Category Archives: Kids

Fireworks around Phoenix for the 4th of July 2017

Our busy, beautiful state of Arizona has so many ways to celebrate Independence Day 2017!  Here’s a list of some of the activities and events.  Please click on the links to get more info for event specifics. Chandler 4th of July … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pulp Will Scare Your Disposal to Death

By Dona DeZube, October 29, 2012 Put your pumpkin pulp into the trash to spare your disposal (and other plumbing pipes) a horrible death. The pulp, seeds, and other guts you’re scraping out of pumpkins this week can kill your … Continue reading

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Organizing Kids’ School Papers

I have struggled for years(!) with how to organize, file, keep, and toss the kids’ school papers.  They end up all over the house, on my desk, and then in boxes that I have actually moved I am embarrassed to … Continue reading

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Super Hero Birthday Party!

My stepson turned 8 this week and we had a super fun super hero party at our house to celebrate!  I often curse Pinterest and it’s half-baked ideas that work half the time.  But this time it was full of … Continue reading

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Resolutions for a New (School) Year

My friend Julie has a blog where she talks about being a mom and things she’s learned.  On Fridays she does this “Five Minute Friday” thing, which I thought I’d try.  Anyways… Last night was Meet the Teacher Night at … Continue reading

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