Top List of the 4 Best Fun and Educational Apps for Kids #SummerLearningDay

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How do you keep your kids learning all summer long?  Today, July 14th is actually Summer Learning Day and since we know it can be challenging to get kids motivated to “learn” during those warm summer days when they’d rather be in the pool, we thought we’d share some great ideas for mobile games and […]

Learn Animation for FREE with Pixar in a Box #FindingDoryEvent


Wanna be animators and fans of Pixar films will love this FREE opportunity to learn more about Animation directly from the genius team at Pixar. Pixar partnered with Khan Academy to create a plethora of online coursework in Animation that literally takes people STEP by STEP into the science and math that create animation. What […]

New Highlights Every Day App Review #HighlightsEveryDay & $25 iTunes Gift Card Giveaway

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Beloved kids’ magazine @Highlights has been reimagined for the digital age. Hooray! Our family is wild about Highlights magazine, so we love that Highlights is now DIGITAL! The new Highlights Every Day App features new puzzles, jokes, and stories delivered digitally each day. How fun! Check out New Highlights Every Day App Review below. This is […]

Easy DIY Rust-oleum Transformations


I’m obsessed now with Rust-oleum and how you can literally TRANSFORM anything into something new to match the colors and trends that fit your style. Walmart challenged us to buy Rust-oleum and transform a mystery object they shipped to us in the mail into something new and different. Check out what we did below for our […]

DIY Easy Grapevine Wreath 

DIY Easy Grapevine Wreath 

Looking to “Spring” up your home? Brighten your vases or your front door? I love to alternate artificial florals, evergreens, and foliage in all my vases and wreaths at the turn of every season. It’s a fun way to change up my home decor so I don’t get bored with the environment and an easy […]

Free Printable Mother’s Day Cupcake Toppers

Free Printable Mother's Day Cupcake Toppers

Something sweet to pretty up your treats! Download our Free Printable Mothers’s Day Cupcake Topper. So cute! Bright and cute and so easy to create to make a fun splash when you entertain Mom this spring. Simply download and print our HIGH resolution PDF file, cut, glue and you are ready to entertain. Download our […]

25 Awesome Butterfly Craft Ideas

25 Awesome Butterfly Craft Ideas

Looking for Spring craft ideas? My kids adore making colorful critters! Butterfly crafts are so much fun since anything goes with colors and wing size! And kids adore popping on those google eyes to bring their Butterfly to life after designing a colorful winged masterpiece!  Check out our roundup of 25 Awesome Butterfly Craft Ideas below. […]

Simple Valentine’s Day party Decor Ideas

Simple Valentine's Day party Decor Ideas

Love is in the air! Check out ideas on how to set the festive mood with Simple Valentine’s Day party decor.  I love planning little celebrations all year long – both at home and in the kids classrooms at school. I picked up some simple Valentine’s Day party decor without breaking the bank at Walmart. […]

20 Things To Do When Snowed In During a Blizzard This Winter

20 Things To Do When Snowed During a Blizzard

Who else is bracing for the upcoming Blizzard in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast? If your like us here in Philly, we haven’t really had snow yet this winter so kids are ECSTATIC for the white stuff . December was abnormally warm,  but it’s time for the snow to fall.  As snow days are approaching, it’s always […]

DIY Bling Storage Ideas for the Win!


Every January we go crazy purging the house of excess and TRYING to organize. Bins galore for the win! Bins rock and definitely help us manage the items we need to KEEP. Whether they be in the storage closets in the laundry room, our garage or our linen closet and beyond. Yes, we store and […]