Non Food Halloween Treat Ideas [+Teal Pumpkin Project]

This year I’ve decided to give out non-candy, non-food Halloween treats to trick-or-treaters. Might sound boring, right? Candy and Halloween just go together! I’m encouraging others to do this too. But why would you want to do this, and what…

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How to Save Money Eating Out

Enjoy eating out at restaurants, but hate spending the money? Me too! Here are some tried and true tips for how to save money eating out. Many of these will also save you money when eating at fast food restaurants!…

Hot School Lunch Favorites for Kids

Never used a thermos for your child’s school lunch, or need some ideas on what to put in a thermos for lunch? Making hot lunches for Little J seemed difficult at first, but I soon realized those were almost some…

Back to School with Food Allergies +FREE Checklist!

Do you have a child with a food allergy/multiple food allergies who’s going back to school? Or starting school for the first time? It’s easy to become overwhelmed as a food allergy parent, especially when you first get the diagnosis.…

30 Activities to Beat the Summer Slide +PRINTABLES!

Summer slump, summer slide, summer setback, and summer brain drain. All of these mean the same thing to parents: summer learning loss for our kids! Recent studies show that students are now losing more knowledge in math each year during…

75 Summer Family Fun Ideas [FREE PRINTABLE!]

Summer break is right around the corner and we’re on the lookout for things to do! Since both my husband and I work full-time outside the home, we plan all of the bigger summer events first and then work in…

31 Fun & Educational Easter Basket Filler Ideas

When my son was little, it was easy to buy a lot of small, cheap toys as Easter basket fillers. They normally ended up breaking, getting lost or cluttering up the house. Now that he’s older, I decided to focus…