Bugs and Kisses Valentines

Bugs and Kisses Valentines with Customized Ribbon

My son is obsessed with bugs. So much so that he tells everyone that he's going to be an entomologist when he grows up. And he's serious. I totally believe it. When we were deciding what to make or Valentine's Day to pass out to his classmates he said he wanted to include gummy worms. They're one of his favorite treats and pair perfectly with Hershey's Kisses for our bugs and kisses valentines. As soon as we had our idea it was so simple to put our valentines together. … [Read More]

Snack Pack Pudding Valentine Printable with spoon

Snack Pack Pudding Valentine Printables

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Snack Pack. All opinions are 100% mine. We're always on the search for great snacks for the kids to bring in their lunches to school or to enjoy as an after-school snack. I try to steer clear of products with a lot of preservatives and high fructose corn syrup. Luckily we've found the perfect snack in Snack Pack pudding cups. Not only do they come in a range of flavors that both the kids and I love, they also are made with real nonfat … [Read More]

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Easy Meal Planning Tips plus a Deconstructed Chicken Pot Pie recipe

I made a delicious deconstructed chicken pot pie recipe and chat about easy meal planning tips with Campbell’s® Sauces as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #CampbellsSauces While many people are making resolutions for the New Year, I'm continuing with some resolutions I made last year. One of which is to stick to our monthly budget and reduce the amount we eat out. Being a gazillion weeks pregnant - ok... 38 weeks - means that I've turned to take out quite a bit over the past few … [Read More]

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DOH You Want to be my Valentine – Play Dough Valentine Printable

Valentine’s Day is going to be here next month and as always I wanted to create something special for my kids to hand out at school this year. I’m not a huge fan of my preschooler giving out candy for Valentine’s Day because I know kids will be getting a lot of that already. This year I decided to go with one of my daughter's favorites - colorful play dough. Play dough is perfect for boys and girls and can provides hours of enjoyment. To go along with this play dough is a custom made … [Read More]

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5 Things to Do On Valentine’s Day For Your Kids

Valentine’s Day is a fun time for couples to show their love for each other. However, when you have kids, it can be a little tricky to teach them about what Valentine’s Day means without all the gushy mushy stuff. I thought I’d take some time to talk about some fun things you can do for your kids this Valentine’s Day to make it extra special for them! With a new baby due any day now (we're about 2.5 weeks away from the due date) I wanted to think ahead and figure out easy ways to make this … [Read More]

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Join the Munchkin LoveLatch Twitter Party 11/12

This Express Yourself post is brought to you by Munchkin LATCH as part of the #LoveLatch campaign. As a momma of 2.66 kids (one’s still baking – yay 3rd trimester!) I’m very familiar with the Munchkin brand. Not only were they our go-to brand for many essentials, the experts at Munchkin have also just come […]

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Goodnites Tru-Fit Twitter Party

I am a compensated participant in the GoodNites* TRU-FIT* Twitter Party. This post is brought to you by GoodNites* TRU-FIT*. It’s time to talk nighttime routines for our kids… and not just do your homework, brush your teeth, and read a book. GoodNites® brand is introducing a completely new kind of bedtime protection: GoodNites* TRU-FIT* […]

Back to School Routine Tips

Back to School Routine Tips

In just three short weeks my son starts Kindergarten and our family will be emerged into a new phase in our lives. Since we really haven’t ever had a back to school routine I wasn’t quite sure where to start on preparing our family for the inevitable need for a good routine once school starts. […]

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