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Refashion Therapy– tiny pants fast

Looking for the A Miracle For Maverick auction? You can find it at Emily’s blog, where you can find more of his story, the auction, ways to share, and even enter to win a door prize for helping spread the word. Today’s refashion is pretty gender-neutral. I’ve got these on my middle daughter here, but… Continue reading Refashion Therapy– tiny pants fast

Family Time · summertime and the living is thrifty · toddler · toddlers

Summertime, and the Living is Thrifty–fun&games

Sometimes the best kinds of thrifty fun can happen when you go with your impulses and use the most basic things you have available. Blanket forts, reading a favourite book with crazy voices, and simple sock puppets are all examples of simple, classic fun you can have with your kids. So put a no-TV-before-noon ban… Continue reading Summertime, and the Living is Thrifty–fun&games



This is the age where you still sortof believe you can fly. Hurtling through the air, with naught but a bit of plastic to hold you up.  Running hard and fast, leaping, whipping back, giggling.This is what swings and summertime are for. I was invited to ‘fly’ as well, but I declined as I figured… Continue reading Flying

review · toddler

squeakyshoe monster attack

<img src="; style="border-style: none" galleryimg="no" onload="var downlevelDiv = document.getElementById('d78a448f-c4e3-46dd-8b9f-43cfa4f3e62e'); downlevelDiv.innerHTML = ";;” alt=””> You like how she looks all upset whenever I don’t scream? Feel free to draw your own conclusions over whether you’d buy these shoes. They’re very cute, though. I did get the impression when I bought them that they came with… Continue reading squeakyshoe monster attack