8 Cute and Creative Baby Photo Shoot Ideas

It’s always a joy to welcome a new member of the family. And while you may have secretly wished that your little one wouldn’t grow up too fast, there’s no stopping the baby from outgrowing those teeny-weeny bonnets and onesies that you or the grandma carefully knitted. Or learning how to run away from you…

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.…

Advice on How to Stop Sibling Fighting

Being a parent is the greatest job in the world, and the only thing better than having a child is having children. That said, the threat of sibling rivalry is something that impacts virtually all multi-child families at one stage or another. Finding a way to end the faction is naturally top of every parent’s…

Advice For Helping Your Parents Adjust to Retirement

Our parents spend at least eighteen years caring for us and ensuring we have a happy life. We have them to thank for everything we’ve ever achieved. Without their support, we would have never become responsible adults with a balanced worldview. So, it makes sense that we want to assist them as much as possible…

Teaching Your Child to Love the Planet

The modern life has brought our planet to the point where it is crucial that as many people as possible start embracing the green movement. We have to become as responsible as we possibly can, since everything we do impacts our planet. By teaching our kids to reduce, reuse and recycle, we are doing a…