July is one of my crew’s favorite months! With no school and sunshine for days, July is a month of parties and fun. So why not think about the coolest All-American Patriotic Party ideas ever? From table decorations to printables and games, we’ve got some simple ideas for food, games, and kids.
Just like that, school is out for the summer! This means it’s time to have some fun with your kids while everyone is at home. Whether your kids are into crafts, math games, or outdoor activities, I’ve gathered up some great summer activities for the kids, and some of them are free! The Ultimate Guide […]
It’s highly likely that this summer will be much different than any other due to the pandemic. In my neighborhood, pools will probably stay closed as will splash pads. Which means that I’m going to have to find a new way to entertain my kids during the summer months. This all got me thinking, why […]
With all the changes going on, keeping your littles busy and active is critical. So with that in mind, I’ve gathered some suggestions to help you and your littles avoid cabin fever year-round. Here are some fun outdoor activities for kids!
Snow and I have a tenuous relationship. Rain and I are on much better terms, however. There is nothing I love more than a good rainstorm where I can snuggle up with a book and a cup of tea. It’s a little bit of paradise! At least it is until my littles get bored of […]
As the weather starts to warm up, it’s time to begin thinking about outdoor activities. One of my little’s favorite activities is flying kites! I’ll be honest, it’s not my favorite thing to do. I feel like the weather is too windy, or not windy enough. However, I really do love watching my kids having […]
Materials Needed: PVC cutter 3-1 1/4″ PVC pipe, 10′ length 2-1 1/4″ PVC pipe elbows 2-1 1/4″ PVC pipe T-joints Scissors 6×9′ canvas drop cloth Adhesive hook-and-loop tape 2 U-channel posts Hammer Step 1 Start by using the PVC cutter to cut two of the 10′ PVC pipes into 7′ and 3′ sections. Then cut […]
A few years ago I saw a post on a blog all about how to make a gigantic outdoor waterbed or “DIY water blob”, and I knew that we had to give it a try. So I went out and got the materials, followed the tutorial, and created “The Blob Father” for one of our […]
It’s official: Summer is ending. How do I know? My local Walmart is filled to the brim with school supplies. It makes me simultaneously giddy and depressed. On the one hand, I love summer! Spending time with my kids, enjoying the sunshine, relaxed schedules, lazy summer evenings, it’s all perfect in my book. On the […]