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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 →

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Homemade Goldfish Crackers

I am not going to lie, I love those little goldfish crackers as much as the grandkids do. They are a fun little snack and are such an easy “treat” as well. I got thinking there must be a way to make them and this is the best recipe that I found. And great that Continue reading →

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I Love You To The Moon And Back

It is one of my Granddaughters birthdays coming up and I really wanted to get her something special. She’s pretty shy around lots of people but when its just us she is full of spunk. I wanted to give her something that is always with her so I thought a necklace would be a great Continue reading →

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Bubble Snakes

My grandkids just love bubbles. All day everyday they could blow bubbles. I thought it would be fun to look up a fun new way to blow bubbles for when they come over next and this is what I found…… Rainbow Bubble snakes!! So easy to make and is going to be so much fun Continue reading →

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Homemade Natural Shampoo

I have been playing around with different homemade shampoos and conditioners for awhile now. Mostly looking for a more natural / less chemical way to wash my hair and I have finally found one that I really like so I wanted to share it with all of you. Its so simple and by using essential oils Continue reading →

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Reusable Dryer Sheets

I came across this post and thought it was to awesome not to share. I love the idea of the dryer sheets being reusable and that I can mix my own fragrance with essential oils. I have made a batch and have a load of bedding  in the dryer waiting to come out, cant wait to see Continue reading →

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Easter Marshmallow Bark

Chocolate + Marshmallow = yumminess.  This is such a fun easy recipe that I cant wait to try and eat ” a little ” hehe. They are so cute and I think my grandkids will love it. I have a little bunny shaped cookie cutter that I am going to use as well. Cant wait. Continue reading →