5 Ways to Organize Kid’s Toys

It all started as a rattle and a few stuffed animals but has now grown into heaps of Legos, pretend food, and Matchbox cars. Sound familiar? You may feel like the toy situation in your home is slightly (or majorly) out of control and in need of a little (or a lot) of organization. Not {…Read More…}

Why I Don’t Throw My Kids Birthday Parties Part 2

Last summer I wrote a post about why I don’t throw my kid’s birthday parties.  And it went viral and many mommas had some strong opinions about it. HA!  I am not anti-party. I have just turned the party planning responsibility over to my kids.  I have had many of you write to tell me {…Read More…}

String Art Made Easy for Kids

So I have kind of been obsessed with string art this year.  From everything to my “Home Sweet Home” board, my reverse string art word of the year sign, to my very own holiday string art product that is in Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores.  I love string art.  So naturally my 6 year old {…Read More…}

The Gratitude Project – Teaching your Kids to Give to Others

If you have been around here for any length of time you know I am not a huge holiday decorator.  I think it is because I am so busy with remodeling and doing year round decor that seasonal decorating doesn’t make a lot of sense for me right now.  However, I want to make sure {…Read More…}