sweets: Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Torte

This yummy, no-bake peanut butter confection, Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Torte, is an absolutely perfect dessert to compliment your next holiday meal!



learning monkeys: Grow Crystals In A Jar {guest post}

Malia from Playdough to Plato is here today, showing us how to Grow Crystals in a Jar, for this fun kid science experiment!



learning monkeys: Fruit Match Up Games

These three, free printable Fruit Match Up Games are a great way to practice visual recognition and memorization with your little one!



google plus debut – Easy And Simple Bento

You can find Mama Miss on You Tube now, from my G+ debut, sharing this easy and simple bento.  Included is also a list of essentials to create it!



fancy fun: DIY Homemade Sparkling Beads

These DIY homemade sparkly beads are simple to make, and use very little materials.  And, with just a little bit of twine you can turn them into a necklace.



Virtual Summer Camp with Babble

Are you looking for simple, fun and creative ideas to do this summer with your kids? Well, you’re going to love this – here’s a sneak peek!



{guest post} Fathers Day Questionnaire

Today I’m guest posting with a super fun Father’s Day printable! I designed a little questionnaire for the little ones to fill out for Daddy.



{guest post} Custom Designed Book Plates, Sign, and Bookmark

These free printables are perfect for the big and little readers in your family.



Mom it Forward – Hand Out Cheerful Post-Its

This month I am participating in Mom It Forward’s 31 Family Friendly Holiday Service Ideas.  Stacy from Kids Stuff World came up with this great idea for a bunch of us to participate in this with her!  We are each signed up to do a different day, and today I am “handing out cheerful post-it’s!!! […]



Guest Post: Moms Celebrating Moms

Today I have the pleasure of contributing to a wonderful series over at The Pleasantest Thing called “Moms Celebrating Moms”. When I sat down to write my “Moms Celebrating Moms” post I had many moms in mind to write about. Besides my own mom…the first one who came to mind is my good friend and […]



sensory: Winter Sensory Bin with Word Recognition {Kids Winter Holiday Hop}

I’m participating in the Winter Holiday Hop hosted by Projects for Preschoolers.  The Winter Holiday Hop is all about child focused holiday ideas, activities, handmade gifts, goodies & recipes. If you’ve been following along with me & my two little’s, we simply think that sensory bins are the best thing since sliced bread.  So it […]



learning monkeys: Fruit Match Up Games {Guest Post pt2}

Today is day two of guest posting for Stephanie over at Boy Mama Teacher Mama– YAY!!!! Yesterday I made these Fruit Flashcards, and today we have for her readers & for you guys, these Fruit Match Up Games.  Head on over to read all the details & to print them out :) While you are […]



learning monkeys: Fruit Flash Cards {Guest Post}

Today I have the honor of guest posting for Stephanie over at Boy Mama Teacher Mama.  Stephanie has an awesome blog where she shares all her adventures in raising her two little boys with crafts, printables, & learning activities.  One of my favorites crafts that her & her boys have made is this AWESOME Rocketship […]



21 Days of Contagious Gratitude

♥ Today is day 9 of 21 Days of Gratitude. For me, it was a no brainer on what I would write for my post reflecting on gratitude, and what I am grateful for. When something is so perfectly said, there is no reason to rewrite it.  So today, I am quoting Proust. Marcel Proust […]



Activity Designer at Kiwi Crate

So, here’s the BIG, EXCITING, WONDERFUL, AWESOME news I’ve been waiting to tell you guys! Eeeeek!  Here’s my secret – I’ve been doing double duty. I, along with some other AMAZING kid bloggers, have been contributing over at Kiwi Crate the past month or so as activity designers for their new project called the Kiwi […]



busybag: 3 Letter Lacing

Today I also have the honor of guest posting for Jenae over at I Can Teach My Child. Head on over now & check out my “3 Letter Lacing” free printable I made exclusively for this guest post.



play&eat: Dry Erase Printable Placemats

I am super stoked to be guest posting today over at Cheerios & Lattes with these fantabulous placemats that I’ve created! So, hop on over right now and visit Mackenzie at Cheerios & Lattes debuting these special printables for you, from me, and say hello :)