DIY Water Bottle I-Spy Game

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JumpIntoSummer #CollectiveBias Reuse empty water bottles and make a fun item for the beach bag. DIY Water Bottle I-Spy Games are so easy to make, even the kids can help on this crafty project. There’s a quote about children that I often remind myself of when attempting to help my youngest daughter Leightyn tackle new things. The gist of the quote is that {Read More}

Summer & Wet Ones® Hand Wipes Just Go Hand in Hand

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Wet Ones® hand wipes. The opinions and text are all mine. If there’s one thing you need to know it’s that Summer & Wet Ones® hand wipes just Go Hand in Hand. Perfect for all the kid messes and fun times all summer long. Ahhh, summer is approaching! We’ve all been anxiously awaiting this most celebrated of seasons and all the glory that comes with it. Fun days of {Read More}

Mom Approved Summer Snacking

Mom gives wholesome snacking a “thumbs up”! All that playtime during the summer months leads to some seriously hungry children around here. Does this happen at your house too? From the moment they roll out of bed, right up until bedtime my kids are on the go, they are active little creatures. All of that activity brings on the loads of snacking requests throughout the day.  Doesn’t matter if they devoured a hearty breakfast, before I know it they “need” {Read More}

Moments for Me ~ How I Carve out ME TIME!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ArtisanFlavors #CollectiveBias Raise your hand if you’re with me:  I MUST HAVE A MOMENT TO MYSELF!  I deserve it, my kids will survive it, my husband will be just fine, the dusting can wait until tomorrow. Want to really indulge and do it for free? Check out (and ENTER!) Häagen Dazs #ArtisanFlavors Contest Winning a give away? Is a great way to start off {Read More}

Beary Beachy Cupcakes

Beary Beachy Cupcakes are the perfect treat for summer or water themed birthday parties. Easy to make, kids just love them! When I saw this cupcake pictured a few different times on Pinterest, I knew I had to make it for something, anything, seriously it’s just TOO cute! The opportunity arose for my daughter Racquel’s upcoming 5th birthday. She recently celebrated with her pre-school class at a park. I found some party umbrellas and whipped these cuties up. Use whatever {Read More}