Memories: A Recordable Book

This series on how to make the most out of the time you have with your children is brought to you by Amee at Madame Deals and Sharon at Mom on Dealz. When I think about all the miles between our family it reminds me that having things around that remind my children of family is important. The recordable storybooks from Hallmark allow use to bridge the gaps between our families. We love to read to our children and they love to read to themselves. I also like the messages in the book and ...

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Crafting with Kids: Cheap Craft Supplies

Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! I cannot believe the difference in weather lately. We can go from 70 degrees to below freezing in just a couple of days…but either way the nice weather we had left me inspired to do ...

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Memories: Cuddle time

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This series on how to make the most out of the time you have with your children is brought to you by Amee at Madame Deals and Sharon at Mom on Dealz. I have a favorite time of the day and it is cuddle time. I am often woken up very early in the morning. There is a little person at my bed asking for cuddle time. Then comes another person and then the third. We read books and tell stories and usually watch cartoons. I tickle backs and make life all better each morning. I used to get upset that ...

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Domestic Diva Takes on the dishwasher

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Homemade dish soap I love to find ways to save money. It is so easy to make your own homemade dish soap. Whenever I make something I make sure to place the instructions on the front.  Homemade dish soap Then I place the ingredients on the bottom to make sure I can replicate my mixture again. I grabbed this recipe from The Happy Lil Homemaker. It is just 4 cups of baking soda and 2 cups of borax. Then to insure the residue doesn't stick you place 1/2 cup of vinegar in the rinse area ...

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Frugal Kid: Scrabble Crafts

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Each week I bring you a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. April 13th is National Scrabble Day which is a fun game that can be used to enhance your child's vocabulary. When I googled Scrabble crafts I was amazed how how popular the ones below were-I had never seen them! Scrabble Crafts: #1. Scrabble Coasters Materials: Scrabble Letters Cork Board Mod Podge Scissors Directions: 1. Decide how many scrabble pieces wide you would like your coasters. I chose ...

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Memories

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This series on how to make the most out of the time you have with your children is brought to you by Amee at Madame Deals and Sharon at Mom on Dealz. My husband and I are both avid runners. Although we enjoy our solo runs, we also like to include the boys in our exercise too. When the weather is fitting, we strap them in the double stroller and hit the pavement. They love it! Not only do they get to see all the many things around them, they also usually get a special snack for the ride! We ...

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Crafting with Kids: Projects in a Pinch

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Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! We have been nothing short of busy the last couple of weeks! I know many of you guys are busy too! I am however thankful that our busy spurts have space between them and it is not a ...

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Disney Live: Three Classic Fairy Tales

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This series on how to make the most out of the time you have with your children is brought to you by Amee at Madame Deals and Sharon at Mom on Dealz.   We recently went to Disney Live show called Three Classic Fairy Tales. It was a huge event since it was our first. It was just like you imagined a production only Disney could imagine. I decided to make it a real royal event. I went to Amazon and bought my daughter the dress of her favorite Disney Princess Ariel costume. I bought the tickets ...

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Crafting with Kids: Dead End

Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! There comes a time when I feel like I am totally and completely out of crafting ideas. I want to do something with my daughter but cannot figure out what. (This has been happening a ...

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Spring Break: Day 1

  It is day one of spring break. What am I going to do with the kids. How will I balance work with fun this week? This should be fun. I have to say I had plans and then realized we were a week off. That means today we do not have any fans. I am hopeful the weather holds up. I have out my Fun with the Family Virginia, 8th: Hundreds of Ideas for Day Trips with the Kids (Fun with the Family Series). I think having a book with all the items in your state helps when plans fall through. You ...

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