Does The Elf On The Shelf Make Kids Behave Better?

If you have kids, chances are you’ve heard of or seen an Elf on the Shelf. The controversial character has been around since 2005, and each year its popularity increases. But how effective is it really? As a parent who …

Ways To Reduce Friction Among Family During the Holidays

When it’s your turn to host the family for a celebration, quell the dread with these ways to reduce friction among family during the holidays. Your youngest is teething, your toddler is anxious about the naughty list, and your first-grader …

What To Do if You’re Too Busy To Hang Christmas Lights

What To Do if You’re Too Busy To Hang Christmas Lights

Schedules can get hectic around the holiday season, leaving little time to decorate your home. Here’s what to do if you’re too busy to hang Christmas lights. The holiday season can get exceptionally busy, especially with work schedules, kids in …

Gift Ideas For A 3 Year Old

Gift Ideas For A 3 Year Old

This year, it’s a good time to get your toddler some toys that will help them learn. The best part about giving your little one a gift like this is that they’ll love it, and you’ll love watching them enjoy …

10 Tips for Surviving the Holidays as a New Parent

What a bright time; it’s the right time to stay sane as new parents during the holidays. Let’s discuss the best tips for staying healthy this holiday season. The holiday season is quickly approaching, and you need to get ready. …

How many gifts should Santa bring each child?

When you’re just starting out with the Santa tradition, you might be curious as to how many presents Santa is supposed to bring. Here is what we do in our family, and why. Christmas time is so exciting and magical. …

christmas eve box for baby

How to Make a Christmas Eve Box for Baby

What to add to your baby’s first Christmas eve box to place under the Christmas tree as a new tradition. Having a new baby during the holidays can be stressful, especially when it comes to figuring out how you’ll manage …

My Best Tips For A Stress Free Christmas

11 Of My Best Tips For A Stress Free Christmas

As a mom of 3, Christmas is a busy time. The holiday magic can be demolished quickly by stress during this season, but if you follow these tips you can have a stress free Christmas this year. Christmas can be …

Toddler Stocking Stuffers For Under $20

Toddler Stocking Stuffers I Loved To Give My Kids

Stocking stuffers are the best part of Christmas morning. In fact, they’re often the only part of Christmas morning my kids remember (and they’re not wrong). Stocking stuffers are fun and can be used in so many ways. Here is …