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“This is Halloween! This is Halloween!” Amanda here – from The Contractor Chronicles and my kids have become obsessed with “The Nightmare Before Christmas” and pretty much all things Halloween! My kids have been asking begging me for a week to decorate for Halloween since the Disney Channel started talking about Halloween! On Monday I…

My Jeffrey has been so picky lately for meal time.  I think he’s just not in a growth spurt right now, so I’m not super worried.  But, it’s still super annoying and tiring every meal time!   So, this last week I decided to try to make lunch a little extra fun!  It totally worked…

     Today we have a cute non-candy Halloween handout for you! How about some fun Scare-doh?  I used this amazing 2 Ingredient Playdough recipe for my playdough. I used small containers from the paper supply section in our Walmart. I filled them with playdough and then attached the cute tag to the top. So simple…

  Are you ready for playdough that will blow your mind? It only takes 2 ingredients, smells wonderful, and needs no cooking. Here is what you need. The recipe: 1 part hair conditioner 2 part cornstarch That’s it. You can choose any scent of conditioner that you want to make it smell nice. You don’t…

This summer we moved away from our family and I decided it was time to really sit down and figure out what Halloween traditions I wanted to bring with us and what new ones I wanted to start!  There are SOO many great ideas out there!  There is no way I can do them all, but…

I love reading with my kids and hands down my favorite kids books are Halloween books. They are so fun and have the best illustrations. If you don’t believe me, check out this list of great Halloween books.     One of my boys favorite Christmas Traditions is when we do our Christmas Book Countdown. The…

This post brought to you by Fisher-Price. All opinions are 100% mine. Dylan girl is at such a fun stage right now!  She is 16 months old and growing up and learning so much!   She now loves to play with her toys and is like a sponge absorbing all this new information she is…

Design trends have a funny way of coming around full circle. It’s in, it’s out, it’s back in again. There is a big swing towards the mid-century modern (which I LOVE) and a whole slew of “era’s gone by” style that is making it’s way back into today’s design field. Here are three trends I love seeing…

Hey friends!  Today we are BEYOND excited to bring this amazing giveaway to you!  As some of you may be aware, we are HUGE Southern California fans!  Lisa was born and raised in Southern California and is a Disneyland, Disneyland California, LEGOLand, and Knott’s Berry Farm PRO!  So, for us to be able to offer this…

I am Brave and Beautiful – a beauty movement that is sweeping the globe. Colbie Caillat started it with her recent song and video called TRY. Our blogging friend Megan of Brassy Apple wanted to push this movement along and invited women from all over to share what they looked like without make up and…