How to Reconnect with your child after school and create Smile Worthy Moments

How to Reconnect with your child after school and create Smile Worthy Moments

 

 

I love reconnecting with my children after school. They have had such a day full of new things, friends, activities, and maybe even some hard things.

Reality is… I have six kids clamoring for attention and giving me paperwork all at once as soon as we walk in the door! It can be pure chaos!

After a few attempts, we finally found our groove. And the kids know that I will give them the attention they need after we all unload, settle in and have our afterschool snack. Read more

Simple Steps to Prevent Mosquito Bites & the Zika Virus

Simple Steps to Prevent Mosquito Bites & the Zika Virus

This is a sponsored post in partnership with The Motherhood on behalf of Texas Department of State Health Services.

The mosquito season down here in Texas isn’t limited to just a few months! Check out these simple steps to prevent mosquito bites and the Zika virus.

Simple Steps to prevent Mosquito Bites

We love living in Texas!  

We are so crazy about the weather down here! No more shoveling snow for us! HA! The sunshine is just gorgeous and we are determined to spend as much time outdoors as possible.  Read more

Get Ready for Cirque Italia

Disclosure: I’ve partnered with Bloggin’ Mamas & Cirque Italia to share this upcoming tour stop with my readers, and am being compensated for this partnership. All opinions expressed are my own.

We are so excited to attend Cirque Italia at Katy Mills! Cirque Italia now has two traveling shows and for the Silver Unit is coming to Katy, TX! With it’s state of the art technology, it’s sure to be a show you won’t want to miss! Keep reading through and I will share how you can get your children’s tickets FREE!

 

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How to clean canvas shoes & Toms shoes

Canvas shoes are my favorite! But they can get so dirty, so very quickly. Do you know how to clean canvas (such as Toms) shoes?

how to clean canvas shoes

I grew up in Hawaii. Warm weather all year long. Bare feet as much as possible and slippers (Flip-flops) in my closet. 

I still would rather be wearing slippers or going barefooted in my daily life! 

But alas, it is not always practical to wear slippers, let alone be barefoot at work and all the “mom life” things!  Read more