The Parent’s Guide To Buying A Violin

Having a child interested in playing the violin is a dream come true! But it can be really challenging, especially for parents with limited musical background. How do you find perfect string instrument for your little one at the right price? Thanks to Fiddlershop, we can worry a little less now. They created the perfect…

3 Great Parent & Kid Bonding Activities For Home

Are you tired of trying to find things to do with your kids, things that they clearly are not interested in? Bonding with our kids is something that we as parents long for and we truly crave it. The problem is that all of us old farts may not know the best ways of doing…

Tips For Making Your Backyard More Enjoyable

I have partnered with Roundup® For Lawns to help your family get the lawn ready for spring so you can have a yard worth being proud of! One of my least favorite chores is doing the laundry… I absolutely despise every aspect of it. Then one day I was watching a home renovation show and…

Celebrating the Wonder Woman In My Life

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Dr Pepper®. The opinions and text are all mine. Dr Pepper wants you to appreciate the #WonderWoman in your life and has asked me to share my story. There was absolutely no doubt in my mind who this person is, her face popped into…

How to Keep Your Produce Fresh Longer

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of SheSpeaks and Rubbermaid. The opinions and text are all mine. #FreshWorksFreshness Have you ever been overwhelmingly excited to discover that the grocery store is having an amazing sale on produce and take full advantage by stocking up? Only to get home and a few…

A Fun Game to Keep Your Kids Active

A special thanks to Spin Master for sponsoring this blog post & video and for getting my kids active while having fun! #WobblyWormGame #WobblyWormWiggle I am pretty lucky in the sense that I have really active kids that very much enjoy getting out in the yard and running around. They defiantly fall into a rut…

How To Start Your Own Back Porch Veggie Garden

I have been wanting to grow our own vegetables for years and finally decided that today was the day! The kids and I ventired off to the store, got all the supplies we needed, and had our back yard veggie garden set up in no time. This is super easy to do and much less…

Things to Avoid When Blogging From Home

Blogging is a great hobby. Yet it can also be a full or part time business, earning you a secondary or primary income. There are many great blogging success stories out there, and you can be one of them! The trick is understanding that you are actually running a business. This change occurs when you…

Getting Your Backyard Ready For Spring

I have partnered with Roundup® to help your family get the lawn ready for spring so you can have a yard worth being proud of! One of the reasons that I fell in love with our current home was the enormous fenced in backyard! My mind immediately started imagining all of the ways we were…

5 Tips To Help Increase Your Child’s Intelligence

Almost every other parent dreams of having kids who are a lot smarter than they ever were. Smart kids are simply a joy to have in any family. While some parents think that genetics have something to do with a child’s intelligence, research shows that this is far from the truth. A child’s cognitive abilities…

How to Make Your Kids Fall in Love with Books

Apart from being one of the primary skills in education, reading is also an integral part of our daily lives. In today’s world of digital data, the ability to read for comprehension is of great importance for successful communication. In addition, reading for pleasure helps children broaden their vocabulary and leads to higher academic scores.…