Free Printable Color-Me Valentines

The following post is from Jason & Jennifer Bruce of New Season Design: Valentine’s Day is coming with all of its candy-flower-card-giving goodness! While some kids beg for pre-printed cartoon character cards from the grocery store, our daughter prefers to add her creativity to her valentines. Sometimes we make our own with construction paper and glitter […]

Crafts & Activities to Focus on the Meaning of Easter

People tend to talk about the “true meaning of Christmas” a lot during the holiday season, but it doesn’t seem to be talked about as much during Easter. While we love chocolate and eggs and bunnies, our family tends to separate our spring celebrations from our Easter celebration, but this year I’m feeling a bit […]

Printable Gratitude Journal to Count Your Blessings

Jennifer and Jason from New Season Design created this adorable gratitude journal just in time for the season of thankfulness last year, and I’m excited to share it with you once again this year. Print out these 32 printable cards (4 to a sheet), cut along the lines, hole punch and tie together with a […]

3 Quick and Crafty Father's Day Gift Ideas

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: Father’s Day is approaching quickly! Have you decided what you’re doing/getting for the wonderful fathers in your life? As a mom, I am always trying to think of thoughtful and inexpensive gifts that my kids can give their dad and grandpa for Father’s Day. Today I […]

Giveaway: 2012 Summer Survival Calendar (6 Winners!)

This giveaway is now closed! The winners are Kate F. (prfksd04@…), Lindsay (dozer_bug@…), Sharla (sharlacruz@…), Krissa (krissajeldy@…), Terri (t5castle@…) and Angela (angwells79@…)! Earlier this week I introduced you to the 2012 Summer Survival Calendar from Susan at The Confident Mom. Truly, though, this is more than just a calendar. This great pack includes: Over 100 […]

Giveaway: Mother's Love by Melina Gerosa Bellows (3 Winners!)

This giveaway is now closed! The winners are Vanessa (letthemcome1014@…), Jan (Janvanpatten@…) and Cauley (luckyme51@…)! National Geographic has published a new book celebrating animal mothers and the love they have for their offspring, just in time for Mother’s Day! Mother’s Love: Inspiring True Stories from the Animal Kingdom by Melina Gerosa Bellows features heartwarming tales […]

Free Printable Mother's Day Coupon Booklet

The following post is from Jason & Jennifer Bruce of New Season Design: Let’s face it…what most moms want for Mother’s Day is for someone to notice all that we do on a daily basis and to give us a break from the responsibilities that fill our days. What we want — maybe even need every […]

Earth Day Stenciled Towels

The following post is from Kristina of Toddler Approved: Earth Day is coming up on Sunday, April 22nd, and my four-year-old is excited! We live in Northern California, which is a very Earth-friendly place to live, and my son has known about reducing, reusing, and recycling for a long time. We try and live like […]

Our Family's Approach to All Things Easter and Spring-Related

People often talk about two types of personalities — rule followers or rule breakers. However, I tend to find myself caught between the two. I’m a nonconformist in many ways: I tend to find most a lot of what’s considered “good etiquette” silly, and there are plenty of rules and laws that I think are […]