10 Easy Tips to Get Kids to Eat More Vegetables

10 tricks to get kids to eat more vegetables

Trying to make a dinner everyone will love at my house is always a challenge. If it is not mac and cheese, it is not their favorite thing to eat. Getting my kids to eat more vegetables has always been a challenge. Here are some sure fire easy steps you can take to get your kids to eat more vegetables everyday. These tips and tricks are easy to implement for any family and any budget and may even save money too. 10 Tips and Tricks to Get Kids to Eat More Vegetables 1. Buy vegetables. I know this sounds so easy. You need to buy vegetables […]

How to Get Kids Moving With Leap Bands

Leap Band Fit Made Fun

I have received free products in order to host the LeapFrog and Clif Kid sponsored Mommy Party to get kids moving with Fit Made Fun. All thoughts and opinions expressed in the following article are my own. Affiliate links may be used in the post below. Any click may result in a commission to help keep this site free. I wear a digital pedometer all the time and so does my husband. My little guy loves it and wants to wear it too. If I let him, I am sure I would get many more counted steps in the day, but that just wouldn’t be […]

Celebrate BIG With Poster Birthday Cards for Kids

Big birthday cards for kids

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This birthday card shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. Every child should feel special on their birthday. A birthday is one day I enjoy going really over the top and treat my kids like a prince or princess, within reason of course. Birthdays are special occasions, since they only come once a year. What better way to celebrate than with special birthday cards for kids. When I was a kid, I always felt a little more grown up on my birthday. Poster Birthday Cards for Kids […]

Back to School Tips for Parents { Linky Party }


Everyone needs back to school tips to help ease the transition from summer sleeping in back to a routine for school. We had a few great tips from posts wonderful bloggers have linked up last week. I can’t wait to try some of these like making a menu plan for lunches, laying out clothes the night before and organize school supplies at home. I have two older ones that can pretty much do everything on their own in the morning and we will have a kindergartner this year. I will have to remember a lot for him and these articles will really help me get organized […]

What is Invisalign? Is Invisalign the right choice for your child?

StraightTalk_LOGO Learn what is invisalign

I am excited I have partnered with Invisalign so you can find out What is Invisalign ? I have been compensated for sharing this information. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this article are completely my own.   We are about to embark on a journey of straightening my, soon to be teen, daughter’s teeth. There are so many more options out there compared to when I was a teenager with braces. Invisalign is now a teeth straightening option available without metal in your mouth. I am excited to help you answer the question: What is Invisalign and the numerous advantages of using Invisalign. What is Invisalign? One […]

Nerf Rebelle Games to Play With the Star Shot

Nerf Rebelle Game

Disclosure: Nerf sent me a Nerf Rebelle Star Shot Targeting Set to add a new level of play with my daughter and her friends. These Nerf Rebelle games are fun and all ideas are our own. All thoughts and pictures of me and my daughter are my own. The Best Nerf Rebelle Games Set Up a Spy Mission Nerf Rebelle Game My daughter is always coming up with clever ways to play with her toys. She is in love with the Hunger Games books and movies and Nerf Rebelle allows her to play out her fun. She loves to invent new games. As soon as she […]

The Best Family Game Night Ideas – Quality Unplugged Time

Family Game night board Games

Sometimes it feels like we have been trapped indoors forever. This winter has been incredibly cold. I think this spring will be very rainy. When we are all stuck indoors for a long time, we need some family fun activity to do. We have found many family game night ideas to fight those inside blues. We were so excited when Hasbro sent the new Elefun and Friends Mouse Trap game to try. Elefun and Friends Mouse Trap was so easy to set up. We had it all put together in just a few minutes for family game night. Little Face loved to see the little ball […]

Nutrition for Kids


I decided to go to the PTA meeting the other night, since there was a speaker talking about nutrition for kids giving a presentation called “Growing Healthy Kids (in a junk food world).” I am highly interested in nutrition for kids My Plate  Here is a picture of My Plate and the website where you can get it is Choose My Plate.gov. This replaces the old food pyramid we grew up on with a logical picture of a plate. This gives a much better picture of how your plate should look if you are eating a balanced meal. As you can see half the plate […]

The Best Cars Birthday Party Ideas

Cars Birthday Cake

Cars Birthday Party Ideas I can’t believe little face is three years old. It seems only yesterday I brought him home in a little blanket all wrapped up from the hospital. I love and hate that he is now a little boy. For me three is when you are no longer a baby and are a big boy. Three is my favorite age. He likes to play with his toys and his favorite is Disney Cars. He loves the movies, the toys and everything Disney Cars. So the theme for this is Cars Birthday Party! I love to throw a birthday party. One of the […]