Fall First Grade Activities for Kids

first grade activities

  Fall is around the corner.  Hot dog roast, making S'mores, pumpkin patches and gathering around the fireplace with the family will begin.  Also, it's a great time to start gathering cold weather for everyone.  My granddaughter started first grade last month. So, I'll be putting together lots of worksheets for her and you will get the benefit of being able to print and use them.  Be sure to subscribe if you're interested in printables. Helping your child count to 20 before kindergarten is great, so if you have a preschooler these activities will help them too.   This time of year, the leaves are turning and pumpkin patches await visitFirst Grade Subtract the Applesors.  It also starts to get chilly and rainy.  So, … [Continue]

Take Time for You: Tips For New Moms

Tips for New Moms

    One of the biggest traps most new moms fall into is not getting enough time for themselves. New moms often forget to do simple things.  For example, taking a daily shower and pursuing their personal interests. If you too are a new mom who has limited time because of your newborn baby, you're reading the right article. Check out our tips for new moms and how you can find time for yourself in spite of being a new mother. #1: Take time for a shower Choose a time when you baby is napping or content in his swing or exersaucer.  Take the swing or exersaucer inside the bathroom or place it outside the bathroom.  If the swing or exersauce is outside the bathroom, leave the door open. If your baby suddenly starts to … [Continue]

6 Tips to Make Homework Fun for Children

Homework Tips for Children

  Your children may illicit moans and groans when you prod them to do homework. But focusing on reading, writing and math is important for kids academically. If you’re not up for the constant battle that comes with their studies, you may want to find a more positive approach. The following are 6 tips will make homework fun for … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #142

Sunday's Best Linkup - #140

  Welcome to Week 142 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup.  We’re continuing our Hello Fall theme.  We’re looking for fall crafts, recipes, decorating, tailgating, mantel displays and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and deck … [Continue]

Spa Day Ideas and Party Favors

spa day ideas

As mothers and grandmothers, we're always busy.  Fixing meals, being a chauffer, planning activities for the kids, laundry, and homeschooling.  Furthermore, we can't leave out the husbands and significant others, we must make time for them too.  As a result of our busy life, we often neglect ourselves. I have the perfect solution, plan a spa … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #141

Sunday's Best Linkup - #140

  Welcome to Week 141 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup.  We're continuing our Hello Fall theme.  We’re looking for fall crafts, recipes, decorating, tailgating, mantel displays and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, patio and deck … [Continue]

Prepping Your Kids for The World Of Preschool

Preschool Preparation

    Preschool is a major milestone not just for the child, but the entire family.  If this is your first child heading to preschool, the process can be overwhelming.  There's a combination of happiness and concern. Take into consideration that your child may be feeling the same.  For example, they may be concerned about being … [Continue]

6 Amazing Ideas to Transform Your Garden

ideas to transform your garden

  Are you tired of the same bushes and pots of plants in your garden? There are a few things that you can do to improve this green area and transform it into a magnificent recreation place. After many years of planning and saving, you finally have your own house. Or maybe after years of cramming inside a tiny flat, you can have your own … [Continue]

7 Ideas To Decorate Outdoor Space for Fall

outdoor space for fall

  Fall is in the air.  The air is getting crisp, and soon the leaves will changing from green to shades of red, brown, yellow, orange and burgundy.  As a result, most people are thinking about how they can decorate outdoor space for fall. It's the perfect time to change up your décor and give your backyard and porch a makeover. First, … [Continue]

Sunday’s Best Linkup – #140

Sunday's Best Linkup - #140

    Welcome to Week 140 of Mother 2 Mother Sunday’s Best Linkup.  This is the first week of our Hello Fall theme.  We’re looking for fall crafts, recipes, decorating, tailgating, mantel displays and more. We also welcome other recipes, crafts, DIY, home makeover, gardening tips, SEO & blogging information, sewing projects, … [Continue]