Family Summer Fashion Guide

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Summertime. Longer, carefree days, full of fun and travel. I love taking the time in summer to add some new pieces to everyone’s wardrobes. From sandals to shorts and dresses to swimsuits, these styles will have you looking your best for fun in the sun in no time. Bright colors, fun details, even functionality, we cover everything you need to … Continue reading

Tips & Tricks for Diapering Toddlers

Tips, tricks and hacks that will help you through diapering your toddler! Once they're able to crawl (or run) away - they'll take the opportunity! This tips can help you tackle your diaper duty and have your child help!

You finally get a hang of diapering your child, and then next week it can seem like you have a completely different kid. There are so many diapering stages and different challenges for each of them. With babies, your life revolves around feedings and the diaper changes that go with them. But by the time they get mobile and start … Continue reading

10 Laundry Hacks For Mom

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Laundry. The never ending chore. Even when you are caught up, the clothes you are wearing now have to be washed! Add a few kids and it sometimes seems like you are drowning in it. I have found a few laundry hacks that will have you conquering and controlling those laundry piles for good in no time at all. This … Continue reading

15 Favorite Read Aloud Books for Families

Reading aloud with your children can strengthen bonds, help you to reconnect or to talk about hard problems in life, and is a fun way to relax together. It's super important for their imagination, vocabulary, and critical thinking skills - too! We're sharing our very favorite read aloud books that are great to read together as a family.

I read an alarming fact the other day. It stated that by 4th grade, almost half of children no longer have an interest in reading books outside of the classroom. The statistics suggest that the one thing that changes by 4th grade is that parents are no longer reading aloud to their children. It’s really easy to see how that … Continue reading

DIY Candy Bar Bouquet

Cutest Candy bar Bouquet! This is a fun and easy gift for friends, co-workers, or teachers. $5 for the entire project! Who wouldn’t love a bouquet of chocolate?

It seems like there is always a need to send a small gift, a thank you to someone who went out of their way for you, a teacher, a co-worker, a friend having a hard day, etc., and this is the perfect gift to give! It is super easy to make, and always looks amazing, and really…who wouldn’t appreciate a … Continue reading

DIY Spider & Ant Repellent

Spider & Ant Repellent

I’m completely afraid of spiders. Both me and my husband are. It’s sort of funny whenever we spy one in our home because we both turn to absolute babies begging the other to take care of it for us. And there is nothing worse than finding a trail of ants marching into your home to retrieve those tiny crumbs that … Continue reading

DIY Water Balloon Flip Flops

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Our entire family lives in flip flops all summer long. It’s the easiest thing to slip on and off at the pool, the park, the mall, the zoo, but we all get pretty sick of how boring the flip flops are. And as summer starts, days can seem long, and I hear lots of “I’m Bored!” We needed a fun … Continue reading

How to Plan the Perfect Birthday Party

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I love finding any reason to celebrate and throw a party; especially when it comes to throwing a birthday party for one of my kids. There’s just something so fun and exciting about celebrating your child with family and friends. In my years of throwing parties, I’ve learned that the best kind of parties are the parties that everyone (including … Continue reading