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How Do Box Tops Work : 4 Things You Need to Know

How Do Box Tops Work : 4 Things You Need to Know

Inside: Find out how earning money for your local school is easier than ever with the Box Tops Bonus App and four things you need to know to answer how do box tops work.  This post has been sponsored, but all opinions are my own. […]

The Best Christmas Crafts for Kids that will Make You Smile {+Printable}

The Best Christmas Crafts for Kids that will Make You Smile {+Printable}

Inside: The best keepsake Christmas crafts for kids that will make you smile. Plus the free printable ornament templates. This post contains affiliate links. It was November when our family was driving down the road on a cold day. My preschooler broke the silence when […]

Foolproof Simple Cookie Recipes So Easy Moms Who Can’t Bake Can Make Them

Foolproof Simple Cookie Recipes So Easy Moms Who Can’t Bake Can Make Them

Inside: Find out why I am in love with these foolproof simple cookie recipes for every phase of fall, so easy that moms who can’t bake can make them. The other day I was on the phone with my husband when I yelled, “Oh shoot!” […]

Amazingly Quick, Simple, and Healthy Breakfast Creations for Kids

Amazingly Quick, Simple, and Healthy Breakfast Creations for Kids

Inside: How to make five healthy breakfast for kids all in under 20 minutes or less. Eating breakfast starts your day with a clear mind ready to process information and absorb new skills. Without breakfast, your mind is sluggish and not fully awake to process […]

Silly Scissor Haircuts Activity + Scissor Safety Printable

Silly Scissor Haircuts Activity + Scissor Safety Printable

Inside: Find a fun way to practice scissor skills with recycled paper rolls, called silly scissor haircuts. Plus find a scissor safety printable. I love trying out fun activities with my kids. My three-year-old daughter recently started asking if she could use scissors. So, I […]

The Complete Guide for Traveling to the Magic Kingdom with 2 Toddlers

The Complete Guide for Traveling to the Magic Kingdom with 2 Toddlers

Inside: Find everything you need to know about traveling to the magic kingdom with two toddlers including our schedule and a printable packing list for the whole family. We told my daughter two weeks before our trip to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom that we would […]

The Best Nursing Shirts for Breastfeeding in Public

The Best Nursing Shirts for Breastfeeding in Public

Inside: Find the best nursing shirts for breastfeeding in public, plus seven simple ways to make breastfeeding in public easier. This post is sponsored by Cardimom made by MULTIWEAR but the content and opinions are my own. One of my first outings after having my […]

How to Make Stroller Outings Easier for Mama

How to Make Stroller Outings Easier for Mama

My kids were eager to get out of the car when we arrived at the park. I lifted my stroller out of the trunk and set it up with my diaper bag, cooler, and water bottles. As I set my toddler into the stroller, the […]

Weekly Meal Plans: How to Plan + 28 Days of Free Plans

Weekly Meal Plans: How to Plan + 28 Days of Free Plans

Inside: Discover how to make weekly meal plans. Plus, get 4 free weekly meal plans, a meal planning printable template and a printable grocery list. And links to all of the recipes we used. I sit down every Monday with my trusty stack of index […]

Vegetables for Kids: The Truth About How I Get My Kids to Eat More Veggies

Vegetables for Kids: The Truth About How I Get My Kids to Eat More Veggies

Inside: Discover the truth about how to get kids to eat more veggies. This include four ways you can squeeze in vegetables for kids. I peel the bag of carrots and carefully chop off any imperfections. Then, I toss them into the steamer and get […]

The Journey to Become a Foster Parent

The Journey to Become a Foster Parent

Inside: Discover the step-by-step process for becoming a foster parent. The good news is that as soon as you get started in the process of foster parenting, life will get much easier very quickly as you go along. Lots of people out there possess the […]

How to Make Time for Yourself as a Mother

How to Make Time for Yourself as a Mother

Inside: If the idea of making time for yourself feels unattainable, hard or overwhelming I have 3 simple ideas to help you. As the mother of three young children every minute of my days feels like somebody wants me for something: “Mum, I am hungry” […]

How to Easily Plan Super Fun Family Vacations

How to Easily Plan Super Fun Family Vacations

Inside: Find four easy steps for planning good family vacations, full of adventure. Plus get a free packing list, and discover my best hacks for traveling in an airplane or taking a road trip with young kids. No matter the time of year, my family […]

Postpartum Care: 6 Simple Steps for a Healthy Self-Care Mentality

Postpartum Care: 6 Simple Steps for a Healthy Self-Care Mentality

Inside: Find six simple steps for a healthy self-care mentality. When I was preparing for the birth of my first child I attended all the classes my hospital had to offer, the newborn care class, the Lamaze class, the partner class, and the breastfeeding class. I […]

My Morning Routine: How to Leave the House with 2 Toddlers in 29 Easy Steps

My Morning Routine: How to Leave the House with 2 Toddlers in 29 Easy Steps

Inside:How to Leave the House with 2 Toddlers in 29 Easy Steps. This humorous piece exposes what the morning routine for moms with toddlers really looks like. Getting a toddler out of the house in a hurry is kind of like pushing a packed grocery […]

Interior Design Ideas for How to Make a House Feel Like a Home

Interior Design Ideas for How to Make a House Feel Like a Home

Inside: Discover five practical ways to make a house feel like a home. Like, using a rug, a piece of art, or a throw pillow as inspiration for room colors. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CORT. All opinions are […]

Red Velvet Cake Pop Recipe

Red Velvet Cake Pop Recipe

Inside: Find out all my secrets and tips for making the yummiest red velvet cake pop recipe. Cake pops are a delicious treat. They make great gifts, table toppers, stocking stuffers, or party favors. By changing the color and adding a few pearl sprinkles, cake […]

Easy Two-Minute DIY Diaper Caddy With Simple Organization Hacks

Easy Two-Minute DIY Diaper Caddy With Simple Organization Hacks

The first week I brought my baby home from the hospital, the doctor said I needed limit going up and down stairs to once a day. This meant I would go down the stairs in the morning to our main floor and stay on that […]

How to Prepare Your Toddler for Preschool Survival Guide

How to Prepare Your Toddler for Preschool Survival Guide

  Inside: Find out what preschoolers really need to be prepared with to enter preschool. Help prepare your toddler for preschool with this survival guide containing five of the most important skills toddlers need to know. Including printable role play scenarios and emotion cards for […]

How to Make a Healthy Yogurt Parfait Your Kids Will Devour

How to Make a Healthy Yogurt Parfait Your Kids Will Devour

Inside: Find out how to make the healthy yogurt parfait your kids will devour (in under 3 minutes). Healthy recipes that kids love equals a big win in my house. When I discovered how to make this healthy yogurt parfait that my kids devour, it became […]

How To Make Motherhood Moments Matter for Your Family

How To Make Motherhood Moments Matter for Your Family

Life is busy. For stay-at-home moms, working moms, work-from-home moms, or any other kind of moms, life is rushing by. If you are like me, you are trying to capture the gloriously ordinary moments in your child’s life. In the chaos, I find myself desperately […]