Cherry Vegan Ice Cream with 4 Ingredients

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I love ice cream, but it doesn’t love me. I find I do better with vegan and non-dairy choices.  I am a little obsessed with cherries, so I whipped this up the other night using my trusty vitamix. If you don’t have a vitamix, you can still use any blender, just make sure your frozen […]

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Much More than Uniforms: French Toast Clothes are Durable & Versatile (+ 15% Off Coupon)

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman
As the weather is starting to get cooler and kids are getting back to school, I am carving some time for myself to get some fall/winter shopping done to prepare for colder days. With three kids, my budget is limited and I need clothes that are cute, but also durable enough […]

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A Tour of Italy with the Journey Girls

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By Amanda Gurall
I recently had the pleasure of attending a preview of the fall launch for Journey Girls, a series of 18″ dolls produced and sold by Toys “R” Us.  Five years ago they created this line of dolls and have since expended form four to seven different dolls to choose from.  Each doll […]

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Recap: KidzVuz Back2School Bash

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Are you ready for Back to School?? I loved attending KidzVuz’s Back2School Bash recently and finding out some cool new toys and products to help ease the transition.

Two words — LEGO Dimensions! See more of this game in my video, it looked amazing.

There was sandwich art with Jill Mills of Kitchen Fun with My Three […]

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Saffron Road Review and Giveaway (Ends 9/11) #MomBlogTourFF

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Welcome to the #MomBlogTourFF Saffron Road Kitchen Giveaway!
 

Sponsored by: Stonewall Kitchen.  Co-Hosted by: The MomBlogTourFF Members:
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It’s Free At Last
Optimistic Mommy
Real Advice Gal
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The Mama Maven Blog
We met Saffron Road at the Summer Fancy Foods Show I attended with the #MomBlogTourFF in late June.

Check out my video:

“Saffron Road offers more than 50 different products ranging from frozen entrees, appetizers, […]

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Hiking with Kids at Childs Park in the Poconos, PA

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Looking for something fun to do in the Poconos with kids? Check out George W. Childs Park in Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania, right in the heart of the Poconos. My husband’s family has a house nearby and we go to this waterfall around once a year.

Wear sneakers or hiking shoes that can get wet (with all the […]

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Ten Tips for Saving Money & Time in Your Daily Routine

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman
I think it’s safe to say that most moms want to look good in the shortest amount of time possible, and with the least amount of money to spend. Am I right?! Style guru Lilliana Vazquez has 10 tips to share that can make your daily routine more efficient and affordable.

1. […]

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The Summer of Skylar A.K.A. 4 Years, 11 Months

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As I’ve mentioned in the past, we’ve had a hard time in the past couple of years with our youngest child. He has a speech delay, low muscle tone and some behavioral and attention issues. However, this summer, things have really turned around for him at home. As I recently mentioned, he potty trained (which […]

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The Undeniable Benefits of Unstructured Play #GeniusofPlay

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by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman
I was recently asked by Nancy to write a post about the benefits of unstructured play. As I was preparing for my post I began looking through photos of my kids through the years that I can include in my post. Since my kids’ favorite thing to do is create their […]

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