Planning the Halloween party for school? You'll love these 30+ DIY Halloween games for kids and for adults. Whether you are planning a preschool party or need something for older kids, these games are perfect for all ages. Includes Halloween Minute to Win It games too.

30 Awesome Halloween Games for Kids

I always looked forward to Halloween as a kid. I especially loved the candy, the costumes and the games! Check out these 30 awesome Halloween games for kids of all ages!  There are so many great DIY ideas! 1. Spider Web Walking by No Time for Flash Cards 2. Pumpkin Bowling by A Girl and…

If your family loves fall, then they're really going to love these fall scavenger hunt ideas. An autumn scavenger hunt for kids is the perfect way to get out, explore and enjoy the cooler temperatures.

15 Autumn Scavenger Hunt Ideas for the Family

Fall is undoubtedly my favorite time of year. From the hot cider to selecting the perfect pumpkins to the s’mores by a campfire – I can’t get enough of this season. An autumn scavenger hunt is the perfect way to get out, explore and enjoy this time of year. We’ve found a variety of autumn…

I'm always trying to find unique and fun ways to teach my kids about giving back. And I have to say that this takes the cake. Such a fun way to give back with your kids and help instill a spirit of giving. Learn more here.

A Fun Way to Teach Kids About Giving

Back in my working days, I was a fundraiser for non-profit organizations. I believe strongly in giving back, and I believe even more strongly in teaching my kids to give back as well. But sometimes that can be tricky. I model “giving” behavior with my kids, but it’s hard to known if it’s really sinking in.…

Whether your child has autism or special needs, or just needs a calming activity, these sensory activities are perfect for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

10 Sensory Activities for 2 year olds

Whether your child has autism or special needs, or just needs a calming activity, these sensory activities are perfect for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Enjoy these 10 great sensory activities for 2 year olds that require minimal supplies! 10 Sensory Activities for 2 year olds 1. Touch and Feel Sensory Sticks 2. Pasta Threading 3.…

Use these give tips to have your kids rushing to brush teeth. Whether you use charts or not, this routine will help you teach your kids to brush their teeth the right way independently. And they'll be excited to do it.

How to Get Your Kids Excited to Brush their Teeth + a Confession

When hello products asked me to share our #BrushtimeConfessions – all of the crazy things we’ve said to our kids to get them to brush their teeth – I was honestly a little stumped. Don’t get me wrong. We have certainly had our fair share of parenting issues with these three crazy kids. We’ve had sleep…

Cooking with Kids? Get your kids in the kitchen with these 30 easy recipes for kids! My son wouldn't eat some of these foods, until he learned how to make them himself. Super simple recipes that your kids can make themselves. Also great first-time recipes for cooking with toddlers.

Cooking With Kids: 30 Simple Recipes Kids Can Make Themselves

Cooking with Kids? Get your kids in the kitchen with these 30 easy recipes for kids! My son wouldn’t eat some of these foods, until he learned how to make them himself. Super simple recipes that your kids can make themselves. Also great first-time recipes for cooking with toddlers.   30 Simple Recipes Kids Can…

This daily summer snack schedule for kids will change your summer. You won't be living in the kitchen negotiating healthy snack ideas with kids, and your kids won't be begging you for food ALL DAY LONG. Great, easy ideas to get your kids on a snack schedule this summer.

Summer Snack Schedule for Kids

I am an official brand ambassador for Mini Babybel® in 2016. While I receive compensation for participation as a brand advocate, opinions are my own. Summer at our house means a lot of things. Fun. Excitement. Parks. Playgrounds. Pool days. Friends. Cookouts. Campfires… You get the idea. It has also come to mean BOREDOM and…

Creative ways to organize toys

10 Creative Ways to Organize Toys

My kids have more toys than I care to admit. And while they play with most of them, our toy organization leaves a lot to be desired. Luckily, the internet is full of creative mamas with great ideas to help me organize toys! 10 Creative Ways to Organize Toys 1. This totally blew my mind.…

Looking for summer fun ideas for kids? Don't miss these summer activities plus a strategy for making the most of each day this summer. And download your free summer bucket list printable.

Stocking Up for Summer Fun + Summer Bucket List Printable

My oldest son is eight years old, which means that I have 10 summers left with him before he heads off for college. And that is counting the summers during his teenage years, when people tell me that he’ll want to hang out with his friends more than me. SOB! It’s times like these that…