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Get tips on how to afford to travel during summer, plus pay for summer activities and feeding kids during summer break. Great tips for parents on how to plan and budget for summer expenses.

Parents, need tips on how to afford to create a fun summer for the family, plus sneaking in a few vacations? I’m sharing tips on how to afford a fun summer + travel too in this sponsored post collaboration with Protective.  How To Afford A Fun Summer + Travel Summer break is here! I’m just …

Get tips on how to grill ribs- learn how to grill the perfect pork ribs with our grilling techniques.

Get techniques on how to barbecue, and learn how to grill the perfect pork ribs. Plus, from Dad to son, keeping the grilling techniques in the family by teaching my son how to barbecue in this sponsored post collaboration with Kingsford. #StandWithRibs Passing The Grill: Teaching My Son How To Barbecue As a father to three …

Twins-Parenting

As a parent, you think about coming of age as something that happens when your child reaches adulthood.  However, I have begun considering..is it me or my son that is coming of age?  I decided to share my thoughts and experiences here since I know others may be dealing with the same things in their …

It's Easter time. I've rounded up a list of ideas your teen boys will love in their Easter Baskets. These simple Easter Gift Ideas will be well received by your teen, specifically teen boys. Check it out!

It’s Easter time. I’ve rounded up a list of ideas your teen boys will love in their Easter Baskets. These simple Easter Gift Ideas will be well received by your teen, specifically teen boys. Check it out! This post has been sponsored by MARS, Inc. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Easter Basket Gift …

As kids grow older, they may not always want to do things with their parents. If you're struggling to find ways to engage your teens in game night, I'm sharing tips on engaging your teens. Family Game night is a great way to put down the devices and engage the whole family into connecting with each other.

As kids grow older, they may not always want to do things with their parents. If you’re struggling to find ways to engage them in game night, I’ve partnered with Tum-E Yummies to share tips on how. Family game night is a great way to put down the devices and engage the whole family into …

52 Photos To Take Of Your Kids This Year

  55 Photos to Take of Your Child This Year As parents, we all know how fast our kids grow. I was just looking through photos of the boys from a few a years ago, and just amazed how fast they have grown! One of the best ways to hold on and savor those moments …

Back to School Outfit Ideas For Boys

“This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of OshKosh B’gosh; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.” Back to School Outfit Ideas For Boys Nothing signals the last days of summer like the return of school for our boys. Back-to-school also means shorter days, cooler temperatures, tighter schedules and more productivity for me (I …

A Letter To My 11 Year old Son

Zayd’n recently turned 11. I thought I would try something new by writing a letter to him and sharing it here on the blog. To my 11-year old son.  It’s hard to believe just 11 years ago on July 30th at 5 in the morning you arrived.  Our last baby.  Initially, you were supposed to …

13 Hacks To help Teens Get Ready For School In The Morning

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DesignedMega #CollectiveBias 13 Bathroom Hacks for Kids It’s hard to believe school just let out at the end of June, and now it’s rolling around again. The back to school season. It’s like that time when you were little …

Swim Safety Tips For Older Children And Teens

“This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. All opinions are 100% mine.” We’ve been sharing quite a few safety tips here on the blog lately. Today, I’m back to talk about another important http://www.Makesafehappen.comsafety concern. Swimming. Every summer I see tons of swim safety tips for younger …

Life Lessons You {& the kids} Learn From Playing Soccer

“This post was sponsored by Mondelez International as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received compensation as a thank you for my review.” Life Lessons You {& the kids} Learn From Playing Soccer I remember the first time the twins played organized sports. They were about six years of age, with a …

Are you tired of hearing I'm bored from the kids? Here's a big list of ideas to keep kids from being bored! 101 Ways To Get Rid of Boredom

Are you tired of hearing I’m bored from the kids? Here’s a big list of ideas to keep kids from being bored! 101 Ways To Get Rid of Boredom   101 Ways To Get Rid of Boredom Do you cringe when you hear your children yell, “I’m bored”? Many parents do.. hello, ME! If you …