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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My Best Advice for New Mothers from a Mom of Four Boys

By | August 25th, 2018|Parenting|

Motherhood is one of those jobs that you can never be fully prepared for. You can read every parenting book out there, take every prenatal class available to you, and still, when your first baby is placed in your arms, all of that knowledge goes out the window.  Everything you learn will be based on-the-job experience but today I am partnering with Luvs at Walmart to share my best advice for new mothers, based on my 15 years of raising my boys. Advice for New Mothers […]

13 Amazing Star Wars Cake Ideas

By | August 16th, 2018|Food/Recipes|

Raise your hand if your kids LOVE Star Wars! Mine do. Naturally, I’m raising four boys so they all love Star Wars with a passion. There have been many birthdays in which Star Wars has been requested and I obliged. Since it can be expensive to buy a Star Wars cake it’s fun to make them ourselves. Here are 13 Amazing Star Wars cake ideas! Let the challenge of choosing a cake begin.   Star Wars Cake Ideas These 13 Star Wars cake ideas give me some new perspective on making cakes. It’s fun to change it up and challenge ourselves in the cake making field. Plus, if these bloggers can do it, so can we. Making cakes can also be a family adventure. I know my boys really love making cakes with us. The next step is to pick out a cake and enjoy making it by yourself or with your family. […]

50 Backpacks for Boys

By | August 3rd, 2018|Products We Love|

Back to school time is coming!!  Can you believe it!  My boys are on the look out for the perfect school supplies and have helped me come up with a list of 50 Backpacks for Boys that they think are the coolest! Backpacks for Boys This list has backpacks for boys of every age and interest. We’ve included some backpack for toddler boys as well as backpacks for teens.  I can’t decide which one I like best! […]

25 Superhero Crafts for Kids

By | June 19th, 2018|Crafts/Activities|

I’m one of those lucky people who lives in a house of superheroes!  I can find Iron Man, Superman, Spider-Man or a mix of them, roaming my halls at any given moment.  If you have superheroes living in your house, I’m pretty sure they will love these Superhero crafts for kids.   I can’t decide which one is my favorite! Superhero Crafts for Kids As I mentioned, we love superheroes!  I’ve already shared 25 Superhero Food Ideas that don’t require super powers to make (with the exception of the amazing cakes! Those might take super powers.)  Combine the recipes with these fun superhero crafts and your kids will be in heaven.  These are perfect for a Superhero birthday party or just for fun.  Which one is your favorite? […]

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