Behavior Incentive plan for 8-12 yr olds

Recently I hit a wall in my parenting skills. My girls are now 8, 10 and 12. They are so smart and I am out numbered! I began to feel like my girls expected the world to be given to them and they started getting really cranky and fussy when asked to contribute around the […]

Unfinished work…

There is so much unfinished in my house. My laundry is always unfinished. It’s a full time job to keep those baskets empty and just when I empty the last one, I go upstairs to find MORE laundry in the kids rooms! It truly is always unfinished… and I am okay with that. The dishes are […]

Thoughts while getting a Massage!

I have partnered with Spa810 for a series of posts about their awesome services. All opinions are mine and are honest! After a very busy weekend of travel and running around, I was thankful to have a massage scheduled for Monday morning! My back is where I carry my stress. Add to that, my (not […]

Busy Mom Tip: How to Keep up with Laundry (+ Savings)

I have partnered with Biz to bring you this post! All opinions are mine and are honest! I like to talk about products I use and love! Biz is one of them. I am a BUSY BUSY mama of four littles! They range in age from 16 months to 12 years old! This means our laundry […]

Celebrating turning 12 with Captain America Themed Party

A huge thanks to Oriental Trading for helping make this party PERFECT! My 12 yr old isn’t a “girly girl!” She never has been. She likes things that SHE likes and isn’t easily convinced to change for something that another likes! She decided a few years back that she enjoyed Avengers and Captain America was […]

Parenting with the End in mind!

For the past few months, my hubby and I have been attending Parent Camp. I really wanted to attend for a few reasons, but mainly because the teen years are coming quickly and I want to be ahead of the game. I don’t want to live in a crazy cycle of either apathy or shooting into […]

Upcycled Chick-fil-A Containers for Sensory Baby Play

Anyone that knows me knows that my family LOVES Chick-fil-A! We go at least once a week, and often times more! They know us by name and we have made some precious friendships with a few of the hostess ladies. When I know they have something personal going on, I want to check up on […]

National Random Acts of Kindness Day

National Random Acts of Kindness Day is today(Feb. 17)! I have a love hate relationship with us actually having a day like this. I wish we could do this EVERY day!  I love opportunities to involve my kids in paying it forward and doing kind things for others! In honor of today, UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation […]

Tooth Fairy Tips to help create magic and make memories

With four kiddos in my house, I feel like we are constantly enjoying the fun that the Tooth Fairy brings! She comes with the kids lose a tooth, at Halloween to take the bad candy and again at Valentine’s Day if needed. She cares deeply about their teeth! Below you will find some tips for […]

Send your Sweetheart a FREE Snuggle Serenade

I love Valentine’s day! I love that it’s a day the world focuses on LOVE, not hate! I love that I get to spoil my hubby and kids with treats and pour on my love for them in fun ways! This year Snuggle is offering a fun way to do just this! Send a Snuggle […]