PC Pancake Blender Bottle…For The Win

My son loves pancakes for breakfast. Most days I heat up frozen silver dollar pancakes and call it a day, but on the weekends I’ll make them from scratch. I’m always looking for ways to reduce the number of dishes I dirty when making a meal, so this bottle blender is one of my new…

Mom Tip… ‘Submarine’ Straws

I seem to always need a straw for my son when one isn’t available- or it’s too long and results in spilling at meals. I now carry this handy little box in my diaper bag or purse. It’s filled with bendy, submarine straws that I cut about 1 inch off the bottom. That ensures I…

Mom Tip… Road Tape

This is one of my all time favorite mom hacks- Road Tape. We used this tape to decorate for my son’s construction themed birthday party. The kids loved playing with it on our coffee table, so I knew I wanted to find a way to use it again. It’s essentially painters tape, so it doesn’t get…

Small Batch Jam…For The Win

I love picking berries in the summer with my boys. It is one of my favorite memories I have from my own childhood and I hope they will remember it as well. My sister, mother and I would spend a day picking strawberries and raspberries and then our mom would spend days making them into…

Fingerpaint Soap…For The Win

If sometimes you just need an extra 10 minutes while your toddler is contained…I introduce you to Fingerpaint Soap. I love using these as an activity before bath time really starts. I squirt a variety of colors into the tub and give my son a brush (I use an old make-up brush) and let him…

Meal Prep…For The Win

  Exciting, I know…meal planning and prep! If you’re like me, weeknight dinners can be stressful to the point of takeout. I love to cook and I love making meals for my family, but it felt like my schedule just wouldn’t allow it. I thought through what was stopping me from being able to cook…