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3 Free Downloads: Called to Serve Banners

Continuing our Missionary Farewell Week, today we are going to talk about banners.  They are a great, inexpensive way to decorate for your farewell or homecoming.  You can hang them from a fireplace mantle, off the side of a table, or on a wall. We are so excited to be able to offer you another… Continue reading 3 Free Downloads: Called to Serve Banners

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How-to: Missionary Farewell Dessert Bar

Welcome to Missionary Farewell Week here at the Missionary Mama’s Guide.  All week, we are going to feature ideas, photos, and even a few downloads, to help you plan your next missionary open house.  Today, I’m going to kick off the week by sharing what we did for my son’s farewell open house. When McKay left… Continue reading How-to: Missionary Farewell Dessert Bar

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How To: Sister Missionary Cookies

Got a sister missionary in your life?  We’re going to show you how to create these adorable sugar cookies for sisters.  Don’t be intimidated.  They are incredibly easy. I used this cookie cutter from Amazon.  The cookies are pretty large (about four inches tall) so make sure you double your batch if you need a… Continue reading How To: Sister Missionary Cookies

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FREE DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

As a mother of a missionary, I like to have things around our home that remind our family of what our son is doing.  I created this My Missionary Commission and thought perhaps you might like one as well. We displayed ours at our missionary’s open house. You can download the file, by clicking on… Continue reading FREE DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

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How to: Missionary Shirt and Tie Cookies

Back in October, I made missionary shirt cookies for the farewell party we had for my son.  They are easier than you think and are ridiculously cute.  I’m going to show you step-by-step how to recreate them for your own missionary.  These would be easily adapted for Father’s Day, a retirement party, primary activity, or any… Continue reading How to: Missionary Shirt and Tie Cookies

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How To: Missionary Farewell Italian Soda Bar

  When it came to my sons mission farewell open house, I would like to say that I had it all together, but truth be told, I was a wreck.  I was stressed, anxious, nervous, uncertain, heartbroken and every emotion in between. I wanted to do something unique yet still wanted it to be somewhat stress… Continue reading How To: Missionary Farewell Italian Soda Bar

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How To: Missionary Farewell Globe Cookies

For my son’s mission farewell, I kind of channeled all my nervous energy into baking.  It did nothing to stop the flow of tears, but it produced a lot of cute baked goods.  I found Earth-day cookies online and modified them using an existing recipe I had for snickerdoodles.  The globe is so symbolic of these… Continue reading How To: Missionary Farewell Globe Cookies