If you follow me on Instagram you know we’ve been having a great conversation about how to motivate kids. It helps to know I’m not alone, whether it’s struggling with a parenting decision or simply checking in every morning to say hi! After the great discussion and … [Read more...] about Tea Time is Helping Keep Our Family on Track
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It’s amazing how magical writing things down can be. Every weekend I spend 10 minutes looking at my calendar, thinking through our week, and writing out a plan for the days ahead. I call it a prep day -- the day to get organized and meal plan, the day to mentally and physically … [Read more...] about What is a Weekly Prep Day?
Last weekend we celebrated my daughter’s birthday! When we asked her how she wanted to celebrate this year (birthdays are hard in a pandemic, am I right?), she stated she really wanted a unicorn cake. Of course! What little girl DOESN’T want a unicorn cake? So when my special … [Read more...] about Making a Unicorn Cake for a Special Birthday
Our best-selling At Home with Kids Guidebook has been updated for Fall 2020 and is available now in our printable shop! When COVID-19 hit us all last spring, many of us jumped into new roles and responsibilities. While we've homeschooled our kids before, that certainly wasn't … [Read more...] about Newly Updated Printable for Kids
It’s summer-time and I am really loving all the extra time with my kids! I am especially loving this time without the burden of “learning from home." One way we have fun as a family is picnics. I get the kids involved by having them help select the perfect foods and we prepare … [Read more...] about Summer Picnic Essentials