Printable Calendar Hanging With Gecko Hooks
DIY Magnet Board in kids room with fabric magnetic letters from Crunch Baby Farm
Classroom Fingerprint Tree- perfect gift for teacher appreciation or the end of the year. Free printable from


Happy Family Holidays


This post brought to you by Happy Family Products . The content and opinions expressed below are that of Balancing Home. One of the best part about having children are the holidays. I have always loved the holidays, but as our family has grown–my love for the holidays has grown too! Holidays and the traditions…

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My Coffee Story


This is a sponsored post. I remember my first “coffee”. I was in college at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (go Badgers!). I tried a french vanilla cappuccino. I was tired, it was cold and it smelled so good. Totally commercialized, sugar/chemical laden dessert that bares very little resemblance to coffee, I know! But that is…

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Holiday Porch


Because our porch looked like this for nearly seven years… It was hard to ever believe we could have a beautiful holiday porch. This Spring we finally gave the porch a makeover and I finally had more then an eye sore to decorate for the holidays. This holiday porch is brought to you by Balsam…

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Elf On The Shelf Stationary


When we started this tradition years ago, we found ourselves wondering two nights before Christmas– How exactly do we end this? Our little goodbye letter was whipped up quickly and over the years we have improved it. We created a fun pre-written letter on official Elf on the Shelf letterhead (designed by my husband). The…

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Having a Bedtime Is Hard


This is by far the hardest of the 3o day challenges I have done yet! Lights out by 10:30 felt a lot like mission impossible. Whole30 and blogging for 30 days straight was definitely easier. As I embark on changing my life, 30 days at a time–I realize I will not be perfect. I was…

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