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Perfect Peach Pie

I love peaches and they are everywhere right now in my house. I have been canning peaches, making jam and now peach pies. I try to make a couple at a time and then freeze the extra one if it makes it before we eat it! They are so delicious and everyone in my family Continue reading →

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Homemade Hand Soap

I have been looking around for ways that I can save money. I found that I buy a lot of hand soap with all these little kids hands around. So I set out to see if I could make my own and save a few dollars. There are lots of recipes out there for homemade Continue reading →

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DIY Glitter Magnets

My little granddaughters LOVE sparkles. Whenever were doing a craft it has to have sparkles involved. I found this really fun sparkles magnet craft and thought the girls would love it! and they did ! Also great because now we have more magnets to hang all their other beautiful art work on the fridge with. Continue reading →

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This is Peachy Iced Tea!

Yah!!! Its peach season and I am so loving it. To me there is nothing more refreshing on a hot day than a cup of cold iced tea until now!!! This peach tea recipe that I just tried is the most delicious, refreshing drink out there! Hope you guys give it a try. Its peachy Continue reading →

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Cloud Dough

This was such a fun activity and sooooo easy to make. My Grandkids loved it and played for ages with this dough. We hid popsicle sticks and little objects in it and had little treasure hunts and it was really great. Did this with a 7 and 3 year old and they both enjoyed it. Hope you Continue reading →

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Watermelon Strawberry Sorbet

Watermelon. I just love everything about it, I could happily eat it all year long but usually I save myself and gorge on it all summer long. It just feels better eating it in the summer hot months! This is such a delicious way to eat watermelon I had to share it on. My grandkids Continue reading →

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Ocean In a Bottle

My Grandkids are so curious. I just love it, why this ? why that ? all the time. Its hard to know all the answers!! I thought it would be fun to do an experiment with them and this ” Ocean in a Bottle ” turned out so great. They loved it and so did Continue reading →

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Carrot Chips

I felt like a salty crunchy treat the other day but did not want to go out and buy a bag of chips. But I did have a large bag of carrots that needed to be used so I looked up a recipe for carrot chips and this is what I found. They were delicious , nutritious Continue reading →

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Homemade Play Dough

I always remember making play dough for my kids when they were young and they loved it. So I dug out my old recipe the other day and made a batch just before my grandkids arrived. It was so much fun. They built all sorts of things, cut it up and just had a great Continue reading →

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No-bake Cheerio Bars

I always have a box of Cheerio’s on hand in the pantry for when my grandkids come over (they love them), but the other day I thought I might try baking with them. And then I  found this fun no-bake granola bar recipe  that I thought sounded great. I conveniently had all the other ingredients on Continue reading →