5 Ways to Make Travel Games for Kids

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Summertime means vacation time for most families.  Whether you are just driving over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house, or packing your passports for an overseas adventure, traveling with children requires some advance preparation.  Keeping busy little bodies and minds occupied while they are confined to car or airplane seats takes both {…Read More…}





Wooden Lap Desk–{Roadkill Rescue}

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I have kind of become known among my friends as the girl who loves trash.  I get random texts, emails, and phone calls that say “Hey I was driving and I saw {insert random object} on the side of the road and thought of you.”  My response?  I LOVE IT!  So when my friend brought {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Keep Kids Happy this Summer

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The sound of a slamming screen door, flip flops littering the porch, the scent of spilled sunscreen….these are all signs of children home for the summer.   While spending extra time in the summertime sunshine with our kiddos can be delightful, every mother dreads hearing the three little words, “Mom, I’m bored.”   Keeping kids {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Create Birthday Gifts for Kids

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You have probably witnessed a child excitedly open up a gift to just spend more time playing with the packaging than the dream toy inside. This shows that children are simple creatures. They don’t need mounds of toys that light up, play music, and move around all at the same time to be entertained. So {…Read More…}