Avoid the Summer Slump: Encouraging Summer Reading

Avoid the Summer Slump: Encouraging Summer Reading

Each year as we approach summer vacation parents everywhere want to keep their children’s minds active. Ask their teachers and most of them will highly suggest having kids read daily through the three months of break. This sounds great in theory but we moms know that it can prove to be a challenging feat. So […]

Summer Yum! Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats

Summer Yum! Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats

Nothing quite says summer like juicy red watermelon slices! That’s where the inspiration for these Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats came from. They are the perfect sweet treat to serve at a backyard BBQ or summer birthday party.  The best part is they’re super simple to make! Here’s the recipe: Watermelon Rice Krispie Treats Ingredients~ Green […]

Perfect Summer Project: DIY Fabric Flowerpots

Perfect Summer Project: DIY Fabric Flowerpots

It’s planting season, one of my favorite times of the year. I love changing things up a bit each year and coming up with unique ways to display flowers.  These colorful, bright fabric flowerpots are just the change your front porch needs! They can be customized in what ever fabric you choose and they will […]

Manners Matter: Tips for Dining Out With Kids

Manners Matter: Tips for Dining Out With Kids

No matter what the ages of your kids, dining out with them can be tricky. Hungry + children= potential disaster. Let’s face it even adults get a little angry (a.k.a. hangry) when we’re in need of sustenance.  As a family who has dined out too many times to count with our kids, I hope to […]

Customizable Clipboard Chore Chart and Free Printables

Customizable Clipboard Chore Chart and Free Printables

The school year is quickly coming to a close. As kids are filled with excitement and anticipation, mom’s everywhere are anxiously wondering how in the world are we going to make it through? I’m certain we will need to keep some kind of structure in our homes and chore charts are one way we can […]

Easy Bedroom Update: DIY Shabby Chic Lighted Garland

Easy Bedroom Update: DIY Shabby Chic Lighted Garland

If you’re like me, you like to change up the home décor on a regular basis. Since I am a girly girl raising a girly girl in love with all things pretty and princess-y, I decided to add just a bit more charm to her bedroom. This simple shabby chic lighted garland makes the perfect […]

Easter Traditions and Treats

Easter Traditions and Treats

Springtime is such a beautiful time of year. Living in Montana, our winters are long and we are always eager to see the sunshine and green growth. As Easter nears we’re all looking for crafts/activities and goodies to create and share with our loved ones. Today we’re sharing a special craft that my friend and […]

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with Crafts and Snacks

Celebrate Dr. Seuss with Crafts and Snacks

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’ Birthday and what better way to celebrate the beloved children’s author than creating things whimsical and wonderful. Come along as we celebrate Dr. Seuss with crafts and snacks… R-E-A-D: Seuss letters What you need: Dr. Seuss book. Check out a thrift store if you can’t bring yourself to destroy one […]

Valentine’s Day Décor: Lucky in Love Garland

Valentine’s Day Décor: Lucky in Love Garland

Valentine’s day is coming up and there’s no better time to add some fun and whimsy to your home décor.  This Lucky in Love Garland is so simple and cute, every Queen should have one in her home. Supplies: Playing cards (I used the Jumbo ones because I thought they were cute) Three coordinating Valentine-themed […]