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Your source to all things holidays, from gift guides to holiday recipes. Each holiday comes with it’s own magic! I love sharing each holiday traditions, ways to stay frugal but still enjoy, crafts, and so much more.

25 Upcycled Gift Ideas

The holiday season is upon us! With many of us starting our Christmas shopping already, or at least planning what we’re giving others. It’s supposed to be a magical and wonderful time!  Instead of stressing out about what present to buy, consider hand making and/or upcycling something for that special person in your life.  There …

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South Sound Holiday & Winter Assistance

Updated last: October 21, 2021. I’ll be updating this post frequently, so be sure to save it! The holiday season is a magical time; the cheerful lights and decorations, the excitement of giving, the anticipation of getting together with loved ones for delicious holiday foods. Unfortunately, for a lot of folks the holidays are a …

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50+ Slow Cooker & Instant Pot Recipes Perfect for Fall & Winter

It’s the cold and rainy season, which usually means lots of comfort foods. Soups, stews, breads and anything warm.  My family and I really utilize our Slow Cooker and Instant Pot during the Fall and Winter seasons! I can easily dump ingredients into the crockpot, go about our busy day and come back to dinner. …

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South Sound Pumpkin Patches and Fall Fun – 2021

Updated last: 10/12/2021 Halloween and Fall activities may still look a little different from pre-pandemic. But I hope that won’t stop you from celebrating this fall! If you’re still not comfortable with crowds, collecting candy from strangers than opt to do something at home. Every Fall/Halloween my family and I take in all things pumpkin …

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Holiday Gift Guide 2021 Submissions Are Open

The holidays are fast approaching which means we are now accepting submissions for our Holiday Gift Guide 2021! Our goal is to provide readers with gift ideas for everyone on their list. From the new baby to experience gifts, we want to help you find the perfect gift.  We are also local to the PNW …

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Pierce County Birthday Party Locations for Kids & Teens

UPDATED: 8/17/2021, I’ve begun updating this post and will try to keep it up to date. Please be sure to check out the location’s website as we began to see more places reopening. Sadly, I’ve seen a few locations have been closed permanently. And some are not booking parties but still open, so it’d be …

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Haunted Locations & Attractions in Washington

*Update 2021, due to the ongoing pandemic some of the locations may be temporarily closed so be sure to check online their website or contact them to find out. And be sure to read what their policies are. Washington state has so many fascinating haunted locations and attractions; some you can visit year around while …

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25+ Upcycled Fall Decor Ideas

Does your household decorate for each season or maybe just the holidays? I especially love to decorate for Fall and Halloween, I love the colors, scents and pumpkin everything – it’s the start of the best time of year. The thing about changing out the decorations each holiday and/or season, it can easily get pricey. …

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