Our Top 5 Free Halloween Decor Printables

We love Halloween. We love decorating on a budget even more. These printables are great for your basic black frames and dollar store finds. You can print them as 8.5 x 11 or as a smaller 5×7. Choose your favorites or print them all. Kids In Area I mean, they’re scary little critters, these kids. […]

How to Make An Apple Volcano

This is most easy peasy apple volcano you’re ever going to make – and – it’s fun for all ages. Our kiddos ranged from 2 to 14 and every one of them had a blast. All puns intended. You’ll need: Apples – the bigger the better Baking Soda Vinegar Food Coloring (Optional) Apple Corer or […]

The Month for Supporting Moms & Their Kids – October Awareness Month List

October is the Month for Moms, for raising awareness for so many things women & children face. I know that people might disagree with that statement, but it really is true. Take a look at the list below. October Awareness Campaigns & Their Colors October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness October is Autism Awareness […]

Easy Salt Dough Ornament & Craft Recipe

Step One Mix the flour and salt in a mixing bowl. Step Two Preheat your oven. You’ll want to set it at 170. Step Three Slowly add water to your flour / salt mix. The dough needs to have a smooth consistency, so you may not use it all. Step Four Place parchment paper on […]

Crunchy Moms Fall Wardrobe & Makeup Look Book | Guide

Fall is my favorite season. I know, I know. You thought I was going to say Spring since I LOVE planting, chicks hatching and flowers, but alas, my favorite season is Fall because of the cooler nights, hoodies, colorful leaves, pumpkins, Halloween, Thanksgiving (Okay, this list is LONG) and a thousand other things I could […]

Our Road Trip From CA to Yellowstone National Park

I am currently writing this journal from a campground somewhere in West Yellowstone. The campground is nestled in the woods near Madison Arm with views of the Tetons and various other snow-covered mountain tops. Looking it up on Google Maps led us to believe we are seeing The Crags, the North White Peak and the […]

To The Mama’s Who Have No Idea What to Do About School

First, I just have to say, I am 100% sure you’re not alone. Not 99%. Not 67%. I am 100% sure that there is a mama in your state, your town, even on your road that is exactly right where you are right now. This year has been insane for our kids – and for […]

LOL Dolls Have Questionable Designs that Show Up in Cold Water

My daughter has been getting into LOL dolls more and more over the last six months. We have literally thrown a few away the minute they were opened because of what they were wearing. Apparently, there’s a lot more to be concerned about than what is actually visible. Hilary Williams discovered that there’s more than […]

It’s World Breastfeeding Week – August 1st to August 7th

As a breastfeeding advocate that has spent 91+ months of my life nursing my own children, I love celebrating and encouraging breastfeeding. I personally feel that the connection I had with my children was even stronger due to nursing them. I have to add, however, that I was not able to breastfeed ALL of my […]