KidGuard

All opinions are mine and mine alone. Christmas just passed and New Year is in full swing. Our kids will be a year older. If you think a year older is nothing, just wait! It seems them completely change some years. This year my 8 year old got a ipod touch. It's a big step because thats a lot of free range. of course we monitor it as best as we can, has passwords, no texting etc. Next thing she is going to want is an iPhone. When she is in ... ...continue reading

Tools for Life Kids Problem Solving

Guest post. All opinions are mine and mine alone. Tools for Life: Ways to Give Your Young Child Some Serious Problem-Solving Skills Life is complex, even for adults. So it’s not too difficult to understand kids need help solving problems. It’s an ability that helps with scholastics as well as everyday matters. When you teach kids problem solving skills, you’re providing them with tools for life. Here’s how to help kids identify issues, ... ...continue reading

Pie Face Show Down #PieFace #Ad #IC

#PieFace #Ad #IC This post was sponsored by Hasbro as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. My kids and I are always looking for something fun to do. Especially when it starts to get cold and wet outside. We do crafts, movies, and games. One of our newest and exciting game we added to our collection is Pie Face Show Down game. It's a total blast. Your playing against the other ... ...continue reading

Build-A-Bear Workshop National Teddy Bear Day #NationalTeddyBearDay #Ad

Post is brought to you by Build-A-Bear. All opinions are mine and mine alone National Teddy Bear Day! Just thinking about Teddy Bears makes me want to sing a song from my  child hood from Trout Fishing In America. Go Ahead google that, it's a great song! Anyway, Build-A-Bear Workshop is celebrating National Teddy Bear Day this Friday September 9th. You can make your own Teddy bear that day for just $5!!  Don't have plans that day, now you do. ... ...continue reading

Tips to Help You Pack Kid-Friendly School Lunches

Guest Post. All opinions are mine and mine alone. Received compensation to share.   If you have kids in school, you know that one of the essential parts of their day is lunchtime. In fact, most children will tell you that lunch is a treasured time of day, second only to recess. In large schools, the time allotted a class to consume the midday meal is rather short, sometimes as little as 15 minutes. This barely gives a child ... ...continue reading

Birthday Celebration Tips for Children

Did not receive anything for this post. All opinions are mine and mine alone. As a parent, you’re well aware that birthday parties for your little ones should be as memorable an event as you can make them – which doesn’t mean you have to break the bank. Creativity ranks more highly than money, anyway; especially if you always remember the one unchangeable rule: feed the sweet tooth! Cakes and candies are necessary starting points, and ... ...continue reading

Back To School Shopping #BacktoschoolwithBoden #IC #ad

“This post was sponsored by Boden as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” #BacktoschoolwithBoden #ad #IC #Bodenbyme Well, It's that happy and sad time of year again. School is just about in session for us. When I was a kid I looked forward to school shopping, new clothes, shoes, and supplies. It was a way to express myself. The first day of school is your first ... ...continue reading

Easy Back To School Snack #BackToSchoolSimple #Ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BackToSchoolSimple #CollectiveBias School is just around the corner. I am a little sad but mostly happy. Can us parents do a small happy dance? I am prepared to pack the perfect lunches, provide amazing after school snacks, and high five all my kids for every paper they give me. The only thing is, I will be doing this 100% for the first ... ...continue reading

Reasons You Should Never Forget to Protect Your Smile

All opinions are mine and mine alone. Didn't receive anything for this guest post. Living Your Active Life: Reasons You Should Never Forget to Protect Your Smile An active lifestyle that includes regularly playing your favorite sport is always going to be a good thing to do for your overall health, but there are plenty of examples where people forget to protect their mouth while taking part in an activity, only to regret the consequences. A ... ...continue reading

Adventure Out Back

This post was sponsored by Nature Valley as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. #BeGreatOutThere @NatureValley #IC #AD It's Summer, mother Nature decided to bring in 90+ degree days in with her! Not that I am complaining. I love summer. My family and I do so much all summer long. Now that I have "older" kids and trust me 3 and older I feel for my family it's gotten just a tad easier, TAD! I encourage my kids and friend ... ...continue reading