Summer Pizza Party plus a recipe for Caprese Salad!

I love caprese salad almost as much as I love pizza. It’s so fresh tasting and it’s super easy to make. It’s 4 ingredients, all easy to find at the grocery store when you’re picking up your pizza. It’s so simple and delicious!

5 things you need on a road trip with kids including Britax Car Seats

Rear facing in Britax

We are headed out for our first road trip of the summer. The whole family is headed down for NW Biggest Baby Shower in Portland. We’re going to check out the event for the blog, and get some family time in. We leave this afternoon and I’m realizing I better make a checklist for our […]

Family Game Night: Power Rangers Monopoly

Monopoly Gameboard

I’ve been playing Monopoly for as long as I can remember. I remember pulling out the tattered and worn box from it’s place on the shelf, organizing the money into their correct trays and lining up the wooden (yes, wooden) houses in neat little rows. Then there was separating the Chance and Community Chest cards […]

Ideas to encourage reading in children with Read With Me Scout from LeapFrog

Ideas to encourage reading in children

A big thank you to Mom Select and LeapFrog for providing my family with a Read With Me Scout to help with ideas to encourage reading in children. Ideas to encourage reading in children 1.) Read every day for at least 20 minutes, whether they are 1 or 10 or… 2.) Have access to books. […]