Frozen Printables

Frozen Printables {Snack and Water Bottle Labels--Perfect for a Frozen Party}

I'm back today with more Frozen Party ideas!  Today I'm sharing Frozen Printables for Olaf Snowman Snacks and Melted Snowman Water Bottles. If you know me very well, I am big on themed party ideas and games, but I'm not too big on decorating.  I go all out for party games and food, but I have … Read More

50+ Refreshing Popsicle Recipes

Cool off this summer with over 50 Refreshing Popsicles recipes from the best bloggers around! {}#popsicles

I don't know about where you live, but in Southern Utah, it's hot, hot, hot!  Occasionally we get a slight breeze, reducing the temperature to merely scorching, but then it returns to hot, hot, hot!  (You get the picture.)  To retaliate, I've gathered 50+ popsicle recipes that are perfect for summer!  I'm sharing yogurt pops, … Read More

Frisbee Tic-Tac-Toe

Bored kids? Shake up Summer with Frisbee Tic-Tac-Toe! {} #summerfun #frisbee

Are your kids dying of boredom this summer?  Get them out of the house and trying something new with Frisbee Tic-Tac-Toe!  Most kids know how to play tic-tac-toe and throw a frisbee, so why not combine the two for a non-traditional spin on some classic fun?   I shared this idea several weeks as a guest … Read More

Easy Disney Frozen Cake

Easiest Ever Disney Frozen Birthday Cake! {} #frozenpartyideas

Putting together a themed birthday party is a ton of work.  Usually, the cake about kills me, but not this time.  This Disney Frozen cake was probably the simplest part of the whole party!  You won't believe how easy it is to make this gorgeous cake! RELATED:  Frozen Party Ideas Easiest Ever Disney Frozen Cake … Read More

Easy Snacks on the Go for Weight Loss

Easy Snacks on the Go--Do you grab junk food when you need a snack in a hurry? Change your habits with the #Slimfast 14-Day Slimdown {} #PMedia #ad

Lately, I've been snacking on junk because it's quick and easy. It's time for a change, so I'm sharing something new I've found for easy snacks on the go. Until recently, I've typically been a healthy eater and an active person with lots of energy. That changed when I started blogging. I found myself sitting a lot of the day and grabbing whatever snacks I could find to nibble on while I worked. When I wasn't at the computer, I was running around with the kids--also grabbing whatever quick food I could find. It was usually junk. It's time for a a change, so I'm starting the Slimfast 14-Day Slimdown.

Technology Token System {Printable}

Setting Technology Limits for Kids -- Kids spending too much time gaming this summer? Help them choose other options by limiting their time with technology {Tips and Free Technology Token System Printables from} #activeparenting

I hope you had a chance to read yesterday's post about Setting Technology Limits for Kids.  As promised, today I'm sharing the Technology Token System that I use to make the kids accountable for their time with technology.  And, of course I'm including a free printable! I'll start by telling you how the system works, … Read More

Setting Technology Limits for Kids

Setting Technology Limits for Kids -- Kids spending too much time gaming this summer? Help them choose other options by limiting their time with technology {How-To Tips from} #activeparenting

With summer in full swing here in the desert, I've noticed that my kids are spending more and more time on the computer, playing the DS, and watching TV.  (With summer temperatures typically over 105 degrees, it's rarely cool enough to play outside for very long.)  I don't want my kids to turn into couch potatoes, so … Read More

Fourth of July Sparkler Tips

Fourth of July Sparkler Tips--Have a fun and safe holiday! {} #4thofJuly #FourthofJuly

I can't believe I almost forgot to post this in time for Independence Day.  The summer is flying by! I've got two quick Fourth of July sparkler tips for you today.  Have a great holiday!!! Fourth of July Sparkler Tips Safety Tip:  Always keep a bucket of water on hand! Have you ever stepped on a recently-burned sparkler? … Read More

Watermelon on a Stick — No Mess!

Watermelon on a Stick-- All the yummy flavor without the sticky mess! {} #familyreunion

Today I've got a quick post with a quick and easy idea:  Watermelon on a stick! Turn this sticky snack into a portable treat. I love watermelon, but I don't love the sticky mess dripping down my arms!  (Okay--I'm not quite that messy, but my youngest kiddos are!) I discovered this idea last year at … Read More