December 7, 2018

There are so many great gifts out there and kids are all so very different. This guide to buying a present for your grandkids will help you avoid some toy pitfalls and hopefully give you some new present suggestions to consider.

November 30, 2018

I've done the hard work of gathering some sweet gift ideas. Now you just have to click and relax in the knowledge that your presents are amazing. Oh, and bonus- everything fits in a stocking!

November 27, 2018

Christmas stockings are equal parts fun and the worst. This awesome list will help take the pain out of finding the perfect gifts.

November 15, 2018

If you enjoy crafting AT ALL a Cricut will make all of your wildest dreams come true. If you have a parent/adult child/spouse/whoever that likes creating, this would make the best Christmas gift ever. We talk about what a Cricut is, what you can make with one, and the...

September 25, 2018

Kid's birthdays are easy, but I have struggled with the old birthday for my husband, poor guy. It's silly because he's an amazing man who loves me and our kids. But I have struggled. 

While marriages are complicated and all different, these are some truths I've (sl...

March 19, 2018

I just found out that one of my sisters does not play Monopoly at Safeway and I wonder if I ever knew her at all. 

I mean, sure I've never won a big prize or anything, but I COULD. 

Last year I won a $5 for groceries coupon. Five dollars! That was a sweet little per...

March 1, 2018

Our friends’ baby recently had surgery. Everything went well and the baby is doing fine, but our sweet, amazing, great-parent friends have a house full of other kids and are Tired. With the recovery, there has been little sleep going around, which is challenging on its...

February 22, 2018

I am kind of a kid's craft supply hoarder, full disclosure. I see googly eyes and alphabet beads and I cannot restrain myself. It's kind of a problem.

The nearest Dollar Tree isn’t really close and my local Target has the worst dollar spot I've ever seen. It's like 3 sh...

February 20, 2018

I'm pretty sure my siblings inwardly groan when they see my number calling them. I have a tendency to come up with these great ideas and then invite/force them all to participate. 

A few years back I came up with this winner: A Family Values Book. 

A what? 

It's a book wh...

December 19, 2017

Fun Alert: This idea would be perfect for a special Christmas gift. Or Father's Day. Or Easter. Or any other time you want to be Totally Awesome. 

My dad is a Master Treasure Hunt Giver. His very clever brain works overtime coming up with some fun treasure hunt clues fo...

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