Author Archives: Kristin, Exploring Domesticity

Easy Tips to Help Your Family Stay Healthy as the Weather Changes

As winter arrives, we all want to stay healthy. Prevention is key, because nobody has time for a cold! We moms especially want to do all we can to help our family stay healthy as winter approaches. We know if we get a cold life goes on, if the kids get a cold life gets a bit harder, if our husbands get a cold all heck breaks loose! 🙂

Here are some easy tips to help your family stay healthy as the weather changes. 

Easy Tips to help your family Stay Healthy as the weather changes

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Easy Halloween Snack: Cheese Bats with Mini Babybel®

Adorable and easy Halloween snack for kids. These cheese bats take just a minute to make, but they will make the kids light up!

Easy Halloween Snack - Cheese Bats! - with Halloween Mini Babybel Cheese

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Disney Pixar Coco Inspired Sugar Skull Halloween Class Treats

 

Non-edible class treats with color-changing beaded bracelets and sugar skulls for the kids to color. These Disney’s Coco Inspired Sugar Skull Halloween Class Treats are so fun!

The kids will have a lot of fun and can easily make these simple bracelets. Their friends will love the spooky skulls and the color-changing magic of the bracelets! In the classroom they will be white, on the playground they will turn colorful, and when they come back inside they will glow! So fun!

Disney’s Coco Inspired Sugar Skull Halloween Class Treats are perfect for children with allergies because they are a non-candy Halloween treat.

 

Disney Pixar Coco Inspired Sugar Skull Halloween Class Treats with color changing bracelets!

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7 Hands-On Experiences to Help Kids Care About the Environment

The best way to help kids care about the environment is to let them experience what it is they are trying to save. Here are 7 Easy Hands-On Experiences to Help Kids Care About the Environment.

If we want future generations to be passionate about taking care of the planet they live on, they need first-hand experiences. Everything from learning about animals to planting a garden.

There are some very easy things we can do to help our children get up close and personal with the planet they live on. This creates teachable moments that will stick for, hopefully, years and generations to come.

7 Hands On Experiences to Help Kids Care About the Environment and Conservation

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Johnny and June Couples Shower: Rustic shower decor for any shower

Rustic decor, special touches, and a fun Johnny Cash Relay make a Johnny and June Couples Shower an event to remember.

Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash are the perfect inspiration for a fun couples shower! Rustic decor paired with a bit of elegance and the chance to break out your cowboy hats.

Johnny Cash quotes and love letters elevate the romance, while rustic decor and a lot of fun make this the perfect couples shower. If that wasn’t enough, instead of your run-of-the-mill wedding shower, how about a Johnny Cash Relay!

Johnny and June Couples Shower - rustic decor, dessert and coffee bar, easy photo booth, activities and special touches

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DIY Faux Shiplap Fireplace Wall

Bright and comfy living room transformation with the addition of a very easy, DIY Faux Shiplap Fireplace Wall.

How we got this look for a fraction of the price and other amazing deals we found.

DIY Faux Shiplap Fireplace Wall - Living room reveal

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Our 5 Favorite Halloween Projects: Class treats, decor, and pumpkins

Enter if you dare to see our 5 Favorite Halloween Projects. Cute and easy class treats, upcycled witchy decor, Dollar Tree spider wreath, and customized Halloween pumpkins for Trick-or-Treating.

5 Favorite Halloween Projects - Class treats, pumpkins, and decorations

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Johnny Cash Relay Couples Shower Game

There is nothing more fun than an active game for a couples shower. With a Johnny and June theme, this Johnny Cash Relay Couples Shower Game was a hit!

Who can resist a love story like Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash? Love songs, love letters, and the chance to decorate in both rustic and glam. As a couples wedding shower theme, it’s a winner!

Johnny Cash songs are perfect for fun relay game. Drawing on classic songs and lyrics such as “hotter than a pepper sprout,” “Ring of Fire,” and “shot a man in Reno,” this Johnny Cash relay couples shower game is so much fun!Johnny Cash Relay Couples Shower Game for Johnny and June themed Wedding Shower

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Walt Disney World with Toddlers: Must-Dos and Tips

Visiting with Walt Disney World with Toddlers is so much fun! Read on for our tips from our trip with a 2 and 3 year old. What to do, where to stay, and what to pack.

Walt Disney World with Toddlers - what to do, where to stay, and what to pack and tips from our trip with a 2 and 3 year old

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