Disney’s Zootopia Movie Available June 7 + Zootopia Craft #ZooCanDoIt

I am partnering with my friends at Disney to share my thoughts about the Zootopia movie and a super fun Zootopia craft with you. As always, the thoughts and opinions expressed in the blog post are 100% my own. Disney's Zootopia is an entertaining film that teaches kids positive life lessons about believing in yourself, following your dreams, and hard work. Although it has been months since we went to the theater to see Zootopia, my 8-year-old … [Read more...]

Free Printable FINDING DORY Memory Game

My kids have been loving this FINDING DORY Memory Game! It's free to download and print from the links below. Tip: If you have a laminator machine or self-laminating sheets, laminate the game cards so they last longer. Disney Pixar's FINDING DORY movie release date is June 17th! It won't be too much longer until we find out what adventures await our favorite Disney Pixar fish and ocean creatures. If you are planning a FINDING DORY party, … [Read more...]

DIY Mosaic Art Stepping Stones

Get creative with your kids this summer! See how easy it is to make decorative mosaic stepping stones for your yard or garden.  We upcycled Chick-fil-A plastic salad containers as our stepping stone molds. The containers are a nice smaller size for kids to use in mosaic art projects (each finished stepping stone will measure about 6.5 inches by 6.75 inches.) I love Chick-fil-A salads (the Cobb Salad is my favorite!), and have been … [Read more...]

Daniel Tiger Goes To the Doctor | PBS Kids DVD

Daniel Tiger Goes To the Doctor is the latest DVD release featuring stories from PBS Kids show, Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood. I have partnered with PBS Kids to tell you more about it. My preschooler loves to watch Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood on PBS Kids. He loves to see 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and friends go places and learn new things. Every show teaches a good lesson and includes catchy little songs you just can't help but sing … [Read more...]

Strawberry Shortcake Trifle

Strawberry shortcake is one of my family's all-time favorite summer desserts. Layer fresh strawberries, homemade strawberry whipped cream and angel food cake for a trifle so scrumptious, you never have to worry about having leftovers. Strawberry shortcake trifle is a classic dessert that is easy to make and always welcome at summer potlucks and barbeques. I have never, ever had any leftovers. Sweet strawberries and cream taste so good with … [Read more...]

Gel Bee Gel Pens Set and Printable Thank You For Coloring My Life Gift Labels + Giveaway

Gel pens are so much fun to use in all sorts of creative projects. I especially love writing and coloring with Gel Bee Glitter Pens! The colored glitter gel ink dries to a sparkle on paper. A gel pens set is a great gift idea, especially now that so many people are getting into the adult coloring book trend. Gel Bee pens are also perfect for creating beautiful journal pages and color coding day planners. I like to use gel pens to sign … [Read more...]

5 Easy Tips For a More Organized Kitchen Pantry

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I try to do a total kitchen pantry reorganization at least once a year. Organized pantry shelves make it so much easier to see what we have and find things we need. If I take the time to do it right, my pantry stays cleaner, longer. I think it's a job totally worth doing, and want to share 5 easy tips for a more organized kitchen … [Read more...]

Cheese Platter Ideas and DIY Monogrammed Slate Cheese Board

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own.  Easy cheese platter ideas will come in handy anytime you're in charge of the party appetizers. It was my turn to host book club and, of course, I was running late and didn't have time to cook or bake anything. Meat and cheese plate to the rescue! All I had to do was pick up a few simple groceries and a baguette from the bakery. A meat … [Read more...]

Jinkies! It’s the LEGO Scooby Doo Movie on DVD + Blu-Ray

My kids have been watching a lot of the classic Scooby Doo episodes lately. They love it! Scooby Doo has always been one of my favorite shows, too. We received the All-New animated LEGO Scooby Doo movie, Lego Scooby-Doo: Haunted Hollywood on Blu Ray + DVD from Warner Bros. free for our review. It includes an exclusive LEGO Scooby-Doo Minifigure while supplies last! LEGO Scooby Doo Movie comes with a Scooby Doo Minifigure! … [Read more...]