Friday, June 28, 2013

It's Summer! Outdoor Activities for Toddlers (A Bucket list)

bucket list activities for your toddler
Take the "thinking" out of planning: create a list of activities for your toddler.

I was in the middle of spring cleaning when summer arrived.  Then it dawned on me: what are we doing this summer?!   

Thank goodness for bucket lists.

As a SAHM, a bucket list (of anything, really) can save us time---time usually spent on thinking about what to do this summer.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

What You Should Know About The Experience Of Motherhood

It's an important lesson for us all---that maybe motherhood wasn't meant to be done in isolation or within our immediate nuclear families.

There are at least 85 million moms in the United States.  What does that number mean for you?

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Quick and Easy Creamy Pesto Pasta

I love pesto.  And I love cheese.  

And when a dish takes less than 15 minutes to make from stove top to table top, I love that too.

Introducing an easy pasta dish you can make any day of the week, and especially on the nights you don't have time to make dinner.

summertime meals quick and easy pasta pesto cream
Creamy Pesto Pasta: you can go light or heavy on the sauce.  Your choice!

Saturday, June 01, 2013

How To Make Laminated Placemats

When the seasons change, your decor can too.

Why not channel the interior decorator in you (and in your kids) by creating DIY reversible placemats for your home?   

Table Setting DIY Kids Project Placemats
Teach your kids to set the table with laminated reversible placemats.