Star Wars Valentines and Light Saber Treat

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Star Wars Valentines

If you are looking for a fun and simple Valentine, print out these Star Wars Valentines and make this simple light saber treat. Star Wars Valentines I’ve mentioned before that it can be hard to find Valentines that my boys approve of.  My boys would rather die, than pass out Valentines that are deemed romantic….

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15 Ways to Embrace Being a Mom of All Boys

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Embrace being a mom of all boys

The day I became a mom was one of the happiest (and most terrifying) days of my life.  That sweet little boy grew up before my eyes and was followed by a baby brother…and then another…and then ANOTHER! 4 boys!  How on earth did I become a mom to 4 boys? My entire life I…

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Free Printable Minecraft Valentines

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Minecraft Valentines Day Cards

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! (How did THAT happen??)  Do you know what type of Valentines your kids will be giving this year? My boys have a love/hate relationship with Valentine’s Day. They love getting treats from friends at school but it is almost painful for them to have to hand out Valentine’s…

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Star Wars Hot Chocolate

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It’s cold outside!  This Star Wars Hot Chocolate is just the thing to make while snuggling under a blanket and watching your favorite Star Wars episode. Star Wars Hot Chocolate We just returned from visiting our family “up North” and freezing in the process.  We desert rats don’t really do cold. Much of the country…

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15 Resolutions Every Mom Should Make

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 It’s that time of year again.  We reflect on the year past and resolve to do things differently in the year to come.  This year, why not try some of these Resolutions That Every Mom Should Make.   15 Resolutions Every Mom Should Make Post contains affiliate links For most of us it is the same…

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10 Simple Service Projects for Families

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Simple Service Projects for Families

This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Christmastime is a wonderful time to teach children about service. There is a wonderful spirit in the air during the Christmas season and many people are looking for…

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Harry Potter Snowflakes

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Harry Potter Snowflakes

If you’ve followed The Joys of Boys for a while you know that we love finding and sharing amazing snowflake ideas and these Harry Potter Snowflakes are incredible! Harry Potter Snowflakes We’ve shared Star Wars Snowflakes and Frozen Snowflakes in the past, so when we were asked to share these Harry Potter Snowflakes, I was…

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Gingerbread Oreo Cookie People

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Gingerbread people

The holidays are the perfect time to create some really fun and festive food.  These Gingerbread Oreo Cookie People turned out so cute!  They are perfect for school class parties, or just as a special treat for your kids or neighbors. Gingerbread Oreo Cookies You know, holiday baking really is my favorite. Some people think…

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Printable Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt

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Printable Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt

Looking at Christmas lights as a family is one of our favorite Christmas traditions.  This printable Christmas light scavenger hunt adds to the fun as kids search high and low for everything on the list. Printable Christmas Light Scavenger Hunt We have several Christmas traditions that I try to keep going with my boys.  One of…

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