Friday 5 – Tooth Fairy, Lights, Oh Happy Day, Hunger Games, & Wishing Flowers

Wishing Flower

Here are the 5 random things that caught my eye this week that make me happy. 1: Tooth Fairy Image Source | Paul Becker My daughter lost her 7th tooth last night.  She writes notes to her tooth fairy whose name is Amanda.  Amanda writes notes back to her and leaves fairy dust. 2: Lights… 

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Patriotic Marshmallow Popcorn

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First of all, I need to know who has been holding out on me!  This marshmallow popcorn treat is deathly delicious.  I love sweet and salty snacks and I especially love easy recipes.  This marshmallow popcorn recipe was perfect. I love Rice Krispie treats and I love homemade caramel corn, so this recipe was destined… 

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4th of July Party Favor & Printables

4th of July Party Favor

Today I am guest posting over at Whipperberry – one of my favorite blogs! Come check out this cute  4th of July party favor made with red, white, and blue gumballs.  Whoever thought of those gumball tubes is one smart cookie! Fourth of July Printable Tags Don’t miss the patriotic circle tags.  Use these for… 

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Nothing Happier than Slip ‘n Slide, Strawberries, & Long Summer Nights

Slip 'n Slide

What makes you happy?  I have a goal to find, recognize, and remember the little things that make life happy.  Read more about the nothing happier series. Here is this week’s list of things that make me happy: Slip ‘n Slide Nothing makes me happier than a Slip ‘n Slide. How could you not be… 

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Fourth of July Patriotic Dessert Ideas

Fourth of July Dessert Ideas - Watermelon Stars

Are you ready for your Fourth of July barbeque?   I’ve put together some of the best Fourth of July desserts I’ve come across to give you some ideas for your celebration. Red, White, & Blue Candy Apples Image Source – Tidy Mom Wow!  These patriotic candy apples would definitely be the talk of the party. … 

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Patriotic Printable Bingo Cards

Patriotic Bingo Cards - Free Fourth of July Printable Activity;

Boy, it’s hot outside.  Our A/C went out 1 week ago.  Actually it was 6 days ago, but who’s counting?  ME!  I’m dieing.  Today it reached 98 degrees outside and our house climbed up to 89 degrees inside.  I’m not joking.  I’m getting a little cranky. Hopefully we can get this all figured out in the next couple… 

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Patriotic Oreo Pops

Fourth of July Patriotic Oreo Pops

I had so much fun making Oreo pops with my new Velata warmer that I decided I needed to make some patriotic Oreo pops for the Fourth of July. Anything on a stick is cute, right?  Add a few sprinkles and you’ve got yourself a win! These treats are incredibly easy and are perfect treats… 

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Nothing Happier than Parades, Drive-in Movies, & My Dad

Nothing Happier than Summer Parades

What makes you happy?  I have a goal to find, recognize, and remember the little things that make life happy.  Read more about the nothing happier series. Here is this week’s list of things that make me happy: Parades Nothing makes me happier than parades. When I was growing up, every Fourth of July we… 

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