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Heart Spinner Rainbow Printable Valentines

Heart Spinner Rainbow Printable Valentines

Rainbows spinning on a heart! The perfect childhood combination of awesome. As a kid, I’d spend hours decorating my room with arrows and conversation hearts. Construction paper hearts in pink and red still have a soft spot for me.  I have a feeling that this […]

A Simple Kind of Sunday: Kids in the Kitchen

A Simple Kind of Sunday: Kids in the Kitchen

For those of you looking for Top Pins of the Week, I apologize. Please hang in there while we reorganize a bit Things have been pretty chaotic around here. We’ve been struggling to stay in the moment, to hang on to summer, to stay connected […]

Daily deals for moms, babies and kids

Daily deals for moms, babies and kids

Have you ever shopped Zulily before? Pictured Here: Lima Bean Kids / Nui Organics / Kricket Boys I super puffy heart them and I bet you do too. If you aren’t familiar with them yet, they are an online store for moms and kids running […]

New Years Eve in my mind

New Years Eve in my mind

It’s 6pm on New Years Eve and the party at our house is in full swing. In my mind’s eye, it looks just like this. Elegant and sparkly, kid-friendly and lots and lots of fun. In reality, we’re lying on a bed of pillows on […]

Valentines for Kids

Valentines for Kids

Valentines Day is just five days away, are you ready? Yeah, me neither … Thank goodness I helped put together this beautiful Pinterest board with the superest Mom I know, Val of Inner Child Fun. It’s chocked full of inspiration for DIY Valentines for kids […]

Robots on a Rampage

Robots on a Rampage

The Backyardigans: Robot Repairman Did you catch the Backyardigans premiere, Robot Repairman, on Nick Jr last week? There was no way we were going to miss it. We started counting down weeks in advance. It was all anyone talked about … 3 more days till […]

It’s a Rainy, Rainy Day

It’s a Rainy, Rainy Day

It’s a Rainy, Rainy Day but that’s OK, We’re gonna have fun ANYWAY! On this rainy, rainy day We’ll laugh and play It’s a Rainy, Rainy Day Couldn’t help but take the opportunity to act out one of Sweet’s favorite songs today ~ Rainy Day […]

Rain, Rain Go Away

Rain, Rain Go Away

Rain, Rain Go Away Come again another day Rain, Rain Go Away We REALLY want to play today!

Orange Fish & Water Bugs

Orange Fish & Water Bugs

It’s Amazing all the things I say, When Mommy takes me out to play … Will this stick float? Or this rock hop? Oh Mom, Did you see those orange fish flop? I love You Mom. This sure is fun, Look at those silly water […]

Making the most of the New Year

Making the most of the New Year

I thought I’d share a fun tradition for New Year’s Day that I like to do with my kids, it can be as simple or as extravagant as you make it and it gives you a reason to think outside the box and indulge in […]