Do you wonder when to keep a child home from school?

Snuggled on the couch

School is back in session, and you may be finding that you’re already dealing with the first round of school crud. Do you ever have a hard time deciding when to keep a child home from school? Have you ever sent them off anyway, with tissues stuffed in their pockets; an extra box in their backpack, only to get that dreaded “come get your child” phone call?

Getting ready for Summer School with the help of Mabel’s Labels


“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Mabel’s Labels. I received a voucher to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Summer School. Sort of. With the school year wrapping up a lot of kids are heading to summer camps. Some of […]

4 Tips on Coping with Autism


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GNKroger #CollectiveBias Let’s face it, being a parent is hard. Anyone that says otherwise is living in a Leave it to Beaver sit-com.  As if it wasn’t challenging enough, being the parent of a child with Autism has […]

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 […]

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 […]


Lovable Labels Spooktacular Sale!

  Need some fun labels for back to school? Save $10 when you spend $25 (before taxes and shipping) September 20-22 only!