There’s no way around it, parenting is expensive! But Luvs is offering great money-saving opportunities for parents with little ones. Here’s how to save!

My Favorite Mother’s Day + Huge Savings from Luvs

Let me start with a disclaimer that, of course, all Mother’s Days are special. Year after year the macaroni necklaces, cards leaking glitter, and burnt toast smothered in four quarts of grape jelly (served to you in bed by sticky fingered children) all show how special you are to your little crew. Because only mothers…

Do your kids love Curious George? If so, they'll love this DIY Curious George lemonade stand, complete with decorations and activities to celebrate this curious monkey.

Curious George Lemonade Stand

My kids and I have been enjoying Curious George for as long as I can remember being a mom. So when we learned that we could watch all 9 seasons of Curious George – now streaming only on Hulu – we were jumping for joy! Curious George is an animated series based on the popular…

25 fun outdoor activities for kids. From party ideas to crafts, DIY projects and games, you and your kids will love these fun outdoor activities. My kids are obsessed with #22.

25 Outdoor Activities for Kids

After a long winter cooped up inside, it feels great to get outdoors with your kids and enjoy some springtime air. Today we’re bringing you 25 ideas to get creative and enjoy the great outdoors together. It’s Spring! 25 Outdoor Activities for Kids 1. Play in the Rain 2. Ride Bikes 3. Take a Walk…

Do you know when you should start talking to your kids about alcohol responsibility? The answer may surprise you.

Responsibility Starts With Me

I’ve mentioned this before… my kids are growing up at an alarming rate. My oldest is rushing full throttle towards turning 9 in the fall, and my youngest can spell POOP with 100% accuracy. (A fact which makes his siblings VERY proud!) I used to think that my years of having serious talks with my…

Grandma at Ikea

MY LOVE FOR IKEA HAS REACHED AN ALL TIME HIGH

It’s no secret that I love IKEA. From perusing their catalog to shopping in person at the store, IKEA is my go-to place for design inspiration. My kids love to play at the play area, and I love to wander around and get ideas. And don’t even get me started on the fact that it’s…

From reading to teeth brushing, this 7-step bedtime routine for kids really works. Your kids (and you!) will be loving bedtime with this simple and helpful bedtime routine.

7 Steps to Bedtime Bliss

You’ve been there before: You’re exhausted from a long day of adulting, and personally you’d love nothing more than for someone to tell you it’s your bedtime — yet for some reason your kids are so against the idea that they’ve turned going to bed into a full-contact sport. While getting plenty of sleep is…

Whether we’ve been driving or flying, I’ve taken more than my fair share of vacations with sick kids. I’m sharing my very best advice for helping everyone feel better fast while you’re traveling.

Tips for Traveling with Sick Kids

Every January, we pack up the kids and leave our frozen tundra in the Midwest to warm up for a long weekend in Florida. As our vacation approaches every year, I worry that my kids will be too sick to enjoy themselves. (Please tell me that it feels like your kids are sick all winter…

The best road trip ideas for kids! Great travel snack ideas plus tons of free travel printables. If you're heading on a road trip with toddlers or older kids, you'll want to download these free printables. And the snack ideas are awesome too.

Road Trip Ideas for Kids: Travel Snacks & Games

Our family of five hits the road a few times a year on 12+ hour road trips. With three kids, two adults and one (very dirty) minivan, we’ve learned a lot through our years of family road trips. Our biggest secret for road trip success? Great travel snacks and fun travel games equals happy kids…

Three Tips to Motivate Kids to Do Chores

Three Tips to Motivate Kids to Do Chores

If you’re looking for ways to encourage your kids to do their chores, the parenting experts at Kids in the House provide three great tips to help get your kids motivated! It could be as simple as putting on some music or making a fun game out of their chores… If you’re wondering what kind…