Holidays & Crafts · Mothering

What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

Oh, Mother’s Day. A day to celebrate moms, moms-to-be, mother figures, etc. A special day all about us. So why does it always seem like I never get to relax that one day a year?! I’m always rushing from house to house to celebrate, organizing gifts and cards and flowers for the moms in our… Continue reading What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day

Health & Lifestyle · mom hack · Mothering

Toy Storage & Organization

How did we get here?! When did my kids accumulate so many toys? I’ve been a mom for less than five years but I swear if you stacked all of my kid’s toys on top of one another it would reach the moon. And I’m not even exaggerating.And why do things have to have so… Continue reading Toy Storage & Organization

Holidays & Crafts · Recipes

Easter Brunch Cake Donuts

My children LOVE donuts. They also love baking. While the final product never turns out perfect when they help out, the joy of watching them learn and help far outweighs baking perfection. The baking and decorating of these Easter cake donuts was no different. So, gather up your ingredients, fasten your apron and bake these… Continue reading Easter Brunch Cake Donuts

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Easter Basket Ideas (2-year-old boy)

I have just as much fun putting together Hank’s Easter basket as I do for the twins. The majority of the items in them are the same, or very similar, and I have a blast trying to coordinate them. Here is a quick look at what my little boy is getting in his basket this… Continue reading Easter Basket Ideas (2-year-old boy)

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Easter Basket Ideas (4-year-old girl)

I love any excuse to put together a gift basket, so obviously I love Easter! Each year I have so much fun shopping for cute gifts from the Easter Bunny. There are a couple of items I include each year, and the rest are pretty much random finds. Below is a list of what my… Continue reading Easter Basket Ideas (4-year-old girl)

Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

DIY Easter Bunny Decor

Spring has sprung and the Easter Bunny will be making his rounds soon! And upon taking down my St. Patrick’s Day decorations I realized that my Easter decor was sorely lacking. So when I came across this easy Easter DIY from one of my favorite bloggers (Stephanie Hanna) I knew I had to make my… Continue reading DIY Easter Bunny Decor

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Leprechaun Binoculars

Want a quick and easy St. Patrick’s Day craft to do with your kids? Well today is your LUCKY day! These leprechaun binoculars are so fun and your littles can use them to try to catch a leprechaun! Supplies 2 cardboard toilet paper rolls (can also use paper towel or wrapping paper rolls, just cut… Continue reading Leprechaun Binoculars

Health & Lifestyle · Mothering

Lessons & Blessings Learned During My First Year Working From Home

I have been working from home full time for a year now. That is something I never thought I would say. Prior to this journey there were times I thought I would love to be a stay at home mom, but living solely on a teacher’s salary did not allow for that. I’d also thought… Continue reading Lessons & Blessings Learned During My First Year Working From Home

diy · Holidays & Crafts · Home Decor

DIY Felt Shamrock Garland

My 2020 obsession was yarn, and now I am beginning to think my 2021 obsession is felt. I never realized just how much you can do with FELT! From felt ball garland to pennants, wreaths to wands; there are so many options. With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner it seemed like the perfect opportunity… Continue reading DIY Felt Shamrock Garland