April 22, 2014

Table Talk

Tonight’s Table Talk ….to create conversation Q: What’s your favorite aroma or fragrance? Riddle: Q: What kind of bunny can’t hop? A: A chocolate one!

DIY Family Tree Scrabble Style


  Create a family tree with the use of scrabble pieces with this DIY idea from Our Kids Mom. This makes a  fun gift to make and give or a new wall decor for your home. Click here for step by step how to instructions.

Banana Split Icebox Cake


In need of a make ahead dessert here is a simple one to create by layering graham crackers, bananas, and a cream filling. This may be your families next favorite dessert . Perfect for an upcoming birthday, Mothers Day or family night Click here for full recipe from The Girl Who Ate Everything

Think About It – Is Life To easy?


What was your first though when you read this quote ? How are you making life easy for your kids?  How are you making it difficult?   How are you growing their characters? What challenges are they facing? For our family the last 12 months have been life changing for our two youngest boys – they […]

MOM Tip: 35 Uses For Crayons


MOM Tip: Who doesn’t have a box full of crayons in their house? Here is a great site with lots of ideas to create with crayons. There are crafty ideas, art ideas and even some activities to do with crayons! Click here for these tips from Hands On As We Grow.

Free Countdown Photo Printable

countdown photo

Teacher Appreciation week is coming up.  Here’s a great idea for a teacher. Just print and add to an 8×10 frame (or larger frame with an 8×10 opening like this one). Teachers can easily write and re-write their countdown with a dry erase marker. They can use this for many things such as any special events, big […]

Table Talk

Tonight’s Table Talk ….to create conversation Q: Is it more fun to be a parent or a child? Riddle: Q: What is the Easter Bunny’s favorite sport? A: Basket-ball, of course!

Trash to Toys: 10 Recycled Educational Toys

Trash to Toys

Earth Day is a yearly reminder to consider our role in protecting the environment.    Parents can make a positive impact by creating fun, educational toys from everyday items that may initially seem like trash, but can be repurposed into teaching tools. “Children are natural learners, and often see educational opportunities that adults can miss,” says […]

3 Last Minute Easter Desserts


Heavenly Angel Food Cake The rich, moist texture of this divine angel food cake is unlike any other. Made from scratch in minutes, it’s spread with frosting that’s a lemon lover’s dream. Click here for recipe from Southern Living Grilled Pound Cake One of my favorite discoveries -grilling pound cake and topping it with fresh […]

MOM Tip: Easter Egg Dyeing Tips and Tricks


MOM Tip: Are you like me and have not done any Easter egg dyeing yet? Check out this fun site with some tips and techniques on egg dyeing. Such as… Tips for the perfect hard-boiled egg Simple recipe for homemade Easter egg dye Use office supplies for Easter egg dyeing Ombre dyed Easter eggs Make […]

Free Cinco de Mayo Party Printables


If your hosting a Cinco de Mayo party. Here are the perfect printables. This collection includes: a 5×7 invitation, party circles, drink flags, water bottle labels, and a “Cinco de Mayo” banner. Click here to get this FREE Cinco de Mayo Party Printables from Catch My Party.

Table Talk

Tonight’s Table Talk ….to create conversation Q: What are the best and worst sounds in the world? Riddle: Q: What did the rabbit say to the carrot? A: It’s been nice gnawing you!