Homemade Itch Relief Wipes


Have you been spending more time outdoors this summer like we have? If you’ve noticed less posts, it’s because I spend less time working on the computer while the kids are out of school.  I try to do at least one or two fun things with the kids each week and we keep a loose “routine.” […]

15 Beautiful Summer Wreaths


The bright sun of summer makes colors pop! From the strawberries and peppers in the garden to the shimmering waves in the pool as the kids play, the shining sun makes everything vibrant.  This summer, jazz up your front door with one of these creative sun-sational summer wreaths! 15 Beautiful Summer Wreaths 1. Beach-Themed Summer […]

4th of July Activities Perfect for Kids

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It’s hard to believe that the 4th of July is right around the corner. Adults have no problem getting into the perfect amount of mischief when this holiday rolls around, but what about the kids? As a matter of fact, my dad has decreed that none of his children (and their spouses) are allowed to […]

Bravo’s New Show “Odd Mom Out”: Lighthearted fun


I don’t watch much television.  Besides my Friday morning laundry sessions watching The Blacklist while the kids were in school during the spring, I rarely pay attention to what is on the screen. However, when I was recently asked to review a new show on Bravo I agreed because I was intrigued by the premise.  […]

5 Ways to Survive a Road Trip with Kids This Summer

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Summer is finally here and that means it’s time to take a road trip with the family. We can all agree that kids don’t always travel as well as adults because boredom can set in so quickly. Here are 5 ways you can survive a road trip with kids this summer. In my mind a […]