Parenting

Thanksgiving Traditions to Try This Year

Thanksgiving Traditions to Try This Year

Thanksgiving Traditions to Try This Year After my husband and I had kids we decided we wanted to try and incorporate our own family traditions into holidays.  The problem was we didn’t really have any.  Over the years of being together, we have developed some, […]

5 Unique ways to donate this year

5 Unique ways to donate this year

  I am trying to get into the holiday season this year by teaching my kids (especially my five year old) a little more about giving rather than getting. While that happens to be an extraordinarily difficult concept for my preschooler to grasp, together we […]

Home Date Ideas

Home Date Ideas

Home Date Ideas You work/stay home with the kids all day, get home, get dinner ready, clean the kitchen, bathe the kids, check for homework to be done, pick up the house, put the kids to bed, and plop down on the couch. You’re exhausted. […]

The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity Seat Review

The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity Seat Review

The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity Seat Review I was recently given the opportunity to review The First Years Mickey Mouse Helping Hands Feeding & Activity seat. It is such and incredible seat! My daughter is a very busy 18 month […]

Quick and Easy Allergy and Dye free frosting

Quick and Easy Allergy and Dye free frosting

If you’re an allergy mom, regardless if it’s one allergy or many- You know just how stressful birthday parties can be. Especially for your own kiddo’s birthday. Even if you are not an allergy mom but want to bring cupcakes to your kids class but […]

DIY Upcycled Kid’s Craft Table

DIY Upcycled Kid’s Craft Table

I’m the kind of person that cannot stand to throw stuff away, especially if we didn’t own it very long before one of the kids damaged whatever it was. Every time something rips or cracks I have to say… my heart breaks a little. So, […]

Why I Cook With My Kids

Why I Cook With My Kids

  Why I Cook With My Kids Did you grow up with a stay at home mom who almost always made home cooked meals? Did your mom let you eat the mashed potatoes or the cupcake batter off the spoon while she was cooking? Now […]

Milk Painting Made Easy

Milk Painting Made Easy

Milk Painting Made Easy I am always looking for new crafts to make with my kiddos, and I see tons and tons of awesome, fun ideas on Pinterest daily, but the problem is: I don’t always have everything required to make said projects.  So, I […]

Make Your Own Bird Feeder

Make Your Own Bird Feeder

Make Your Own Bird Feeder                       My son loves animals.  If I had to pick a possible profession for him someday, I would think he’d be a Veterinarian.  So after we went to PBS Kids’ […]

St. Patrick’s Day activities round-up

St. Patrick’s Day activities round-up

St.Patrick’s Day Activities Round-up I’m a mom of two kids, a 4 year old and a 1 year old (I’m still not sure how she’s actually that old!), but I feel like every holiday I need to do a special craft, make a special food, […]