A great group of bloggers have teamed up and we want to help you have a SWEET SUMMER! We are giving away $160 in CASH through Paypal! You can come back each day to enter! Meet the HOSTS of this great Paypal Giveaway: Jamie at Life is Sweeter by Design Jen at The Halfway Homemaker Nicole at ... Read More about Sweet Summer Giveaway!
In our home, has always been a favorite but recently, we have discovered what my son calls 'Squishy Sand'. You may have seen it called Magnetic or Kinetic sand. Whichever name you call, it's an awesome sensory product and in this house, it is definitely a favorite toy! When my younger son ... Read More about Squishy Sand Fun
Over the past 8 years, we have accumulated all kinds of craft supplies. Googlie eyes, pipe cleaners, paper plates, construction paper, rubber stamps, markers, glue of all kinds, ribbon, watercolors, finger paints, paint brushes and just a bunch of random things. I began throwing it all into a big ... Read More about Over-The-Door Craft Organizer
Okay, Moms, Dads and other caregivers, this project is easy and fun and makes amazing pictures! And it was all because of my eight-year old son. He has been bringing various pictures home throughout the year that are filled with color and shading that I naturally assumed he was either using ... Read More about Looks Like Chalk…but it’s not!
Every parent dreams of their child wanting to pick up a mop or toilet brush to scrub things clean. Or even just want to clean up their own room. This past week on vacation, many of my dreams came true! My eight year old, Dylan is a very goal-oriented boy who needs and welcomes a daily plan of ... Read More about How I Got My Son To Mop And Clean Toilets On Vacation
This morning I went to my weekly Weight Watchers meeting. Week 7 and down 5.6 pounds. I can finally do a little happy dance for the first 5 pounds. I was expecting that by the 2nd month of Weight Watchers, I would down at least ten pounds. Nope, not the case! Of course, looking back at the times I ... Read More about Weight Watchers Update
Every year my kids can't wait to decorate Easter Eggs and this year is no exception, however when I came across a package of 'Decorative Easter Eggs', that were supposedly dyeable, I felt I had to give them a go! I them at Michael's Craft store however they are also available on Amazon as well. I ... Read More about We Tried Dying Plastic Easter Eggs and Here’s Why I Won’t Buy Them Again
Let me tell you what I've been working on the past couple of weeks. I am in the process of switching my blogger blog muddy-feet.com to here at Wordpress.org. New England Momma is the handle name I use on Pinterest, Twitter and soon Facebook. I thought it appropriate to carry it over to my ... Read More about Just Transferred to WordPress.org
When I walked in, I knew I was in the right spot. There comes a time when you have to say 'Enough!' ... when you have to walk away (from the chocolate) ... when you have to stop (and put down the bag of chips) ... Read More about Rejoining Weight Watchers
It is school vacation week here in Massachusetts. We have nearly 5 feet of snow with even bigger snow drifts and frigid arctic air so we are mostly inside. It can be difficult to find things to keep the kids busy all day.Are your children like mine in that they are whining that they are bored and ... Read More about 5 Ways To Get 5 Minutes