Bug Themed Activities for Kids

Izzy LOVES bugs, and now that it is spring we have been reading some books about bugs. Here are some fun bug books & more to check out. commissionable link Here are some fun bug themed activities to try with your kids. We hope you have a blast with our activities! XO Eryka

Easter Basket Ideas

Easter is almost here! I feel like jelly beans, chocolate bunnies… or chocolate unicorns (as we have shared before) are definitely going to be in your home & your child’s Easter basket. What I want to know is, what have you planned to add to their basket, that isn’t candy? I’m sharing some of our…

St Patrick’s Day Inspired Activities

Izzy and I love to make learning fun! So here are some activities we tried and enjoyed that follow a St. Patrick’s Day theme. I hope you all enjoy them as much as we did. Please use your own parental discretion when it comes to giving a child scissors, glue etc. Mosaic Paper Rainbow Cut…

Tissue Paper, Stained Glass Activities

Making pretend stained glass can be done any time of the year. That’s one of the biggest reasons I love this concept of creating stained glass. The child’s art can be hung & displayed, which is great for building their confidence. We have hung them in Izzy’s bedroom & our living room. In each activity…

Salt Snowflake Painting

We really enjoy snowflake salt painting. It’s a super fun way to bring art and science together. Another bonus, depending on how you approach this activity, it can also be considered a STEM activity. What You Need: Thick Paper (construction or watercolor paper is great) Elmers Glue Water Colors (paint) A Paint Brush Salt Step…

Butternut Squash Gnocchi

My first time creating Gnocchi was over a year ago. I was trying to make new & fun dinners that were gluten free. This fall I decided to give my sweet potato Gnocchi recipe a twist and use butternut squash. I’ve been enjoying it so much I wanted to share the recipe with you all….

Izzy’s Top Toy Picks 2019

Thank you Walmart for sponsoring this post. As always, all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. Some links are commissionable & profits help to keep this blog running. Have you finished your holiday shopping? Still stumped on gifts? Izzy pulled a list of her top favorites for you guys to look over. I added…

3 Family Friendly Activities to try over the Holidays

Thank you Capital One for sponsoring this post. As always, all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. All information contained within is accurate at the time of posting. Holiday breaks are great for family bonding. Whether you are home or visiting with extended family, try creating memories and truly enjoying each other. I’m sharing…

Winter Themed Educational & Sensory Activities

Whether you are looking for something fun to entertain your child on the weekends or over holiday breaks, these activities are bound to keep them entertained and thinking. Who knows, you may even want to join in. Winter Activities Snowflake Search What you need/optional items: activity table, pom poms, cotton balls, pipe cleaners (to create…

Creating Holiday Houses with Honey Maid graham crackers

This post is sponsored by Honey Maid graham crackers. 100% of the opinions expressed are my own. Izzy loves crafting and decorating. Her little creative mind always impresses me. Even Izzy’s teachers express their love for her imagination. She recently started asking me when we would start on our holiday houses. It’s tradition, we do…

My Boot Picks for Winter 2019-2020

Some links in this post may be commissionable. Profit made from these purchases help to keep this blog running so I can continue to bring content like this to you. Don’t get me wrong, I do love summer… but I think winter might be my favorite season! I love to wear cozy clothes and I…

Budget Friendly Tips for Farmhouse Style Decorating & Entertaining

Thank you Capital One for sponsoring this post. As always, all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. All information contained within is accurate at the time of posting. Do you have a favorite season you decorate for? Our family loves the changes each new season brings. Creating a festive home is a must for…