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L’il Critters Gummy Vites & a Video!

September 16, 2014
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Hello there! Today I’m sharing L’il Critters™ Gummy Vites™ Complete with y’all. Do your kiddos take vitamins? Around here we lead a super active lifestyle, and although we eat a wholesome & healthy diet, a little boost in the right direction is never a bad thing. L’il Critters™ help my active kids get all their […]

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Summer Grilling & Built for Play with Johnson & Johnson

August 22, 2014
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Summer is built for play. Lots & lots of play. From mountain biking to fishing, hiking & a plethora of other activities ~ also lots of time spent whipping up burgers & bites on the grill. I’ve teamed up with the folks at Johnson & Johnson to bring you some helpful summer & back to school inspiration. We want […]

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Back to School Pinterest Party … Join the FUN!

August 12, 2014
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It’s school time and I’m excited to be hosting a Back to School Pinterest Party with 12 other talented DIY bloggers this Sunday and YOU’RE INVITED! What is a Pinterest Party?…

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Del Monte Back To School Contest: Do You Squeeze or Spoon? {Giveaway $100 Visa Giftcard!}

August 2, 2014
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Are you all ready thinking about Back to School? Maybe just a smidge? I believe that always burns in the back of our minds, even during the heat of the summer. My kids go back in just over a month & I’m all about trying new snack ideas on them now…to know what they will crave then. […]

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Sips Away! Mott’s Bold Juices

August 1, 2014
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Hi there! I’m sharing some delish fruity sips today. We are having a super active summer here in Telluride, CO. You know what that means? We are always on the lookout for healthful, pure, energizing drinks to keep us going. Beverages that we can enjoy every day. If there is something we’ve learned here in […]

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Reminder: September Project LunchBox Challenge

September 1, 2013
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Well here we are ~ we made it to September! Most of the kids are back to school. Lunches are being packed. Parents are relieved & a bit stressed with the new routine. (Happy Labor Day weekend by the way!) A good portion of the school days of September I will be posting lunchbox creations. Inspiration […]

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Vermont Creamery & Zutano | $150 Giveaway

August 25, 2013
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Happy Sunday! Today I am thrilled to share Vermont Creamery & Zutano with you! These are two great brands that you need to get to know (if you don’t already.) You have the opportunity to try a selection of Vermont Creamery fine artisanal butter, cheeses & creamy spreads. Zutano has some of the most adorable newborn, […]

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Back to School Breakfast Ideas

August 23, 2013
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Good morning & happy Friday! Often I get asked about what to pack for school lunches, but just as often I get asked about what we eat for breakfast. Time & time again I’ve talked about how I agree with the idea of “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” Not only does […]

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Coconutty Breakfast Cookies | No-Bake

August 21, 2013
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With all the busy business of back to school…why not make your life a little easier with a delicious, healthy breakfast you can hold in you hand? These No-Bake Coconutty Breakfast Cookies are the perfect solution for busy mornings, lunchbox/work snacks or after school nibbles. Please visit Attune Foods for the recipe.

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Project LunchBox September Challenge!

August 8, 2013
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Back to school is almost here friends. As a matter of fact we were in school yesterday getting all excited about the first day back. A few years ago I launched Project LunchBox…it was very well received by all of you! Let’s kick off the 2013-14 school year with healthy lunches packed at home. Lots […]

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Back to School Community Challenge

July 28, 2013
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Hope you are all having a fab weekend! Grilling, chilling & drinking Pear Martinis. Or something like that! Is back to school on your mind yet? Stress less this year with the iVillage Back to School Community Challenge. Join their free 4-week program and you’ll receive daily emails filled with end-of-summer strategies, sanity-saving tips to help […]

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BEST Back to School Shopping & Tips

July 18, 2013
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What a summer it’s been and I’m thrilled that we still have well over a month before Back to School. It is never to early to start back to school shopping though. You can begin slowly & not have a crazy rush at the end if you do. I love chillin’ with my kids & […]

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*FREEBIE* Project LunchBox Love Notes – DIY Printables

August 23, 2012
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Back to school is here folks! Some are excited about this and others want the summer to last forever….. I kinda straddle the two. I love the fresh start to a new school year and I am also enjoying every last sip of free-time fun with my kids. This summer has been a true gift […]

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Back to School Bucks! Win $100 Gift Card to Pottery Barn Kids

August 5, 2012
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Over here we LOVE Pottery Barn Kids. This is one of our favorite places to shop for Back to School. Even though I want summer vacation to last forever ~ the reality is school starts in just a few weeks! My kids love PBK’s patterned backpacks and lunch totes. We also love that items can be personalized with names […]

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Everyone’s Favorite Teeny Tiny Potatoes

September 30, 2011
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Recently potatoes went from just OK to one of my favorite foods! Indulging in all kinds of spuds in Idaho forever changed me. These Teeny Tiny Fingerlings look like little circus peanuts don’t they? Grab a waxed baggie and bring ‘em to work or school and you have a nice side or snack to munch […]

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