No Spend January 2017- Join in!


Things can get out of control so quickly.  If I get a gift card or cash its spent within days.  It’s that time of year where the Christmas Club account is wiped out and the sales are never ending.  I need them to end because clearly I have no self-control. So here we go! I […]

Peel & Stick Label Daddy Discount for Back to School

Label Daddy Promo

  Get ready for school and save 25% on Label Daddy peel and stick custom name labels! Label Daddy is the number one solution for labeling your belongings! No ironing or sewing . . . just peel and stick. Their exclusive laminated coating gives labels an extra layer of protection and is a must for […]

24 Advent-urous Days of Christmas

Christmas 24 Advent Days Cover

This is the first year I feel like my almost 4 year old is excited about Christmas.  He actually sat on Santa’s lap this year and he has been telling me all year what’s on his Christmas list.  I wanted to make this time of year extra special for him so I did my own […]

Recycled Lid Solar System Craft for the Kids

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Remember how I told you my son loves Youtube.  Well now he is currently obsessed with the planets.  I feel a little better that the videos he watches are educational.  He found this video and we get to sing it EVERYSINGLEDAYINTHECARTOANDFROMDAYCARE. It’s catchy.  You have been warned. My son isn’t the only toddler with the […]

Easy DIY Personal Piñata for the little ones

Pinata Cover

These pinatas are a huge hit at any kid’s party!  My friend Erin made them for her little girl’s 3rd birthday party and as you can see the kids just loved them!  Here’s how to make them:   Purchase a package of party hats ($1 for 8), candy and prizes from the dollar store. Stuff each […]

Easy No Bake Granola Bars

Youtuber Jen from How Jen Does It  nails an easy no-bake granola bar recipe.  You can change the “toppings” to include coconut, chocolate chips, dried fruit, etc.  I love that she can control the ingredients and they are super easy to make.  On my to-do list for this weekend!   Post Footer automatically generated by Add […]

Win an adorable handmade girl’s bow/headband from SisbroDesigns

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         Compliments of Christine from Sisbrodesigns.   She has hand crafted the cutest clothes and accessories for kids! You can find reasonably priced fashion that looks like it’s from a high end store.   Check out Christine’s Etsy shop!    a Rafflecopter giveaway Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin […]

Toddler-friendly Tie Die Shirts

Tie Die Collage Cover

Christine from sisbrodesigns on Etsy has graciously shared an adorable diy craft with her two little girls.    Thanks for sharing, Christine !   Take it away!  (Check back for an awesome give away from her Etsy store! ) I’ve always wanted to experiment with tie die crafts with my kids but I was always worried about […]

Fast and free ways to avoid library fines

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I’m guilty. Guilty of returning my books late to the library. Despite courtesy email reminders from the library’s system, I just can’t seem to get my act together to return them on time. But paying a late fee defeats the purpose of borrowing books for free. Call me cheap, but I refuse to pay for […]