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Earth Day Green Smoothies

To celebrate Earth Day this month, our family is trying our best to make better choices for what we put in our grocery cart to help us eat healthier. Along with that, we also want to understand where our food comes from to help our… Continue Reading →

Fall in Love with Simple Parent Hacks

This is one of those books you didn’t know you needed! My good friend Asha Dornfest of the blog Parent Hacks has turned her amazing parent hacks into a book. I mean even the first hack on the cover is… Continue Reading →

6 Spring Caterpillar Kids Crafts

Spring is here and the bugs are out! We’ve actually seen a few caterpillars in our backyard crawling around. To help celebrate spring, I’ve gathered 6 super cute caterpillar crafts to make with kids! 6 Spring Caterpillar Kids Crafts 1. Cotton… Continue Reading →

4 Ways to Use Post-it Notes

Can you believe it’s been 35 years since the classic canary yellow Post-it Notes came to life? Since then, we’ve seen the Post-it Note so many fun places, even in pop culture. The love note from Grey’s Anatomy, when the lovable duo… Continue Reading →

Savory Crepes for Easter Dinner

For the Easter holiday, we’re prepping a fun family-friendly dinner where everyone can build their own savory crepes. I love to get the kids involved in all parts of kitchen prep. These DIY savory crepes are a great way to serve dinner and… Continue Reading →

Easter Egg Finger Puppets Printable

We’re getting “EGG-cited” to celebrate the Easter holiday with these Easter Egg Finger Puppets! They are so much fun to color, cut, and wear all around. Make them into all sorts of fun colorful eggs. These little egg puppets are… Continue Reading →

Frozen Yogurt Bunny Bites for Snacktime

We’re making something snacksational with these mini frozen yogurt bunny bite sandwiches! They’re great for snacktime when you need a little treat. And how fun are these bunny shaped graham crackers? Perfect for the upcoming Easter holiday. I’m partnering with General… Continue Reading →

13 Lucky St. Patrick’s Day Crochet Projects

Crochet has never looked so good as it does for St. Patrick’s day!! Look how many fun ideas are out there to celebrate this lucky holiday. You can go green with shamrocks or add some color with the rainbow. However… Continue Reading →

5 DIY Ways to Store Your Snacks on the Go

Most times when we’re needing a little snack, we’re out and about. Either at a soccer game, dance lesson, or running errands, we seems to always be on the go. I like to have a few snacks on hand while… Continue Reading →

Smartphone Clothes Shopping Made Easy with Totspot

I’m happy to be partnering with the Totspot App, a mobile shopping app, to share more about how you can buy and sell clothes – helping each other and our planet! Not only are you able to save money shopping for… Continue Reading →

Simple “All in One” Italian Soup

We’ve been enjoying a lot of soup this winter in Seattle, it’s been a gray and rainy one. And most times, I make soup out of what we have on hand. That’s why I LOVE this Simple Italian Soup. It’s great for… Continue Reading →

7 Spring Flower Crafts to Brighten Your Day

We’re ready to celebrate spring with these darling spring flower crafts. Kids can create with tissue paper, fabric, paper, straws, paint, and cardboard, all to make fun flowers for spring. 7 spring flower crafts to make this season! 1. Spring Straw… Continue Reading →

11 Ways to Get Goofy at Disney Parks

There are just too many great things to do on a Disney trip, you don’t want to miss a thing. Over the years we’ve shared a Disney paper chain countdown to get excited before you go, 10 tips for family-friendly travel,… Continue Reading →

10 Bird Kids Crafts to Make

We’re going bonkers for birds with all these darling bird inspired crafts for kids. We’ve gathered 10 of the best and birdiest crafts out there! Many of these supplies you already have on hand, so you’ll be ready to craft… Continue Reading →

Pop-Out Valentine’s Day Card

There’s so many fun ways to get creative with hearts on Valentine’s day and this pop-out card is no exception! Make this sweet pop-out card for your loved one, sharing an “xo” surprise. Kids can craft these cards for their classmates… Continue Reading →

Make Pencil Toppers with Crochet Hearts

Crochet up a few of these darling hearts to add to your Valentine’s day pencils! Actually, they’d be fun to add to your pencils any day of the year. Because I love yarn and crochet so so much, so much,… Continue Reading →

Heart Healthy Exercise Printable – FREE!

We’ve shared our Heart Healthy Exercise Game before on the blog, and it’s still such a great game to play. Especially for a classroom party surrounding Valentine’s Day. We’ve amped it up this year with some darling heart-shaped exercise cartoons. Contributor Juliann… Continue Reading →

Make Red Colored Rice for Valentine’s Day Decor

We’re decorating our house for Valentine’s Day and using all the red items we have from around our home. To add a little extra flare and fun, we’re also crafting a fun DIY project for making red colored rice. Add… Continue Reading →

Game Day Crock Pot Mexican Lasagna

It’s that time of year when we get to cheer for our favorite football team on game day. I’ve got just the thing to serve a crowd if you’re having a party to watch the game… Mexican Lasagna! And I cooked it… Continue Reading →

Wishes for the New Year with Star Darlings

I love discovering new chapter books for my kids, and this brand new book series for Disney Star Darlings are so much fun! These are the type of book my girls just gobble up, learning all about the Star Darlings and… Continue Reading →

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