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    5 Ways To Have A Successful Family Outing.

    We love exploring, and try to do so as much as possible. However, with 4 little ones there are times when honestly I just don’t think I have the energy to pack the nappy bag! It’s like packing for an overnight stay when you are only gone for a few hours! There are times when I think I have mastered the art, and then on other occasions I want to pretend that these creatures don’t belong to me 🙂 Yep, I can see you nodding your head… It’s been THAT bad! So in my quest for “mastering” the art of a family outing (which I fail at most times), here…

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    Muddy Puddles – Peppa Pig Style

    This week has been a most welcome reprieve from the heat we’ve had lately. It’s been raining on and off for the last few days. But along with the reprieve comes the unfortunate reality that a mom can only do so much to keep her kids entertained indoors… Boredom will hit!!! So, today I had one of those all-too-rare light-bulb moments. Why not just embrace it all? Rain, mud, and fun… Yup, it took me a while to think of this (brilliant, right?)… Anyway, here is a glimpse of our day. Oh, by the way… Yes, they are in their pj’s. Why get dressed when you’re going to get dirty…

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    Need Inspiration For Summer ?? Here’s my SIMPLE SUMMER LIST!

    This is my first 12 week Summer vacation. And I must admit, I’m getting heart palpitations just thinking about it! 12 weeks. 4 kids. And… ME What’s a mother to do? Usually during Summer I picture myself sipping Margarita’s in the sun, getting my groove on. Right now I’m seeing a very different picture. Sadly, no time for Margarita’s, maybe 😉 but there will be lots of time for fun in the sun. The thing about vacation time is that you want it to be as relaxed as possible. I sure don’t want to spend hours downloading and preparing things off pinterest! I also don’t want to have to ENTERTAIN…