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loot-bag-girls-candy-free

Have you ever stopped to count how many birthday loot bags you have made during your parenting career? I don’t think I want to do that math! After a dozen years of birthday parties for […]

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Applebarn Abbotsford BC

Decisions, decisions… Olivia had some pretty tough decisions to make during our trip to The Applebarn at Taves Family Farms. I posted this photo several days ago, along with others from our fun-filled outing, but […]

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My Newest Fav Flavor Activia Challenge

Susan here to let you know how I did with the #ActiviaChallenge. This post is sponsored but as always my opinions are my own. As I shared earlier, for the last 4 weeks I’ve been […]

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Applebarn Orchard

Janice and I took our girls for the most fun filled day of apple picking, hay rides and pony rides along with visiting goats and bunnies, running through a corn maze and finding the perfect […]

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splatter-paint-party

Happy Birthday Olivia! My Olivia turned seven this past weekend. And to celebrate, we had a splatter paint birthday party at the local art studio for kids called, 4Cats. Olivia had a fantastic time at […]

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How to take notes from a textbook

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on studying and taking notes from a textbook. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, […]

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Sophia at the Dentist

I wish I could go back in time and never let my kids have sugar or drink juice. And start flossing their teeth as soon as they broke through!!! Okay, I know that’s not practical […]

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first day of school photos

It was the first day of fall and all the public school children in British Columbia finally had their chance to go back to school… Due to the BC school strike and lock out, our […]

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cute-kitten

Sophia and Mittens are Growing Up! It was only a couple months ago when I posted a Wordless Wednesday of Sophia with her new kitten Mittens. Last week I took this photo of Sophia with […]

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organize school binders

This is Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, with some tips on organizing school binders. This post is part of a sponsored campaign with Post-it Brand, but my enthusiasm, opinions, and decades of dependence […]

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