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How to BAKE a Difference

I always seem to count my blessings more consciously this time of year — with Thanksgiving just around the corner we are surrounded by reminders to be thankful. This may seem like a silly thing to be thankful for, but I would list sweet treats among my blessings! Seriously think about it… when you indulge […]

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Be Selfish. Be Kind.

It’s that time of the year when Facebook news feeds are flooded with ’30 Days of Thanks’ countdowns, people announcing their RAKs (Random Acts of Kindness), and viral stories of strangers making a difference in the lives of others. Like clockwork, every year as the holiday season begins, we are naturally reminded of what we […]

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Movies and Moments that Matter

With November in full swing, it’s customary to say what we’re thankful for. Pinterest is buzzing with different activities and ways to demonstrate our gratitude. Facebook has begun exploding with daily posts detailing what each person is thankful for. This is why I love the holidays so much. It’s wonderful to see positive posts on […]

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Toiletries, socks, gloves, and food made a good start for our bags. We added notes, cash, and a few pieces of chocolate later. At our house, we believe everyone needs a little chocolate - it's one of life's necessities!

Blessing Bags: One Simple Way Your Kids Can Make a Difference

Every year, as the weather turns cooler and fall turns to winter, I feel so thankful, so grateful that my family and I have our cozy warm house to come home to. We walk home from the school bus stop or play outside bundled in our warm coats, our warm boots, and our warm gloves. […]

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Shake It UP!

November is here, and we are officially into holiday season. Many of us will be organizing our schedules around holiday gatherings and figuring out how to split our time among families and friends. Whether you are hosting, staying close to home, or traveling for the holidays, meal planning is a lot of work. We all know […]

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Red, White, and Blue Recipes to Celebrate the Fourth of July!

We’re getting excited to celebrate the 4th of July! It’s a great time to spend time with family and friends and celebrate our nation’s independence! In honor of Independence Day, our team has put together a few of our favorite red, white, and blue recipes…just in time for your celebration! From breakfast to snacks, appetizers […]

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