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Detox Drink

Detox Water Ingredients: 10 oz. of purified water 3 Slices of cucumber 1/2 inch of fresh ginger (peeled) Few ice cubes (optional) The cucumbers flushes toxins out of the body and aids in weight loss. Ginger aids in helping with the digestion. Refreshing! Save Save Save Save

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Refreshing Watermelon Mint

Refreshing Watermelon Mint Great and refreshing for a party! The whole family will enjoy it! Serving: About 8 Ingredients 8 cups watermelon about 1/2 of a large, seedless  watermelon 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves, chopped 1 Tbsp fresh squeezed lemon 1/2 tsp sea salt Instructions: Cut the watermelon into 1″ cubes, removing the rind and […]

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Spicy Almond Pumpkinseed Snack

Spicy Almond Pumpkinseed Snack Great snack and the kids love it too! Ingredients 2 cups gluten-free crispy rice cereal squares 1/2 cup salted roasted whole pumpkinseeds 1/3 cup slivered almonds 1 tablespoon canola oil 2 teaspoons chili powder 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce {Check for Gluten} 2 teaspoons prepared mustard 1/2 teaspoon Spanish smoked paprika 1/4 […]

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Encouragement Can Goes A Long Way!

Encouragement Goes A Long Way! by: Amanda Young How do you get your kids motivated to clean their room? How do you get them motivated to do their homework? Do ever feel like a referee? Have you felt like you are just barking orders at your kids and they ignore everything you are saying? Well […]

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How To Teach Your Kids To Overcome FEAR!

How To Teach Your Kids To Overcome FEAR! by Amanda Young What do you do with your kids when they are afraid of the dark? Afraid of talking to new kids? Afraid of taking a risk?  We all have fears at times in our lives.  Fear can actually paralyze you mentally, emotionally, and physically. Fear […]

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Fun Chocolate Chip Cookies

Fun Chocolate Chip Cookies My kids and nieces love to make homemade chocolate chip cookies when we get together. It brings all the kids from the next generation into the kitchen. They learn important skills in life when we are in the kitchen. They learn listening skills,  following directions, and team work. Ingredients: 1 egg […]

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Step Into Your Designed Self Image

There is so much focus on body image today. It is not surprising that children are starting to look at their self images at earlier ages. Children start seeing body images through cartoon characters, T.V., social media, and on the internet. They are getting exposed everyday in some way. Children as young as 5 years […]

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Back to the basics

Back to the basics By: Amanda Young   Do you tend to overcomplicate things?  Do you have the type personality that feels “my way is the right way and yours is, well, just wrong!?”  Some of us tend to be that way because we want to come up with a bigger, better, and faster way […]

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Use your time wisely!

Use your time wisely! By: Amanda Young What do you do with your time?  More importantly, what do you do with your spare time?  I know, you are saying “but my day is so busy with work, the kids, and chores, I don’t have any spare time.”  I bet though if you sat down and […]

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Spice things up!

Spice things up! By: Amanda Young Have you ever noticed how when things are new they are more exciting?  Whether it is a brand new car, with that new car smell, that you seem to keep spotless for a while or maybe it is a new job that you are excited about and enjoy going […]

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