About Kara

Hi there! Are you new to The Joys of Boys? If so, WELCOME!! I’m Kara Lewis and I'm the busy mom of 4 boys. I’m so HAPPY you stopped in. I'd love to stay connected. A great way to interact with me is via Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Google+. I’m looking forward to getting to know you!

Teaching Teens Money Management Skills

  “This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Greenlight, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #GreenPMG  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV”   The teenage years seem to sneak up when you’re least expecting it. I’ve now had a teen for almost a year and I’m realizing just how little time I have left with him in my home. One of the many things I want to teach him before he leaves the house is how to manage money. He needs all the help he can get! Teaching teens money management skills doesn’t have to be hard and here are a few tips that will help. Teaching Teens Money Management Skills […]

5 Tips to Keep Kids Safe Online

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Spider Web Pretzels – Easy Halloween Treat

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Got Boys? Mom of Boys Shirts You Will LOVE

If you are a mom of boys, you know that raising boys isn’t for the weak! Those little mud-makers push us to the brink of insanity, yet we wouldn’t change being their mom for the world! I love being a mom of boys and if you do to, here are some Mom of Boys Shirts you will LOVE! 7 Mom of Boys Shirts You Will Love […]

Mini Ham and Cheese Waffle Sandwich Recipe

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DIY Lego Tables Your Kids Will Love

If you have kids, there is a good chance that you have LEGOs.  And if you have LEGOs, then there is a good chance that you have stepped on those LEGO pieces from time to time.  Save your feet, and your vacuum and make one of these DIY LEGO Tables for kids.  We have two LEGO tables and my boys use them every day.  They are the best things we’ve ever made! 25 DIY LEGO Tables I know as my boys have gotten older, it has becoming increasingly harder to know what to get them for their birthdays and for Christmas.  Also, one of the main questions I get in my Moms of Boys Community is what to buy older boys!  It really is a challenge many people face. If your child is into LEGO tables, these DIY LEGO tables make a great gift.  All you need is a table, some LEGO base plates and some glue. Some of these LEGO tables can be made in just a few short minutes.  I also love that there are some LEGO tables for older kids!  My older boys LOVE their large folding LEGO table. […]

The Last Jedi LEGO Sets: First Look for Force Friday

There is excitement in the air at my house!  Today is Force Friday and products for Star Wars: The Last Jedi are being released.  We got a sneak peak of The Last Jedi LEGO sets and I have been dying to share them with you. Star Wars: The Last Jedi LEGO sets […]

Soldier Hollow Sheepdog Championship GIVEAWAY

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7 Ways to Build Confidence in Your Teenage Son

I’m grateful to be partnering with AXE to talk about ways to build confidence in our teenage sons. The teenage years are fun, difficult, and a bit scary for our sons, but here are a few things we can do to set them up with the confidence they need to find success throughout their life. 7 Ways to Build Confidence in Your Teenage Son […]

25 Easy Lunch Ideas Kids Will Love

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