DIY Herb Planters

DIY Herb Planters from Let's Get Together

Let’s celebrate Earth Day by recycling your tin cans and rerouting them to your windowsills, countertops, and porches as herb planters. I think these would also be fun Mother’s Day or teacher gifts.  Who doesn’t love making your home a little greener! (And the basil smells heavenly.)

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7 More Feature

7 More (Last-Minute) Youth Activities

One of the funny things about blogging is that you never really know what’s going to resonate with people and make it out there in the Internet world. And I have to tell you that I kind of love that our 5 Last Minute Youth Activities has been a favorite.  Why? Because it means that at… 

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My Best Mom Tip: Sleep Stuff

Baby sleep, like politics, is one of those topics I mostly like to avoid with friends and acquaintances. It’s… uhh… touchy?  Because, let’s be honest, I don’t know too many humans who, when asked how they’re doing, say, “Ya know, I’m really well-rested.” I think that next-to-zero number of humans drops into the negatives when you’re… 

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Anniversary Game Feature

The Anniversary Game

Who feeds the dog? Who initiated the first kiss? Who is the first to apologize? Who controls the TV remote? This is a fun, easy anniversary party game that answers all those WHO questions.  It will entertain your guests and spark a few funny stories from Mom and Dad. Here’s how to play:

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What I Wish People Knew About Autism

In honor of April being Autism Awareness Month we would like to highlight our dear friend Jacob. His mom was kind enough to share with us a little bit about her life with her amazing son to help us know more about raising a child with autism. 

April Preparedness Feature

Are You Ready? 3 More Things You Should Know or Have

1. Got Duct Tape? I have a friend who always carries duct tape in her car and 72 hour emergency kit. She swears you can fix anything with it and has used it to temporarily repair car hoses, taillights, windows, AND entertain her kids.

Fruit Dip Feature

Creamy Coconut Fruit Dip

From before I can remember, there’s been a special drawer at Grandma Annie’s house. And when I say special, I mean, full of chocolate. I imagine there was some kind of parental effort made when I was a little girl to conceal its existence, but that only lasted so long. Probably because it’s everyone’s favorite… 

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Walk to Run: A Workout for Everyone

Running and I go way back. I ran my first 5k with my mom and sister on Thanksgiving day in 2006. It was cold and we wondered what we were doing as we drove to the race that morning. But guess what – we haven’t missed a year since and I’ve run a handful of… 

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DIY KOOB Feature from Let's Get Together

KOOB Giveaway

One of the most popular posts we’ve ever shared here at Let’s Get Together was all about making your own KOOB (the best lawn game, ever, but really). Since then, we’ve loved hearing back from people as they’ve made or bought their own sets and enjoyed hours of fun with their families and friends. I’m… 

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