Three Ways to Organize Your Essential Oils

Three ways to organize your essential oils depending on the size of your collection

Since we started using Young Living Essential Oils almost a year ago, my collection has grown abundantly. I never gave much thought to organizing essential oils until the quantity finally demanded that I get my oils off the kitchen counter (and classified by color and alphabetized ;).)  Here are three ways organize your essential oils depending […]

7 tips for Decorating Cookies with Kids #IDelight

How to Host a Cookie Decorating Playdate without loosing your mind

Baking and devouring sweet treats are two of Sweet T’s favorite things in the world so she was elated to have a friend over this week for a cookie decorating playdate. Brother even got to participate in the fun! Here are a few do’s and dont’s for decorating cookies with your kids or hosting a […]

A Better World for Kids: A Game for Good

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Whether video games on consoles or a computer or apps on phones and tablets, games are everywhere these days. Most are for entertainment, but many these days are focusing on education and positive thinking. Though I don’t want Sweet T or Gus to be constantly staring at a screen, I appreciate that there are games […]

Thanksgiving Turkey Snacks

Thanksgiving Turkey Snacks for Fall

It finally FEELS like fall around here now. Today we’re celebrating with these cute little turkeys for an after school snack. Hoping the kids gobble them right up! (*groan*) Thanksgiving Turkey Snacks Print Thanksgiving Turkey Snacks Author: Jenn Recipe type: Snack Cuisine: Kids Prep time:  5 mins Total time:  5 mins   Your kids are sure to “gobble […]

Fall Sensory Table

Fall sensory table #IDelight

It’s October. They tell me it’s fall. I’m not really convinced since the high here is 87 degrees today. I know that come January I’ll be grateful I don’t have to pour hot water on my car just to get the door open, but it would be nice to experience a fall and spring like […]

7 Tips for Starting Preschool

Tips for Starting Preschool

In some parts of the country, school is just now starting back. I know this thanks to Facebook and all the adorable photos mama’s are posting! We joined in last month on Sweet T’s first day of preschool. Sweet T is a little introvert and doesn’t cope well with change. Now that she’s been in […]

Protected: How to Apply Essential Oils to the Ear

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Mom Guilt Bingo

Mom Guilt Bingo

Feeling some mom guilt today? Of course you are! Let’s make a game of it. Mom Guilt Bingo is perfect for Mom’s night out, where you’re already feeling guilty for enjoying the break you are taking from the kids. Everyone gets a free space for looking at their phone at the park. If you have not used your phone at […]

Support your child’s immune system this school year…without putting her in a giant hamster ball.

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*Note: The wording of this post has been changed from the original in order to ensure FDA compliance and may not read as smoothly as it was intended As a self-confessed germbophobe, I used to get pretty nervous at the start of winter. My solution? Keep each kid in a hamster ball. Ok I didn’t go quite […]

Toy Story Birthday Party Theme

Toy Story Woody and Jessie cake

Sweet T turned 4 years old this week and we celebrated with a Toy Story birthday party. It was actually a Woody and Jessie western party to be more specific. Buzz got left out of the festivities and plans to appear solo at Gus’ birthday instead. Even though this was a celebration just for a […]