How to Completely Change Your After-School Routine For the Better

A few years ago when my kids were just starting grade school, I had big plans for our after-school routine. There would be homework and conversations. There would be no…

It's Fall Ya'll. Celebrate with this easy, homemade pumpkin bread recipe. This simple recipe makes super moist pumpkin bread (or muffins.) Enjoy!

Moist Pumpkin Bread Recipe

For my entire life, my absolute favorite season has always been the fall. I love the color of the leaves and the crispness in the air. I get excited to…

Fun and simple Minute to Win it Games for Kids! Easy to set up, challenging for kids! Great activities for kids parties! Fun idea for New Year's Eve, birthday parties, family fun night, after-school parties or a pizza party! My kids LOVED this!

Minute to Win It Pizza Party

Between homework, track practice, dance lessons and… homework – our weekdays can feel downright hectic sometimes. So last Friday, I teamed up with Papa John’s to plan a very special…

Back to school season is here. Get your house and life organized for the school year with one of these inspiring DIY command centers for your kitchen or your office. It's the perfect place to keep track of calendars, homework, backpacks and school papers.

10 Back to School Command Centers to get you organized

Every once in a while I get the itch to refresh my house. This usually involves painting walls and rearranging furniture but most recently I’m on a mission to get…

Have kids in elementary school? I'm sharing 14 of the best Audible books for kids in elementary school. Your 1st - 5th graders will love these books (and you will too.)

14 of the Best Audible Books for Kids in Elementary School

With Miles in 3rd grade and Alice in 2nd grade, I’m thrilled to say that my kids are becoming readers. And, like me, they both become irritable when they run out…

From command centers to tech hacks and even a great way to make sure no one ever misses the bus again, you'll love these five ways to simplify the craziness that is back to school.

5 Ways to Simplify Back to School

Sometimes, when I look at social media, it is clear that I am a total and absolute failure at pretty much everything in life. Seriously. I don’t include notes in…