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Honey Bunches of Oats NEW Breakfast Biscuits – A Perfect Road Trip Snack

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In just over two weeks our family will be packing up the car and heading to the beach.  To reach our destination there is roughly ten hours of drive time, but add in all the necessary stops with four little ones and it’s easy to tack on another four hours or so.  To make things a tad easier on us we plan to stay over night in a hotel a little over halfway there, but we still need to keep the kiddos occupied and happy in the car.  Mama Harper won’t do good with hearing “are we there yet” a … …..

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Capri Sun Roarin’ Waters Snacks for the Kids’ Choice Awards

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #KidsChoiceDrink #CollectiveBias One of the great things about having kids… especially as they get a little older… is that you can watch Nickelodeon guilt free.  I have no problem admitting that some of my favorite shows are on a “kids” channel – I may have even shed some tears while watching the series finale of iCarly.  Now my girls and I have become rather fond of Jessie, Austin & Ally and Nicky, Ricky, Dicky, & Dawn.  Oh and I can’t forget Dog with … …..

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Slam Dunk Basketball Party Snacks

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EasyBracketParty #CollectiveBias This week the temperature reached 50° and I’m beginning to believe that spring might actually be on the way.  The girls loved riding their bikes up and down the street and the older neighborhood kids could be found shooting hoops at the end of the block.  As I watched them play I began to sense a little madness in the air.  No matter what part of the country you’re in I bet you felt it too.  And with that madness comes … …..

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Super Simple Homemade Pumpkin Seed Recipe

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Have you carved pumpkins yet?  If so, I hope you didn’t toss the seeds! Homemade Pumpkin Seed Recipe 1.)  Pick out the perfect pumpkin. 2.)  Carve the pumpkin and save the guts – check out my carving tips! 3.)  Separate the seeds from the pulp – perhaps watch a Halloween movie, this step takes the longest, hehe. 4.)  Rinse off the pumpkin seeds – using a strainer makes this super simple. 5.)  Soak in a salt water mixture for roughly 24 hours. 6.)  Drain salt water, spread seeds out in a thin layer, sprinkle with salt, and let dry for … …..

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Homemade Pumpkin Seeds

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Dustin loves pumpkin seeds…. a few years back when my brother-in-law was living with us he decided to make some.  Well I was pregnant with Sugar and the smell of baking pumpkin seeds was not meshing well with my morning sickness so I made him take them out of the  oven, hehe.  Ever since then Dustin has not had homemade pumpkin seeds and so I decided to make them for him this year because I’m an awesome wife, hehe.  And so I thought I would share the step by step process for making baked pumpkin seeds. And so first you … …..

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