Parties & Gifts

35 White Chocolate Recipes to Make your Mouth Water

If you're anything like me, then you know white chocolate is LIFE. I'm not a huge baker, but thankfully, my husband is. Recently I was searching for new recipes using white chocolate, and after I realized I ...

Celebrating New Year’s Eve with Kids

New Year's Eve is all about celebrating the new year coming. A display of excitement and hope that the next year will be joyful and better than the last. (Can I get an amen?) Celebrating New Year's Eve with Ki...

7 Unique Thanksgiving Traditions to Start NOW!

In a blended family, it can be incredibly hard to create and instill new traditions that stick. After divorce and remarriage, it's normal for family traditions which children previously celebrated to be all but forgotten. The calendar and holiday custody sc...

Halloween Treats: All You Can Eat!

If you think there's a better way to celebrate October 31st than by eating a bunch of Halloween treats, I will fight you. JUST KIDDING. There are plenty of other Halloween traditions you can participate ...

Friday Favorites: Tasty and Easy Party Punch

This punch is so easy to throw together and is so tasty. It's been a favorite at every single children's party I've thrown, and it's a hit with the parents too, not just the kids! Even better? It's just two ingredients! Tasty and Easy Party Punch This is...

Valentine’s Day Educational FUN for the Kiddos!

Valentine's Day is a Hallmark holiday, but I still wholly embrace it! I am in love with love, and I can't get enough of the sappy this time of year. From heart candies to red roses, from Llama Llama I Love You ...
Blended Family Christmas

My Favorite Blended Family Christmas Tradition

The holidays can be such a chaotic time for children of divorce. Growing up, I had 2 separate Christmases, and there was even one year I spent most of Christmas day on an airplane shuffling between Mom's and Da...

32 Great Gifts for Moms and Stepmoms!

What kind of a mother doesn't have a million mom mugs in her cabinets and funny t-shirts in her closet? My cabinets are full of "Baby Maker" mugs and my closet can always use another "#momlife" t-shirt. I kno...