Sharing Easter with Your Kids

I love making holidays as fun as possible, but I also always want to be sure to teach my kids the real meaning of Christian holidays. This doesn’t have to be complicated or boring! I am loving some of the things I’ve seen friends and other bloggers do. And we’ve started a few fun traditions […]

Happy Birthday, Lil! And an awesome cinnamon roll recipe!

Today Lilleigh is 2! I can hardly believe that! I just thought I’d take a moment to share her party with you. Though I love to entertain, I’m so not a party planner – the details just bog me down. But it was still a very fun two-year-old birthday party! Small. Just good friends. And […]

Taking Christmas Light Photos with Kids! #PhotoOp

Another “fun” Christmas activity we did was taking Christmas light photos! Despite by quotations around fun, I think Lil truly enjoyed this. There was a lot of prep, such as having to get dressed cute, which I’m sure she didn’t think was fun, but playing with Christmas lights is definitely fun for a toddler! I […]

Huggies Rewards scored us a free cute lunch bag!

Just thought I’d share this with y’all! Even though we use cloth diapers 90% of the time, I usually have a box of disposables hanging around (either a hand me down, or something I bought at Costco) for laundry days, church nursery, etc. All that to say, we don’t use them often, but we do […]

Children’s Gift Guide 2012: Books and DVD’s

Still thinking about kids, one of our very favorite things to get is a great book or DVD! Toys lose their novelty, but a great book is such a gem! Here are a few of our favorites! From Head to Toe As always with Eric Carle, the pictures in this book are big and colorful. […]

The Toddler Gift Guide 2012

I have toddler on the brain. And I know I’m not alone! So here are my thoughts on gift ideas for toddlers. Toddler gift ideas by ashleighsmu on Polyvore Melissa Doug Doctor Role Play Costume Set $15 – Kids love to dress up! Lil is getting a similar kit. amazon.com Little Tikes Shopping Cart Pink […]