Polder’s Old World Kitchen

Being in the kitchen with my family is one of my most treasured pastimes. There is just something so special about sharing a cooking endeavor with my children. I love the entire experience; spending time together, teaching kitchen fundamentals and creating something we get to enjoy or give as a…

Thrift Store Family Fun

For a while, my sister and I have joked about going on a thrift store outfit double-date (we got the idea originally from this fun couple) and I’m happy to say we finally made it happen this last weekend! We also wanted to include the kids, so…

Family Night Rescue Kit

Something I’ve always enjoyed is hosting parties or special events for my friends and family. Thankfully, with three young children and a large extended family, I have the opportunity to get my party planning fix on regularly! I get to host big, elaborate birthday parties, holiday celebrations and fun…

Family Road Trip Supply List

With the holidays around the corner, many of us will be preparing to embark on family road trips; which can be wonderful bonding experiences, or torture for everyone in the car. Proper preparation and the right mindset can make your trip one to remember (in a good way)! The below…

Last Minute Halloween Party Food Ideas

Anyone in need of a few simple, fun Halloween party food ideas for the family? Here are a handful you can whip up in no time! Witch’s Brew Punch, by Amee’s Savory Dish Jack O Lantern Quesadillas, by Florassippi Girl Halloween Fruit Kebabs, by SheKnows Jack…

Road Trip Threats

They love calling my bluff… I think they can sense the state of my weakness and longing for peace on long road trips…

Delicious 5-Ingredient Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Energy Bites

I love finding healthy, easy snack ideas to keep around the house for our munch-mouth family. I’ve tried several variations of energy bites, but like this combination of ingredients the best. These energy bites are healthy, simple, use ingredients we always have on hand and taste more…

Parenthood, When Keeping a Straight Face Can be Hard

When your kindergartener takes creative liberties in labeling the body parts… you’ll know it when you see it! &nbsp…

Parenthood Truth

I really don’t know what I’d do without either of these&#8230…

31 Days of Fun Halloween Activities and Crafts for Families with Young Children

What’s not to love about Halloween? My husband and I have always adored fall, all things spooky and have been known to binge watch Halloween Wars, so it was only natural for our children to really get into the spirit and enjoy this time of year alongside their…