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 […]

Surviving Sick Days with Kids — Without Losing Your Sanity {Free Printable}

dealing with sick kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FightFever #CollectiveBias Cold and flu season is here, which means that you may be facing some sick days with your kids. I KNOW they’re absolutely no fun, but I’ve got a few tips and tricks to make these […]

Teaching Your Children How to Manage Intense Feelings {Free Printable Game Included}

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #InsideOutEmotions #CollectiveBias Around here, my house is filled with some pretty intense emotions. My daughter Maeve wakes up positively joyful, but can have angry rages when she’s tired or hungry. Hearing my kids fight can bring me to […]

5 Days of Water Play for Kids: Frozen Sidewalk Chalk

making your own frozen sidewalk chalk

Ready for some artistic water play for kids today? We’re wrapping up our last idea for water play for children – don’t miss the previous posts for more fun. My kids love to play with sidewalk chalk, so when I saw this version from Reading Confetti, I knew they’d love to try frozen sidewalk chalk. […]

5 Days of Water Play for Kids: Frozen Dinosaur Eggs

water play with dinosaurs

We’re back with more fun ideas for water play with children! Don’t forget to check out the other posts in the series. My kids LOVE dinosaurs, so when I saw this idea from Teaching Mama, I knew it had to be part of our water play summer fun. Let’s create our very own frozen dinosaur […]