December 2, 2014

Last Minute 4th of July Treats, Ideas and Traditions

Jun30
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(Time Consuming, but totally cute 4th of July Cake from Good ‘Ole Betty Crocker) The fact that July has come knocking has me in a bit of a tail spin. The summer is flying by, and I haven’t even been […]

Remembering Courage – July 4th Idea for the Family

Jun27
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As one drives around neighborhoods this weekend, the haze from back yard cookouts lazily permeate the clear, summer sky. The aroma draws you in, and memories of past July 4th grilling events flood back to the forefront. (It’s amazing how […]

Red, White and Blue Dessert Delights – July 4th Inspiration

Jun29
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We are hosting two large groups of people this weekend, with virtually no notice, and the need for some 4th of July dessert ideas inspiration has hit in full force. My teen age sons got home from their work camp […]

Happy Home Habits – Courage: July 4th

Jun30
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The happyhome habits make it easy and fun to build loving connections, instill strong family values and create a legacy for future generations. These habits are based on the “protective” factors” that decades of research have shown will strengthen families […]

Our Family Flag

Jul4

BHG Our Family Flag As a home school mom, who rarely shares about her homeschooling on this blog, I wanted to incorporate a very tiny educational tradition for this wonderful holiday. Point out the American Flag every time you see […]

4th of July Decorating and Craft ideas

Jul3
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There are so many quick and easy ways to decorate for the 4th. I am always a week late getting my decorations up. So in typical fashion, I went and pulled things down from my attic today. Yes real time, […]

Family Fun 4th of July ideas

Jul2
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Red, White & Blue Only – Create a neighborhood tradition and organize a potluck that no one will want to miss. Invite all of your family and friends to this casual party and give them each a food assignment. Include […]

4th of July Traditions

Jul1

All week long there will be unique July 4th ideas right here. This year, why not start a family tradition to honor your localpublic servants, who embody the July value of ‘Courage’?Most families have the annual cookie exchange at Christmas […]

4th of July Recipe Ideas

Jun30
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For additional 4th of July Dessert idea inspiration, don’t miss an additional six fabulously easy ideas. Welcome to my “Wow, it’s almost the 4th of July. Where has the summer flown?” edition of Tasty Tuesday Parade of Foods. With fresh […]