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*This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company, but all opinions are 100% my own. Who doesn’t love a […]

Gratitude isn’t a new concept for us.  We’ve talked before about regularly expressing gratitude toward our kids and putting our […]

Who says Halloween crafts and activities have to be scary? I absolutely love this slimey, ooey, gooey activity for helping little […]

I’m so excited about this Halloween project, it turned out even better than I’d envisioned.   It’s the quintessential MPMK […]

Today, I’m going to let you in on a little Father’s Day trick I discovered a few years ago – […]

I’m sure it hasn’t escaped your attention that Mother’s Day is just around the bend. Whether you’re planning to spend it […]

It’s really too bad Earth Day doesn’t get the same fanfare as Valentine’s Day, Halloween, and the like. The shape […]

As evidenced by my post, Easter Dishes You Can Make With Your Slow Cooker, I like to keep it simple […]

Now that S is nearly 5, I’m finding that the standard “half up with one barrette on each side” hairdo that […]

Whether you typically celebrate Easter with a fancy breakfast, a traditional ham dinner, or something in between, we can all […]

Happy Friday guys! I’m stopping in to share a LOVE-ly little project I’ve put together for 31 Days of Love over at […]

Between Halloween, Christmas and Valentine’s Day it sometimes feels like there really is no escaping the sugar! But never-fear, Alli’s […]

I have never attempted to let my daughter stay up until the New Year before. I am actually contemplating it […]

I mentioned last week that this is the first year our family is going to attempt some sort of New […]

The time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve seems to get shorter every year. How is it possible that we […]