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More on Easy Meal Planning and Prep

By: Amanda Magnus Like a lot of people I know, meal planning in general can be such a chore. I've tried meal plans before and I never seem to stick with them. I've also tried meal prepping but again nothing has really stuck. Well there's a few things that have finally made all of this… Continue reading More on Easy Meal Planning and Prep

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What I’m Reading

By: Amanda Magnus There is something about diving into a good book that just makes a person happy. And that is definitely true for me. I know some people really don't enjoy reading but it's something I've loved to do since I could read. I don't have a specific genre I stick to because I… Continue reading What I’m Reading

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More Christmas Decor

By: Amanda Magnus I hope everyone is enjoying this time leading up to the holidays and looking forward to spending it with family and friends! This time of year always makes me happy. I love being able to decorate for different holidays but Christmas is the most fun for me. There is just so much… Continue reading More Christmas Decor

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Ella’s 4th Birthday Party!

By: Amanda Magnus Well, I'm not sure how it happened but Ella turned 4 years old this past weekend! I can't believe we have been blessed to be her parents for the past 4 years. It seems like just yesterday we were bringing her home and starting our parenting journey. Ella has really developed her… Continue reading Ella’s 4th Birthday Party!

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More Cookie Recipes

By: Amanda Magnus In case you didn't know, the theme on the blog this week is cookies! Now usually this time of year Christmas cookies are what I think of. But really I think any cookie made this time of year is a Christmas cookie...right?! I don't think there's any limit to what kind of… Continue reading More Cookie Recipes

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What We Are Thankful For

By: Amanda Magnus and Kristen Darkow First of all Happy Thanksgiving! With Thanksgiving upon us that means the busy season of the rest of the holidays coming up is upon us. And with that comes stress and often times we forget to reflect on the joy of the season and what we are thankful for.… Continue reading What We Are Thankful For

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A Day in the Life of Amanda

By: Amanda Magnus This week we are giving you a peak into our daily lives. My days aren't super exciting but it was fun documenting it along the way and remembering little things about my day that I normally probably wouldn't have thought twice about. I chose to use Tuesday as my day to document.… Continue reading A Day in the Life of Amanda

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Tips for Your First Cruise

By: Amanda Magnus If you read Kristen's post from earlier this week then you know we are talking about cruises. And I'm okay with that because it is cold in Wisconsin right now and thinking about warmer weather is a nice mental escape! Kristen gave some awesome tips on what to do if you are… Continue reading Tips for Your First Cruise

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Delicious Fall Chili Recipe

By: Amanda Magnus Well in Wisconsin it appears that we have skipped fall and gone straight to winter. We are getting snow again today as I type this. But the cool weather is also perfect weather for a nice warm soup. I don't make soups as often as I'd like, but when I do they… Continue reading Delicious Fall Chili Recipe