I feel like it has been awhile! From Influenza A and travel, I am slowly trying to get back with my goals of blogging. What better way that doing the March Spotlight on the second to last day of the month, right? 🙂 This isn’t exactly a “new” find. In fact my daughter got them… Continue reading March Spotlight!
This idea came from watching Instagram stories- easy (and inexpensive) sensory bins! Nothing fancy here- 5lb bag of rice ($3.99 from Target), 16 oz bag of beans ($1.99 from Target) and a small plastic bin with lids (99 cents from Target). We spontaneously ended up coloring the rice at the end of the night- see recipe below! Puzzles!… Continue reading Easy Sensory Bins for Kids
In case you missed it- there was a polar vortex in the Midwest about three weeks where we hit as cold -60 wind chill! Needless to say, we did not leave the house for about 48 hours. Staying home, cuddled up sounds like a dream until your two young children get cabin fever! In the… Continue reading February Spotlight- Surviving the Polar Vortex 2019
On Wednesday my husband and I returned from a WONDERFUL trip to Italy and Ireland. We were gone for just under two weeks and there was a lot of concern (mostly on my end) on whether or not our kids would be able to handle us being gone for so long. Therefore we wanted to create a… Continue reading November Spotlight- Kids & Vacation
“God can’t be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers” Happy Mother’s Day (a day late) to all mamas, grandmothers, godmothers, and mothers to be.
Here is a quick one for you and your kiddos! Only two ingredients and a healthier dessert option. This frozen yogurt bark is addicting! All you need: Vanilla Greek yogurt Fruity Pebbles All you do: Line a flat pan with sides with parchment paper (or aluminum foil if you just realize that you are… Continue reading Yogurt crack for kids!
Every July, we make layered mocktails in my kids cooking class- they are a hit! Making layered drinks are simple. The key is to look at the sugar content. Look at the nutrition facts label and choose three different drinks with increasing sugar content (such as 10g, 20g, and 30g). The sugar content affects the… Continue reading 4th of July Layered Mocktails (and cocktails)!