Tag: children

Special Delivery: Dinner Made Easier

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The question of "what's for dinner?" haunts me nightly. Rushing home from work, grabbing the kids, heading to after-school activities - dinner can seem...

A Day In My Life… With Two Toddlers

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I'm at stay-at-home mom with two toddlers - Carter is 3.5 and Mackenzie is 1.5 years old.  I feel so lucky and grateful to spend every...

Freebies and Fun at the Phoenix Open

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Thinking about going to the Phoenix Open? I say go for it, and don't let bringing your little ones stand in your way. I've...

The Top 10 Family Fun Events In January

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The holiday decorations are coming down, the kids are back in school and your social calendar is finally free from holiday plans, but not...

Mom’s Morning Out. AKA: Heaven on Thursday.

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Oh haaai, friend. Pull up a chair. La ti da. That? Oh, nothing. Just the remnants of a cinnamon bun that baby-in-the-tummy and I consumed without...

Time to Keep Calm and Get Pampered

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  You survived the summer, hooray! The kids are back in school and hopefully that means at least a few more moments to yourself. Take...

Vacation Bible School 2015

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It's that time of year again. . . Just a few more weeks of school. Vacations are in the making. Kids are wondering what...

7 Things I Thought Were Easy Before I Became “MOM”

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Sometimes motherhood means making sacrifices... or at least, adjustments. I believe that every stage of life carries the ability to challenge us, but I...

Celebrating Our Teachers

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Celebrating our teachers is important for kids and their families. May 4 -8 is the week when children have the opportunity to show how much they...

Confessions of a Toddler Mom

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Motherhood.   You don't get it until you do it.   Several times I've called my dear friends (who all had kids before me), simply to...

Top 5 Tips for Tackling Maui With Children

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Have you ever been to Maui? How about with small children?  Our first and only trip to Hawaii was about two years ago when Luke...

Toy Spring Cleaning: Eco-Friendly Toys from Local Stores

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Open the windows, open the doors; it’s time for spring cleaning! Throw out your kid's bruised, abused, and broken toys and replace them with some...

Tips for Bringing Preschoolers to the Theater

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I love the theater! I grew up performing in shows since I was five, and spent all my spare money in college on tickets...

New Year’s Resolutions {of a 2-YEAR-OLD}

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New Year's Resolutions. They aren't just for grown-ups. Ah, a brand new year. A clean slate. Fresh beginnings.  A chance to cast off the old and put...

Best Holiday Gifts {toy edition}

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Looking for children's gifts that will be used for years? Look no further!!  Here are 6 of the best gifts for children this holiday season. Not...

The Surprising Thing Schools Are Teaching

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Our typical dinner table conversation with a family of 5 is loud and not always friendly. I am used to hearing “I don’t want...

Fun Free Backyard Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

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With the weather improving, it's finally time to get outside and play! Here are some of my kids' favorite backyard activities when they were toddlers...

Silikids: Smart Tableware for Kids {and Giveaway!}

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Have you tried Silikids Tableware for your toddlers and young kids? I had not heard of these gadgets until our last SMB Mom's Night...

One Day of Fake Fall in Phoenix

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The calendar tells me that fall is in full swing, and yet, as a Phoenix newbie, it's rather hard to believe. There are no changing leaves,...

Reasons my Child is Crying

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If you've ever had a toddler,  you'll love this.  Because if you've ever had a toddler, you'll know that they cry for any reason...

6 Ways To Keep Your Marriage A Priority – Part 2

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Editor's Note: This is Part 2 in a series Jess started last week. You can read Part 1 here. Enjoy! Today I'm sharing the last...

Indoor Playdate Recap and Pictures | Chaparral Christian Church

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Indoor play at it's finest!  A huge thank you to all the families that came our to our playdate last week at Chaparral Church! We...

8 Fun Water Activities for Kids

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We are well into July and if you're like me your summer bucket list is just about complete. With another month 3 months of...

Lego KidsFest | Fun for everyone

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This post is written on behalf of Lego KidsFest in exchange for 4 tickets to their Friday evening event.  All content and opinions are...

Sponsored Post | Zinburger Giveaway

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Zinburger provided our family with a meal for the purpose of this review. All opinions are my own. At three-years old, in her bedtime prayers,...

Uncovering Food Allergies

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I had a rough transition into motherhood.  Actually, I had a really rough transition into motherhood.  You see, my first born is allergic to...

Indoor Playdate Recap | Cactus Crossfit

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We had so much fun at our Indoor Playdate at Cactus Crossfit and we hope you did too!   We'd like to thank our event hosts,...

Indoor Playdate is TOMORROW!!

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  We really hope that you are joining us for tomorrow's indoor playdate at Cactus Crossfit!!  If you haven't had a chance to...

Potty Training 101 Recap | KidsPark Scottsdale

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A big thank you to all the moms we met at our Potty Training 101 class last Sunday!  We truly hope that you enjoyed...

5 Favorite Things for Summer Travel with Kids

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If you read my last post then you'll know that summer, in my opinion, is here. Another reason why I think summer is here...