Kara

Hi, I’m Kara!

I’m a busy mom of 4 boys and I know that raising boys isn’t for the weak! I love connecting with parents of boys and sharing parenting resources, activities, recipes and more to make raising boys just a bit easier.

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Valentine Boxes For Boys

By | January 17th, 2018|Crafts/Activities, For the Boys, Holidays, Valentine's Day|

We love getting crafty on Valentine’s day and my boys are getting pretty good at designing their own Valentine boxes for school.  Here are some of our favorite Valentine Boxes for boys. Valentine Boxes for Boys Every year my boys design a fun Valentine box that is taken to school empty and that returns full of Valentines from their friends. I was told recently that this doesn’t happen anywhere but in the US, and even then a lot of schools don’t allow it.  Boo!  My boys have a lot of fun designing their Valentine boxes and I’m glad that I can provide a little bit of enjoyment and a lot of memory making with my boys while they are little. Here are a few of the Valentine boxes my boys have made: […]

Marshmallow Snowman Hot Chocolate

By | January 14th, 2018|Christmas, Food/Recipes|

This has been a strange winter for us. We just moved to the state that claims to have “The Greatest Snow on Earth” and yet we have had barely any snow. So instead of making snowmen outside, we are making marshmallow snowman hot chocolate! This is the perfect way to warm up on a cold snowy (or not so snowy) day. Marshmallow Snowman Hot Chocolate Everyday after school my boys come running through the door looking for something to snack on. On cold days, they go straight for the hot chocolate. We decided to mix things up a bit and add some marshmallow snowmen. My boys think it is so funny to watch them as they melt away to nothing. […]

Cold and Flu Season Survival Tips for Kids

By | January 10th, 2018|Parenting|

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17 Free Christmas Printables Kids Will Love

By | December 21st, 2017|Christmas|

I spent the morning hanging out with a bunch of adorable Kindergarten kids at their class Christmas party. As I was preparing a game for them, I was searching for some free Christmas printables kids will love and found so many great ideas! 17 Free Christmas Printables Kids Will Love […]

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