This post is sponsored by Mattel, but all opinions are my own. Even though I was a full-on college-aged adult when HARRY POTTER™ came out, I've been a die-hard fan every step of the way. Not only is JK Rowling a personal inspiration to me, but the characters she's created have become a worldwide phenomenon that all ages can relate to. It's crazy to think that I am now … [Read more...] about Experience the Magic of Harry Potter With New Dolls from Mattel!
It's back to school time again, and if you're looking for a great teacher gift idea, you can't go wrong with this simple and effective craft. It's perfect to let your kids make, and it's a great take on that old cliche of bringing your new teacher an apple. Fun fact - when my oldest son was in Kindergarten, he adored his teacher (fun fact within a fun fact - my second son … [Read more...] about Back to School Apple Jar Teacher Gift Idea
Teacher Appreciation Day is upon us, and if you are looking for a last minute gift for your child to make for his or her teacher, check out this simple craft. You can use items you have around the house, but most of these can be found at your local dollar store! It's so simple that even younger children can help make it, and you can bespoke it with a message for the … [Read more...] about Teacher Appreciation Day Idea – A+ Teacher Award
Now that I'm more than halfway through this fourth pregnancy, and the kicks and prods in my belly are becoming more and more noticeable, I realized it was probably time to start planning for actually HAVING the baby. Since Chester is still using his crib right now, I have been trying to decide whether to buy a new one or to get him his own big-boy bed and start transitioning … [Read more...] about Planning For A New Baby – Monochrome Nursery Theme
Whether you are looking for the perfect baby shower gift, or you just want to show a new mother that you care, there are a few amazing things you can do for a friend or loved one who is about to give birth. I've put together a list of some amazingly helpful items that every new mom can do with. Choose a few or all of them to create The Ultimate New Mom Care Package. Hot … [Read more...] about The Ultimate New Mom Care Package