Is homework more like hellwork in your home? Does even the H-word result in screaming, fighting and tears? If you are nodding you head, these teacher tried and true homework tips are for you!
Did you get ambitious and plant a herb garden this summer? You’ve probably been enjoying fresh herbs all summer long. But now that the growing season is coming to an end, you’ve probably got more herbs than you know what to do with. I know I do! The perfect solution to an overambitious herb garden… Read More How to Dry Extra Herbs from your Garden
It is fall and the leaves are falling down. We may be sad to see the first sign of winter coming (if you are, check out my post on great reasons to get excited for fall), but if your toddlers are anything like mine, they are THRILLED with a great new activity, jumping in leaves!
There is just something about fall, isn’t there? The air is crisp and fresh, the scenery is gorgeous and feeling cozy is on everyone’s mind. I always imagine all the ways I’m going to plan fall family fun, but it never happens. If you are anything like me, you are so busy with back-to-school activities… Read More 20 Fantastic Ideas for Fall Family Fun
This morning I got some very exciting news. My fellow blogger, Sophie Piper from Real Foodie Family, nominated me for the Blogger’s Recognition Award. This evening, I found out I was also nominated for the same award by Katie Bressler, from Tickled Scarlett, another great blog. Needless to say, I am thrilled to be chosen for… Read More The Blogger’s Recognition Award
Ahhh, the holidays. There is just something magical in the air, isn’t there? Peace and goodwill are all around and the excitement of children (and certain adults) is tangible. It’s enough to bring a tear to your eye, isn’t it? Actually, there’s something else that is almost as likely to bring a tear to your… Read More Dead Simple Ways to Earn Money for Christmas
It’s Fall, Y’all. Well, it will be… and sooner than I care to admit. I have to tell you I have a bit of the end-of-summer blues. Make that a MAJOR case of the blues. I just love summer. Not only because I’m a teacher who enjoys summer vacation the way my toddler enjoys eating… Read More 10 Amazing Reasons to be Excited for Fall
Hi Friends! I am experimenting with a new type of post today. I am hoping to do a ‘Friday Favs’ post every week or two to share some of my (and Hannah’s) favorite things with you. This will be a mix of products, experiences and activities, and I hope to give you some ideas/helpful hints… Read More Friday Favs August 25th
Postpartum is a tough time, right? Like TOUGH. Today I want to share my personal experience of being a new mom and the things people said to me that were helpful and unhelpful. Most of all, I want to share the one thing you should NEVER ask a new mom. Here are a few things… Read More The One Thing You Should Never Ask a New Mom
Do you struggle to prepare healthy and varied meals for your toddler? It can be easy to get in a rut with a finicky eater who demands the same thing (in our house it’s applesauce) EVERY day. I want to share some easy meals that are toddler approved (by Hannah) and pretty healthy. We’ve been… Read More 24 Delicious and Easy Meals Your Toddler Will Love