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Back to School Prep to Save Time

Have you started your back to school prep? It's hard to believe that back to school time is already here again.

Have you started your back to school prep? It’s hard to believe that back to school time is already here again. Doesn’t it seem like we just did all of those end of the school year parties? Have you started your back to school shopping and preparation yet? Or, are you like me and save …

Top Tips To Survive Summer With Kids

Are you wondering how you are going to survive summer with kids at home all day, keep reading for a few tips!

Are you wondering how you are going to survive summer with kids at home all day, keep reading for a few tips! Summer break is almost here and the kids are ecstatic! But if you’re a mom, you’re likely thinking SURVIVAL: Many moms get overwhelmed at the thought of having the kids home all summer …

How to Become a Local Legend This Summer

This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I was compensated for this post. What are your plans for summer fun this year? While we rarely take vacations, we do enjoy a number of different local attractions for day trips. There’s so much …

Mommy and Me: Baby Care Product Hacks for Mom

I love these baby care product hacks! As moms, we often have cupboards full of baby products. After all, we don’t want to run out of baby shampoo, baby wash, baby wipes or baby lotion when we need it. Have you ever wondered what else you can do with baby care products besides use them …

Pharmacy Discount Card Programs to Save on Prescriptions

Pharmacy Discount Card Programs to Save on Prescriptions

Have you ever joined the pharmacy discount card programs with the hope that you’d save money on your prescriptions? Because Marty is disabled, he has a number of different prescriptions he needs to take and that can get very expensive. Some, but not all, are covered by insurance. For the ones that aren’t covered by …

Age Appropriate Chore List for Kids

boy taking out garbage

Are you looking for an age appropriate chore list? I believe in having children help with chores as soon as they’re old enough. It’s important that they learn responsibility and this is a great way to teach them that. Of course, it can be hard to know what chores each age group is actually old …

How to Create a Themed Bedroom for Your Child

How to Create a Themed Bedroom for Your Child

Have you always wanted a themed bedroom? If you have always dreamed of having a princess themed bedroom or a farm animal bedroom for your child, keep reading. An older child might enjoy a retro themed bedroom. Whether your child is in love with airplanes or dinosaurs, I have a few fun interior design ideas …

Why Pretend Play is Important for Kids

Pretend play is a form of play where kids can learn through observation.

Children learn by doing. Pretend play is an important part of child development. Playing does not just include taking a break after work or study. Pretend play is a form of play where kids can learn through observation. Learning through play is an important part of growing up and a vital contributor to the normal …

Tooth Fairy Poem for the First Tooth

Girl smiling with missing tooth

Have you heard of the Tooth Fairy poem? Losing the first tooth can be traumatic for your child. But, you can also make it an exciting time to look forward to by incorporating a few fun Tooth Fairy traditions like this cute poem. Legend says that the Tooth Fairy will come leave a small payment …

Teaching Creative Thinking Skills to Our Children

girl playing the guitar

This post about teaching creative thinking skills contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. I was compensated for this post. Are you wondering about teaching creative thinking skills to your child? Creativity is so much more than art, music, dance, and acting. Of course, …