Monthly Archives: December 2008

Post Christmas Traditions for Families

After Christmas Traditions By: Vickie Munsi http://www.vickiemusni.com There are so many fantastic “before Christmas” traditions, but I seldom hear about many “after Christmas” traditions. I wanted to share 3 post-Christmas activities that I remember from my growing up years and … Continue reading

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New Years Eve Celebrations with kids

5 New Year’s Eve Tips for Families By: Trish Berg 1. FAST FORWARD – If you have young children, and midnight is way too late for them to be up, try fast forwarding the clock so that it reads midnight … Continue reading

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Scones for frugal moms

The word FRUGAL has become an every day word in the Novotny home, as we continue to find ways to stretch our dollars. My kids are big scone eaters, especially the Fisher scones that I make using the boxed mix. … Continue reading

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Luvs Diaper giveaway

One thing I know as a mom is that I love freebies, coupons and frugal ways to save money. So, today 24/7 MOMS is giving away ONE coupon for a FREE jumbo pack, any size Luvs diapers. To enter to … Continue reading

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E- Cookie Exchange continues

Today we will wrap up our first 24/7 MOMS E- Cookie exchange. It was so much fun receiving all of the great yummy mom tested recipes this year and I look forward to 24/7 MOMS 2009 E- Cookie exchange. Here … Continue reading

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Beethoven’s Big Break – Preview night at the Novotny’s

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=27m-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B001GZM46G&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?t=27m-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B001GZM46G&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifrIt was family movie night at the Novotny’s last night and we had the opportunity to review Beethoven’s Big Break. A brand-new hilarious family adventure featuring the world’s best loved St. Bernard as he’s never been seen before! Beethoven’s … Continue reading

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Simple- Fast – Yummy Crispix Cereal Treat

Looking for a last minute simple, fast and yummy treat to bake for your family or for a gift to give to your family and friends? Last Christmas my friend Valerie gave our family a fun decorated paint can filled … Continue reading

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