DIY Easter Crafts, Games, & More!

Spring is here and that means the Easter bunny is on his way! The weather is also getting warmer and I'm sure everyone is excited to be able to go outside again after one of the worst winters (especially if you're reading this from New England...) And after all, 'tis the holiday for an Easter Egg Hunt. Am I right?? It's also time to start planning your easter brunch with the family and I've … [Read more...]

Bring Your Coloring To Life With Crayola Color Alive

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Crayola for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Coloring will never be the same! My kids and I were so excited to try out the new Crayola Color Alive books & app – it is so cool! This creative first-of-its-kind app is not just coloring – it’s an experience! You kids can interact with the characters they color and Bring Your Coloring To … [Read more...]

Fueling My Daughter’s Fashion Designer Dreams

what do your kids want to be when they grow up? fuel their future with milk! this is a sponsored post brought to you by Got Milk "what do you want to be when you grow up?" a classic question for kids that seems to spark either an over serious answer (i.e. a cute young lad with a real determination to fight crime as a police officer) or a ridiculous one - like what i wanted to be... a … [Read more...]

Easy on the go breakfast ideas

Mornings can be hard. Getting out the door is a million times easier when you have a plan AND you have belVita breakfast bites! This post was sponsored by belVita through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about belVita, all opinions are my own. mornings. i'm NOT a morning person. so getting out the door to school in the mornings can often be … [Read more...]

8 Punny Valentine Ideas {FREE printables}

Everyone loves a good pun right? These free 'PUNNY' printables will have your Valentine smiling all day long! Great ideas for all ages! Hey There! Emma here from Defined Designs! Valentines day is right around the corner and if you have little ones in school, I'm sure they want nothing more than the best box of 'frozen' valentines to give to their friends. And while I, as a confident twenty … [Read more...]

Inspiring My Daughter With Science

as a former biology teacher, (yeah - wouldn't have guessed it huh?!) i am passionate about getting kids excited about nature and science - call it my geeky side, but i hope my kids grow up to be inquisitive about the world around them and enjoy science and math classes in school. camping, hiking, exploring, and sending them to great summer camps like Camp Galileo  is a great way to get them … [Read more...]

DIY Yarn Ball Number Sign Tutorial

I love doing things myself for the parties I throw.  It is so much fun, especially when you can get the kids involved.  Amy of A Dazzle Day put together the cutest little Kitty party and I fell in love with her yarn ball number 3 and knew I had to see if I could do that myself!  It is so easy to do, and you can variate the colors to match your decor or party.  It doesn't have to be a number, it … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Super Bowl Party Ideas!

DECOR: So, you're hosting a Super Bowl party this Sunday with all of your friends & family. Whether it's a pot luck style or you are going to take on the challenge of making everything for yourself (I commend you for that one) You've still got to think about the decorations. Here are my favorite DIY ideas for pulling off that winning look! These are super bowl party ideas you have to try! 1. … [Read more...]

Healthy Black Cherry Muffin Recipe – Vegan

These black cherry muffins are healthy, vegan, and so delicious you won't have to be vegan to enjoy them! This post is sponsored by Silk but as always all opinions, recipes, photos, and ideas are my own. Thank you for supporting the amazing brands that make this blog possible!  i have been on a bit of a vegan muffin quest lately and have nailed it with this recipe - my family loves them! if you … [Read more...]

HP Sprout- Fun for Kids

this is quite possibly the coolest computer that i have EVER seen. our HP Sprout showed up a few days before christmas and has been our favorite thing this whole holiday season! once i wrangled the kids off the humongous box, we set it up in my hubby's office--notice the manly decor? you didn't think that was MY creative space did you??? we wanted to put it in a space that was more accessible to … [Read more...]

Free Printable Valentines For Kids

{FREE PRINTABLE} valentines day cards for kids i made these last year for aubrey's class and i'm just now getting around to posting them... is this a clear indication that maybe my life is to hectic?!? (don't answer that) so here they are for you! just right click the image and save to your computer, print, cut, and enjoy. there are 4 different sayings - 'of all the fish in the sea, you are the … [Read more...]

Holiday Family Photos – Merry Christmas!

happy holidays from our family to yours! i am so in love with our family photos this year by Kristy G Photography! i decided against sending out cards this year  - time just got away from me - but i still wanted a place to share our family photos and wish everyone we love a merry christmas and a wonderful new year. may the blessings of heaven pour upon your families as we celebrate this holiday … [Read more...]

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