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[26 Aug 2013 | Comments Off | ]
How to Make and Keep a Back to School Routine (Homeschool Edition)

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We’ve been homeschooling for a couple of weeks now. The first few weeks of school always seem to be the toughest as adjusting to a new schedule is never easy. As a Walmart Mom, I was encouraged to share our Back to School Routine. I’ve started doing a couple of extra things here and there to help make our daily routine go a little bit more smoothly.

One of the things that has helped us …

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[6 Aug 2013 | 4 Comments | ]
Digital Meal Planning

With the first day of school fast approaching, I’ve been looking for better ways to stay organized and make our schedules run a bit more smoothly. One way I’ve been getting ready for back to school is preparing a meal plan for my family. Meal planning is a great way to take the guess work out of what’s for dinner. It also gives me a way to know what to take out to thaw the night before …

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[19 Jul 2013 | Comments Off | ]
Hostess Twinkies are Back!  Twinkie Banana Trifle Recipe

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Did you know that Hostess Twinkies are BACK!?!?!? Hostess Twinkies and other Hostess products like Cupcakes, Ho-Ho’s, and other varieties officially made a comeback to Walmart store shelves on July 15, 2013.

As a part of the Walmart Moms, I was given the opportunity to pick up a box of Hostess Twinkies and other ingredients at my local store to create and share a recipe with you. Have you ever used a Hostess product in a recipe? …

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[8 Jul 2013 | Comments Off | ]
Better than at the Coffeehouse:  Iced Coffee Recipe

Those that know me well, know that I love my coffee. Morning latte’s, coffee flavored ice cream, even chocolate covered espresso beans. If it’s coffee flavored I’ll give it a try.

But through trying so many coffee flavored goodies, one definitely finds their favorites. There is no denying, I’m a HUGE fan of Starbucks. Their coffee is my weakness. When one of their stores closed near my house, I had to figure out a …

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[30 Jun 2013 | Comments Off | ]
Summer Entertaining and Grilling

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I recently took a trip out to Arkansas, as a part of the Walmart Moms, to learn all about summer entertaining and grilling with Walmart. While there I learned a bunch of different tips and tricks not only for grilling but also for entertaining as well.

The friendly folks at Better Homes and Gardens always have a ton of great ideas when it comes to entertaining. It is always a tremendous learning experience hearing them speak and share …

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