My son has started to learn his alphabet and I was looking for ways to help him review his letters each day. There are lot of printable sheets online, but I found myself printing so many and I needed a way to reuse them occasionally. Some of my favorite alphabet printables are from “This Reading… Continue reading diy dry erase alphabet book
I am always looking for great resources to help me reinforce my son’s education at home. When he first started to learn his shapes, I found this great activity book online. It was easy to make and we still use it to help my son review his shapes. First I went to this awesome… Continue reading toddler shapes activity book
While we were away, we welcomed a new member to our family! I am now a mom of an infant and a toddler (wow!). I am learning to adjust to the lack of sleep again, but enjoying the extra time with my family while on maternity leave. I feel like Memorial day is the unofficial… Continue reading cute summer wreath
When my son was a baby, I liked to prep meals for him as well. I pretty much made all of his baby food, except when we were traveling. He LOVED to eat and I made his food from the beginning. I plan to do the same thing with our next child. One of my… Continue reading make your own baby food
I saw this cute Brown Bear, Brown Bear activity and decided to give it a try since this is one of my son’s favorite books. Here is how to make it, including a free printable!
I have recently started working on my taxes and helping others as I do most years and this year I decided to try out a different provider. Typically I go straight to TurboTax and they make things fairly easy, however, the past few years I don’t like the hidden fees and the way they up-sell… Continue reading Truly Free Tax Returns
As you know, I love mason jars so when my mom mentioned she saw, on pinterest, a way to make solar lights out of the jars I thought I would give it a try. I didn’t really have specific directions to follow for the lights, so I tried different things until I got something… Continue reading mason jar solar lights
Since we moved into our new place, I have been wanting to update my office/work space. I wanted it to look more organized, fun, and have a more cohesive look. I didn’t want to spend too much on the updates so I tried to mostly work with what I already owned.
In that last few years I have started running and participating in races. At each race I typically get a bib and a medal. The medals were starting to stack up and I had nowhere to display them. Scrolling through Pinterest (as I do all too frequently), I saw this idea from someone displaying karate… Continue reading easy sports award display
I love using mason jars around my home. They are so versatile and inexpensive. Here is a cute way to use them as vases.