen, Dust and Dander… oh my! It’s that time of season again. April showers brings May flowers they say. What they fail to mention is that April showers also brings May sneezing, coughing, runny nose and congestion too. According to the FDA, you may be one of the 36 million sufferers of seasonal allergies. The dictionary defines the word allergy as: a damaging immune response by the body to a substance, especially pollen…

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