Fun Last Day of School Questionnaire for Kids

It’s mind blowing how much young kids change from school year to school year, which is why I started giving my little ones surveys at the end of each year to see how their interests and favorites have evolved. I’m … Continue reading

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10 Fun St. Patrick’s Day Activities to Do With Kids

When I was a kid growing up in Chicagoland, a highly Irish area of the country, I always felt like I didn’t quite belong this time of year because I wasn’t Irish. Many years later, after my grandmother passed away, … Continue reading

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Fun Owl Toast for Kids

I know I’ve shared this before, but we made these again the other day and my kids loved them so much that I had to share again. I really like making these with my little ones, and the bonus is … Continue reading

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5 Bedtime Tips for Young Kids

Some of you may remember me sharing a similar post to this a couple of years ago. My kids are now 5 and 7, and while bedtime has gotten easier in some ways, we still face challenges. (I’m not surprised … Continue reading

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DIY Kids Valentine’s Day Baskets + Handmade Valentine’s Cards

This post is in partnership with YumEarth I have always been a fan of Valentine’s Day. I’ve never really looked at it as a romantic holiday, but instead as a day to celebrate love. (I mean, who doesn’t like love?!) … Continue reading

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Gift Guide: Gifts for Kids Ages 4-10

My kids are almost 5 and almost 7, which means I am officially an expert on gift giving for preschool and elementary school aged children! Okay, so I’m not an expert at all. But I do have enough experience gift … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Coffee Cake (and How to Help Feed Hungry Kids through Friendsgiving!)

This post is in partnership with Bob’s Red Mill. About a year after my husband and I started dating, his parents sent us a copy of his family cookbook. It was put together in 1991, and is filled with hundreds of … Continue reading

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Classic Kids’ Halloween Costume Ideas

Yes, I know it’s still September, and trust me, unlike the majority of blogger/IG influencers/whatever-the-label-is-this-month, I cling to summer until the bitter end (and beyond). But today is officially the first day of fall, and deciding on Halloween costumes is … Continue reading

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Fostering: Great for Pets, Great for Kids

In our age of digital everything, parents are often desperate for ideas for activities that will tear their kids’ attention away from their electronics. One great option may be as close as the… [[ This is a summary only. Click … Continue reading

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A Fun End-of-School-Year Interview for Kids

For the last couple of years, I’ve been using a list of questions I put together for my now 5 year-old-daughter to ask her on the first and last day of school. When I initially shared it here, it received … Continue reading

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