DIY Heart Crayons For Valentine’s Day!

DIY Upcycled Heart Shaped Crayons For Valentine’s Day!

This year, I decided to take some of the crazy amounts of “old” crayons* that we have laying around everywhere and turn them into something new and useful. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I thought that heart shaped crayons would be the perfect solution. I gathered up one of our boxes of crayons, and got to work peeling the paper off. Some were whole and others were just broken pieces, I ended up using all the colors that {Read More}

Six Tips To Deal With Your Kids’ Warts

Six Tips To Deal With Your Kids' Warts

Warts are common during adolescence, but fortunately they are harmless. Human papillomavirus causes common warts that usually form on the hands, but they can form anywhere on the body. Plantar warts form on the feet and are typically the only painful warts. There are several warts treatment options for warts. It often takes more than one treatment to remove a wart and they often recur. Follow these six tips to make it easier to deal with your child’s warts. Get {Read More}

Creative Fun with text-UR Foam!

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Crafting is one of our favorite family nights.  It’s great to watch your children create something from their imaginations, and see what comes out of some silly stuff just lying around the house. I was asked to review text-UR Foam by Creative Hands.  Text-UR’s are textured foam pieces that you and your children can use for craft nights.  They come in several different sets like: 3D Masterpiece kit, Activity kit, Character kits, Frame kits, and so many more!  You can {Read More}

Outdoor fun with Crayola {Giveaway} CLOSED

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions expressed are my own and 100% honest} When summer hits, my kids and I love to just enjoy the first few lazy, nothing to do days by hanging out at home doing nothing. There is something so freeing about having nowhere to go and just being able to stay home and do what you want (preferably in pjs). But summer always tends to get a bit busy — as {Read More}

The Perfect Toy for Hours of Summer Fun

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions expressed are my own and 100% honest} I was having some serious “Oh my gosh, what am I going to do with my kids all summer?!” stress prior to school getting out this year. I was really stressing having them both home, mainly because my daughters favorite phrase is ‘I’m bored’ and E tends to parrot everything she says. And there is nothing quite as irritating as hearing “I’m {Read More}

Adventures of Beijo the Brave {Kids Book Review}

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest} As I am sure you can imagine, animals are a big part of our day. With 4 cats and 2 dogs we have our fair share of pet adventures. Over half of our animals are rescues, and while we have no idea about their lives before they came to live with us, we do talk about what they may have done, what they {Read More}

Can’t-Wait Willow! {Kids Book Review}

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest} My kids love to read. V is a total bookworm. Yes, she takes after me I love reading, and I am so happy that both of my kids seem to share my love of books. With that being said, anytime that an opportunity arises for me to grow their library, I jump on it. Which is exactly what happened when I was asked {Read More}

How are Your Kids Manners?

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest} I like to think that my kids have pretty good manners. But I do know that they could also improve. They have made me cringe on way more then one occasion by saying something totally rude or by forgetting to say ‘please’ or ‘thank you’. While we talk a lot about good manners and the right ways to behave, it is never a {Read More}

Young Chefs – Cooking with Kids!

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest. This post contains affiliate links} My kids love to get in the kitchen and cook with me. It can often be a little much for me because the addition of two kids means there are also two chairs, two extra cutting boards, numerous forks and spoons and lots of fingers in whatever we are cooking. But they do love it, so I try {Read More}

Science Fun in the Kitchen with Clifford!

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{I was provided with a complimentary product to review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest} Summer break is fast approaching here and I am very busy trying to get some fun activities together to beat the typical boredom that sets in about a week after school lets out. I want to limit TV as much as possible this summer (with the exception of a few movies and TV breaks here and there), and really encourage the kids to {Read More}