We are SO lucky to have so much technology at our fingertips, and I, for one am grateful for it. Instant, on-demand shows, movies and games all so easy to access and so made-to-order. Gone are the days of the whole family crowded around a television. Now all four members of my family can easily … More Screen Time – Are your kids as obsessed as mine?
My alarm is ringing. Bleary-eyed I grasp at my bedside table and press “snooze” on my phone, temporarily silencing its alarm feature. Imagine this scene repeating every seven minutes until I give in, stretch and begin the day. What is the first thing you consume in the morning? There are people who swear by … More First Thing in the Morning
My son is currently in preschool, and will be next year as well, so we have a little bit of time before homeschooling officially begins. As I prepare for what feels like a monstrous undertaking, I am constantly on the look out for anything I can get my hands on to give my kids an … More ABCmouse.com Review
I am a list maker in practically every aspect of my life, especially grocery shopping. When I was a kid, my mom used to completely wing grocery shopping. She’d just show up at the store every Friday, grab things, and somehow have the food we needed for healthy meals and snacks all week. I can’t … More Getting Organized With Your Grocery List – The Our Groceries App
I fully admit I am addicted to screens. I don’t think I’m alone in this, either. I find myself reaching for my phone or iPad whenever I have a minute of down time and just want to relax. Typically I open up Facebook or Instagram, or occasionally Twitter or Pinterest if I want to mix … More A Simple iTrick for Limiting Screen Time
The dreaded question – What are we having for dinner tonight??? What if I told you, you could have a quick and easy answer to this question every single night, with just 15 to 20 minutes of thinking and planning a month? It’s doable! And it has made my life so much easier! A while back, we … More Meal Planning in my BuJo
Kids. They are the most wonderful beings and at the same time can make you want to run for the hills and hide. The last scenario being most appropriate (at least in my house) during the dreaded “dinner hour.” It can be unbelievably tricky to make a dinner that both hits the kids criteria; i.e. dairy, … More Five Kid-Friendly, Clean-Eating Dinners