Keeping Memories with Keepy

Keeping Memories with Keepy | Memory Keeper | Organize Kids Schoolwork and artwork | Electronic Organization | Gift Ideas

My kids are growing up WAY too fast!  I want to preserve all the memories, and I found a new tool to help me keep up and stay organized!  Happy Dance!!!  Check out the details below to find out how Keepy can help YOU  (Heads up:  GIVEAWAY opportunity below) be organized and preserve family memories that you can look back on for years to come! Continue reading

Tips and Hacks for Painless Food Prep

Tips and Hacks for Food Prep | Meal Prep | Healthy Eating | Healthy Lifestyle

Meal prep, food prep, whatever you want to call it…it is crucial for surviving a week in my house.  I do NOT want to spend endless hours on the weekend prepping everything, so I cheat.  I prep a few things, and I buy things that are ready for use.  These strategies help to avoid eating out, grabbing unhealthy snacks, and getting out the door on time!  All about survival!!!  Continue reading

3 Ways to Improve Your Morning Routine with Kids

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Anyone else dread mornings when you have to leave the house with kids at a decent hour completely dressed (yes, all of you)?  Ugh, I know I do.  Our family has gone through our ups and downs with morning departures.  The challenges started when my kids were toddlers, refusing to get dressed, a daily surprise at the request to brush teeth, and more.  Unfortunately, this continues (sorry for the bad news).  Kids protesting and parents yelling is a sure way to start the day off on the WRONG foot!  Here is the good news – you can make it easier!  Continue reading

How to Create Lego Storage

DIY Lego Storage

Have you experienced the pain of stepping on a Lego?  Lego sets taking over your house? You are in luck!  I am giving you FREE plans on how to create Lego storage!  You can make a place to store your Legos and create a place for your Lego engineer to create one of his or her amazing creations! Continue reading

Girly Room: Pink, White, and Beautiful

When I heard “It’s a girl”, I knew that there was plenty of shopping and pink in my future!  The originalp1140656 nursery worked for a few years.  BUT, then it was time for the big girl bed and my mind was full of ideas (and Pinterest was full of pins)!  Mr. Doing My Best was happy  to oblige to help implement my Pinterest board of ideas that I had integrated together to make my girl the best room ever!  Continue reading

Top 10 tips to plan a not-overly planned Disney vacation that will keep you from losing your mind

A disney-world-planplanned but not overly-planned Disney vacation? Sounds like an oxymoron, right?   Not true.  I am an absolute believer that if you walk into a Disney park without a plan that a. you will miss out on fun rides b. you (and your family) will be overwhelmed (insert kicking toddler or mouthy grade-schooler) and annoyed c. your kids will want to go on the rides that have an hour plus wait and you will be stuck waiting in line entertaining them (or dealing with a Disney style tantrum).  You need a plan.  A flexible plan is even better.  Continue reading

10 Thanksgiving Prayers and Blessings

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thanksgiving-prayers-and-blessingsIf you are like me sometimes you forget one of the most important things on holidays, especially THANKSGIVING, what are you going to say for a prayer or blessing?!?  Whatever your family believes – what will you say as you gather around the table before devouring all the delicious food…let me help you!  Give Thanks!  Continue reading