Miz B

Crafting, Parenting

St. Patrick’s Day Kid Crafts

I enjoy crafting, I really do. And I love St. Patrick’s Day. My problem is that I am not in the least bit creative so coming up with St. Patrick’s Day kid crafts on my own? Not so much. It’s why I prefer to find a guest writer or to share round-ups when it comes to crafts, but I do have a couple rules when it comes to sharing crafts: (1) It has to be something I could and/or would make. If I look at a craft and feel it is just too messy, too much, or just not for me;  ...

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Recipes

Pickle Roll Up Dip Recipe

This post will go to every blog I ever own because it is, hands down, the best dip recipe you will ever try and will be the only dip recipe you will ever need in the future. Your friends and family will be begging you to bring pickle roll up dip to every get together! This is not only the #1  ...

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Crafting

Crafting with Cricut for Dummies

Let me preface this post, by stating that while it is a humorous post (mostly making fun of myself), there are tips that may save you some time, money and frustration. Additionally, this post was originally written (by myself) in September 2016. As of this date, the canvases we created are  ...

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Parenting

504 Plan vs IEP

This post was originally written for another site of mine in May 2017. I have updated the post and am sharing it with you now. We had done an IEP with Blake from Kindergarten until about third grade for his speech, but we had never done a 504 plan. I am not an expert by any means, but I did  ...

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Parenting

BEWARE: Kidnapping Scam

Did you know that kidnapping scams are apparently on the rise right now? To make it very clear, I am able to share this post and these tips because I was able to listen to the conversation after the fact. My office mate was able to record the phone conversation and after replaying the  ...

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Parenting

Pregnancy Loss: You are Not Alone

One year ago last night, I found out that our family would be welcoming a new member to our family. I was scared. I was excited. I was anxious. I was thrilled. I was petrified. I was every emotion of happy and afraid all at once. We would be having our 4th child. We would go from a family of 5  ...

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Parenting

Books for 11 Year Olds

I have been blessed. My entire house (well, minus hubby) loves to read. The downside to that aspect is trying to find books that the kids like and will keep them engaged. {And finding books for 11 year olds is harder than you think!} When I do find something they enjoy reading, you can bet that  ...

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