Family Life

4 Simple Ways to Include God in Your Child’s Day

4 Simple Ways to Include God in Your Child’s Day

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. Daily life, especially SAHM life, can really get monotonous sometimes! Not in the way that we deal with the same stuff every day–you know that’s not right!–but in the sense that we can fall […]

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Fun for Kids

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Fun for Kids

As much as I love planning and doing fun holiday stuff with my little man, sometimes life gets in the way and I find myself scrambling to find ideas and activities to make the day special. Luckily, it is very easy to pull together last […]

Help Your Child Recover Quickly This Flu Season

Help Your Child Recover Quickly This Flu Season

So, we had a sick week at our house. More like a week and a half. Bronchitis and two rounds of the stomach bug, fun! As you probably know, the most important things you can do when you are sick are rest, stay hydrated/nourished, and […]

7 Simple Ways to Build Trust With Your Child

7 Simple Ways to Build Trust With Your Child

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. I believe there are two major components to building trust: communication and consistency. Children will learn to trust us based on what we repeatedly communicate to them through both our words and actions, so […]

Use a Family Challenge to Grow Closer This Year

Use a Family Challenge to Grow Closer This Year

Have you been trying to find new ways to bond with your family? Why not commit to a family challenge this year? Think of it as something similar to a New Year’s resolution, or a goal that is aligned with your family values. Choosing a […]

13 Awesome Indoor Toys for Active Toddlers

13 Awesome Indoor Toys for Active Toddlers

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. If your toddler is anything like mine, you are dread the days spent indoors. My son is super active with a ton of energy; You will frequently find him scaling the furniture, running as […]

12 Best Gifts for Baby’s First Christmas

12 Best Gifts for Baby’s First Christmas

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. If you are anything like me, there is no way that you are going to wait until next year to start buying presents for your little one, even if people are telling you it’s […]

6 Gift Tips for a Clutter Free Christmas with Little Ones

6 Gift Tips for a Clutter Free Christmas with Little Ones

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. Are you already dreading the aftermath of Christmas knowing that you have tons of toys and can’t imagine adding more? It can be hard enough coming up with a gift list for little ones […]

How to Make Thanksgiving Exciting for Kids

How to Make Thanksgiving Exciting for Kids

I love the holidays. And when I say that, I don’t just mean Halloween and Christmas. I hate that I even have to ask this, but when did we forget about Thanksgiving? It is clearly important to many of us–after all, it is the most […]

Preparing For Your Newborn: Everything You Need for a Warm Welcome

Preparing For Your Newborn: Everything You Need for a Warm Welcome

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. Bringing a new baby home can be almost more terrifying than exciting. There are so many things you can’t possibly know about this new experience, because you haven’t been there yet! Trust me, I […]