The best gifts for babies often include practical gear along with sensory toys under the tree. These baby gift ideas are fun to unwrap and meet baby’s needs of feeding, diapering, and sensory play.
Do your kids like tea parties? Tea parties are a great way to teach kids table etiquette in a fun setting. You can easily help your little miss or mister learn polite manners and important friendship building skills with these simple ideas.
A large part of my job as a mom involves keeping my kids entertained with an indoor kids activity. Our family routine includes preschool in the morning and the kids color and write in their phonics workbooks. Other times we have a tea party or play out in the yard. Often my kids want to play on our swing set but it’s rainy or cold outside. A simple indoor kids activity can help my kids burn off energy, explore their creativity, or enjoy sibling playtime inside the house without feeling too confined.
When tough news hits the headlines it can be tempting to hide the facts when talking with children. Here are some ideas for how to share distressing news updates with your kids.
Do you love HTGV’s show Fixer Upper? Chip & Joanna Gaines’ popular home remodeling show has inspired many DIY projects and home decorating styles. Even my own style is partially inspired by Fixer Upper. I was sad to hear the recent announcement that Fixer Upper Season 5 is scheduled to be the last. Joanna Gaines posted a sweet update on her facebook page.
It can be exciting when it comes time to pick out a car, even when it’s not your first. These 4 tips can help you avoid hidden issues with used cars and make your future car shopping experience much easier.
There’s something intriguing about a crisp fall day, when the temperatures get colder and the trees begin to transform into a landscape of color. Fall is a great time to celebrate with fun family activities and tasty treats! Our apple tree was overflowing with gorgeous home-grown apples this year so we made some yummy hand-dipped caramel apples! These homemade caramel apples are easy to make in just a few easy steps.
We all have our favorite seasons and I love things about all of them. We had a lovely summer this year with some family travel and lots of backyard play, but now I’m ready for fall! Here are some things our family has already done to make the changing of the seasons feel festive and fun!
Sleep is precious. You know this all too well if you are a parent with little ones. As parents we do everything we can to help our children fall asleep, stay asleep, get good quality sleep and ensure that they sleeping safely. Whether you are a first time mom with a newborn or a mom of a 3-year-old with every excuse in the book as to why he can’t go to sleep, these simple sleep tips can help your family create healthy sleep habits for your kids.