Free Owl Lunchbox Notes and School Snack Ideas

I was asked by Carusele to participate in the #SimplyNice campaign, sponsored by Walgreens. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. Does anyone else get excited about the start of a new school year?  I honestly love this time of year, and not just because the kids go back to school and I don't have to entertain them all day long!  I love the fresh start of a new school year, and the way it forces us back into a routine after the laid back summer months.  I look … [Read more...]

DIY Christmas Countdown Advent Calendar Ideas

How many of you count down to Christmas? I do, every.single.year. I am like a little kid when it comes to Christmas, and my kids are just as excited as I am, if not more. There is something so magical about counting down the days until Santa arrives, the anticipation is half the fun. Make it easier to count down with these DIY Christmas Countdown Advent Calendar Ideas! You can do it as a countdown, or make it even more special and create an advent calendar full of fun little candies, toys, and … [Read more...]

FREE Thanksgiving Dessert Topper

Hey there my friends! Can you believe Thanksgiving is almost here? I can not believe how fast this holiday season is coming and I wish I could sloooooow it down just a little so I could have the time to just enjoy it a little more, know what I'm saying? ;) However it is one of the most favorite days of the year so I've created a brand NEW Thanksgiving Dessert Topper that is perfect to use at your upcoming Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving celebrations! It can be used really any time of year but I … [Read more...]

FREE Halloween Cell Phone Wallpaper Background

Hello there my friends! Anyone else here a major fan of Halloween and can't wait every year to dive in to all of the spookiness and fun? I look forward to it every year as it brings back so many fond memories of planning elaborate nights with my brothers for the trick or treaters and all of that fabulous decorating with my mom, around the house! We already have our home all decked out for Halloween and my daughter is planning her annual party with all of her friends - I love traditions! So to … [Read more...]

Back to School Bunny Snack Mix + Free Printable

This is a sponsored  post written by me on behalf of Walmart. The opinions and text are all mine. Are your kids excited about heading back to school?  My kids actually love the start of a new school year and look forward to all of our fun back to school traditions.  From a special back to school breakfast to first day interviews, we have lots of fun ways to make the start of a new year exciting and fun!  On the first day I like to make my kids’ lunches extra special by … [Read more...]

National Donut Day Tags

Hip, hip hooray it's National Donut Day!  If you are going to celebrate a made up holiday this is definitely one worth celebrating. I love doing things with my kids for these silly holiday's.  After all isn't this where traditions and memories are made?  This morning my kids woke up to a fun little surprise, donut holes all packed up with these cute free printable National Donut Day Tags. My kids are always asking for donuts on the weekends and since National Donut Day … [Read more...]

30+ Kids Valentine Printables

With Valentine's day being just a week away, I thought I would put together 30+ Kids Valentine Printables for my readers! If you're a procrastinator like me, that's ok.  I have you covered with lots of adorable ideas and free printables, all you need is a little bit of time and a printer.  It is a great way to spend an afternoon with your children, and the best part is that the Valentines are semi-homemade. It'll show there was a lot of love put into them. ALL the printables here are FREE and … [Read more...]

Cupcake Wars Birthday Party

My girls recently discovered Cupcake Wars on Netflix and they have been obsessed with watching and recreating this popular show.  Every time they have friends over they beg to make cupcakes so they can practice their baking skills.  It was no surprise when both her and a friend requested a Cupcake Wars Birthday Party. Frosting, sprinkles and cupcakes galore, you're invited to battle for the cupcake crown at this creative Cupcake Wars themed birthday party. I've teamed up with Oriental Trading … [Read more...]

Lemonade for Livy Lemonade Stand

Summer just isn't complete without a visit to a lemonade stand. An ice cold glass of lemonade is the perfect way to beat the summer heat, but we all know that it's the cute kids selling the lemonade that make it so sweet. Show me a lemonade stand with cute kiddos and I will stop every. single. time. Not only are summer lemonade stands adorable, they are also a great way to teach kids about so many important life skills and lessons. We have had many lemonade stands over the years and I love … [Read more...]

Our Dad Rocks Picture Frame – Father’s Day Gifts

Are you looking for a fun gift that you and the kids can make for dad?  This Our Dad Rocks Picture Frame Father's Day Gift is the perfect gift to craft and give to the special dad in your life.  This simple enough that the kids can help, it takes less than 10 minutes and cost less than $10. Check out our Facebook Live video to see how we made this sweet gift for dad, Our Dad Rocks Picture Frame Facebook Live Video  Or, keep reading below for the full step-by-step … [Read more...]