I Love My Dad Fathers Day Book

I don’t know about you but fathers day gifts are hard to do. You can always get him a world’s greatest dad mug, a BBQ apron or something┬álike that. But so many ideas are so generic and don’t really convey to those amazing dads out there how much we love them. I got inspired to do this fathers day book Read More…

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Easter Egg Coupons

Easter egg coupons are something I’ve done with my boys the past few year. I think a big part of that is because honestly I’m a little candied and toyed out after all the holidays. First it starts with the Halloween sugar rush, then toys and sugar for Christmas. Then New Years parties, Valentines and by the time St. Patricks Read More…

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Easter Gift Idea : Church Quiet Books

I’ve had a number of people ask about these printable church quiet books I bring every Sunday for my boys, so here goes. First I have to say the designs for them are not mine, I just added the pictures to them. But it’s been a big project getting them all done for my kiddos and I’m finally finished. It Read More…

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April Fools for Kids – Doughnut Seeds

Several years back our uncle, aunt and cousin came over to bring our boys some magic doughnut seeds. I had never heard of doughnut seeds before and neither had my boys, we were all intrigued. So they gave us a packet and told us we needed to plant them on a really sunny day and they would sprout (they were Read More…

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Custom Tee Shirt Tutorial – Simple and Only A Few Dollars Each!

I actually did this this custom tee shirt tutorial several years ago but am wanting to make a couple more and realized I never posted about it. So here goes. It’s so fun seeing my guys when they were so little (seriously, they’re shooting up like weeds).  The reason I did this is because I wanted to make a few custom things Read More…

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St. Patricks Day Activity – Scavenger Hunt Printable

I’ll have to admit I don’t know that much about Saint Patrick’s and I’ve never been too terribly into it. I think mostly because I didn’t really get the holiday and why we celebrate it. I know that a lot of people love it and do. I remember that in the 3rd grade a leprachaun came and left footprints all Read More…

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Why a Babysitting Co-op is the Best Thing Ever

What is a babysitting co-op? A babysitting co-op is a group of parents (often moms) who arrange to be available for babysitting co-op services based on a point system. Parents agree to babysit in exchange for their own children being babysat at a later date. It is more flexible than a one to one person trade because with more babysitters Read More…

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How to Get Something Done When You Really, Really, Really Don’t Want To

Have you ever wanted to get stuff done when you really don’t want to? This is me multiple times a day! But I’ve learned a lot as I’ve tried to focus my distracted self and find ways to get stuff done that I really don’t want to do. Man, I sound like one of my kids! But adulting is hard Read More…

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Mario Party Food and Goody Bags

Mario Party Food For our Mario party food we kept things super simple and low key. Seriously. After doing lots of kids parties I’ve learned that kids like it simple. Well more they don’t care much. I did a big spread for our train party and it was a bigger spread because it was more of an adult/kid party. We Read More…

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Mario Party Games and Activities

One of the things my boys wanted to do for the Mario party games was to do an obstacle course. We looked around, figured out what would work best in our yard and how we could make it work so here’s what we came up with for our Mario party games and activities. First off at each of the different Read More…

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