This produce bouquet is the perfect addition to your Mothers Day table setting! It's so simple to make and delicious to eat too. Definitely include it as part of your Mothers Day brunch! (And be sure to check out the creative salad bowls - I've never seen this before!)

How to Make a Produce Bouquet

Meet Alice. She’s in Kindergarten. She is tough enough to stand up to her older brother when he tries to boss her around. She’s gentle enough to play games and entertain her younger brother. She likes to tell jokes and dance and make bold fashion decisions. And she loves to help me in the kitchen!…

Need some inspiration to start your big Spring clean? These simple cleaning tips will make your house shine.

30 Cleaning Tips that will Make Your House Shine

From DIY cleaning solutions to clever hacks, we’ve rounded up 30 cleaning tips that will get your house in tip-top shape. How to Clean Your Shower How to Clean a Shower Head Fels Naptha Laundry Soap for Tough Stains Heavy Duty Floor Cleaner DIY Pet Odor Eliminator DIY Remove Hard Water Stains from Your Toilet…

Feeling overwhelmed and run down? Working way too hard? 25 simple ways for moms to relax and recharge. Moms - you need this!

25 Simple Ways for Moms to Relax

As a mom, I think it’s safe to say that we’re all doing WAY too much these days. We’re cleaning the house while organizing the neighborhood block party and teaching our 4-year-old geography. We’re folding laundry while we do dishes, schedule doctor appointments and help our kids get ready for their next lesson. We’re squeezing…

Incorporating an exercise plan into your routine can be hard once you have kids. This at-home fitness video from Jessica Smith makes it easy! It's a quick and convenient way to lose weight and get in shape during naptime.

Fitness for Moms: 20 Minute Naptime Workout

Incorporating an exercise plan into your routine can be hard once you have kids. This at-home fitness video from Jessica Smith makes it easy! It’s a quick and convenient way to lose weight and get in shape during naptime. We’re huge fans of What’s Up Moms. Click here to subscribe to their YouTube channel! Photo was…

Taking a trip with your family is always a memorable experience. But feeding a family three meals a day plus snacks can cost a lot of money. Here are some tips for keeping your food budget in check, while on vacation.

Tips for your Vacation Food Budget

Taking a trip with your family is always a memorable experience. But feeding a family three meals a day plus snacks can cost a lot of money. Here are some tips for keeping your food budget in check, while on vacation.   We’re huge fans of What’s Up Moms. Click here to subscribe to their…

Wondering what to do for the big reveal? We've rounded up the best DIY gender reveal party ideas out there right now!

The Best DIY Gender Reveal Party Ideas

A very good friend of mine recently announced that she is pregnant with her first baby. She is already planning her gender reveal party and I can’t wait to see how she decides to showcase the big REVEAL. There are so many awesome and unique ideas out there now, and so many of them you can…

20 Gift Ideas for Your Child's Teacher

20 Gift Ideas for Your Child’s Teacher

The end of the school year is approaching – does your child have a special teacher you would like to thank? We’ve put together a list of 20 fantastic gift ideas (with several DIY ideas sprinkled into the mix)! 1.  Check out these chalkboard coasters – genius! 2.  This summer care package is perfect – a…

Helping mom drink at Biggby Coffee

Random Story: Why my mom has to use the coffee shop drive through

Since my mom is currently at my house watching my kids (and Even Steven) while I’m out of town, I thought I’d take the opportunity to post one of her all-time favorite blog posts. Ever. Why My Mom Has to Use the Coffee Shop Drive Through Several years ago I was training for the Chicago…

How and WHEN to Talk to Your Kids About Alcohol

If you’ve spent any time with kids, then you know that kids LOVE to mimic what we do. They like to play dress-up in our clothes. They love to repeat everything we say. My son likes to sit in “daddy’s seat” at the dining room table. Kids are constantly watching what we do. And after…