Author Archives: Rebekah Hoffer

Is Toy Rotation Worth The Effort?

Six months ago I got fed up with all of the toy clutter around the house and decided it was time to take drastic action. I gathered up all the toys, sorted them into bins, and started our family’s experiment … Continue reading

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Melissa & Doug Toys for 20% Off

I am a huge fan of Melissa & Doug toys.  They are a company I trust and my children love playing with their toys. Get an early start on your Christmas shopping (eek! Did I really say Christmas??) with these … Continue reading

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I’m Scared to Have 2 Kids: an update 2 years later

On April 23, 2012 I took a deep breath and published a blog post that I was nervous to share. I confessed that my swollen belly made me anxious. I wasn’t ready to have two kids. In fact, I was … Continue reading

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More Fast & Easy Vacation Meal Planning

When our family goes on vacation, I always make a meal plan.  We love to eat out, but it isn’t very relaxing with little ones.  Plus it gets expensive! In 2011, I pulled together a fast and easy vacation meal … Continue reading

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My Favorite Tried & True Pinterest Recipes

One of the best gifts I ever received was a cookbook with personalized notes in it telling me which recipes were worth trying.  If you are anything like me, you’ve pinned approximately 27 million recipes on Pinterest, but how many … Continue reading

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