Super Easy Halloween Party Bark

Halloween Candy Bark - enjoy with your family or take to a party! It's super simple and delicious!

Halloween is easily one of my children’s very favorite holidays of the year. When I was a child, it was a one day event — a party at school, followed by trick or treating that evening. Now, it’s turned into a month long celebration, filled with pumpkin patch visits, trips to the Zoo, multiple trunk […]

A Super Simple How-To for Packing Preschool Lunches

Easy Ideas for Packing Preschool Lunch #PackSNacksTheyLove

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PackSnacksTheyLove #CollectiveBias With 5 children still at home, things can be a little crazy. In order to keep things running smoothly, I work with my littles to instill habits early. Teaching them to pitch in (as age appropriate) […]

Getting Your Baby to Sleep

Tips and Tricks for Getting Your Baby to Sleep from a mom of six! #SuperAbsorbent #collectivebias AD

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SuperAbsorbent #CollectiveBias As the mother of six, I’ve had my fair share of sleepless nights. Over the years, I’ve learned a few tricks of the trade for getting a baby to sleep. I’ll share my best ideas, including […]

Teaching Your Tween to Do Laundry

Teach Your Tween to Do Laundry

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FreeToBe #CollectiveBias Big family = loads of chores. With a family of seven, running our house takes a LOT OF WORK. Everyone is expected to chip in to keep things running smoothly. Assigning chores in my house frees […]

Diaper Bag Essentials for the Minimalist Mom

Diaper Bag Essentials #myhuggiesbaby

I sat down to count it all up, and I’ve been packing diaper bags for almost 21 years. (boy, that makes me sound ANCIENT!) Over the years, my diaper bag essentials list has ebbed and flowed, depending on how many little ones we had in diapers. Packing for one small fry is easy, but when […]