15 Valentine’s Day Games for Kids

Valentine Games for the kids

One of my favorite parts of Valentine’s Day is the time I get to spend with my family. The hubby and I don’t really “do” Valentine’s Day so we make it a family affair. We bake treats together, make a fun dinner and this year I want to play some fun Valentine themed games. We’ve… [Read More]

20 New Year’s Eve Kid-Friendly Drinks

New Years Eve Kid Friendly Drinks

When it comes to New Year’s Eve parties and celebrating with your kids, the last thing you want is for them to accidentally find their way into the cocktail section of the party. This is why it’s so important to find fun and festive drinks your kids will enjoy, alcohol-free! These are perfect for a… [Read More]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Holiday decor At Home Stores

This post is sponsored by At Home Stores. It’s here! My most favorite time of the year. I know the holiday season can be hectic and even stressful, but ignoring all that, the time from Thanksgiving to January 4 (my birthday!) is hands down the best part of the year for me. There’s just something… [Read More]

A Holiday Gift Guide for the Whole Family

holiday gift guide for the whole family

This post contains affiliate links, which allows me to occasionally buy an extra Starbucks. The holidays are quickly approaching and you’re wondering just what to get everyone on your list. What’s hot with the kids? What do you get your brother and sister? For grandma? I’ve got you covered with this holiday gift guide for… [Read More]

Holiday Gift Guide: Books for Women

women's fiction book recommendations

This post contains affiliate links. When you’re looking for book recommendations, who better to give them than a literary agent? I love this list of books for women and hope that at least one of these books turns up in my stocking this year. All of these books have been published within 2017. 1. The… [Read More]

Holiday Gift Guide: Kid’s Book Edition

Gift Guide for Kids Book Edition

This post contains affiliate links. Whether you have a big reader in your house or you subscribe to the “something you want, something you need, something to wear and something to read” gifting philosophy, books make great gifts. Hit up any Barnes and Noble and you could easily spend hundreds of dollars on your family. Overwhelmed by… [Read More]

5 things to think about in advance of a family vacation

Things to do in advance of a family vacation

We have a family vacation coming up in August. (We’re headed down to Universal in Florida – SQUEE!!) Even though we’re a little less than a month out, I’m already trying to think ahead and figure out what needs to happen BEFORE our trip. Here’s my list of things to think about BEFORE you’re walking… [Read More]

12 Water Games for the pool and backyard


We are now officially in the sun drenched, heated heart of summer. If your kids are anything like mine, that means playing in, around, and with water every chance they get. The problem is those days at the pool or afternoons in the yard with the sprinkler can get a little old. Everyone needs a… [Read More]