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...]

Learning Through Play: Backyard Explorers Activity Ideas

Look for bugs or birds in your own backyard this summer! Find more fun backyard activities in this post!

If you have kids home for summer vacation {or are homeschoolers taking a break} but still want to include some fun and {sneaky} learning into their days, you can easily set up simple activities that will keep their minds and imaginations running and growing. Over the next few weeks, I'll be sharing … [Read more...]

About My Dad- Free Father’s Day Printable


Father's Day is just around the corner, and we're busy planning our gifts for Justin! I always like having Shane make him something, but we aren't particularly the most crafty family. This year, I'm going to have Shane fill out this fun page! Since Shane knows how to write now, I'm going to have … [Read more...]

Chemical Free WaterWipes are Headed to Babies R Us!


I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for WaterWipes. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All my life, I’ve dealt with very sensitive skin. I could never wear the costume jewelry my … [Read more...]