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Festive Fridays: Memorial Day Ideas

  While many view Memorial Day as a time for cookouts, campouts, and kicking off the summer, there is so much more than just a long weekend to this holiday. Memorial Day is a time to remember those who gave their lives for the freedoms and safety that we are afforded in this country. Please […]

Festive Fridays: Family Field Day

Around here, it’s been weeks and weeks of nothing but rain, but we know that sunshine and warm weather are just around the corner. We can’t wait to get outside and enjoy the outdoors and have a little fun in the sun! One great way to have a great time with the family while enjoying […]

Festive Fridays: Season Finale Viewing Party

It’s the end of the TV season on many networks and most of us are winding down the last couple of episodes of our favorite shows until fall. By now, we know if they’re being picked back up for the fall or if it’s time to say goodbye to our favorite characters.  Whether it’s just […]

Festive Fridays: Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas

Mother’s Day Brunch is a staple for many families. While some head out for a fancy and delicious meal, others simply have a low-key breakfast at home, served in bed by their adoring family. (This is my pipe dream and I am horrendously jealous of those of you who get that.) Whether you’re in charge […]

Festive Fridays: Celebrate Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is, in my opinion, one of the most important days to celebrate. Whether you are celebrating your own mother or simply appreciating strong women who have had an impact in your life, taking the time to say thank you can mean so much. For a few years, I struggled on Mother’s Day. I […]

Ready For Summer with Blue Lizard Sunscreen

*This post has been sponsored by Blue Lizard® Sunscreen. All opinions are our own. I adore the hot, sunny days of summer. As a mom of active tween boys, many of our spring and summer days are spent outdoors in the sunshine.  Living just a short drive from the Atlantic coast, beach time a must […]

Festive Fridays: Earth Day Fun

Happy Earth Day! While taking care of the Earth is important every day, today is the designated day for us to all stop and think about our environment and what we can do to help keep our planet healthy. My kids always come home excited about their school activities on Earth Day so we try […]

Festive Fridays: Swap Parties

  We’re in the middle of our spring purge over here and we have piles of outgrown toys, clothes, and other items that have been stashed away and unused for years. Often we’ll donate things to various charitable organizations or hold a yard sale to get rid of items that still have value. Another great […]