Travel Tips for Kids – LEGO JUNIORS Suitcases

LEGO JUNIOR Suitcases - Perfect for Travel

  The kids are tracked out of school for summer break and that means we’re doing a lot of traveling. Some of the trips are more kid-centered, with lots of fun activities for the kids, and others…not so much. We learned many years ago, that no matter how fun the destination might be, we should […]

Sweet and Sour Shrimp Po-Boys Recipe – Giveaway

Sweet & Sour Shrimp Po-Boys - Super easy and will be a huge hit with your family!

Our family is packing up and heading to the beach for the 4th of July. The car will be loaded down with beach toys, suitcases and supplies – everything we might need for a long family vacation on the coast. Since we’re staying a little off the beaten path (and don’t want to battle all […]

Summer Block Party with Little Tikes

Little Tikes Block Party

Summer is here and that means one thing for kids – having fun! Since there are a lot of families with kids on our street, we decided to have a party and invite all of the kids over to play. We knew we’d need to have lots of great activities and toys for the kids […]

Wholesome Summer Snacking – Yoplait

Easy Yoplait Yogurt and Grapefruit Breakfast

For a stay-at-home mom, it doesn’t seem like I spend a lot of time at home. During the school year, I have two different carpools in the morning and two in the afternoon, school volunteer shifts, meetings and work time. And right now, when the kids are tracked out of school for a few summer […]

We’ve Come So Far – Motherhood


When I had my first baby, I don’t remember there ever being a question of whether or not I would nurse her. That was the plan and I bought all sorts of equipment that went along with nursing. But when my daughter was born, she had severe jaundice and had to be readmitted to the hospital.  She […]

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