Thanksgiving Craft for Kids- Hand Print Turkey Puppet

Turkey Hand Print Puppet Thanksgiving Craft for Kids

You can’t get by Thanksgiving without making the classic Thanksgiving craft for kids- The Hand Print Turkey. This simple and easy turkey can be made in a variety ways and can be simple or more elaborate. We decided to make a Turkey Hand Print Puppet for our Thanksgiving craft! For this activity you will need: […]

Volcano Science Project for Kids

Volcano Science Project

STEM education is so important for children. It is what the future holds in the job market and it is part of our everyday lives. I have 2 girls and so I place a high importance on exposing them to easy science experiments for kids because of the STEM gender gap. The thing about science is […]

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 […]

Winter Wonderland 1st Birthday Party

Winter Wonderland 1st Birthday Party

  My youngest daughter just turned one and we threw her a Winter Wonderland 1st Birthday Party! It turned out so fun and I thought I would share some winter wonderland party ideas with you!  WINTER WONDERLAND PARTY DECOR     This winter wonderland birthday sign made by Seidel Designs and the frame custom made by Poppies ‘n Posies. […]

No Cook Snowman Playdough

Snowman Playdough

This is an easy no cook and no cream of tartar playdough recipe. By adding some glitter, this is the perfect playdough for snowman playdough activities. For this playdough recipe you’ll need: 4 cups of flour 2 cups of salt 1 1/2 cup water (if it comes out a bit dry, add a little bit more […]

5 Tip for Baking with Toddlers

Baking with Toddlers

With the holidays coming up, baking season is upon us. We usually have so many events we need to bake for so why not get the kids involved and make it a way to spend some quality time together? I know, baking with toddlers or kids can be messy and stressful but with a few simple […]

Top 10 Christmas Crafts for Kids

Cute Christmas Crafts for Kids

Christmas time is upon us! Get into the spirit with your kids by making some cute Christmas crafts for kids. I have compiled a list of the top 10 Christmas crafts for kids! Cute Christmas Crafts for Kids 1. Cupcake Liner Christmas Tree Ornament   2. Peppermint Candy Christmas Ornaments   3. Paper Plate Santa Claus   […]

8 Ways to Ditch Distractions and Be Present

Distractions

We are mothering in a time when there are so many demands on our time. We are expected to do it all and we are always connected. While technology and the internet definitely has its benefits, I think that there are also many negative effects. We are the first generation that is raising kids while […]

Best Toys for Toddlers Gift Ideas

Best Christmas toys ideas for toddlers

What are the best toys for toddlers for gifts that they will actually play with a month later? This is a question that I ask myself each year when it is time to go Christmas shopping. Budgets are tight at Christmas time for most families and you want the most bang for your buck. You want […]

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 […]

Christmas Activities, Crafts, and Traditions for Kids.

Christmas Activties for kids, Christmas Crafts for kids, Christmas Traditions for Familes

25 Christmas Activities, Crafts, And Traditions It’s here! The Christmas Season. I don’t know about you but I just love Christmas time. I love it all- the food, the decorations, the music, the activities, the crafts. One of the best things about Christmastime with kids, is being able to experience the magic through their eyes. […]

10 Best Christmas Movies for Young Kids

Christmas movies for young kids

One of our favorite things to do as a family during Christmas time is to sit next to a lit tree and watch some Christmas movies. Some of my favorite Christmas movies like ELF and Christmas Vacation aren’t really appropriate for my 3 1/2 year old and so I thought I would share some of […]