Best Busy Bags for Preschool and Toddlers

Love these busy bags! Lots of ideas for keeping kids entertained and learning on the go or while I get my work done. {}

Would you believe that I’ve had this post planned since I started blogging? When my kids were still toddlers and preschool-age, I loved busy bags. I still love them! Since I just (finally) posted a couple, I decided to round up some more from around the web. I’ve collected over 35 fantastic busy bags, and … Read More

Easy to Make Puzzle Busy Bags

Perfect for church or the doctor's office, this puzzle busy bag is great for preschoolers and up. {}

Do you have a bag of tricks to keep your kids busy at the doctor’s office or during church, or do you just hand your kids a technological gadget? If you want to keep the kids “unplugged,” puzzle busy bags are fun and easy to make. RELATED: Super Simple Toddler Toy Although I love technology, … Read More

Surprise Dad with a Cute Necktie Father’s Day Card!

Cute printable Necktie Father's Day card {}

Hi, everyone. I’m in two places at once today. I’m guest posting on Pretty Providence with a Father’s Day gift idea and printable, and I’m sharing this quick and easy card idea here. Dad’s are sure to love this necktie Father’s Day card. (And you’re sure to love that it’s simple to make!) My printable is available … Read More

Mother’s Day Crafts for Kids

So many cute Mother's Day crafts for kids! Depending on their age, kids can make these with little or no help. {Roundup on}

Mother’s Day is just around the corner. If the kids need help finding something special to give mom, I’ve got 23 great Mother’s Day crafts that kids can make. Depending on their age, they may need a little bit of help. {So, point Dad or a big brother or sister to this post, and let … Read More

How to Keep Kids from Becoming Pack Rats

Simple habits to keep kids from becoming pack rats {Part 2 of the Decluttering Tips for Kids series on} I need these!

I’m having such a great time dejunking my home this week. Have you joined my #SpringDeJunkChallenge yet? It’s not too late. Just completing a little bit every day makes a huge difference. On Monday, I shared my decluttering tips for kids, and today I’m sharing how we plan to stay junk free. If your home is … Read More

Decluttering Tips for Kids

If you have a house full of pack rats, you must see these decluttering tips for kids! {} Spring De-Junk Challenge

Welcome to Day 1 of the Spring De-Junk Challenge. I hope you start the challenge with me today and begin putting your home in order. I’m thrilled to get started. (We can baby step together and get a little bit done each day.) To get you on the right track, I’m sharing my decluttering tips for kids. I’ve got … Read More

Keep kids busy with this simple to make toddler toy!

Kids have fun and stay busy while developing fine motor skills with this simple to make toddler toy (}

Creative toddler toys don’t have to break the bank. I love this simple toy. It’s made from recycled materials, and it teaches fine motor skills. Sometimes I think that modern technology deprives our children of opportunities to play. Before the advent of iPhones and iPads, I traveled to doctor appointments and church with a “bag … Read More

DIY Foaming Hand Soap

One tutorial, two ingredients, and just three steps to never waste money on Foaming Hand Soap again! {}

I’m in love with foaming hand soap. It’s so much more fun than the regular stuff, and the kids actually enjoy washing their hands. Unfortunately, they love it so much that they go through the stuff like crazy! It’s no secret that foaming hand soap costs more, but did you know that you can make … Read More

Declutter Your Home with the Spring De-Junk Challenge & Giveaway!

Join the 2015 Spring DeJunk Challenge and Organize and declutter your home for spring! We're giving away $210, so come check it out!

Want to organize and declutter your home for spring and possibly win some money? I’ve been waiting all year for today’s announcement. It’s time for the second annual Spring De-Junk Challenge and Giveaway! RELATED: Spring De Junk Your Home Challenge 2014, Best Cleaning Tips and Tricks Last year, the challenge inspired me to get rid of … Read More