My Planner Week 39: Welcome Fall!

Theme: Welcome Fall! Color: Red Materials: Fall Leaves Washi: Target October Calendar ... Last Week ... Share Your Planner in the Combox! … [Read more...]

7QT: Chicago Deep Dish, Grandparent Visit, Saturday Laughs & More

#Updates – We had a lovely time when my in-laws came to visit this week! - I love the live action Cinderella movie!  We're watching it again. - The weather has been amazing.  I love Fall! - I think October is one of my favorite months to decorate in my planner. - A little over a month until Halloween, less than 100 days until Christmas. - Cupcakes is going on a field trip to the Pumpkin Patch and I really hope I get to go with her as a chaperone.  #FingersCrossed – 2 – Authentic … [Read more...]

How to Foster Your Child’s Love of Sports

Do you want your child to get more involved in sporting activities? If so, you will be doing your child a huge favor because kids who get involved in sports often live healthier, more active lives and create a lot of friendships and positive relationships with many other people. Below are some the best ways you can foster your child’s love of sport. Educate Your Child About the Benefits and Importance of Sport Some kids take to certain sports like ducks take to water. However, other children … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 38: My Inlaws are Coming to Visit!

Theme: Family Week! Color: Dark Blue Materials Spiral-y Washi: Michael's Flower and Bird Stickers: 5 Below ... Last Week ... … [Read more...]

7QT: Carnival, Teddy Bear Picnic, Halloween & More

#Updates – Allergies and colds are going around and it's the worst. - I went to my hometown's carnival.  That was fun! - I am DEFINITELY going to have a Halloween party!  I love Halloween. - My In-Laws are coming to town this week and we're so excited! - I'm getting a Mini Van!  I'm going to be a Mini Van Mom!!! – 2 – We Had a Teddy Bear Picnic! TR invited one of his friends over and we had the most wonderful time.  Post coming soon! – 3 – Have You Decorated for Halloween … [Read more...]

How to Share Your Adventures While Traveling

Your wanderlust has transformed you into an avid traveler who is always on the go. In the whirlwind of hopping from one majestic place to the next, you want to share your awesome experiences with your family and friends. Thankfully, there are many ways you can keep in touch with your loved ones from wherever you are in the world. From traditional methods to new innovations, here are some of the best ways to stay connected and share your travel adventures. Postcards The classic, tried-and-true … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 37: Flowers

Theme: Flowers Color: Yellow Materials: Paisley Washi Tape - Michael's Faith Sticker - Dollar Tree Flower Stickers - Michael's Show me YOUR Planner! … [Read more...]

7QT: Kindergarten, No Pop September, & Corn on the Cob

#Updates – Cupcakes is doing GREAT in Kindergarten! - I spent a long time worrying, and it's all been for nothing! - We're still playing Pokemon Go and I've hit 100 Pokemon caught! - I'm not drinking pop in September, and it's been hard because I LOVE Coke. - We went to the Renaissance Faire!  I need to make a post about it. – 2 – Lemon Cucumber Mint Water I'm doing a "No Pop September" to try to lose a few pounds and I found this great, healthy drink alternative!! Lemon Mint Cucumber … [Read more...]

Cucumber Lemon Mint Water for Clearer Skin and a Healthier You

Wow that's a wordy title.  I actually just call it Hippie Water, haha.  One of my friends (a self-proclaimed hippie) told me about this and it sounded amazing so I just had to try it!  I really don't like cucumbers so I'm working on making the flavor more lemon-y, but it's really good!  Quite refreshing. This water drink is SO good for you and has many benefits, including clearing up your skin and cutting belly fat.  I really need help in those two areas so that's another reason I'm very … [Read more...]

My Planner Week 36: Teddy Bear Picnic

[I'm hosting a Teddy Bear Picnic for TR and a toddler friend of his.  Friday is National Teddy Bear Picnic Day and I wrote a whole hub about ideas on how to celebrate!] Materials Flower Washi: Michael's Teddy Bear Stickers: Amazon Summer Stickers: Target Dollar Spot Flamingo Paperclip: The Container Store (thanks Mom!) September Calendar I'm giving up pop for September so I have a tracker alongside my meal tracker. Mother Teresa was declared a Saint on Sunday so I included this … [Read more...]