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“Dance as though no one is watching you…Sing as though no one can hear you…”

“Dance as though no one is watching you, Love as though you have never been hurt before, Sing as though no one can hear you, Live as though heaven is on earth.” This preschooler is taking those words to heart…

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Kids All-Natural Fat Tuesday Cocktail

By Jamie (Photography by Chariya Leeds) Mardi Gras, which means “Fat Tuesday” in French, is often thought of as a  party consisting of drunken debauchery. However, many people do not know that the Mardi Gras season begins on Epiphany (which

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Home Spa: Carrot Avocado Body Mask

This is a fun one to do with kids! We love this mask because of the combination of ingredients. Carrots are naturally antiseptic and packed with beta-carotene and iron, while avocados are a good source of biotin which helps prevent

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Children’s Winter Tea Recipe

The boys love this tea during chilly afternoons, or during our spa and yoga nights. Children’s Tea: (Serves 2) Ingredients: 1 cup water 1 cup organic grape juice 1-2 lemon balm tea bags 3 organic cinnamon sticks (3″) 1 orange

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Fruit Leather Sweetened with Honey Recipe

This is our favorite (and very easy) recipe for fruit leather. Ingredients 4 cups sliced strawberries (about 2 baskets) 1 peeled and chopped apple ½ cup water The juice of one orange The juice of one lemon ⅛-1/4 cup honey

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The Crazy Cat Lady is Back: We’re Getting a Cat! 10

We just told the boys we could get a cat, which means we’re definitely moving because our building doesn’t allow pets. ( Our shrimp seem to be the exception. ) I have to say, it has been nice living the

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Nut Free Edible Play Dough Recipe: Sunbutter

  Another great edible play dough recipe! This one is nut-free. Ingredients 1 cup sunbutter ½ cup powdered sugar ½ cup powdered milk 1 teaspoon honey (optional) Instructions Mix ingredients together. *For a thicker dough: Knead in 1 tablespoon powdered

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Safari Activities for Kids

I really want to encourage families who are interested in traveling internationally with their children. As I mentioned, although Brian and my worst fear of traveling with kids came true this trip, we really can’t find any reason to fear

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