Easter Fun With Oriental Trading – Kids Crafts, Egg Hunt & More!

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As my boys get older they become more and more excited about celebrating each holiday. With Easter quickly approaching I thought we could spend some time making fun Easter crafts and having an indoor Easter egg hunt. We absolutely LOVE doing kids crafts, so we invited some family over and had our own little Easter party a few weeks early. Oriental Trading provided us with everything we needed … [Read more...]

Get Your Toddler To Help Do The Laundry

Get your toddler to help do the laundry

Ways To Get Your Toddler To Help Do The Laundry I know you are probably thinking that having your toddler do laundry seems crazy or out of their level of ability. I have three boys that have a TON of energy so finding productive ways to help around the house is a necessity for us. Not only do they LOVE having a job to do especially helping mom, but I want to know that they too need to help out … [Read more...]

Free Printable Chore Charts for Toddlers

free printable chore charts

My boys are now at the age where they can help out and do small chores. It has worked out great thus far because they LOVE having a job to do. Since they are still fairly young we like to keep the tasks simple. I have seen a lot of different toddler chore charts but I really did not like the idea of putting "brush teeth" or other expected tasks on it because I do not want them to view that as a … [Read more...]

How To Save Money On Easter

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Read this excellent guest post from Angel on how you can save money on Easter this year. Save Money On Easter Even though you want to have a nice holiday that you can enjoy with your family it does not mean you need to break your budget. There are many different ways that you can save money on Easter. Just because there are ways to cut back does not mean you need to sacrifice the celebration … [Read more...]

Seattle’s Best Coffee Prize Pack – 5 Winners

Seattles Best Coffee Giveaway

  Are you a coffee lover? Need that cup of coffee to get you going in the morning? Take a look at this awesome giveaway we have for you! 5 Winners!! We're excited to be joining some other blogs and giving away an awesome Seattle's Best House Blend Coffee Kit to 5 lucky readers! Be sure to check out the Seattle's Best review of the new House Blend coffee. It just so happens that it's so … [Read more...]

Easter Basket Ideas for Toddler Boys {Candy-Free}

Easter Basket Ideas for Toddler Boys

Are you looking for Easter basket ideas for Toddler Boys, well we have a TON of suggestions for you! My husband and I have so much fun putting together Easter's baskets for our boys. We like to find ideas that are non-candy to make the basket a little bit healthier for them and they enjoy the small toys more than the candy any ways. Below you will find a list of 50 different ideas for a … [Read more...]

Better Homes and Gardens Spring Inspiration

Better Homes and Gardens April 2014

  Have you received the April 2014 issue of Better Homes and Gardens? Check out the front cover: {Photo Credit: Candace Rose} Not only does it portray Spring, but it such a pretty display of flowers and vases. My mother was so inspired by the cover that she put together a few of her own vases to display on her coffee table. This is a really cute and inexpensive decoration that … [Read more...]

Save Money On Your Kids Doctor Appointments

This is a great guest post from Angel on how you can save money on your kids' doctor appointments.   How to save money on kid's doctor appointments Taking kids to the doctor is an expense many new parents don't consider, and saving money on those doctor's bills is something most people don't know how to manage. If you are looking for some easy ways to save money on your kid’s doctor's visits, … [Read more...]

Mission Giveaway: 2 Awesome Prize Packs

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Take a look at this awesome Mission Giveaway we have for you! This is a great opportunity to be able to pay it forward to someone special in your life. We have some really great sponsors and prizes for you to enter to win for yourself and a friend. Read about these amazing sponsors below. About Our Sponsors Since it's invention in 1908, paper filters are the most common and best way to brew … [Read more...]