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Ninjago Warrior and Babywearing Lego Costume Tutorial

Growing up, my mom loved Halloween.  We went all out with house decorations, costumes, pumpkin carving, and everything spooky.  I had some of the most amazing costumes as a child, and most of them were DIY by my mom and grandma (Grandma had some AMAZING sewing skills!).  With 4 kids, we’ve carried on the DIY costume tradition for a few reasons.  My favorite reason is that with a little planning, most DIY costumes can be really cute and unique.  Also important, though, is that DIY costumes tend to be way cheaper when you have a large family.  This year the … …..

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Transforming My Backyard Into An Outdoor Oasis with Pier 1

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Pier 1 Imports. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. We have a decent sized backyard with a covered cement patio and lots of toys for the kiddos to play with yet since moving in nearly seven years ago we have never truly used it.  This year I decided I wanted to do something about that.  I wanted to make our back patio functional by having comfy chairs for the adults to sit and … …..

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