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Have Fun On Cinco de Mayo With Teens

Have Fun On Cinco de Mayo With Teens

Cinco de Mayo means fifth of May. It is important for one area of Mexico, and has become a fun American tradition to celebrate. Here is information about the holiday and many ways we can celebrate Cinco de Mayo with teens.

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Easter Care Package

Easter Care Package

Easter Care Package Sometimes our college and adult children are unable to make the trip home for Easter. While that can leave us sitting alone at church or having no one to plan lunch and games for, we can still send them some love and Easter joy with an Easter Care...

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When You Have An 18 Year Old

When You Have An 18 Year Old

Do you have a college freshman? A teen who is turning 18? Get ready for things to change in more ways than one. Your parental rights are about gone when you have an 18 year old!

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8 Best Books for Parenting Teens

8 Best Books for Parenting Teens

I tried to think about where I have looked over the years to help us when we were frustrated or upset, or just needing a few pointers. When it comes to parenting, here are 8 of my favorite go-to best books for parenting teens.

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Gift Guide for a Teen’s Easter Basket

Gift Guide for a Teen’s Easter Basket

We need to remember that our teens still like to have fun and have something to look forward to. These gifts are all fun and/or useful. Let’s make Easter a fun holiday to look forward to with this gift guide for a teen’s Easter basket!

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45+ Must Know College Application Terms

45+ Must Know College Application Terms

Do You Know the Most Important College Application Terms? The college application world has a lingo all its own with terms like "FAFSA," "Early decision," and "High School Code Number." I have listed below all the college application terms you need to know to help you...

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Saint Patrick’s Day Care Package

Saint Patrick’s Day Care Package

Saint Patrick's Day Care Package Sending a Saint Patrick's Day Care Package is so much fun for both the giver and the recipient. You will find way more unique items to include in your Saint Patrick's Day Care Package than will ever fit in the box. The Saint Patrick's...

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5 Ideas for Celebrating Easter with Adult Children

5 Ideas for Celebrating Easter with Adult Children

5 Ideas for Celebrating Easter with Adult Children Your adult children are coming home for Easter! Yay! But, how do you make it a memorable and fun weekend for them? The first thing to remember when celebrating Easter with adult children is that they are nostalgic for...

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75 Best Sports Movies for Teens

75 Best Sports Movies for Teens

Movies are a great way to enjoy sports! There are so many motivating moments, life lessons, and coming of age sports movies. Here are the best sports movies for teens. Many of these movies are also wonderful for families, kids and grandkids. I told my boys that I was...

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Bible Verses For Moms of High School Seniors

Bible Verses For Moms of High School Seniors

I have collected what I consider to be the 8 best Bible verses for moms of high school seniors for this post. As our seniors approach the end of their time in high school, they have so many balls in the air. We, as moms, are there to support, encourage, commiserate, and witness this joyful time in their lives.

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5 Valentine’s Day Care Package Ideas

5 Valentine’s Day Care Package Ideas

Valentine's Day Care Package Our kids have been back at college for a month. Now it's February. It's cold. And sometimes it's lonely. Even if they have a Valentine, a package from home with funny puns, snacks, and gifts will make their day. I have created care...

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