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Halloween versus Fall Festivals

Halloween versus Fall Festivals: My Take on the Debate | Mini Van Dreams

Halloween versus fall festivals – a hot topic this time of year.  Let me start this post by saying… I am a Christian and I believe in God.  I was brought up in a Baptist church and was raised “right” as my parents would say.  This post is about my opinion on the whole Halloween […] Read more…

My 40th Birthday

My 40th Birthday | Mini Van Dreams

Yesterday was my 40th birthday.  I have been dreading this day for about a month.  I was going to be 40.  What have I accomplished?  I have two amazing children, a Master’s degree, a great job, and a handful of great friends.  But, what about that bucket list I made when I turned 30?  I […] Read more…

Free Printable: School Planner Stickers

Free Printable Planner Stickers: School Time | Mini Van Dreams

School is almost back in session… and who wants to sit and write all those important dates in their planner?  Not me. Grab my free printable school planner stickers and save some time!  These cute pencils have events already filled in – from meetings, to picture day, to graduation day – there are even some […] Read more…