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Overnight French Toast Casserole

This Overnight French Toast Casserole recipe makes for the simplest and most delicious breakfast!  This recipe just takes 5 minutes of prep the night before and can be popped in the oven in the morning!  Perfect for Christmas morning, holiday guests, or special occasions!   I am probably the most UN-MORNING person in the entire world.  Seriously.  I am pretty much a Zombie until 9, at the earliest.  But on the rare occasion that I do fix ...

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LEGO Nativity Puzzles

These LEGO Nativity Puzzles are the perfect hands-on nativity for toddlers and preschoolers!  Just print out our templates and attach them to LEGO bricks! After making our LEGO Christmas Puzzles a few days ago, I decided I wanted to make something more significant to the true meaning of Christmas.  These LEGO Nativity Puzzles are an excellent way for children to have hands-on experience with each of the individuals who played a part in the ...

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Christmas Tree Dirt Cups

Looking for the perfect "snacktivity" for the children at your Christmas Party? Make these Christmas Tree Dirt Cups for a fun and engaging treat!   Dirt Cups are one of my favorite desserts to serve to kids, especially if you are feeding a lot of them at once! They are DELICIOUS, individually portioned and are easily to customize for nearly every season/holiday.  We have made Pumpkin Patch Dirt Cups, Teepee Dirt Cups, and Easter ...

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World’s Best Sugar Cookie Recipe

Our World's Best Sugar Cookie Recipe is sure to knock your socks off this Christmas!  The combination of the fluffy biscuit-like dough with the super sweet glaze on top will leave your mouth watering for more!     These are the best sugar cookies you will ever have.  Seriously.   The cookie itself is soft and almost biscuit-like while the glaze icing gives it just the right amount of sweetness.  Perfection.   I ...

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Stocking Stuffers for Preschoolers

These inexpensive stockings stuffers for preschoolers are perfect for making Christmas morning extra special and extra practical!  Each of these stocking stuffers must meet one of my three criteria:  useful, consumable, or promote a child's development!     Stockings, in my humble opinion, are the unsung heroes of Christmas morning (or Christmas Eve, depending on when you open your stockings).  Their presence on our mantle is a ...

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Take Your Kids to An Honor Flight Homecoming

Looking for a way to honor our veterans? Take your kids to an Honor Flight Homecoming!  This is a wonderful way to express our gratitude, respect, and appreciation for our elderly veterans!   My 91-year old grandpa recently moved in with my parents. He is still extremely independent but found himself needing assistance with meals and housekeeping. Prior to this year, he has lived over 9 hours away. Getting to see him on a weekly basis, ...

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