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…

If you have kids playing little league sports, you'll want to read these 5 tips - including how to embrace the experience, what to do when your kids don't want to play and how to get the smell, odor and stink out of shoes and their uniforms.

How to Win at Little League Sports

With three kids, we have participated in our fair share of little league sports. All three kids play soccer and tennis. Miles and Alice play basketball. Miles plays baseball. And Alice runs track. We’ve also done our fair share of coaching. I coached Simon’s soccer team last year (the kids didn’t seem to notice that…

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.…

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…