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Taylor Swift 1989

Olivia shaking it off… Yesterday, Olivia and her cousins, Julia and Sophia, had some fun celebrating the release of Taylor Swift’s new album, 1989, by shaking it off with a life size Taylor Swift cut-out. […]

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Make Halloween Memorable

Janice here with five tips to help you make Halloween extra special for your kids and earn yourself some serious “mom cred”. This post is part of a sponsored campaign, but our opinions and ideas […]

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Taylor Swift with Mic

Thanks to Target for sponsoring this fabulous giveaway for our Canadian friends – we adore Target and Taylor Swift! (Written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, while dancing to “Shake it Off.”) […]

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DIY Cat Costume Tutorial

Do you need a simple – but super cute – kids costume for Halloween? With items you probably already have in your home, you can make this easy DIY kids’ black cat costume in less […]

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Halloween Cat Costume

Julia is Getting Ready for Halloween… This past week I made cat costumes for my daughter, Olivia, and Susan’s daughters, Julia and Sophia. I love these DIY girls black cat Halloween costumes so much, I […]

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Gluten-Free-Chocolate-Chip-Cookie-Recipe

I was an Oatmeal Raisin Cookie girl. Until these cookies. In fact, I was so solidly part of the Oatmeal RAISIN camp, that I winced a bit at the thought of chocolate chips in my […]

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Sophia 7th Birthday

Happy Birthday Sophia! My sweet little Sophia turned 7 years old this past weekend. It’s hard to believe my baby has grown so old. Thank goodness she still loves to snuggle. We had a party […]

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photo-tips-from-anne-geddes

In the nineties, Anne Geddes transformed infant portraiture with her fantastical, ethereal images of babies. Her iconic images featured babies in more fanciful creations than one could ever imagine — babies dressed as vegetables, fairies, […]

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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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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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