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We don’t get too much winter weather here in Florida but it does get a bit chilly.  It seems that the chill is gone and the sun has warmed up the sand and beach weather is back in the sunshine state!  We live in a wonderful location to spend time outdoors and we really took …
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A GIVEAWAY OF A Few Of My Favorite Things!

I have been sharing my life on this blog for two and a half years.  I started writing here to share my evolution of becoming a more natural person and mama.  I have met some wonderful people and am so thrilled to have many new friendships that are a result of this blog.  I would …
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A Week In Our Life. Earth Mama's World.

This was an amazing week, we had a blast spending time together as a family (who could ask for more?).  We really slowed down and embraced our time together, we distanced ourselves from computers and televisions, got out of the house and enjoyed a bit of amazing quality time! Day 43:  2/12/14 The second day …
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Delicious (& Easy) Homemade Granola Bars

I have tried so many homemade granola bar recipes and often have been left dissatisfied.  Seriously, who knew that making homemade granola bars could be so trying?  So many granola bar recipes are hit or miss, they can be too crumbly, crunchy, gooey, sweet, not sweet enough…you get the picture.  I have finally (after MANY …
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When the only posts that I am posting are Mamatography posts this is a sign that life is keeping me away from the computer.  This is my third Mamatography post in a row and yep, I have been very busy having a blast with my family.  This week was far from ordinary:  Shane came home, …
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The cold weather has caused several of our group activities to be canceled and it seems that we have gotten ourselves into somewhat of a lazy homebody type of groove. Day 29:  1/29/1 Ava loves playing on the bike rack at the library…. Day 30:  1/30/14 I woke up wanting comfort food and here it …
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A week on our life: Wordless Wednesday

This was just an ordinary week in our lives.  We had no fun field trips or outings with friends but we had each other and that was enough. Day 22:  1/22/14 We stopped at the library to return some books and Alex wanted to head out on the dock to see if he could spot …
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Staying fit as a family

In the last year I have been focusing on our family becoming more fit and healthy.  I am not saying we were ever unhealthy, I make eating real unprocessed foods a priority, but we were lacking movement….the family walks and bike rides that used to be part of our daily lives.  Personally, I was staying …
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Homemade Whole Grain Waffles (Earth Mama's World)

What is not to love about waffles?  Waffles are delicious and you can customize them in oh so many ways.  It is easy to make your very own organic whole grain waffles at home for a fraction of the price that you would spend buying them in the store and they are great for freezing …
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Fun & Free Learning Activities: Layers of the Earth

Alex has been very excited to learn about the layers of the earth.  He loves to dig and with every deep hole he asks me how close he came to the next layer.  I was excited to introduce this topic because there are so many fun ways to discover and learn about the layers of …
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It has been a cold week here in Florida, but it didn’t stop us from getting out and enjoying the outdoors, eating ice cream, and creating our snowman art! Day 15:  1/15/14 We hung out on the porch of the oldest home in the town while waiting to meet and play with our friends at …
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Gluten Free Zucchini Banana Muffins

I have been a serious slacker recently when it comes to the foods that I am feeding my family.  You see, a few years ago I decided to ditch processed foods and feed my family healthy homemade real foods.  I became very aware that I had strayed from my real food path recently and decided …
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Homemade NATURAL Face Mask Recipes

Making a homemade face mask is the closest that I get to a spa. I spend most of my day very busy learning, living and having a blast with my three children.  I love my life and I wouldn’t change a thing about it but I often neglect myself.  I find that when I allow …
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Day 8:  1/8/14 We started off this week at Disney’s Magic Kingdom.  A great benefit of living in the same state as the Disney theme parks is the resident discounts!   We began the day at The Magic Kingdom and they had a blast! Later in the afternoon we hopped on the monorail and headed …
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Smile! Why smiling is good for you.

I love to smile and I simply adore smiles in return.  Really I do.  I enjoy making eye contact and smiling with a loved one, friend, or a stranger passing by.   The reason that I smile is because I care.  I may love you, really really like you or I may not know you …
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