How to Make Tin-Can Stilts That Your Kids Will LOVE!

Growing up I LOVED playing with Tin Can Stilts.   One of my friends had tin can stilts and I always imagined that I was walking in the clouds or a graceful giant when I got to play with them. Standing tall I felt like I was all grown up. I got sooo good with them…

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How to Thow an EPIC Family Movie Night! (w/ FREE Printables)

(This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #DataAndAMovie #CollectiveBias) Did you know that you could get a free family movie night a Month with Walmart’s Family Mobile Plus Plan?   So, I have been needing a new phone for a while now. I’ve…

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20+ Epic Star Wars Themed Parenting Memes!

Today is International Star Wars Day (You know…May the 4th Be With You) In honor of Star Wars (We are huge fans in my home) here are 20+ Star Wars Parenting Memes that any parent can appreciate! Hope you enjoy, and if you do please share!

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#32 Last Minute Ways to Celebrate Earth Day With Your Kids

Be kind to the Earth, its the only one we have.   While I think that many naturalist and conservationist take it way to far when it comes to taking care of our Earth. They put the natural plants, rock formations,  and animals etc often before the care and needs of people. As a Christian,…

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Starting Young- Tips to Get Your Child Excited About Dental Health

I am excited by today’s guest post by Dr. Jonathan Everett. Dental health is very important for our overall health, and the best time to instill these important habits in our children is when they are young.   We all love our kids, but let’s be real- sometimes they can be infuriatingly stubborn about the…

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#6 tips for Thriving not Just Surviving Morning Sickness!

As excited as I was to have my first baby, I don’t think I was fully prepared for how hard an experience pregnancy (especially morning sickness) can be. I am one of those lucky people who get incredibly sick when I am pregnant. My morning sickness is more like morning, noon, and night sickness and it…

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Why Mommy Doesn’t Want Your Parenting Advice. 

98% of advice is crap. Even worse. It is often more harmful than helpful.   When I was 6 months pregnant with my first child, my husband and I were both looking through cute baby outfits at a local store (can’t remember which one) and we saw a simple onsie with the message, “My Mommy doesn’t want…

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9 Musts Have Item’s for Daddy’s Hospital Bag!

(This post was originally published on While He was Napping. It is published here by permission)   There are lots of lists of things for mom and baby to take to the hospital, but what about Daddy?   Now, before we jump into what you should pack in Daddy’s hospital bag, I want to let you…

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