When Kids Won’t Do Their Chores…


If you've been reading my blog for very long, you know that I am huge advocate for teaching children responsibility at a young age. I wrote a post a few weeks ago about the age appropriate chores we use in our home. However, you can have expectations and rules in place, but that doesn't mean that your children are actually going to do them. What do you do when your children just won't do their … [Read more...]

6 Summer Must Haves for Kids

5 Summer Must Haves for Kids

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Wet-Nap but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #showusyourmess http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Summer is almost upon us! After the crazy winter we had here in Georgia, it was nice to see it warming up here, like this past weekend. Warmer weather meant we were out and about - enjoying fun family … [Read more...]

Atlanta Things to Do: Fernbank Natural History Museum

Photo Credit: Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

The first stop on last weekend's Atlanta Staycation was the Fernbank Natural History Museum. I had heard so much about this place that I think I was as excited to visit as Sawyer was! We began the day with their Dino Egg Hunt, as special event for Easter. Sawyer was really excited about that - he couldn't wait to get out there and dive into all the eggs! Radio Disney was there and everyone … [Read more...]

Tackling Our Spring Lawn & Garden Projects with Dollar General

Dollar General Lawn & Garden Products

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine. After the crazy winter weather we had here in Georgia, I am glad to see spring has arrived. The temperatures are warming up and we are about to get out and enjoy the sunshine. We’ve also been able to start thinking about this year’s lawn and garden projects! Owning a home means you get to do all the yardwork – unless you … [Read more...]

Atlanta Things to Do: Center for Puppetry Arts


During our staycation in Atlanta this past weekend, the four of us took part in something none of us have done before. We visited the Center for Puppetry Arts for a wonderful performance of Charlotte's Web. I can honestly say that I cannot wait to go back for another show -- and my 3 year old would agree! I was worried Sawyer wouldn't sit through the whole puppet show. He hasn't been to a … [Read more...]

Mom to Mom Diapers – Perfect for On the Go!

Mom to Mom Diapers on Baby

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Mom to Mom. When it comes to diapers for Baby D, we have been doing the cloth/disposable hybrid thing for the past almost four months. I like using cloth when we are at home, as it saves money and is better for the environment. However, we don't have a full stash, so we have to supplement with disposables. They are also necessary when we travel … [Read more...]

Spring Sweeping Giveaway Hop

Splash Cards from Winning Games

Welcome to the Spring Sweeping Giveaway Hop, hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network! The days are getting longer, the weather is getting warmer, and many are probably thinking about Spring Cleaning. How about some sweepin' to go along with that?! You have two weeks to enter for the prizes in this giveaway event. Enter mine below, then hop around to all the other participating blogs using the … [Read more...]