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Mini Meatloaves

I confess — I love meatloaf. It is the perfect meal when I am starving at the end of a long day. There is something so comforting about it. I also love that it is […]

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wordless wednesday - evening snow

Evening Snow We are back to the rain now. There are just photos and scattered humps of leftover snow on the boulevards to remind us that just over a week ago, we were throwing snowballs […]

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cleaning-tips

It’s time to spring clean — and we have ten tips to make your cleaning easier, faster, and even more fun! Our mom likes to tell us stories about spring cleaning when she was young. […]

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gluten-free-coconut-chocolate-chip-cookies

These gluten free, coconut, chocolate chip cookies will make you forget all about gluten as you reach for seconds, thirds, fourths… In my journey to eat food that helps and heals my body, rather than […]

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wordless-wednesday-dog-eating-snowman-carrot

Got Your Nose! We finally got enough snow for a snowman! In fact, we had the best snowfall we have had in years. It was lovely. Our dog AJ loves the snow – but he […]

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healthy-pumpkin-oatmeal-breakfast-cookie

A delicious, wheat-free, dairy-free, Pumpkin Oatmeal Breakfast Cookie recipe that is packed with fiber and vitamins. It makes a great breakfast on the go or a nutritious snack any time of day… We can all […]

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tie-dye-milk-science-experiment-for-kids

A couple weeks ago, my six year old daughter, Olivia, had to perform a science experiment for her grade one class. After hours of researching online, Olivia chose to do this colorful milk swirl experiment. […]

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Ultimate Blog Party 2014

Want more readers on your blog? Join us at the 8th Annual Ultimate Blog Party April 4 through April 11 and meet new blogging friends. The Ultimate Blog Party is brought to you in part […]

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peanut-butter-hazelnut-popcorn

The only thing better than sweet, is sweet and salty. I love finding different ways to salt up my sweet treats. And as I have mentioned many times here at 5 Minutes for Mom, I […]

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kids-bed-time

Ask The Domestic Life Stylist Lisa our resident fine living expert answers your questions each Thursday. Submit a question here. If you are a blogger, this is a great chance to have us feature and […]

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