Happy National Trail Mix Day | 11 Trail Mix Recipes

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Did you know National Trail Mix Day is August 31st? Why not celebrate by making some fun, adventurous, indulgent, easy, or healthy trail mixes for your family to enjoy all week long! I’ve put together 11 of my favorite trail mix recipes from some awesome bloggers! 11 Trail Mix Recipes Chocolate Blueberry Acai Trail Mix: […]

What’s New Wednesday | First Day of School & More!

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  Alright everyone! I’m trying something new. What’s New Wednesday is all the fun and sometimes not fun new things that is happening in Our Knight Life! Check out what’s new this week! What’s New Wednesday: New School! The biggest and newest thing in our home is that I officially have a kindergartener! K started […]

Letting Go Isn’t As Easy As It Sounds

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A few weeks ago I was blindsided by a huge unexpected wave of emotion that ended with me doing an ugly cry in the parking lot of my son’s summer camp.  I suddenly realized I was inches away from a huge roots and wings moment in parenting. I’m sending my son off to kindergarten! I’m […]

Cheap Therapy|Half Marathon Training Week 3

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This is my 3rd official week of half marathon training, and the theme of our week is “When The Going Gets Tough”. I’m glad I gave myself a lot of leeway in the beginning meaning I’ve basically been repeating my week 1 for the first 3 weeks. For once I realized that until school started […]

5 Tips for Researching Your Family Name #surnameproject

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Thank you Ancestry.com for sponsoring this post and allowing me to dig further into my family history. When I had my first son I really wanted to build him a family tree. So I reached out to my family and asked for any information they could provide. That information has sat untouched for over 5 […]

First Day of School Subway Art + Free Kindergarten Printable

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I’m pretty obsessive about taking pictures of my children. I just feel like I need and want all their special memories on film to look back on and enjoy as they grow up. My son’s first day of Kindergarten is a pretty big deal to me. He will be full day in school now and […]

Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

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  Many people may not realize the healthy benefits of pumpkin seeds. When you are creating that jack-o-lantern or preparing that holiday pie, you may be tempted to toss the seeds along with the other pumpkin “gunk”. However, with so many health benefits of pumpkin seeds, you owe it to your body to keep them […]

10 Tips for New Kindergarten Parents

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My baby starts Kindergarten next week and I’m a mess. I knew it was going to be hard, but I had no idea how emotional I’d really get over this major milestone. After all, it’s not like he hasn’t done the whole school thing before… But this feels different. Part of me wishes I had […]

6 Fun Back To School Products You’ll Love {Giveaway}

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This morning I had the pleasure of working with Channel 8 News on a fun back to school segment featuring some great products! Thank you so much for watching this morning and stopping by my blog for more information about the products I featured on TV. While you are here please be sure to head […]

10 Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

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Do you ever have a moment when you say to yourself “Why on Earth did I wait so long to try that”? When I switched over to the Paleo approach to eating I discovered I loved foods and ingredients I’d previously shied away from. One of those things being Apple Cider Vinegar. I love my […]