Kerri Jablonski AKA The Maven lives in Seattle,WA with her 3 kids (2008, 2010, 2013), husband, cat and backyard chickens. Two of her children have special needs. Kerri enjoys cooking, travel, movies and spending time with her family.

‘Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical!’ Now Available

If you already love Disney movies, you need to know about Disney Broadway too! Disney's Newsies is available on Disney Movies Anywhere TODAY, May 23rd! Disney Home Entertainment sent us a fun gift … [Read more...]

Helping Your Child Get Dressed By Themselves

Sponsored by Zappos When you are a parent to a child or children with special needs, you might dread developmental milestones. The newsletters that come about what goals they are meeting get tossed … [Read more...]

New Cars 3 Trailer Featuring Jackson Storm!

I do believe we are counting the days until Cars 3 races into theaters! As soon as Sebby got home from school last Monday, May 1, he was asking for the new Cars 3 toys that were released! He's … [Read more...]

Kedi is on YouTube Red Today, May 10th!

I've always felt that cats are magical creatures, so when I first saw the trailers for Kedi, I was obviously excited. This wonderful cat documentary that made it's theatrical debut in February is now … [Read more...]

zulily celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week!

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week and thanks to zulily for sponsoring this post!I hope you are giving teachers lots of extra love this week - at the very least, more than usual! For the first-time, … [Read more...]

Make these easy DIY Musical Wine Charms!

This DIY musical wine charms shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. … [Read more...]

10 things you can do to be eco-friendly for mom

Torn on what to give mom for Mother's Day? You'll love these eco-friendly mom gifts! They won't break the bank and these gifts for mom will make her smile! There's a gift idea for every mom on this … [Read more...]

Need some gifts for mom this Mother’s Day?

Mother's Day will be here before you know it. Instead of running to the mall for the perfect gift for mom, put the kids to work and get craft instead! These homemade gifts for mom are sure to … [Read more...]

Don’t miss these fun things to do in May!

I don't know about you, but I can't believe it's almost summer! It's finally getting warmer here in Seattle, and the kids are ready to get outside in play, coming up with fun things to do in May is no … [Read more...]


Are you counting the days down to the newest Pirates of the Caribbean movie? You should be, it looks like it's going to be swashbuckling fun! Scroll down for Dead Men Tell No Tales Activity … [Read more...]

Mocha Mamachino (frappuchino copy-cat recipe)

Ninja Kitchen sent me a Ninja Coffee Bar, which inspired Mocha Mamachino (frappuchino copy-cat recipe). All opinions and experiences are my own. This post may contain affiliate links.  Make a Mocha … [Read more...]

Kid’s T-Shirt Scarf Inspired By American Girl’s Z Yang

When I told Quincy this week about American Girl's new Contemporary Character, Z Yang, she immediately started asking me if we could do a craft. I was thinking about what we'd do, and when I saw Z's … [Read more...]