Ah the Dollar Store, tips when toy shopping... and more

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Navigating the Dollar Store
Blog by Melany
The dollar store is one place I lose all self control... so many, many items that I didn't realize I needed, and all for one little dollar. I somehow leave there with a much bigger dent in my bank account than I'd originally planned. 
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Things to remember when toy shopping
Blog by Melany
The holidays are approaching, and that means buying toys not only for our own kids but for nieces, nephews, friends' kids, and more. It can be overwhelming finding gifts for kids of different ages, not to mention gifts that will actually be used and not stashed away in a closet somewhere. And toys are pricey! You don't want to pick something up that will break in a few uses, and you want something that is well-made. So here are some things to remember when toy shopping.
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Recipe: Butternut Squash and Potato Soup
Blog by Melany
This rich and creamy butternut squash and potato soup is the perfect homemade soup for fall and winter. It's hearty and delicious, and the whole family will love it.  Even the pickiest kids!  Served with bread or a salad, it's a healthy, filling meal on a cold and blustery day.

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Family Activity of the Week: The Topsy-Turvy Storyland at McCord Museum
Blog by Melany
Experience the amazing universe of the fairy tales that have continued to enchant generation after generation: Little Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, Jack and the Beanstalk, The Little Mermaid and Cinderella, all at The Topsy-Turvy Storyland at the McCord Museum.

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Lust item: Rick Owens ankle boots 
Blog by Melany
This Loro Piana "Traford" poncho in plaid with fringe trim features a round, collarless neckline, a wrap front that ties at the side, dropped shoulders, and full cut through long sleeves. The oversized silhouette also has side slip pockets and is made of cashmere in Italy.

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