Parent/Child Classes at Spring Garden Waldorf

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Are you looking for something different to do with your toddler? Last year I choose for Kiernan and I to be part of the parent/child classes at Spring Garden Waldorf School. We both enjoyed ourselves and I wanted to share a little bit about them with you.  When we started class I really didn’t know […]

A Long Way Off is A Modern Day Prodigal Son Movie Worth Seeing


If you are looking for a family friendly movie with a lesson on the importance of forgiveness, family and faith, A Long Way Off is the perfect fit! A Long Way Off is a modern day story of the Prodigal Son. Youngest son, Jake, is rebellious and is looking to find himself in the big […]

Add a Little Nautical Adventure to Your Home Decor with this Octopus Framed Print


I like adding interesting decor elements to our home. We like what we like, but don’t have an exact style.  I suppose you could say our home is a bit eclectic as our interests are varied. For instance, we don’t decorate with a nautical theme but we are fascinated by the octopus. The Akron Zoo […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars for Diabetics by America’s Best Cookbook for Kids with Diabetes

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars for Diabetics

Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars for Diabetics Families that have kids with diabetes may find it difficult to incorporate new lifestyle changes into their family’s meal plan. Cookbooks like America’s Best Cookbook for Kids with Diabetes provide recipes good for diabetics because the recipes help keep the blood glucose levels within the target range. The recipes […]

Easy No-Mess Craft Activity with Beados


My daughter loves crafts but I hate the mess. Plus, I’m not crafty by nature so I find it difficult to come up with a craft on my own. We were just introduced to Beados, a no-mess craft activity that allows kids to make adorable designs with just beads and a spray of water! We […]

Make Teething Easier with Teether Tops

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So far all of my children have had a horrible time cutting those darned baby teeth. As a parent we just want to make them feel better and see them smile again. I had to settle for frozen washcloths, but not anymore. Our new baby will be using Teether Tops to make it though those […]

KIND Back to School Snacks are #kindawesome


With back-to-school season comes the need for on-the-go snacks. There are many snack options for kids throughout the day from vending machines to school cafeteria snacks to the snacks you send. I have found that the best way to ensure my kids are enjoying healthy snacks is to send plenty to school with them so […]

KidzzFarm Fun with Animal Toys

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Do your children like animals? My boys adore them! Kids like to stay active and be creative, with KidzzFarm they can do just that. KidzzFarm makes two great toys for kids, but leaves you with lots of options to fit your child. I received product to facilitate this post. Animal Fun Bath Toys All KidzzFarm […]

KIDZ BOP 26 Lets Kids Dream Big and Sing Loud


My kids love listening to the popular music of today and they can with the family friendly KIDZ BOP 26! This CD can be heard blaring in our car and at home, my kids love it because it has some of her favorite songs including Happy, Let It Go, and Counting Stars. I received product […]

JamBanz Speaker Is Perfect for Kids


My kids love music and they would listen to music every minute of the day if they had a choice. Well, now they can with JamBanz! JamBanz is a kid friendly speaker that is built into a snap band bracelet. It is Bluetooth capable and can sync with any Bluetooth capable phone, tablet or mp3 player. […]

Home Remodeling and Exercising with Dove Advanced Care Deodorant


I hate everything about sweating – the icky feeling, the odor, and how I feel after the activity that made me sweat. If you have followed my blog for long, you know that we do a lot of do it yourself home remodeling. We took time off during the Summer and are now back at […]

Gazillion Bubbles for Gazillion Amount of Fun


Two things that always go together are: Bubbles and Smiles. I don’t care who you are – young or old, there is something irresistible about bubbles. They turn the ordinary into something magical and fun. That is why I was excited to test the new Typhoon 2.0 Bubble Machine from Gazillion Bubbles at my kids’ […]

An Easy Guide to Introducing a Dog to the Family Home

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Getting a dog is a huge responsibility. Many families decide to get a dog when they have small children. Children will always ask you whether they can get a pet. Little ones find pets fascinating. Many children become fixated on getting a puppy as they are cute and playful. Before you get a pet, you […]

A Movie for Every Mom – Moms’ Night Out


I want to be the best mom for my kids. I try everyday to be that perfect mom. I have learned over the years that everything doesn’t have to be 100% perfect to be…perfect. When my son was a baby, I struggled with trying to keep the house like it was before we had kids, […]

Top 5 Beautiful Accessory Trends for Fall 2014


Fall is upon us and with it comes a whole host of new, exciting accessories. As the days start to cool, we need to change our wardrobe to suit. Lock up your summer sandals and break-out your cozy boots. It is time to get serious about fall 2014 fashion. This year’s catwalks have been rife […]