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More Elf on The Shelf Shenanigans

Our Elf on the shelf, Rainbow Stripes, has been doing all kinds of wacky and silly these during his time at our home.  Each morning we wake up to find him in some new spot doing something different.  The first thing my daughter does when she wakes up is run around the house in search of the elf.  I love to hear her laughter when she discovers what mischief he
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Menu Plan Monday – Dec. 17/12

Last week’s menu was planned out great, however, life got in the way so I have a few carry over meals.  I ended up making more than I thought so we had a lot of leftovers. Then also when I went shopping for ingredients for last week I didn’t find what I wanted. One night instead of Parmesan crusted pork tenderloin we
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Food Texture Aversions and Sensory Processing Disorder

Last Friday I talked about how I pack a lunch for my daughter for school every day. I also briefly mentioned that she has some issues when it comes to getting her to eat different foods.  When she was a baby and just learning to eat solid foods she didn’t take to any food with chunks in it.  So stage 3 foods
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Welcome to Reach For The Star Berries

I find myself telling my daughter on a daily basis to, “reach for the star berries.”  My mom used to say this to me all the time when I was growing up too. I chose this saying as the title of my blog because it not only has a lot of sentimental value but it has a great message.  I
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