DIY Crafts, Family, Recipes

15 Things To Do With The Kids This Christmas…

This holiday season is destined to be a tight one for our little family. On top of the financial aspect, my oldest son (who is 5) has been progressively getting greedier and greedier each Christmas. It has been more about the next present and less about the joy and happiness that the holidays bring.

That being said, I am bound and determined to make this year a memorable one! Instead of it being about what they get, I want the kids to remember this Christmas (and every one after for that matter!) for the things that we did together and the memories that were made. Lets face it, next Christmas they won’t even remember what Santa brought them this year anyways. I don’t even remember most of the things that I got for Christmas as an adult, let alone when I was a child!

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Family, Product Reviews

Sore muscles? I’ve got the remedy!

     For as long as I can remember, I have had issues with sore muscles and achy joints. From growing pains, to soreness from exercise, and even arthritis (yes, I am 26 with arthritis…). I’ve tried all kinds of things (pain killers, muscle relaxers, muscle rubs, etc.) and each works for its own purpose, but nothing you take really manages every kind of pain and soreness you experience. Recently, however, I have come across something that can almost do just that. Of course, it too does not get rid of EVERY pain you have, but it comes pretty darn close.

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Oregon Friends with Fur Babies! Spay & Neuter Savings!

Anyone who knows me knows that I worked for a veterinary clinic for a while. They participate in a Low Cost Spay & Neuter Program. I wanted to take a minute here to let everyone know about the program. I think it is just too good to pass up With the amount of people I know with unaltered pets and the amount of pets in shelters, I think it would be irresponsible not to let everyone know about the benefits of the procedure and the amazing Oregon Spay & Neuter Fund.

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