Tag: kids

Snow Day Activity Ideas

This post is sponsored by Red Baron but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. There is something so magical about waking up to those big pillowy snowflakes swirling and whirling outside.  Every time it snows my kids run downstairs with excitement as if it were the first […]

5 tips for hiking with kids

Thank-You BODYARMOR sports drink for sponsoring this post.  All opinions are entirely my own.   I arrived home this week from a weeklong vacation in South Dakota with my family.  We spent the majority of our days outside hiking and observing nature while visiting national parks and monuments.  Although I wasn’t […]

Garden Markers and Peter Rabbit Movie Night

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  #WelcomeToFamilyNight #PeterRabbit #CollectiveBias Last winter the PTA organization at my son’s school rented out a movie theater on a Saturday morning for all the kids to watch Peter Rabbit.  It was super fun, […]

Masking Tape Mazes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #GoldfishGameTime #CollectiveBias #ad I am going to share with you one thing I have learned as a parent of three busy boys. All those store-bought toys don’t get played with nearly as much […]

Recipes you can make with Instant Pot Yogurt

This post contains affiliate links  Who else is obsessed with their Instant Pot?  Me!!!  I think I use it most for certain staples the most.  Rice, Pulled Meats, Soups, Broths, Quinoa, Mashed Potatoes, and Yogurt. If you have not made Yogurt in your Instant Pot yet, you should.  One thing […]

Yogurt Covered Pretzels and Collecting Box Tops for Education

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.   #EarnWithBoxTops  #CollectiveBias When I was in high school, a LONG time ago. ( graduated in 01′) My friends and I would hang out at this store that sold bulk foods.  It had a […]

20 ” Lazy Mom” ( and Dad) Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Post Edit December 2018:  Hey guys.  I have photos up on my Instagram with my nightly elf set-ups.  Don’t forget to check them out! When my oldest son was a baby, and when Pinterest was new, I LOVED looking at all those Elf on the Shelf scenes!  I was so […]

Drinkable Yogurt Meal Prep

Today’s post is being sponsored by California Milk.  Check out the awesome ways California Milk is helping hurricane victims!   My kids love those store bought drinkable yogurts.   But whenever I buy them, they are literally gone in one day.    I thought it would be fun to make […]

Back to School Car Organization with Wet Ones®

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wet Ones® Hand Wipes. The opinions and text are all mine. I received free samples of products from Wet Ones®. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias Inc. and its advertiser. #BTSWithWetOnes #CollectiveBias There is nothing easy about […]

Chocolate-Banana Breakfast Rice Pudding

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #Bananamazing  #CollectiveBias On Wednesday,  we will have big changes happening in our house!   That’s right, in two days I will officially have a Kindergartener!  And I am already mentally preparing myself in […]

20 No Screen Road Trip Activities for Little Kids

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #roadtripoil  #CollectiveBias Just like  proper midwesterners, my husband and I like to pack up our kids in our minivan and go on summer road trips.   Long summer road trips are just […]