I DECIDED TO CREATE THE MOMUMENTAL MOTHERS SERIES TO CELEBRATE WOMEN FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE. EACH OF THE WOMEN I WILL FEATURE ARE DIFFERENT, BUT THEY ARE ALL UNITED IN MOTHERHOOD. Today I have an interview for you with Valerie. Welcome! Valerie has a blog called MinnesotaMrsMom. Can you tell us more about yourself? … Continue reading Momumental Mothers #11: Valerie
Do you ever look for fun activities to do with your child, or perhaps need something to keep the kids busy on a day with poor weather? Look no further! The following projects can be done easily with little supplies required, little to no prep time, and each activity can be done by children of … Continue reading Easy (and Cheap!) Family Art Projects
Disclaimer: I was kindly gifted boxes by I Create Art Kit for review in exchange for an honest review. All opinions expressed are those of me and/or my family. I Create Art is a unique monthly art subscription for kids to help them explore art and their own creativity, plus have tons of fun. I knew … Continue reading I Create Art Kit: Subscription Box Review #8
Disclaimer: Guide Dots kindly gifted this product to me in exchange for an honest review. All opinions expressed are those of myself and/or my family. As a child I was constantly drawing. I would draw rainbows, people and faces, pictures of my Barbie horse, use my Fashion Plates toy and design and color the clothes … Continue reading Guide Dots: Subscription Box #7
See that adorable little guy? Look at those dark brown puppy dog eyes, surrounded by the longest dark eyelashes you've ever seen. Just try to keep from kissing those soft cheeks: it's almost impossible. See that cute smile? Try your best to not give in when you say, "No!" and he says, "Oh," while looking … Continue reading The Terrible Twos in Action
Yesterday as I backed my car out of the driveway, The Beatles' Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da began to play on the radio. The upbeat song about Desmond and Molly and then the family they create has always been one I've enjoyed. I have always been a huge Beatles fan, just as my husband is; that's one of … Continue reading Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
Charlesbridge kindly sent me a copy of two recently published books in their Baby Loves Science series, Baby Loves The Five Senses: Sight! and Baby Loves The Five Senses: Hearing! Both books are written by Ruth Spiro and illustrated by Irene Chan. At first glance, seeing that these were board books, I wasn’t sure that … Continue reading Book Review: Baby Loves The Five Senses: Sight! And Baby Loves The Five Senses: Hearing!
The rollercoaster Imagine waiting in line to board a rollercoaster car. You are feeling excited and a little impatient. Once you board the car and are strapped in you begin to feel nervous and hesitant. Do you really want to take this ride? Next, the car jerks and you feel scared and begin to regret … Continue reading Riding the Rollercoaster of Emotions: How to Teach Your Children About Feelings