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About cjbolinger

I am a stay-at-home mother of three children (Ben, Alex, and Christian), a wife who is head-over-heels in love with her husband of 13 years (Gregg), a hobbyist photographer, and a lover of everything crafty! Follow my attempts at domesticity as I cook, clean, and craft for my family...

February Photos Week 1… and possibly 2…

I hate to admit that I’ve gotten slightly off track with the photo challenge for the month of February.   At this point, I’ve had to pick and choose challenge themes from between two different web sites based on what … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Secret Missions

For valentine’s day this year, I wanted to do something game-like for Gregg and the kids, since our family is huge into board games these days.  I eventually decided on creating Valentine’s Treasure Hunts… but I’m calling them Top Secret … Continue reading

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Ben’s Tabletop Birthday

My oldest son turned THIRTEEN on January 31st….!!!!!  I have a teenager living in my house now – how did this happen?  I’m definitely feeling older thanks to those two words thirteen and teenager.  Funny thing is, Ben doesn’t feel any older … Continue reading

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Be a SUPER Hero…!

When you think of a super hero, who comes to mind?  Superman?  Batman?  Wolverine? These characters fight crime and save humanity in really big, noticeable ways.  But who else can be a super hero?  What does it take? Super (above and … Continue reading

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Finishing Up the Photo Challenge (for January)

This blog post finishes up the photo challenge for January!  I had a lot of fun with it! Having a “photo mission” each day, brainstorming with the Hubbs, and trying to be creative with the themes has been exciting, and … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge Week Three

Going strong on week three of the photo-a-day challenge!!!  It took me a little while to get used to taking photographs according to the themes, but now I look forward to it, so much so, that I’m toying with the … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge Week Two

The photo challenges continues on for the second week of January! Outdoors – all I know is that I didn’t want to step foot outdoors on this beyond freezing day of negative degree weather…..  so Maddie volunteered….!   In between … Continue reading

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