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Dianna Kennedy
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Make a Pit Stop in Bowling Green

As a Kentucky girl, I'm filing this away for a future road trip!

Many thanks to +Tonya Prater for mentioning this - it will be perfect for our next trip through #BowlingGreen



#kentucky
 
Have you ever had one of those meals that makes your mouth water just thinking about it? This was one of those meals. +BowlingGreen VisitorsBureau  #gearedforfun  
The Montana Grille in Bowling Green, Kentucky offers great atmosphere, food and service, making this a great stop for someone passing through or exploring the area.
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Maximize your savings ..... buy things when they're on deep discount!

Do you know that cereal is cheaper in March? When's the best time to buy baking necessities?



My friend +Shari Lynne shares her tips and tricks to saving money by studying seasonal sales cycles .... go check it out!




#deals #frugal #sales
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Making Bread Dough

My friends tell me it's easy to make homemade bread, but it still intimidates me.



I ran across this recipe for making bread dough from my friend +Shari Lynne, who swears it's simple. I'm going to have to give this a try.

http://www.faithfilledfoodformoms.com/wp-content/uploads/How-to-Make-Bread-Dough-

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Happy Birthday +Sarah Avila! Hope you have a great day!
Happy Birthday Sarah Avila
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Ground Beef Recipes - perfect for the Freezer!

I'm preparing for heading back to work soon, and I want to make things as easy as possible on my husband. +Brett Kennedy will be managing the fort, filled with five small fry.




If I can get organized and create some easy dinners for him to fix for the kids, it will make the evenings much smoother.

http://www.faithfilledfoodformoms.com/easy-ground-beef-recipes-for-the-freezer/




Check out these Ground Beef Recipes from my friend +Shari Lynne. These are perfect for stocking your freezer!




#freezercooking #recipes #beef
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Aww thank you +Dianna Kennedy!!
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We were lucky enough to get outside and enjoy the warm weather over the weekend ...... before the snow hits again this week! AAACK!

For a park playdate or a picnic, Cleanup is a SNAP with Wet-Nap. My kids loved getting grimy, then cleaning up for some yummy S'mores with +Brett Kennedy in front of the bonfire!

http://thekennedyadventures.com/got-a-picnic-mess-cleanup-is-a-snap-with-wet-nap/

What are your quick clean up tips with kids? 

#showusyourmess   #Pmedia   #ad  
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Yep +Dianna Kennedy down by Austin. and it's cold here today, no ice but it's soooo cold!
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Make Your Own Smoothie Cubes!

I love this tip from +Shari Lynne -- instead of dragging out the blender and making a mess for just one smoothie, make an entire batch and freeze them in cubes!

http://www.faithfilledfoodformoms.com/how-to-make-your-own-smoothie-cubes/




Makes prep work and clean up so much more efficient!




#organization #easyrecipes #kidsinthekitchen
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I love shopping the deals during the seasonal children's consignment sales in our area. I score great deals, and on the seller side, I clean out my closet, garage and attic and MAKE SOME EXTRA MONEY!

I'm bookmarking these ideas to help my prep go smoother this fall.

#consignment
 
How To Prepare Items For Sale So That You Get Top Dollar I have been reselling stuff to help out the families budget for years. Here are  the ways I get items ready for sale so that I can get the best price possible.
Read it here: http://bit.ly/1i1Kc59
Pin it for later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/160440805449929341/
#thriftytip #resale  
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I don't understand the economics here
Why can't they buy from the same source
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Cleveland Parenting Expo - Enter to Win Tickets!

I'm planning a visit to #cleveland sometime this summer to see my friend +Colleen Kessler. There's so much to do there!

http://www.raisinglifelonglearners.com/the-homeschool-moms-guide-to-parenting-expo-cleveland/




I'm a little jealous of next week's Cleveland Parenting Expo - I love parenting seminars, and this one is chock full of special guests, including +Corbin Bernsen and +Deborah Gilboa.



Head over to Raising Lifelong Learners and enter to win tickets to the expo -- you'll be able to sit in on seminars like Rules, Discipline and Structure, and Connecting with Your Tween and Teen.

#CLE #parentingexpo
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Thanks so much for sharing this!!
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Put Your Sugar Detox on Hold!

Oh, my YUM!

 This no bake caramel pie looks amazing!

We've got a string of birthdays and special events coming up soon, so I might be making this to take along.


Or, I might keep it to myself!


Thanks, +Christina Hitchcock!




#recipes #pie #potluckrecipes
 
Easy No-Bake Caramel Pie
This No-Bake Caramel Pie is as easy as it gets!  It's ooey, gooey and caramel-y! #EatMoreBites #cbias #shop

http://www.itisakeeper.com/5825/easy-no-bake-caramel-pie/
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Maybe it's breastfeeding hormones, +Jimmie Lanley --- my mother is making me the Butterfinger pie for Easter!! :) 
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Catholic mom to 5, busy homeschooling, living her faith and trying to stay fit without coming unglued.
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Catholic Homeschooling mother of five. I write at The Kennedy Adventures - about my misadventures in homeschooling, managing a large family, living my faith and trying to stay fit. You'll also find me writing at The Homeschool Classroom, New Evangelizers and Catholic Mothers Online, as well as on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.
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Mother to identical twin boys -- very few things scare me now.
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