Category Archives: Family Room

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10 Ugly Christmas Sweaters and How to Make them Uglier

10 Ugly Christmas Sweaters and How to Make them Uglier

Are you planning an Ugly Sweater party or will you be attending one? Start your quest for the ugliest sweater by checking out this list! You can get one of these and then take it a step further by personalizing it. If you don’t want to buy a new sweater, check out local discount or second hand shops. If you can’t find a sweater that you think is ugly enough, you can easily add some great ugly details!
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4 Activities for Teaching Children Gratitude During Your Thanksgiving Celebrations

4 Activities for Teaching Children Gratitude

Thanksgiving season is here, and while I am a huge proponent of being thankful year-round and not just during Thanksgiving, this holiday gives an extra special opportunity for us to teach our children gratitude (and let’s be honest—most adults could benefit from the refresher too!). There are many wonderful ways to encourage an “attitude of gratitude” during your family Thanksgiving celebration. Here are a few simple ideas that any family can easily incorporate.
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Fluster’s Creative Muster Linky Party #81

I am so excited to get to be Robin’s co-host for this week’s Fluster’s Creative Muster Linky Party! I have enjoyed visiting and even participating in her party for quite awhile and now am thrilled to be able to share it with all of you.

I am honored that my Swing-Ebo is this week’s featured project. It was a real hit with all of the visitors to last week’s party. A big thank you to all of the party-goers that check it out. Continue reading

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Minnie-Rella

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Minnie-Rella

I received this Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Minnie-rella (affiliate link) DVD just in time to share it with my granddaughter, who is almost 3, thoroughly enchanted by Disney princesses, and in love with Minnie Mouse.  This movie, which combines the story of Cinderella and the sights and sounds you expect to see in all episodes of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, was a bit hit with both her and I.
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Christmas with Mickey and Pooh

One of my favorite things to do as Christmas nears is to break out the Christmas movies. Topping the list of my family’s favorites are animated classics, so I was very happy to add these two movies to the must watch list.

Mickey's Christmas Carol Movie

I really hate to call Mickey’s Christmas Carol a classic since it came out when I was a child, but this year does mark the 30th anniversary of the first release of this movie so I suppose I must.
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