Avanchy, Saving Dinner One Pretty Plate at a Time

We like to think that as soon as our kids outgrow the toddler stage they will magically be well-rounded adventurous eaters. I hate to be the bearer of bad news if you haven’t been hit with the concrete wall of reality yet, but unfortunately, if you have a picky eater at two, you will probably still have a picky eater at five. […]

Pick Your Potion! A Kid-Friendly Halloween Party DIY

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Boo! It’s Halloween season, and we’re all about a haunted celebration with the kids! Really, the kids don’t require much other than a hard-earned sack full of candy, but we’ve rounded out a spooky soiree with an array of kid-friendly potions of punch. […]

Create a Back-to-School DIY Snack & Play Station for Your Kids!

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This post has been sponsored by ZonePerfect. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

It’s back to school time! No matter the age of your child, as summertime dwindles away, the fall beckons a more scheduled life. We get back into old routines, create new ones and try desperately to get the kiddos to follow along! Let’s get prepared for those little lull times of boredom by creating a dedicated station for solo play, crafts and snacks. Because seriously, all they care about is the snacks. (more…)

Move over Elf, There’s a Turkey on Your Tail

Turkey on the Table

Fall is here and we couldn’t be more excited. I love the season of chunky knit sweaters and high boots (side note, coveting the suede over the knee boots that are everywhere, you?) But what I really love about this time of year is it always feels like the perfect time to get back to a consistent family schedule of school and activities. Plus, Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday of the year. I love everything about it—the food, the decor, the traditions and the time to be home and grateful for the simple things. (more…)

Tea Party Birthday Fit for a Princess

Princess Tea Party

Summer birthdays are my favorite. The temps are warm, days are free and everyone is in the mood for an outdoor party. Earlier this summer, Sloane and I received a tea and princess birthday invitation from our friend Julie to attend her daughter Lauren’s 5th birthday party. We RSVP’d with a big YES and prepared to get our tea party princess on! (more…)

The Sweetest Winter Wonderland Birthday Party

Snowflake Sugar Cookies by Jenny Cookies

If you’ve been following along, you know we are big fans of Jenny Keller and the parties that she throws (not to mention her gorgeous Jenny Cookies!). While I am still tapping my toes waiting for some significant snow flakes, I will have to make do with the flour and sugar variety found in this gorgeous winter wonderland birthday party. (more…)

Make It a Valentine’s Day to Remember

Kid's Valentine's Day Party

While Valentine’s Day may lean towards the romantic, there is plenty of opportunity to spread a little extra love on your kids as well. Here are a few fun kid-friendly Valentine’s Day ideas to make the holiday extra special. (more…)