Halloween is approaching fast, which means the rush of parties and gatherings is too. For kids, Halloween is the perfect holiday because it means lots and lots of candy. Sometimes the candy needs a break though, and slightly healthier, still festive, snacks come in handy.READ MORE
Cleaning and maintaining a house is not an impossible job. Some dread the day of housecleaning. Housecleaning need not only be a once or twice per month event. The secret to keeping a home clean and not spending one’s Saturday cleaning is a shift in thinking. This shift involves making a habit of doing something daily toward cleaning and maintaining your home.READ MORE
Bring out your favorite team’s jersey out of retirement and get ready for the official beginning of football season. One of the best things about football is that the entire family can get involved. Rooting for their favorite team from home or in the stands, dressing up to show some serious team spirit, and getting to enjoy some amazing tailgate foods are just a few of the family-friendly ideas that parents can share with their kids while also doing something that they enjoy. Getting the kids involved makes the game even more fun for them. These three fun football-themed tailgating treats are sure to please little and big fans alike.READ MORE
Summer sure does seem to race by, doesn’t it? It seems like just yesterday that we were celebrating the end of the school year. Now, it’s almost time to start another one.
And you know what that means. It’s almost time to buy school supplies. Instead of waiting until the last minute as everyone else does, why not get a head start and begin looking now for the things that you’ll need. It would be much easier than a last-minute, mad dash right before school starts.
Even if you don’t have the full supply list from school yet, here are a few things that you know you’ll need.READ MORE
We have all heard it many times before. Reduce, reuse, recycle. Though, how many people make the effort to do so? My guess is probably not enough. If you are looking to cut down on the waste in your household, this guide will help to get you started.READ MORE
Sometimes we just forget. Life can get really crazy between work, keeping the house clean, and making sure the kids are fed. We almost forget about one of the most important things, yourself. It’s not selfish to take a break from the everyday circus we call life. Parenting can be hard so don’t forget to clock out and take care of yourself! Here are some of the best practices for keeping a calm and happy mind, body, and soul.READ MORE
When August hits there’s only one thing on our minds… Back to School Season! The days are filled with planning the essentials like buying school supplies, establishing a new sleeping routine, cleaning, organizing, and scheduling haircuts and last-minute doctor’s appointments. While prepping for the new school year is super important, these last few weeks before the first day can be chaotic and overwhelming for the entire family. In addition to all your responsibilities, you have to remember to live it up while the kiddos are still at home and carefree from all the homework and extracurricular activities. Here are 5 last minute things you should do to make memories and relieve the stress of Back to School Season.READ MORE
There is nothing worse than the agonizing regret and doubt after you discover a stain. You go back and forth on how to treat it and often times before you can decide, the damage is already done. Luckily, we’ve got a quick guide to keep you worry free after any mishap.READ MORE
As a parent, the most valuable thing you can give a child is your undivided love and attention but that’s hard when our world revolves around moments of constant connection and busy schedules. It makes it hard to remember what true quality time looks like! Here are a few ideas on how you can spend the day making lasting memories without the distractions that keep us from truly connecting with the ones we love.READ MORE
Road trips are a great opportunity to create memories however when kids are involved it can become more frustrating than fun. It’s hard for little ones to stay still for long periods of time in tight spaces but with the right sources of entertainment, your road trip can be fuss-free. Here are some creative ways to keep those “Are we there yet?” questions at bay while maintaining a clutter-free cabin.READ MORE