Pick a Song Activity – Primary Music Time

I have a couple of bigger, more complicated activities I like to do throughout the year but for the most part, I love simplicity. Partially for my own sanity in preparing a lesson because I have 3 kids and run my own business from home and time is limited (as I am sure it is for most!)

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Celebrating Pioneer Day – Making Butter

One of my favorite things to do with my primary kids to celebrate pioneer day is make butter with them. We have done it for years and is something many still talk about. The idea is super simple, make butter while you sing. You can sing pioneer songs and a lesson that goes with the pioneer theme but I’ve had Read More…

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The Wise Man and the Foolish Man

I have taught kids The Wise Man and the Foolish Man song for years, it is simple with actions and kids love it. This time around, I want to do something a little different and talk a little bit about the song and talk more about what it means and how we can apply it in our lives. Also, we are Read More…

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So you Just Got Called to be Primary Music Leader

First off congratulations! My mom, who was a primary leader for most of her life always says, it’s the best job in the church.   For some, it might not seem that way, especially if you might not be musically inclined. But you get to reach these kids in a way no one else can, through music.   Music is Read More…

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Subtle Ways to Wear Green this Saint Patricks Day

While I love being festive I’m not an over the top dresser. As a busy work at home mom, I like to keep things pretty simple, casual and functional. I like to be more subtle when it comes to dressing for the holidays.   So here are subtle ways to wear green and have a subtle Saint Patricks Day! Jewelry Read More…

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Galentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Galentine’s Day? Oh it’s only the best day of the year. February 13th is a day for ladies celebrating ladies.   So why should you celebrate Galentines day this year? It’s a day to say I love you. Sometimes we don’t take the time we should tell the women in our lives how much we love them, how much they’ve impacted Read More…

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Printable Dragon Valentines

Last year when we were getting ready for Valentine’s day I asked what kind of valentines my boys wanted and my oldest, Mr. lover of all things mythology related said he wanted dragon valentines. Which I couldn’t find so we made our own.   For these dragon Valentines we went with joke ones because who doesn’t love a good joke? Read More…

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20+ Tools to Organize Your Busy Mom Life

There is something about the start of a new year that makes you want to look back at the past and want a new, organized start, even for those of us with a very busy mom life. I always start the year with a new sort of energy and with an out with the old and in with the new mentality. Read More…

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The Worlds Best Cheeseball

I am not a cheesball person. When someone mentions the word cheesball my mind is taken to those hard chedder ones covered in nuts that we got gifted oh so many times during the holidays. So when I was at a baby shower a few years back people kept taking about how amazing the cheesball was and all I could do was Read More…

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Must Have School Lunch Products

While fun school lunch products aren’t going to make or break a school year, they sure make things funner! It’s back to school time. I’m sort of ready, sort of not. It’s hard seeing your kiddos go off in a place where you have little control of but at the same time you know it is a step towards them Read More…

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Easy Harry Potter Cake – Monster Book of Monsters

  Easy Harry Potter Cake Harry Potter fans are you ready to make an easy Harry Potter cake? This is the year of cakes in our family. Every other year we do big fun parties with decorations, friends, games and everything. But with super simple cupcakes because who has time for all that and a fun cake? Not this mama. Read More…

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Lunch Box Notes For Grade Schoolers

I don’t know if I’m ready to admit summer is over and it’s time to get the kiddos back to school. I mean, I won’t miss the fighting, huge messages or constantly snacking but I will miss having no schedule, doing fun outings and randomly having Harry Potter movie marathons in the middle of the week.   But alas, all Read More…

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10 Things I Love About My Mom – Free Printable Mothers Day Book

Back in my scrapbooking and cardmaking days I made up a book like this that had 10 things I loved about my mom. Well, I wanted to do it again and since I don’t have tons of time for paper crafts like I used to (my biz and boys keep me busy!) I made up this digital one and wanted Read More…

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