Star Wars BB-8 Inspired Orange Creamsicle Smoothie

Is it Star Wars movie night at your house? Serve Star Wars smoothies! Everyone will love this delicious Orange Creamsicle Smoothie inspired by everyone's favorite new Star Wars droid, BB-8! Whip up this easy smoothie recipe in your blender with just a few simple ingredients. My family had a Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie night and these smoothies were part of of our Star Wars party food. Everyone loves the cute BB-8 droid, so I decided … [Read more...]

How To Make Flossing Easier For Kids + Giveaway

Flossing just got a lot easier for the kids at my house. We started using Plackers Kids Flossers. I have partnered with Plackers to tell you how their kids flossers have helped my kids how learn to floss. Colorful Plackers Flossers are dental floss on a dual grip handle designed to make flossing easy for kids of all ages. The flossers come in kid-friendly flavors like Fruit Smoothie Swirl. The bright colors are fun and help motivate kids to … [Read more...]

How to Fight Child Hunger in Your Community

Every year, my family has the opportunity to help out with a community food drive. We do things like go door-to-door hanging donation flyers, volunteer to drive around and pick up food donations, and donate food items to our local food pantry. It is an great way for us to help families in our area. There are children going hungry today in my community and yours. More than one in five children in the United States may not know where their next … [Read more...]

How To Make Mom Feel Extra Special on Mother’s Day

Shutterfly Photo Books let me relive my favorite moments over and over again. I never get tired of seeing pictures of my children's happy little faces. Let me tell you a little secret about Moms. We are actually quite easy to please. A hug, a phone call, or even a simple, "I love you" goes farther than you'd ever imagine to make moms feel happy. Everyone wants to know how to make mom feel extra special on Mother's Day. You can do that by … [Read more...]

Spring Crafts For Kids Thumbprint Art Painted Flower Pots

Thumbprint art is such a fun and cute way to decorate terracotta pots. Thumbprints can easily be turned into butterflies, bumblebees and ladybugs. I'll show you how we made these sweet painted flower pots for Mother's Day gifts. Grandmas love them, too! Spring Crafts For Kids: Thumbprint Art Painted Flower Pots Directions Tools and Materials Needed: … [Read more...]

Antelope Island State Park Great Salt Lake Utah Day Trip

Antelope Island State Park is an easy day trip about 40 miles north of Salt Lake City, Utah. Visitors to the largest island in Great Salt Lake can enjoy a wide variety of year-round activities. No matter which way you look from the island, you can see spectacular views such as the Great Salt Lake, the Wasatch Mountains, Salt Lake City skyline and benches of the pre-historic Lake Bonneville. My family took advantage of a warm Saturday in April … [Read more...]

FINDING DORY Coloring Pages and Activity Sheets

FINDING DORY coloring pages are so fun! They are just one way to get the kids excited about the movie's upcoming release date, June 17! The long-anticipated sequel to Finding Nemo reunites the friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish with her loved ones, and everyone learns a few things about the true meaning of family along the way. The all-new big-screen adventure dives into theaters this summer, taking moviegoers back to the extraordinary … [Read more...]

Sports Illustrated Kids Baseball Books

Sports Illustrated Kids Baseball Books are the perfect way to get kids excited about baseball season! We recently received review copies of two of SI Kids' latest books about baseball. SI Kids My First Book of Baseball is just the thing young rookies need to explain mostly everything about the game. Older kids who are into baseball trivia and fun facts will love Sports Illustrated Kids Baseball Then to Wow! Both books are by the Editors of Sports … [Read more...]

April Fools’ Pranks Fake Ice Cream No Bake Cookies #AprilFools

April Fools' pranks can be a lot of fun to play on your family and friends. Food pranks can be easy pranks. This April Fools' Day, see if anyone falls for a fake ice cream cone breakfast. No bake cookies are shaped to look like ice cream scoops. They aren't chocolate ice cream, but these chocolate oatmeal no bake cookies will still be a delicious way to start April Fools' Day. Fake ice cream breakfast cookies are good pranks for kids. They … [Read more...]