Archive for November, 2012

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Countdown to Christmas with Truth in the Tinsel

I’m guilty of procrastinating of making a final decision of what I would like to do with my girls for a Christmas countdown this year.  It’s not that I haven’t been thinking about it, because I have, it’s just that I haven’t been able to make up my mind about what it is I want to do.  There are soo many fantastic
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Not Your Average Brick Meatloaf Recipe

Growing up I did not like meatloaf one bit.  I always thought of it as a big, giant, meat brick that had no flavor at all. Well, I no longer think of that disgusting brick anymore when I hear the word meatloaf.  My sister adapted our step mom’s recipe for meatloaf and its is delicious.  Our step mom’s recipe is
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Number Recognition Games for Preschoolers

I’ve been working with my daughter to help her improve her number recognition skills.  She can count just fine but when it comes to identifying all of the numbers that’s where she needs some help.  I wanted to make practicing fun and not feel like I was pressuring her.  So I told her that we should play a few a games.  
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Buffalo Chicken Pasta Recipe

Tonight I made my yummy buffalo chicken pasta that I told you about in my menu plan post yesterday. I thought I had the recipe memorized and just threw everything in the pot.  My regular recipe calls for small shells but I didn’t have any on hand so I used elbow macaroni instead.  It also calls for 2 cans of
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Behavior Coin Chart System

Behavior Coin Chart System

I found a great motivational behavior chart system over at Life Sprinkled With Glitter earlier this year.  I took it and adapted to fit my own family’s needs. I thought it would be nice to share with other parents out there and find out what you are doing too. This is the system we have been using with our 4 year old.
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