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When a new baby comes into a family, many changes are necessary

“Once upon a time there were four little Rabbits, and their names were–Flopsy, Mopsy, Cotton-tail, and Peter.” – Beatrix Potter, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, opening words I will wrap up the series on the very fun and whimsical Peter … Continue reading

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She got a fork at her baby shower because there is no tine like the present

If you had told me that this would have been the most talked about decoration touch at my sister-in-law’s Peter Rabbit shower, I wouldn’t have believed it.  It was the easiest thing I did with the biggest impact. The basket … Continue reading

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A crow is a four-letter bird

I had so many things to say, what better way than to use a banner? I’ve been making a personalized banner for nearly all of my parties, and love it.  Plus, it looks super cute up against our aged fence. … Continue reading

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If your mother’s sister is against poker – the aunty may be anti-ante

I’m going to be an aunt!  For the first time!  I’m so excited!  Is it the “grandparent” idea, where I can play and spoil them, then give them back to their parents?  All the snuggles with none of the late … Continue reading

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A two-year-old with a ghetto blaster is a baby boomer

One more aspect of the awesome girls’ weekend that I’ve posted about here and here, was the surprise Sprinkle thrown into the middle of it.   Typically, we like to have a “something” to do.  In years past, I would … Continue reading

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