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The Top 5 Mason Jar Marvels

Instead of heading to the blue bin with your friendly neighborhood mason jar this summer, collect and keep them instead! Of all of the trending treats and home décor splashing the brightly-colored front pages of summer’s magazine issues, mason jars take the cake. Re-use these multi-faceted jars for a number of things around the house, and then re-purpose them in the winter as candle-holders, potpourri jars and snow globes! I’m

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Off The Grid Is Now On The Map In Mountain View!

Last Friday, my husband and I were trying to decide what we wanted to do for dinner.  My husband wanted Indian, I wanted grilled cheese, and the boys wanted frozen yogurt.  This conversation was going nowhere fast until my husband perked up and told me that he had seen a whole bunch of food trucks parked just a few blocks away at The Computer History Museum.  It’s within walking distance

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Family Road Trips: Tips for Traveling With Kids

  With the weather finally getting nicer for most of the country, I think it would be safe to say, many of us are sick of being inside. We want to get out and explore. Many kids will be going on summer break soon and it may be that perfect time to plan that road trip. While the destination may be fun and interesting and you may be looking forward

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Glamping is The New ‘Roughing It’

When I was young, my parents would take me camping every summer. I loved everything about it; the tents, my sleeping bag, and s’mores. Especially the s’mores. When I got older, camping was still fun, but now more work. Setting up the tents, making the food, paying the fees; it was almost a bummer. Now, as much as I still enjoy the s’mores, I don’t really look forward to the

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