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American Girl Isabelle Giveaway

Olivia and an American Girl Hug My seven year old daughter loves American Girl — and desperately wanted Isabelle for her birthday. Little girls grow up way too fast and so I just couldn’t resist […]

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5 Tips for Family Night Fun

Susan here with five tips to help you make your family nights extra fun. This post is part of a sponsored campaign, but our opinions and ideas are our own. As parents we all want […]

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Pumpkin Pancake Hearts

Janice here with some more breakfast time fun — this time I created Pumpkin Pancake Hearts. These unique little pancakes are light and delicate, and perfect for dipping in your favorite syrup. Thanks to Wholesome […]

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triple-flip-clothing-for-girls-giveaway

This is Janice here with a Triple Flip giveaway for you this Christmas. Triple Flip is my daughter’s favourite Canadian clothing store. If you are in the US, no worries, they ship internationally. Thanks to […]

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how-to-hang-tinsel

How to hang tinsel on a Christmas Tree — according to Olivia, age 7. Up here in Canada, we have already celebrated Thanksgiving. So, it is fair game for us to get a head start […]

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Christmas craft for kids

Janice here with a super easy Christmas craft your kids can make that will actually make your house tidier this holiday season… And a special thanks to Merry Maids for sponsoring this post. Too Much […]

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Peppermint Cookies and Cream Milkshake

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with a Peppermint Cookies and Cream Milkshake recipe that is so minty, creamy, and cookielicious, you will want to hide it from your kids so you […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Kids

Anna here again with some great gift ideas that our team here at 5 Minutes for Mom has put together to help you with your holiday shopping. Some of the suggestions are from our sponsors, […]

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pink-frosting

A spoonful of sugar… This past week, Olivia and I had some sugary fun making Rice Krispies Treats for the #TreatsforToys campaign with Rice Krispies and The Salvation Army. And, as you can tell, my […]

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crispy sweet potato fries

Janice here with a sweet and crispy sweet potato fries recipe and spicy honey mustard dip that tastes as incredible as it sounds. Thanks so much to Wish-Bone® for sponsoring this delicious post. Whether you […]

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