Decorate your home for St. Patrick's Day and spread the cheerfulness of this fun holiday.

St. Patrick’s Day Decorations

Erin go bragh means “Ireland forever” and they say everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s day. So even if you don’t have true Irish heritage here are some St. Patrick’s Day decorations that will fill you with Irish spirit! St. Patrick’s Day Decorations 1. Clay Pot Planters from The Merry Thought 2. Painted Glass Vases by Eighteen 25 3. Split…

Taking your kids to the beach? Find the 10 best BUDGET beach resorts for kids! From North Carolina to Hawaii - and even Mexico - here are the best resorts for families on a budget. Great travel tips for kids!

10 Best Budget Beach Resorts for Kids

Parents magazine and TripAdvisor revealed their picks for the 10 Best Budget Beach Resorts in 2015. To determine the winners, Parents partnered with TripAdvisor to identify top beach resorts in the U.S. and the Caribbean with affordable rates, high ratings from family travelers, plus a slew of special features that appeal to families. Editors then…

Enter now to win a $50 iTunes Gift Card!

Enter to win a $50 iTunes Gift Card

Enter Now to Win a $50 iTunes Gift Card! In honor of their first single, Here to Worship, being released on iTunes this week, the brand new indie Christian rock band Simple Tenants is sponsoring a giveaway on several blogs.  One lucky reader will receive a $50 iTunes gift card. No strings attached. You do…

This grocery list printable template makes for a smoother trip to the grocery store, especially if you're bringing your kids.

Free Grocery List Printable

Grocery shopping with kids is no joke. I usually bring my almost-two-year-old daughter with me to the grocery store. She enjoys the outing and has recently discovered the fun of pulling items off the shelves and throwing them into the cart. It has become a fun adventure for both of us…until we reach the produce…

What color is this dress? Some people see white & gold. Some see blue & black. Learn what your answer says about YOU (and who you should marry!)

What the Color of This Dress Says About YOU

At this point, it seems that everyone except my husband has seen this dress and weighed in on what color you see: Some people see white and gold (myself included). Some people see blue and black. Some people start off seeing white and gold – and THEN switch to blue and black. And some people…

Making baby food is a lot easier than you might think! From steaming to boiling, using a blender to baby bullet, we've got the answers on why and how to make homemade baby food. We also share our tips for the best ways to store that food and a few of our must-have items for feeding baby.

How to Make and Store Baby Food

Making baby food is a lot easier than you might think! From steaming to boiling, using a blender to baby bullet, we’ve got the answers on why and how to make homemade baby food. We also share our tips for the best ways to store that food and a few of our must-have items for…

Feel like you're being judged as a mom? Put an end to the mommy wars, with these great responses for judgey moms. Yes - we can do this! Great advice from a licensed counselor!

What to Say to Judgey Moms

If you’re a mom, you’re probably going to feel judged at some point during your motherhood. I like to think that it’s because moms are some of the tiredest people on the planet, and that can make us lose our filters – or our manners – or BOTH. I felt judged when I decided to…

If you love vacation, but hate packing, here are 10 packing tips for kids that will get that suitcase closed! Great travel tips for busy moms!

Packing Tips for Kids

We’ve all been there. You feel like you’re packing everything in the house for vacation. You’re checking things off your list. It’s taking days. You finally arrive at your destination – only to find that you’ve forgotten all of your son’s pants. Or your daughter’s diapers. Or – even worse – the LOVIE!!! Don’t let…

9 simple travel tips to help your family stay nourished (and entertained) on your next trip. These great travel snacks will help your next vacation run smoother - especially her idea about the return trip. I never would have thought of that!

Great Travel Snacks for Kids

Traveling with kids can bring a whole lot of challenges with it – one of them being eating. Luckily, Meg at What’s Up Moms is sharing 9 simple travel tips to help your family stay nourished (and entertained) on your next trip. These great travel snacks will help your next vacation run smoother – especially…