Self Care For Parents After A Fun Filled Family Day

Seasonal Family Fun

As parents, it’s important to take care of ourselves, especially after an all day adventure with our families. This post contains self care tips for parents and is sponsored by LivRelief. Living so close to all the theme parks in Florida is awesome especially since my family loves going on rollercoasters and other rides that make us scream as loud as we can! We like to get there early and make a whole day of it. After it starts getting dark we pile back into our car and head home. After a full day of being jostled around on rides, […] Read more »

Giveaways To Enter: $100 Amazon GC or Paypal cash [ends 6/29]

Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card or Paypal cash! #giveaway #contestalert

Are you on Instagram? I loooooove Instagram! Some blogging friends and I are giving away a $100 Amazon gift card or paypal cash to one lucky follower! If you’re already following me, finish your entry by commenting on my Instagram photo. Then, follow the loop (there are eight more bloggers), follow and comment on each for an additional entry. Good luck! Read more »

Giveaways: $100 Amazon GC or Paypal Cash [ends 6/25]

Twitter Loop

Giveaways: $100 Amazon Gift Card or Paypal Cash. I am so excited to team up with some awesome bloggers to bring all our readers ad followers an amazing giveaway! One lucky winner will get a $100 Amazon gift card or Paypal cash (winners choice)! This is a Twitter Loop so the giveaway is being held on our Twitter accounts. Click here to start the loop and work your way through it. Follow each account and comment on their tweet for one entry. Do the same on the rest of the tweets in the loop for more entries and an increased […] Read more »

Make This Fun Summer Treat With Your Kids

Summer Treat Homemade Sherbert Ice Cream

  Pin this page so you can find this delicious summer treat again, because you will want to make this over the summer. This sherbet ice cream recipe has only four ingredients and you probably have one or two of them in your kitchen right now. Summer Treat: Homemade Sherbet Ice Cream Ingredients:  Junket Ice Cream Mix. Look where your store sells gelatin or you can find it here. 1 ¼ cups milk. Whole milk works best. ¾ cups heavy whipping cream Gelatin flavors of your choice. In the photos, Berry Blue, Orange, Raspberry and Lime Jello-O was used)   […] Read more »

Finding Dory Connect The Dots Pages

Finding Dory

Are your kids excited for the new Finding Dory movie opening soon! So are we! While you’re waiting for the movie to come to your local theater, print out these free Finding Dory connect the dot sheets! This set of five includes all your friends like Dory, Hank, Destiny, Otter and Bailey. Click below to get your set of five Finding Dory connect the dots pages.   Read more »

Sofia The First Activity Pages

sofia

  Do your kids love Sofia The First? So do we! Our friends at Disney created these free Sofia The First activity pages that your child will love! This set includes two coloring sheets, spot the difference, word find and a maze. Read more »

7 Skills To Model For Your Daughter By Age 13 {written by an actual mom}

7 Skills To Model For Your Daughter By Age 13

  Recently I read an article on Mashable titled 7 Skills To Teach Your Daughter By Age 13. Being a parent of two daughters and a son, I was interested to see what skills the author felt were important. Before I read the article, I clicked on the authors bio to see how old her daughter was. Not only couldn’t I find a reference to having a daughter, her bio didn’t say anything about even being a parent. The only information listed was her education, work experience and what she does in her free time, which includes hiking with her […] Read more »

Spring – A Time For Family Enjoyment

Gardening With Children

As spring approaches, families prepare for beautiful days filled with sunshine and fun. It is a favorite time of year as families often try to reconnect and spend much needed time together in the great outdoors. With the previous winter only a memory, they take advantage of what the “outside” offers. Warmer temperatures, picturesque views, nature, and more are at the fingertips of families who are willing to get out there and explore. Spring time offers many advantages and opportunities for families to get outside and enjoy themselves. The following are examples of fun outdoor spring time activities that you […] Read more »

16 Farmer’s Market Recipes

16 Farmer's Market Recipes

A farmers’ market consists of a group of farmers who have come together collectively to market their products directly to the consumer. At most farmers’ markets you usually meet the growers who produce your food.Try some of these spring recipes with items you purchase there. Zucchini Dip Finely shred enough zucchini to make 1/2 cup. Place in strainer and press out moisture. Blend with 1 cup plain low fat yogurt, and 1 minced clove of garlic, or 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder. Add a dash of curry powder or other seasoning and chill 1 hour. Stir before serving. Serve with crisp […] Read more »