Getting your kids involved with daily clean-up {free printable chore chart!)

Getting Your Kids Involved in Daily Clean-Up

My boys are turning 6 and 8 in September, can you believe that? They’re getting so big already and can do so much on their own now. I recently came to a life-changing realization: they’re old enough to help with chores! Why are my husband and I doing all the work when we have two […]

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51 Moments Family Photo

51 Moments

I’ve been thinking about getting family photos done for a while now. The last time we had a professional photo taken of the whole family, there were only four of us (not counting the one in my belly). I’d love an updated photo of all five family members, without one of the kids looking the other way, […]

Kellogg's Better Days Infographic

Kellogg’s Breakfasts for Better Days #LostEducation

The first thing I do when I wake up in the morning is prepare breakfast for myself and my kids.  Starting the morning with food in your belly makes all the difference to your mood and energy level throughout the day.  Sadly, a lot of families aren’t able to eat breakfast on a daily basis, and […]


Zucchini Blueberry Muffins

I know, I know – I already posted a zucchini muffin recipe this summer (Chocolate Cherry Zucchini Muffins), but these zucchini blueberry muffins were too good not to share. And I figure there are a lot of you with an overabundance of zucchini right now who would be grateful for finding a new and delicious […]

Great tips for packing Sub sandwiches in lunches

Back to School with Stuck on You {Giveaway}

How is it possible that summer’s almost over? It always goes by much too quickly. Now I have to start thinking about school supplies, and new clothes, and homework, and after school activities, and packing lunches, and my head feels like it’s going to explode!  Luckily, we’re prepared for lunches because Stuck on You provided the […]

Asian Chicken Drumsticks

Asian Chicken Drumsticks

I’m a frugal grocery shopper, so when I see chicken drumsticks on sale, I grab a lot of them. They’re much cheaper than most other parts of the chicken, but can be just as tasty. I usually just sprinkle a little seasoning salt on them and bake them, but that gets pretty boring after a while. When I saw a […]