How to Help Your Kids Memorize Large Portions of Scripture

Nearly five years ago a deal was struck.  My kids had been wanting pets but my husband, never having owned an indoor pet himself, was not eager to introduce hair, odor and more chaos to our home . . . especially when we were planning to build a new house.  Thinking he could postpone the inevitable, … [Read more...]

Fun Ideas for an Emoji Party

Are your kids into emojis and emoticons?  At the beginning of August, we celebrated my daughter's eighth birthday.  She is crazy about emojis and sends her daddy lots of text messages filled with hearts, funny faces and smiling piles of poo.  So it was not a surprise when she asked if she could have … [Read more...]

Cooking with Kids: Homemade Honey Granola and Craft

September is just about here and do you know what that means?  National Honey Month!  We're celebrating with homemade honey granola and a honeycomb-inspired craft.  Plus, I'm sharing other ways to celebrate and have fun with honey. Join me at Motherhood On A Dime where I am guest posting today. … [Read more...]

After-School Kids’ Peanut Butter Trifle

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #StockUpWithPost #CerealAnytime #CollectiveBias Can you believe it?  It is that time of year.  Summer has flown by as usual and we are officially back to school.  But even if your kids … [Read more...]

GROWING FRIENDSHIPS: A Book That Every Kid Should Read

(This post contains our affiliate link.) It was unanimous.  We all agreed that every kid should read this book on friendship.  Go grab it now because you will love what and how it teaches your child about being a friend. The book is Growing Friendships:  A Kids' Guide to Making and Keeping … [Read more...]

How to Help Your Kids Adjust to a New School with Two Daily Questions

Changing schools is rough [understatement of the year].  After experiencing it ourselves last year, my heart aches for the kids who are about to walk into that new classroom for the first time, not knowing a single kid, recognizing a teacher's face or even knowing where the bathroom is in their new … [Read more...]

Save on Gift Giving with Groupon Coupons

Disclosure:  This is a sponsored post for Groupon.  All opinions are my own and I'm excited to help you save money on gifts. Are you familiar with Groupon?  It is a website I have used many times to score great deals on local and online activities and products.  But did you know that Groupon … [Read more...]

Mini Hot Dog JALAPENO Rolls – A Yummy Appetizer for Your Next Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RediscoverLaMorena #VivaLaMorena #CollectiveBias The other day I was talking with a friend about menu planning and in our conversation, she shared that when hosting a party, she tends to … [Read more...]

A Fun Way for Families to Break Up a Long Road Trip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RoadTripOil #CollectiveBias Are you heading out on a road trip this summer?  Today, I have a great way for your family to break up the long drive, mark your progress along the way and … [Read more...]