What Are Boogie Wipes Good For?

Pros and Cons of Flu Vaccination

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Walt Disney World Really WAS the Most Magical Place on Earth for Our Family

It took several months of deciding and then we finally planned a family vacation to Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL....more

Gluten Free Walt Disney World Vacation

Planning a Walt Disney World Vacation

HOW TO PLAN FOR A WALT DISNEY WORLD VACATION: TIPS FROM THE FAMILY WHO DID IT WRONG (AND A FEW THINGS WE DID RIGHT)...more

Be Considerate of Stay at Home Parents

 Yes, I'm a stay at home mom.  No, I'm not simply laying around on the floor playing with my kid all day.  It's not a walk in the park and it's certainly not all fun and games.  I cannot always be ready for the unplanned at the drop of a hat.  And, I can't be expected to fill in to help you just because I'm a stay at home mom.  Sometimes I'm surprised at the treatment I receive as a stay at home parent....more
ivysvariety I get that, everyone has a budget. If a time or a place doesn't work for me I just ...more

Venturing Outdoors Despite Rainy Weather Predictions

Over the course of a few days, I had activities planned with the kiddo that required us to venture away from home, outdoors and on days that had not-so-good weather forecasts.  The first activity was nearly an hour from home to visit the Alligator Farm in St. Augustine and the prediction was rainy.  I almost backed out of the plan, but the kiddo was insistent that we go to the Alligator Farm....more
Hah. I have taken children to the Alligator Farm! It was more than 10 years ago but the photo of ...more

Working with Felt - A Beginner's Beginner Guide to Felt Board Activity Making

I say "Beginner's Beginner Guide" because I still consider myself a beginner at simply working with felt.  It dawned on me that the first time I worked with felt (taking on the large task of a toddler Felt Christmas Tree), I had absolutely no idea what I was doing.  I've professed my complete lack of crafting skills in previous posts here, and this project proved no different....more