DIY Juice Box Boats- Easy Craft for Kids!

Looking for fun summer kids crafts? Boys and girls will love this easy DIY kids craft idea where they can be as creative as they want- and you’ll get to upcycle in the process!

The other day we were at the grocery store and we saw it- the Back to School section. It seemed so out of place alongside the display of pool noodles and sunscreen on clearance, but then I realized that we have less than a month before we go back to school! Time is certainly flying, but we’re … [Read more...]

Tackle Life’s Messes with Huggies Wipes

Huggies Wipes to Go

When I was pregnant with Zac, we needed to buy a lot of baby stuff. We were lucky that we had another boy because we were able to use all of Shane’s old blue stuff, but it had still been over four years since we had a baby, so some of our baby items were worn out. Other things had just been so … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Make Reading Fun for Little Ones

Brothers reading together

Last year, in kindergarten, Shane learned to read. He is really good at it, too- of course there are some bigger words that he doesn’t know but it amazes me how quickly he can sound new words out as he reads! He is really proud that he can read, but it’s still hard to get him to pick up a book. … [Read more...]

5 Tips for a Kid-Friendly BBQ {+Summer Veggie “Nachos” Recipe!}

5 Tips for a Kid Friendly Summer BBQ!

We love to celebrate every holiday, but the 4th of July is a hard one to celebrate with two young kids. The fireworks are all done by hotels here, and there’s always a huge crowd to view them- it always takes us almost an hour to leave the parking lot afterwards. Then of course they’re so loud! Loud … [Read more...]

Beat the Heat this Summer at Gymboree Play & Music!

gymboree play

While most of the country is outside right now basking in the beautiful weather that summer brings, here in Vegas we're all staying inside as much as possible. Unless you're hitting the pool or the splash pad, it's just downright dangerous to be out in this heat with kids, especially young ones like … [Read more...]