10 Pretty Epic Back To School Gift Guide Ideas + Giveaway

I teamed up with The Hopping Bloggers for this sponsored Back To School Gift Guide! All opinions are my own &  Hailey is in year round school, so we did the whole school shopping like two weeks ago. Here's an easy Crayola Gift Guide I made the other week. It's crazy how fast summer went by, it didn't help that I worked 95% of the time. With that said, here's 10 pretty epic back to school gift guide ideas for making shopping for educational tools and school supplies a lot easier. Pretty … [Read more...]

Bookroo | The Perfect Book Subscription Box For Young Children

I am always on the look out for books for the kids. So when I stumbled upon Bookroo a book subscription box, I was simply in love with them. Now that 3 out of the 4 are able to read, when they come visit for the summer break. I try to have a good collection of books for them to have. There's nothing more special, than a child that loves to read - if you ask me. Basically, Bookroo is a monthly book subscription box for children ages 0-2 who receive 3 board books and children 2-6 who … [Read more...]

God Loves Mommy & Me | Story Time Via Skype

I got this book, God Loves Mommy & Me came in the mail today, so I Skype the kids while they were on Spring Break. When we packed everything up and put it all into storage, I had a bunch of books for the kids. Since the kids live in Virginia with their dad, I've been collecting books for them for the last two years. I would read them the books via Skype chats, it's the little things like that - for that brief moment, everything feels normal. So I thought I would try to reach the kids, … [Read more...]

I’m Going To Give You A Bear Hug | Book Review

I'm Going To Give You A Bear Hug! Written by bestselling author Caroline B. Cooney, is a playful and comforting bedtime book that imagines all the wonderful ways a child might give and receive a hug. Whether it’s a big bear, gasp for air, knock over a chair hug or a wet and drippy, slimy, slippy fish hug, children will giggle their way through all the imaginative examples. Cooney’s sweet and simple rhymes encourage playful interaction between parent and child and ultimately help them wind … [Read more...]

5 Self Help Books To Take Back Your Life | #FiveFavoriteFriday

I've been on this whole, "taking my life back" phase for the last 3 years. I've never really been much of a book person, until I realized books can take your mind off of how crazy your life is or you can take a break from it. Here are 5 self help books that can help you take back your life. I just checked out the 3rd book on Amazon, it's more of a journal type book, than an actual reading book. Those are my favorite kind. I reckon I can make a new post about it, when I get done with it. I added … [Read more...]