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Friday Faves: Best Comedies for Summer Streaming

There are few things in this world that I place higher importance on than humor. I will let a lot of things slide in my house (language, behavior,…

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Friday Faves: Kitchen Gadgets

Summer is off to a crazy start as always and with the warm weather, activities and camps I find that I really want to spend very little time…

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Friday Faves: Lemonade

I love lemonade! It’s my favorite summertime beverage. I’m pretty picky about my lemonade too. I don’t buy just any kind at the store and I am willing…

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Friday Faves: Apps

I use my phone for everything from reading to grocery shopping. It is a part of my every day life and I love a good app. I am…

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Friday Faves: Hiking!

So last weekend it seems that every person from Utah on Facebook decided to hike to Cecret lake and then post pictures about it. That got us thinking…

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Friday Faves: Burgers

Pretty much every Friday night we get some sort of take-out for the boys. It’s a night off cooking for me and the boys don’t ever complain. It…

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Friday Faves: Kid Travel Items

Happy Friday, weekday survivors! It’s the weekend! Hallefreakinglujah! And although we just barely returned from a vacation, I feel the need for another one. If only life had…

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Friday Faves: Outdoor Toys

The weather is really staring to warm up and I am so excited about it. One of my very favorite things about summer are the summer evenings. We…

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Friday Faves: Juvenile Fiction (Part 2)

A few weeks ago I shared some of my family’s favorite books, particularly juvenile fiction. I wanted to share a few more this week and focus on the…

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Friday Faves: Kids Summer Shoes

My kids have been on spring break for the last two weeks. I have kids at three different schools and all three schools had different spring breaks…awesome! Not…

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Friday Faves: Easter Candy!

It’s that blessed time of year (and I’m not speaking religiously). I’m talking about those magical months when Cadbury Mini Eggs find themselves on the shelves of grocery…

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Friday Faves: It’s a GIVEAWAY!

Hello, Friday! It’s basically the best day of the week since it’s the last day of the week. Don’t you agree?! And this fine Friday is extra awesome…

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Friday Faves: Juvenile Fiction

Happy Friday! This week I want to share some of my kids’ favorite books. They have just hit the age where there are almost too many awesome books to…

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Friday Faves: Spring Must Haves

It is finally starting to feel like spring and I, for one, could not be happier about it. It has been a good winter here in Utah. We…

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Friday Faves: Cereal

Growing up, mine was an oatmeal and cream of wheat household. On the rare occasions that Corn Flakes™ found their way into our pantry, my brother and I…

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Friday Faves: Bath Products

As a mother, not a lot of “me” is actually mine. You know what I mean?! I share everything, so my bath products are the one item I…

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Friday Faves: Winter Survival

As much as I am DONE with winter the reality is that we still are going to have cold weather for a while. So, rather than be in…

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Friday Faves: Podcasts

In case you didn’t hear, Opinions a la Mode has started our own podcast! In honor of the first episode, we wanted to share some of our other favorite…

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Friday Faves: Breakfast Spots in SLC

Since the day they closed the doors to George’s (also known as Demetri’s) Cafe and “The Roundhouse” breakfast (also known as the cholesterol enhancer) was no more, I…

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Friday Faves: Kid Books

See that picture up there? That is a very common view at my house. And it makes my heart jump for joy that they love books so much….

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Friday Faves: Daily Kitchen Gadgets

We all have a kitchen full of tools. Some get used quite a bit while others sit around because they seemed like a good idea at the time….

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Friday Faves: Resolutions

Welcome 2016:  A new year, a clean slate, and twelve months full of possibilities! I don’t know if resolutions are actually a favorite thing but we here at…

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Friday Faves: Favorite Photo Moments

We wanted to lighten up today from all the Christmas pressure, so today our one and only goal is to make you smile at some funny memories. For…

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Friday Faves: Holiday Movies

Deep down holiday movies are all about nostalgia, right? They remind us about Christmases past, our childhoods, and spending time with family. So I’ve compiled a list of our…

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Friday Faves: Holiday Appetizers

‘Tis the season for countless holiday gatherings: book clubs, work parties, neighborhood parties, family parties, church parties, the list goes on and on and on. Whatever the occasion,…

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Friday Faves: Christmas Activities for Kids

  You guys, it really is one of the greatest times of year. Don’t you agree?! December is fabulous. It’s like a high-five for making it through another…

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Friday Faves: Holiday Survival

The holidays are fast approaching and love them or hate them, it is impossible to do everything during the holidays. We thought today we would share some of…

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Friday Faves: Local Loves

While I do love shopping on Amazon, there are so many great local stores and companies that I would love to share with you. Babinski’s Baby: They sell…

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Friday Faves: Festive Fall Drinks

Finally, there is a chill in the air. We’re not complaining about the beautiful weather we have been enjoying. We’re just mentioning that after weeks of gorgeous, sunny…

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Friday Faves: Favorite Fall Wardrobe Item

If you are not a fan of the crispness in the air, or the beautiful changing leaves, or the moisture on the ground  in the mornings come fall,…