75 things to do this summer with kids!

75 Things to do this summer with kids

School is out, or nearly out! Kids already telling you they are bored? Never fear, here are 75 things to do this summer with kids! Do you have any to add? Build and fly kites Swing on swings Plant a veggie garden. Go swimming Go bird watching – even in your back yard Blow bubbles […]

Easy Homemade Play Dough Recipe – No stove required!

Homemade Play Dough Recipe

Forget the stove top. Use your stand mixer to make your favorite homemade play dough recipe. It’s so much easier to let your stand mixer do the work for you! With summer vacation on the horizon, I’m looking for fun things for the kids to do. I just got a new stand mixer that’s simple […]

Kidoodle.TV: Child Safe TV shows

Kidoodle.TV - Child Safe TV Shows

I participated in a Blogger Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Kidoodle.TV. I received a promotional item and a free trial as a thank you for participating. My kids like to watch tv. and while there are a lot of child safe TV shows out there, I hate the commercials. I’m not just […]

Have you tried Gymboree Play & Music?

Gymboree Play - The Maven

This summer, while the big kids are in summer school, Edison and I have been spending some time at Gymboree Play & Music. It’s nice to have some time just for us and meet other kiddos his age too! Not to mention I get to meet other moms! We have an awesome teacher. Colleen, for […]

Rev your engines! Cars 2 is coming!

Cars 2

Star racecar Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) and the incomparable tow truck Mater (voice of Larry the Cable Guy) take their friendship to exciting new places in “Cars 2” when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world’s fastest car. But the road to the championship is […]

Shiver me timbers! Pirates of the Caribbean goodies for kids!

Pirates of the Caribben mask

I’m really excited about seeing the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie next week! This weekend I was going to spend some time outside, but it appears Mother Nature has other plans, so instead, we’ll be getting our pirate on at home. A big thank you to our friends at Disney for this fun Pirates […]