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Last Minute Toys That Will Still Arrive Before Christmas

Last Minute Gifts for Kids

As a single income family, the holidays are especially tight. Luckily, in addition to blogging, I do work full-time for an extremely generous company. Every year they gift us with a lovely end of year bonus, and this bonus is what we use to make Christmas happen for our family. Since this bonus doesn’t hit […]


How to Make Handprint Ornaments in 3 Easy Steps

One of my favorite things about preschool is that the teachers really know how to tug at the heartstrings, especially around holidays like Mother’s Day and Christmas. They of all people really get how precious our little ones are, and I’m always delighted by all the handprint crafts they send home. Unfortunately, moisture got into […]


8 of the Best New Year’s Books for Kids on Amazon Prime

The Best New Year's Books for Kids

The New Year is a wonderful time for children. Think about it from their perspective: everyone around them is filled with happiness and joy and the air seems a bit lighter even. For an evening and a day there are late nights and fireworks and special drinks all around. It’s truly magical when you see […]


40 Last Minute Father’s Day Gifts for Dads + Printable Father’s Day Card

Gifts for Dads - Subscription Boxes for Dads

Father’s Day is almost here, and there’s only a little more time to get those last minute gifts for dads. I pride myself on being the Father’s Day gift queen. It’s my favorite holiday of the year, truly! My dad wasn’t around much when I was younger, and I felt abandoned as I got older. […]


17 Tips for A Stress-Free Disney Trip with Toddlers and Young Children

Tinker Bell inspired Disney ears for girls

Disney World is the land of magic for my kids. Their ages span 6 months to 10 years old and still it’s just as special a place for them. So far, Disney has been a mystical place of dreams, but a family trip to Disney is finally happening this year. We’ll have 3 kiddos in […]