Here you will find posts and ideas for creating the happy family life you have been dreaming of.

Want to save money when making dinner? This amazing capsule meal plan helped me make 7 dinners (and lunch leftovers!) for less than $60. It was easy and delicious.

How to Make 7 Dinners for Less than $60

How to Make 7 Dinners for Less than $60 Have you tried meal planning, but still think it’s harder than you’d like it to be? Well, then you need to try this Capsule Meal Plan Menu. Not only will cooking this way save you time, but it was so much

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Want to save money on your groceries? Hate planning and shopping for food each week. This is for you! Check out these easy meal plans. I was able to buy 7 nights of dinner for less than $60 with this plan.

Easy Meal Plans That Will Save You $100s Each Month

Easy Meal Plans That Will Save You $100s Each Month What do easy meal plans and capsule wardrobes have in common? Well, they are both seasonal, fit with a minimalist lifestyle, create ease and reduce stress in your life, but most importantly, they can save you money! I have been

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Do you want to be happy, but are not sure how to be happy? These 17 happiness secrets and habits of happy people will help you achieve more happiness and live a life filled with more joy. #9 is my favorite.

How to Be Happy: 17 Things Happy People Do

How to Be Happy: 17 Unique Things Happy People Do If you think about the meaning of life, lots of people say it’s to be happy, but do most of us really know how to be happy? I actually think in our modern age, we have disconnected from what happiness

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The Best Family Morning Routine for a Happy 2019

Do you dread getting your family out the door in the morning? Are there regular meltdowns? Lost socks? Yelling and screaming? There are no judgements here. I’ve been there and it’s awful. But, you know what worked for us…a family morning routine. Read on and I will tell you our

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Help Your Kids Play Independently with Bored Jars

Pin for later! (or share with a friend who would like this) Do you have a child that struggles to play independently? Are they constantly saying they are bored, asking you what to do, or saying, “Mom, play with me?” If so, you are not alone.  As an only child,

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These 15 activities will keep your kids busy over winter break and help you keep your sanity. Nothing too difficult, but lots of fun to be shared with the whole family. I love #4.

15 Awesome Kid Activities for Winter Break

Schools out for Christmas break and you now have stressful chaotic wonderful family time on your hands for the next two weeks. If you are like me you need to have some go to activities in your arsenal so the days do not devolve into cries of “I’m bored” or “Can I watch

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Need to wrap a last minute gift for Christmas? Don't just grab a plain gift bag! Make it look like Santa with these easy to follow instructions.

Easy Last-Minute Christmas Wrapping

Did you know Christmas is less than 10 days away? It’s really sneaking up on me this year. I still have a ton of presents to buy and wrap and I know I’m not alone. There’s an ornament exchange I am excited about tonight and I wanted to wrap it

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Fun free fonts that are perfect for your holiday cards or party invitations.

14 Free Holiday Fonts

Hey everyone. Now I know it is too early to start talking holidays and decorating our homes. I am one of those people that feel we should celebrate Thanksgiving before we put up the Christmas tree! However, in trying to be more prepared for the season, I went hunting for

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Quick and easy last minute Halloween costume ideas to get the whole family involved.

Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

Halloween is only 5 days away! Do you have your child’s costume ready? Of course, you could always go to the nearest big box store to pick one up, but I’ve found the cutest costumes are those that are handmade. Costumes don’t have to be elaborate to be loved and these last

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