Tradition Ideas for Families

Christmas, thanksgiving, and everyday tradition ideas for families

Make Christmas Memorable- An Ornament Tradition

holiday ornament tradition

**This post was sponsored by Zazzle.com, all opinions are my own.** I have talked at length about my love for Christmas traditions. Traditions are a way to make incredible memories and to really bond as a family. They’re the things that our children are going to remember and cherish when they are grown. Traditions are the things […]

10 Christmas Traditions for a Magical Christmas

Christmas Activities and Traditions for Families

  You may have heard the saying that traditions are, in part, the glue that binds our families together. I believe this whole heartedly, my family traditions growing up are some of my fondest memories. When I started my family with my husband we created our own family traditions and they have only grown since […]

Christmas Eve Tradition for Families

Christmas Eve Traditions for Families

Christmas Eve Traditions where one my favorite memories growing up. I always got to open one gift on Christmas Eve night in addition to opening our Christmas Pajama present. It was something that I loved growing up and I knew when I had kids I would continue this tradition. Christmas Eve Traditions Each Christmas Eve […]

Best Christmas Books for Kids

best Christmas books for kids

Every Christmas Eve we give our children a new Christmas book, we have a Christmas tradition built around this. I thought that I would share with you our top 10 Christmas books for kids. Top 10 Christmas Books for Kids 1.The Night Before Christmas   This is a classic. Nothing makes it feel more like […]

{Fall Family Activity} Corn Maze

Fall Activity for Families corn maze

A fall family tradition for our family is going to a corn maze each year. It really is fun for kids of all ages and adults too! Each year we have gone, my kids have liked it for different reasons. This year my 3 1/2 year old daughter especially loved it and really used her […]

20 Top Educational Videos for Kids

Educational songs toddlers

We sometimes like to watch Youtube song videos on our TV or on our tablet as part of my daughter’s daily screen time. But we liked to watch educational youtube videos for toddlers and sometimes it is hard to know what is educational. I thought I would share with you some of our favorites educational […]

Fall Activity for Families

Fall Activity for Families

I am someone who loves traditions. Holiday or seasonal traditions are some of my fondest memories as a child and it is something that I knew was important and something I wanted to continue when I started my own family. Traditions are such a great way to for the family to get closer together, have […]

Top Disney Park Tips for What to do and What NOT to do

Disney Park Tips

You may not know it from these pictures where we all look like we are having a great time but this trip was an object lesson in whatever can go wrong, will. Let me give you some back story. I love Disney, I am one of those weird people that dreamed of taking their kids […]

Birthday Cake Art

Kids Birthday cake art craft

  Birthdays are fun and around here we like to make them into a big deal. It is that one special day that is devoted to celebrating YOU. This easy art project is fun to celebrate a child’s birthday or also makes a very fun gift for a grandparent. What you’ll need: Paper Paint Paint […]

Spring Bucket List With Free Printable

Spring bucket list for families

We love making bucket lists as a way of organizing the most important things that we would like to as a family in a given season. We have done one for summer, fall, and Christmas. Here is our Spring bucket list! Here is a free printable with the list. 1. Visit a farm and see […]

Tell a Fairy Tale Day with Magic Fairy Wand Craft

Fairy Wand

Once Upon a Time, There once was a mommy who loved her family more than anything in the world. Sometimes she felt the day-to-day monotony could put a damper on her and her family’s mood. To overcome this, she became determined to bring some fun and whimsy into their everyday lives. One way she did […]

Valentine’s Day Scavenger Hunt

Valentine's Day Scavenger Hunt for kids

What is more fun for a kid then going on a hunt to find “treasures”? This is a super fun scavenger hunt tailored for Valentine’s day. It is great because it serves as a fun activity but you can also use the items you hide as your child’s Valentine’s Day gift and/or items for a […]

{Celebrate the Fun} Silly Holiday Series

Fun Family Traditions

I am SUPER excited to announce a new series on my blog: Celebrate the Fun. Each month I will be featuring on my blog an obscure, bizarre, silly, and fun Holiday and what my family did to celebrate. I thought this would be a fun way to bring some excitement and whimsy into our lives. It is […]

Christmas Tradition: Gingerbread House

Gingerbread house

We started a new tradition this Christmas; Decorating gingerbread houses. Decorating a gingerbread house with a toddler is a little bit different experience than I remember. Something I have learned since becoming a parent is to just go along for the ride and don’t take anything too seriously. In this case, I let go of […]