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Slime/ Gak Recipe

by ilene on July 22, 2015 · 0 comments

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  My 2.5 year old Zoey is obsessed with slime (also known as gak) these days.  Slime is one of the few activities that will keep my toddler occupied for more than 5 minutes at a time so I make sure that we have plenty of it available all the time wherever we go.   […]

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  I love being the mom of little girls.  As a girly girl, I’ve always wanted daughters so that I can play dress up, pretend to have afternoon tea and buy lots of darling, pink frilly clothes.  I love all that stuff!   Now that I have two daughters and two nieces, I am living my […]

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  If you have little girls in your family, you probably lose hairbows, or “hair clippies” like we call them, on a daily basis like we do.  Zoey tears them out of her hair as fast as I can put them in.  Whenever she leaves the house with her daddy, she inevitably returns home hairbow-less and […]

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Oversized Paper Orchids

by ilene on April 27, 2015 · 1 comment

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My friend Jackie was getting married in her native Hawaii last summer so I helped throw her bridal shower before her wedding in Oahu.  I was in charge of decorations and since she was going to have beautiful orchids all through out her wedding so for her shower, I decided to make a bunch of […]

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5 Minute, $3 Elsa Frozen Cape

by ilene on April 1, 2015 · 1 comment

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  Like most little girls, my 2 year old is OBSESSED with Frozen. She hasn’t seen the whole movie yet, but she knows all the songs by heart. Olaf is her favorite and she can belt out “Let it Go” with the best of them.  If you have been over to our place, you most […]

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