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Mirror Mirror Date

"Mirror Mirror on the wall, who's the fairest of them all?"
This week we are presenting a SNOW WHITE themed date for our "Dinner and a Movie" collaboration with Six Sisters' Stuff!

First we have a fabulous invite to give your spouse, it is a message that you have to use a mirror to read! One of my great diva friends, Candice, took a picture of the announcement in a mirror so that you can see what your spouse will see when they hold it up to the mirror. FUN, HUH?!...

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Haunted Gingerbread Houses

We never do traditional Gingerbread Houses. It is much more fun to do HAUNTED Gingerbread Houses!

       Here's what you need:

Candy (Halloween colors or style)
Graham Crackers
Frosting (I used fudge frosting this year)

My husband gave me the, "I don't know" look the first time I told him, but he was a trooper and did it with me. Now it is his favorite Halloween tradition! Here is our Haunted House for this year!

If the cookie is broken or...

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10 Terrific Toddler Tips

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Eating out with a toddler or two can be daunting... unless you are well-prepared!  Our little family loves going to restaurants and after a lot of trial and error we have figured out a few sure-fire ways that help make dining-out enjoyable for everyone.  Check out these tips and give them a try the next time you go out to eat.

Dine Early.  Plan on arriving at the...

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Love is a Battlefield

All is fair in love and war, right?! Well, today we are going to find out. I have the perfect end of summer date night for you and your hubby OR for a big group. Leave this invite with a bag of ammo to get them excited.

Next up, you'll need to prep your weapons. Lucky for me, my awesome brother made these for us for Christmas this past year so the hard work was done for me. Here is a tutorial for a real simple one. Make sure you have a gun for each person and...

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Secret Agent

Love James Bond? Or Mission Impossible? How about Bourne Identity? Well, this date is for you! The best part is, all you need to do is print the invite and go!
Wanna know more?  Well did you know that just about every major restaurant/fast food chain has a secret menu? For this date I created a really simple invite in Word and we were off to Jamba Juice!

I got the White Gummi Bear and my Hubby chose chocolate covered strawberries.
Later we saw The Amazing...

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To Do List – DONE!

Are you ready to cross chores off your list faster than you ever thought possible?  If your answer was ‘YES!!” then I have a great idea for you.  Our 'To Do" list was getting WAAAAAY too long, there were chores my husband and I were both procrastinating doing and it was starting to drive me nuts. I thought back to my childhood when my parents would give us $5 a week as allowance and how excited I was to earn that cash.  Using that as my model I came up with...

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Make Your Own Tickets

Create Your Own Event Tickets!

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My husband and I are BIG Bourne Identity movie fans. With the release of the new movie, I thought a fun date night would be a Bourne Identity movie marathon.  However, I wanted to add more to the date than just watching movies. So, when I stumbled across the website, Print With My Pic... I knew just what to do!  This website is AWESOME!  You...

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NYOM: Batman

Batman Themed Date Night
Don't you love when the new summer flicks come out? Well, my husband and I are both VERY excited for the newest Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises" to be released. So in anticipation for this movie to come out, I put together this Batman themed date night that could work for any of the movies in the series.

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To get us excited and our minds refreshed...

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Dem Dry Bones – A Connecting Game

A Connecting Game with Free Printables!
Want to get "close" to your hubby? Then this post is for you! We've put together thing darling at-home game night, complete with free printables, for you and your spouse to use to connect together.

Well, in the spirit of connecting, I've taken the children's song, "Dem Dry Bones" and made it into a game that is sure to bring you and your spouse "together."

First print off THIS cute printable I made for you!

Then...

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