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Let's Get to Know the Original La Cloche®

Have you been a Sassafras customer long? If you said yes, then I’m sure you are familiar with our original La Cloche® which was designed and brought to market in 1982. Are you familiar though, with the inspiration for the La Cloche®? The history of it is one of my favorite parts of learning all [...]

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Is Roasting the Perfect Way to Cook in the Fall?

Fall has officially arrived, my friends! For me, that means that it is time to cook, and bake, and fry and roast. Seriously, Fall and Winter are my favorite times to cook. I mean, sure, the weather is cooler and I don’t have to stress about heating up my house with the [...]

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Save Time with these Pre-Made After School Snacks for the Kids

Have the kids had a good start to the new school year? Mine have been loving it, but man I was not ready for the hectic schedule of the school year.  It's so hard to get back in the swing of things! During the busy school and sports seasons, I like to take some time [...]

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​Tips for planning a Successful Dinner Party

Now that summer is slowing down, it’s time to start putting up the barbeque gear, and planning some awesome dinner parties. That’s right, my friends, it’s time to get back in the house again! I love backyard parties, I love barbeques and I love picnics, but like many of the rest of you, [...]

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Learning with Felt

As a family with 3 children, you can bet we get asked to a lot of kids birthday parties. This is fun, because of course we loved to celebrate the kids that we know and love, but it can also get pretty overwhelming shopping for kids all the time. It also gets very [...]

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Bedroom Decor for Little Kids

Do you have a small child at home? Are you looking for some cute bedroom decor pieces to redecorate with? Many times when your child turns pre-school age, you want to get rid of the baby/nursery look, but you still want to recognize that you have a little kid at home. Am [...]

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Lunch and Dinner Prep for Busy School Days

Are you all ready for back to school? If your kids have already started back at school, are you back into the swing of things yet? I love being home with my kids during the summer, but I also love the routine of the school year. For me, the routine is helpful [...]

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Simple tips for Helping Your Children Save their Money

I like to look at the beginning of the school year as a time for a refresher course for many things! A refresher for learning in an organized environment, a refresher for being back on a rigid schedule and so much more. That is one of the reasons I am all about throwing [...]

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Family Time = Pizza Time!

How do you make sure to set aside time to spend with the family these days? If you are busy like me, you probably have to basically put it on the calendar just like everything else. While that may sound like a sad thing to have to do, the truth is, we often [...]

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It's time for a Sleepover!

When you were a kid, did your parents let you go to sleepovers? I lived in a small, everyone-knows-everything-about-everyone kind of town growing up. I’m not even kidding. My hometown has a population of 997, my graduating class had 17 students in it. I know that many people despise these type [...]

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