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Easy & Fun cookie recipe!

Happy Easter! This is a super easy and fun recipe to make with the kids.   Ingredients 3 egg whites 1 tsp Vanilla 1/4 tsp Cream of Tarter 1 Cup Sugar Pinch of Salt Directions 1. Preheat oven 275 F degrees 2. Beat egg whites, Vanilla, Cream of Tarter, and pinch of salt until there are soft peaks 3. Then add sugar gradually, beat until stiff peaks form and sugar is dissolved. 4. You can add 4-6 drops of food coloring or more depending how dark you would like the color. You can divide it into more bowls and do multiple colors. Otherwise you can leave it just white.  5. Cover baking sheets with wax paper. 6. The next part...

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How to be the perfect HockeyMom!

  What makes the perfect Hockey Mom? I ask myself this question more than I probably should. I find that some people have a specific view of a hockey mom. Their hair and makeup should be done to a T, they should be wearing the most up to date clothes and jacket, they should have a lot of money to afford hockey. Um, NO! A hockey mom is just like any other sports mom. We strive to have our children play a sport that they love. For me it completely depends on the time of practice whether I look like a put together mom or a hot mess.  Yes it is nice to have your hair and makeup done, but...

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Love of the game!

Being a hockey parent and owning a hockey related business, allows me to see different sides to this sport. As a hockey parent sitting in the stands I am able to concentrate (as much as I can with my 2 younger kids running around) on my mite's playing. I am able to cheer for them with a group of other hockey parents and watch them grow as a player. I do sometimes yell and cheer too loudly, but never to cut down my player or any others on the ice.  As a visitor to many different rinks, not watching my own son I am able to see how some other parents act, that they get maybe too caught up with...

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