Button Snake


In case you missed my original post on Smart, School House! Here is the tutorial once again for a super simple way to not only keep your toddler or preschooler occupied for more than 5 minutes but also practice their fine motor skills at the same time... Do you have a headstrong, stubborn, "I can do it myself" little person living with you?  Do you dread dressing them in shirts or pants that have … [Read more...]

New Mama Gift Ideas


In a few short weeks, my third pregnancy will come to an end.  And while there are definitely things I will miss about being pregnant {feeling those mid-day baby hiccups for example}, I'm pretty sure having our new baby here will be much better!  I also know that I'm going to be completely exhausted, underfed, and probably wearing pj's and yoga pants for a solid 2-3 months right outta the … [Read more...]

Lunch Ideas for Little Ones


This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign withPollinate Media Group™ and Wet-Nap but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #showusyourmess  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV My little guys aren't exactly old enough to be heading "back to school" in the Fall, but we definitely have a busy schedule full of play dates, MOPS meetings, and library storytimes that will keep us on the … [Read more...]

Make the Perfect Movie Night Popcorn


This post is sponsored by Pop Secret, but all opinions are 100% my own. One of the easiest things we can do as a family as of late is sit down for a movie night.  Granted, our one year old is either toddling around playing with random toys scattered on the floor or already asleep, but our three year old is beginning to become a movie night pro!  He's a huge fan of animated kids movies {as I'm … [Read more...]

Monster Eye Birthday Celebration Wreath


I've got more fun Monster Themed Birthday ideas for you today, and this one can be used and modified for any theme or color scheme you've got planned for your little one's party. To make a birthday celebration wreath, check out this post from last year when I actually made the wreath itself.  You can use any color curling ribbon to fit your party's theme.  I went with bright, primary colors and … [Read more...]