You don't have to keep spending money on toys for your little ones. It's actually never been easier to save money on toys! Check out these five simple tips on how to save money on toys for toddlers.

How to Save Money on Toys for Toddlers

You don’t have to keep spending money on toys for your little ones. It’s actually never been easier to save money on toys! Seriously. Check out these five simple tips on how to save money on toys for toddlers. 1. Transform household items. Spoons and pots and pans?  Your child has a drum set to…

Wedding favors can truly add such a special touch to the end of an evening before your guests depart. They don't have to break your budget though or require countless hours crafting! We have you covered with these 20 unique DIY wedding favors.

20 Unique DIY Wedding Favors

Wedding favors can truly add such a special touch to the end of an evening before your guests depart. They don’t have to break your budget though or require countless hours crafting! We have you covered with these 20 unique DIY wedding favors. 1. DIY Hot Cocoa Favors by Green Wedding Shoes 2. Mini Wine Bottle…

Built like a pizza, this flat bottom fruit pie recipe is fun to make and fun to eat!

Flat Bottom Fruit Pie Recipe for Kids

Perfect for summer barbecues, this light and fresh fruit pie will be gone in minutes. It was created by 11-year-old Kristin who loves to make it for her family. Flat Bottom Fruit Pie Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: Kristin, age 11…

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…

With spins on the traditional Rice Krispie Treat, these 15 Rice Krispies recipes take this classic dessert to the next level.

15 Rice Krispies recipes you’ll love

Make one of these fun Rice Krispies recipes as dessert for your next cookout! 15 Rice Krispies recipes 4th of July Flags 4th of July Patriotic Stars S’mores Rice Krispie Pinwheels Funfetti Rice Krispie Treats Salted Caramel Rice Krispie Treats Rice Krispie Treat Pops Milky Way Rice Krispie Treats Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats Cake Batter Rice…

75 free summer activities for kids

75 Free Ways to Have More Fun at Home With Your Kids

Have you ever heard the saying, If Mama ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy? Well, I don’t know if I fully agree with that or not. But there is something that I know to be true. If Mama Is Happy – EVERYONE is Happy! Have you ever found that if you are fun and excited and…

Combining the best of two desserts, these fudgy s'more brownies will have you coming back for seconds.

Fudgy S’more Brownies Recipe for Kids

10-year-old Jack wanted to combine his favorite flavors – gooey brownies and s’mores at his family’s cabin. He was definitely onto something! These brownies are delicious and fun to make with kids. Fudgy S’more Brownies Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 40 mins   Author: Jack,…

This sweet and tangy orange chicken recipe is a healthier, homemade take on Chinese takeout that your family is sure to love.

Orange Chicken Recipe for Kids

If your family loves Chinese food, they’ll love this healthier version of orange chicken. With fresh ingredients, it does not fall short on flavor. Orange Chicken Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: J.D., age 9 Serves: 4-5 Ingredients 1&1/2 cups orange juice…

Looking for fun food to serve on the 4th of July? This Uncle Sam hat is the perfect flag food to bring on your picnic or potluck celebration. You can't go wrong with DIY 4th of July food made out of fruit! My kids LOVE this - and it's SO simple to make!

DIY 4th of July Food: Uncle Sam’s Hat

The 4th of July is one of my all-time favorite holidays. I love celebrating our nation. I love the parades and parties. I love wearing red, white and blue. I love the patriotic decorations. And – most of all – I love creating fun 4th of July food! So I was especially thrilled to be…