Bust summer boredom with these simple fun backyard ideas for kids, rooted in play-based learning and SUPER budget friendly

10 Simple Backyard Fun Ideas for Kids

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With school out for the summer, there is so much excitement, anticipation, and PLAY! But as the memes that are popping up all over my Facebook feed would suggest, summer starts off with the best-laid plans and slowly wanes into complaints of, “Mom, I’m bored!” And, parents left without many tactics in their arsenal. Enter in […]

101+ Bad Weather Kids Activities

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In my less experienced parenting days, I remember when one of my kids had a cold or it was pouring rain, we could hit some form of cruise control, curl up on the couch, and just chill. Oh, how I’ve learned from those well-intentioned, clueless parenting days! Unless my kids are VERY sick, there always […]

Make mom's day VERY memorable with these thoughtful, budget-friendly ideas for Mother's Day. The best gifts in life are free! Click here to see why.

Thoughtful, Budget-Friendly Ideas For Mother’s Day!

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  Of all of the year’s holidays, Mother’s Day holds the most personal significance for me. While I love all of the other holidays, Mother’s Day is the only yearly celebration that recognizes the hardest and most valuable role I hold. Quite frankly, motherhood is incredibly hard work. Two pregnancies, healing from two caesareans, nursing, […]

2 Announcements: An Incredible GIVEAWAY & A Small Token Of Thanks

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Disclaimer: this post is sponsored by MyGreenFills.com all options expressed are my own. Normally, I don’t write blog posts like this. However, I would like a notification to go out to all of my followers because I have two exciting announcements! First, I am thrilled to have partnered with MyGreenFills.com to promote their giveaway. The company […]

Get your toddlers and preschoolers ready FASTER with this coat hack meant for young kids! Even my two-year-old can do it. Super Easy Coat Hack for Young Kids

Super Easy Coat Hack for Young Kids

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This is likely going to be my quickest post ever. But, hey! I thought it was worth sharing nonetheless! My preschooler (age three) came home referring to “Monteau Magic” (she attends francophone preschool because my husband only speaks french to our kids) and suddenly could put on her jacket without any help. She still needs […]

As a result of my reading Home Remedies An A-Z Guide of Quick and Easy Natural Cures, I have compiled a list of 7 household items with major home remedy power.

7 Household Items With Major Home Remedy Power

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I’ve done it. Wrestled the kids, got them into the car or stroller, waited in line at the walk-in clinic because I couldn’t get in at the doctor’s. Found out there is a two-hour wait, returned home, unpacked the kids, only to return two hours later to be told my kids just need a bit […]

Mommy Bloggers Share over 15 tips on goal setting and getting sh*t done. Great ideas on working from home, blogging, and accomplishing household tasks.

15 + Tips On Goal Setting And Getting Sh*t Done

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  I am an anti-resolutionist. Okay, maybe that isn’t a thing, but my first and lasting impression of New Years resolutions came in high school. I had been exercising regularly since signing up for the gym that Fall. Expectedly, the fitness facility swelled with resolutioners. But, by February, the gym’s occupancy level had fallen back to […]