Homemade Valentines

This is a super fun holiday all about showing love for each other. My kids love making homemade valentines for their friends and so I rounded up our favorites for this year. Simple, cute, and cheap. WIN! Love Bug Valentine Supplies: Gummy worms (or other gummy bug) Cardstock Scissors Snack bags Stapler and staples We ... Read More

Valentine’s Day Ideas for Kids Who Aren’t in School

Many of us moms have children still at home and kids at school. Some of us have toddlers and some of us home school older kids- but whatever the reason is for having kids at home I think we can all agree that it makes us a little sad inside every time a holiday comes ... Read More

Winter Snowman Craft

Here is a great craft for those cold, wet days stuck in the house. It is easy and will keep the kids busy with their own creativity! Supplies: Craft Paper Doilies (optional, could also use any kind of craft paper) Craft supplies like buttons, ribbons, glitter, googly eyes, markers, crayons, etc. Scissors Glue Cut doilies ... Read More

Slow Cooker Chili Recipe

Chili is my all-time favorite meal for the fall and winter months. I live for those cold days that only chili can make warm. I have tried many different recipes and loved almost all of them but my husband decided to try a recipe this year and it is our new go to chili! He ... Read More

Sparkling Pop(Corn)

Pop into the New Year with this yummy recipe the whole family will love! What You’ll Need: 3 Cups of Popcorn 1 Cup of Vanilla Chex 1 Cup of Pretzels 1 Cup of Dried Pineapple 8oz of White Chocolate (melted) Sprinkles to Decorate What You’ll Do: Mix all ingredients into a large bowl, cover in ... Read More

Champagne Cocktail Recipes for New Years Eve

New Years Eve and Champagne, they go together like peas and carrots. If you’re not a fan of the bubbly straight up, try some of these concoctions for your New Year’s celebration! Orange Sherbet Mimosa This would great for New Years Brunch! 1 Pint sorbet (blood orange) 1 bottle champagne Orange zest Mint (for garnish) ... Read More

We love incorporating our kids art into creative projects. We’ve mentioned before that using your child’s artwork to wrap some of your small presents throughout the year (Birthdays, Holidays..) is a great way to re-purpose and not have to actually keep the entire stash yourself. If you haven’t been saving all your childs precious art ... Read More

Hand Print Christmas Craft

I love the little crafts that involve tiny hand and feet prints. They make the best keepsakes and remind me of all the joy that kids bring to my life. Here is one of my favorite crafts that is fun and lets me keep those precious prints forever! Santa foot and hand Print Craft Supplies: ... Read More

Cotton Ball Santa Beards

Here’s a cute craft we did with the kids at the Christmas Parade at the Summit a couple of weeks ago. Our Kid Reporter decided to make a video showing how to make them..     What you need: 25-30 Cotton Balls per beard Card Stock Sharpie Scissors Glue Stick Tape Craft Sticks Xacto to ... Read More

Homemade Holiday Cards

Receiving family holiday cards are one of my favorite things about this season. I love hearing about life from friends and family and seeing how everyone has changed. Store bought cards are beautiful but in my opinion, homemade are super special! You do not need to be an artist to create meaningful cards for those ... Read More