weekend potluck

Weekend Potluck #166

It has been a very wet week here in southern Alabama with heavy downpours each day. How is the weather where you are? Are you ready to break out the grill? I am... as soon as I see the sun … [Read More...]

Weekend Potluck - The best recipe linky party EVER!

Weekend Potluck #165

This weekend, my family and I are in Atlanta for the Teach Them Diligently Convention where I am speaking and working the booth for Kidzmet. The beginning of our visit was... terrible. The Hyatt Place … [Read More...]

Dessert Rosa - layers of delicious fruit between white cake. YUM!

Dessert Rosa (Weekend Potluck #164)

As Easter approaches, my mouth begins to water for fruity desserts. That is unusual for me since I am a chocoholic. But, when I had the Dessert Rosa a Carabba's Italian Restaurant a few months ago, I … [Read More...]

Great role play games for kid that develop essential skills

Role Play Games that Teach Essential Skills

Please welcome Corinne Jacob today as she shares three fun role play games that secretly teach kids essential skills. Children love role-play games as they give them an opportunity to get into the skin of characters and develop their knowledge of a topic and explore. For example, when a child plays the role of a fish in […]

Great tips for making kids clothes last longer. Super important for new parents to read but even this seasoned parent learned a few new tricks.

Tips for Making Kids Clothes Last Longer

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Garanimals. The opinions and text are all mine. I love for my kids to look cute regardless of what we are doing or where we are going, but we also live life on a budget and need their clothes to be affordable. Beyond that, […]

Ready to have some fun with pranks for kids? LONG list of harmless April Fool's Day jokes. Easy stuff!

Easy April Fool’s Day Tricks for Kids (and Parents)

Are you ready for one of the funniest days of the year? I have got some of the best ways to tease your kids (or spouse… or neighbor… or just about anyone) with these April Fool’s Day tricks. Today, I was excited to visit Studio10 at our local FOX TEN affiliate and share my favorite April […]

Are you looking for fun things to do with kids in the summertime? Here are 7 summer playdate ideas you’ll love.

7 Fun Summer Playdate Ideas for Kids

This weekend we saw the first signs of spring, and you know what it made me think of? All the fun things we’ll get to do in the warmer weather! My kids and I love to get outside and play every chance possible. We love to host playdates year round, but by far my favorite […]

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Such a simple homeschool science experiment. Virtually NO prep required.

An Amazing Home School Science Experiment

As a former public school science teacher, the opportunity homeschoolers have to work with their children in a small, flexible situation makes me jealous. Homeschoolers have the opportunity to do Amazing science experiments! Even if science is not your strong point, you can do an Amazing Home School Science Experiment without any preplanning or even […]

CUTE DIY stenciled St Patrick's Day tshirt for the kids (to help) make

Stenciled St Patricks Day Shamrock Tshirt for Kids

Today, I am happy to introduce Amanda from The Refurbished Home because I am NOT a crafty person and SHE IS! Check out this adorable DIY Stenciled St. Patrick’s Day t-shirt idea… My son and I love doing projects together, and one day, while wandering on Pinterest, we fell in love with this heart stamped tote from […]

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