“Reindeer In Here” Box Set Is A New Magical Family Christmas Tradition

Christmas is right around the corner and my kids are so excited. Even though it isn't quite Thanksgiving I have already started to sneak out some Christmas decor. We have so many great family traditions around Christmas. I make sugar cookies with my kids and we take plates of them to neighbors. We have a certain hill we love to go sledding on after a good powdery snowfall. We also make my … [Read more...]

Disney Fancy Nancy Vol 1 *NOW* Available On DVD

My little girl loves all things that are pink, have ruffles, or glitter. She is constantly playing dress up and loves pretending with her dolls. We were both so excited when Fancy Nancy came to Disney Jr. Nancy also loves anything that is glittery and fancy like my little girl, so they are a match made in heaven. Now Disney has released Fancy Nancy Vol 1 on DVD so we can watch our favorite girl … [Read more...]

Ready-to-Read with DIY Bug Reading Pointers

I can't believe that Sawyer, my youngest, is already reading. It seems like just yesterday that I was teaching my oldest to read. I love when they first start learning and making the connections of all the words around them. When they can begin reading storefronts and street signs, everything starts changing for them. Learning how to read is different for everyone. Getting started can be tricky. … [Read more...]

Shop For Your Family’s Favorite Snacks At Walmart & Play “Collect to Win!”

One section of my kitchen that I am always restocking is my snack shelf. My kids are really busy. They are great students, work hard, and play hard. "Mom I'm hungry," is a phrase I hear often. I try to keep the pantry stocked with all of our favorite snacks and a few of our favorite cookies. I shop for all of our snacks at Walmart. Walmart has the best prices and I love that all of our favorite … [Read more...]

Mini Babybel Cheese is the Perfect Halloween Snack!

Halloween is just around the corner, which means that everywhere we turn there is chocolate or candy in sight and soon enough we'll have so much candy we won't know what to do with it all. Whenever I can I try to make choices that are fun and tasty but not full of sugar. Mini Babybel® is the perfect solution to that right now! They even come dressed in their favorite Halloween … [Read more...]

Entenmann’s Little Bites Pumpkin Muffins are Here! {Plus, VISA Gift Card Giveaway!}

For some reason, I always think I'm going to have time to catch up on things in the next season. Then that season rolls around and it seems like it's the busiest one yet. With fall we started the school routine back up and along with school comes all the other activities that go along with it from swim lessons to soccer practice. I often have healthy snacks prepared for in between to hold … [Read more...]

Turn Memories Into Instant Photos with KiiPix {& Giveaway!}

I love taking pictures of my family and kids. I am always snapping pictures of my kids playing at home, at their sporting events, school activities, and just our everyday life. It is so easy to take pictures but it can be hard to get those pictures into actual printed photos! I have definitely fallen victim to just letting photos sit on my phone when I could be displaying them or sharing them with … [Read more...]

Dr. Seuss Costumes for Your Halloween Season

Halloween is just around the corner. The boys have already been asking us about going trick or treating and what costumes they want to get. We have multiple events that we go to and it's good to have options. We were recently sent a couple Dr. Seuss costumes to make all our costume changes simple. First up for Sawyer to try was the Grinch Bricky Blocks Hat. Out of the box, it was fairly … [Read more...]

Sleepy, the Goodnight Buddy Book + Bedtime Checklist Printable

It never really matters what activities my kids did that day; they always had plenty of energy when they were told it was bedtime. If there was any way to get up and out of bed, you bet they could think of it. Having a good bedtime routine is helpful. Every night, everyone knows what is expected of them and what they can and cannot do. We set up a bedtime checklist to make sure everything gets … [Read more...]