Browsing Category : Making life easier with Kids

Flying with children


8 hours in a tin can So I don’t know about you but I hate flying! Then add in two small children and my anxiety flies off the charts. We just recently booked a trip to Hawaii to see my husbands side of the family and though this should be super exciting, I am really just stressed about traveling with little…

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Car Kit


Emergency Car Kit We live in Idaho and it has been a crazy winter! Our family is always on the go, busy with dance classes, family trips and out of town business, so it is a must that we have something in our vehicles in case of emergencies all the time. Living in such a rural area anything could happen. I had…

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Cleaning Sharpie

Removing Sharpie from walls


Cleaning Hack for Removing Sharpie Alright so if you have small children, I am sure at some point they have wrote on your wall with a sharpie, pen, marker of whatever else they can get their little paws on. In our first apartment Briden did just that he grab a sharpie and colored on the ugly wood closet doors; I…

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Elf on the Shelf

Elf On The Shelf


     Elf on the Shelf This is our first year with Elf on the Shelf and while it has been fun for the kids it is just one more thing for moms to remember to do everyday. One day I forgot to move it and the kids were devastated, yep I am THAT mom. I usually remember as I am laying…

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Tackle Box Medicine Cabinet


Tackle Box Medicine Cabinet for the on the go Mom So I don’t know about you but it seems like we are always on the go. Our summers are so busy and hectic between softball, camping, Briden’s soccer games and weekends away that I started taking a tackle box with medicine and small first aid kit with us everywhere. My two little…

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Chores for your children?


Chores for your children? For our household the kids do have some chores or responsibilities to help keep our home clean. I think this is one of the biggest changes in parenting since I was a child. I grew up with chores and learned important life skills. Having your child help you with things around the house can be fun for them. …

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Emergency Survival Bags


Emergency 48 hour survival bags Ok so if you have been to my blog before or read my about me, then you know I am an overthinking, control freak. Whoops. Here I have put together a 48 hours survival bag for our family. I will leave this bag inside the truck to make sure we will have it in most…

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