Recently my kids and I decided to learn about Cinco de Mayo- because while it literally translates to the "The 5th of May" the history behind this holiday runs much deeper than just a date on a calendar. Here are 5 ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Kids!

5 Ways to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Kids

One of the best ways to teach your kids about other cultures is to make it part of your dinner time conversation. After all, food is a big part of cultural traditions throughout the world, so a meal prepared with special foods, and a discussion surrounding a particular cultural holiday can be a ...

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This time of year Dads and kids start desperately searching for the perfect gift for Mom for Mother's Day. But I can tell you that this Mom is not looking for flowers or presents or even breakfast in bed…. here's exactly what Moms REALLY want on Mother's Day!

What Moms Really Want for Mother’s Day!

This time of year Dads and kids start desperately searching for the perfect gift for Mom for Mother's Day. But I can tell you that this Mom is not looking for flowers or presents or even breakfast in bed.... no, what this Mom wants is some time off! And here's how that needs to go: A Day ...

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Here's how we are getting ready for the NY Yankees home opener, and making it more of an event here at our house! #MLBFanatics #CleverGirls

Getting Ready for Game Day!

With my family- the minute one sports season ends, another one begins- whether they are the ones on the field or just rooting from the sidelines. As a Mom to a household of sports fans, I love to find ways to celebrate the teams they claim and the games that they are looking forward to watching. And ...

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If you are looking for some creative inspiration for your Easter baskets this year, here are 10 Easter Basket Ideas for Teens and Tweens!

10 Easter Basket Ideas for Teens and Tweens!

We're going to do something a little "unique" for Easter this year... our kids will find snorkeling equipment in (or more likely next to) their Easter baskets! We've planned a family snorkeling adventure for this summer- so I thought it would be fun to get them excited about the trip! But if you are ...

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Here are 10 great ideas for Easter appetizers that might make an appearance at my home this year... and I thought you might enjoy them too!

10 Great Easter Appetizers!

I really look forward to the Easter holiday, because just like Thanksgiving, it is one of the big family meals that I get to prepare in my own home! I makes me so happy to have all of the seats at my table filled with people that I love, and while a delicious baked ham is always the centerpiece ...

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10 Ways to Spice Things Up for Valentine's Day Collage

10 Ways to Spice Things Up for Valentines Day!

There's no need to run out to the store to buy something romantic for your main man for Valentine's Day- when there are so many great options to create a spicy evening for the two of you that you can create at home. Here are 10 creative (and interesting!) ways to spice things up for Valentines Day! ...

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