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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The Ultimate List of Mother and Son Date Ideas

By | November 14th, 2017|Crafts/Activities, For the Boys, Just for Mom, Parenting|

They say “don’t blink”. I don’t know who “they” are, but I’m starting to understand what they are saying. Each day I blink and then my baby starts kindergarten. Or I blink and my oldest is taller than I am. Next time I blink he might be heading out on his first date. And I’ll be stuck at home longing for the days when he was my special date and we went on adventures together. Since we can’t stop time, we can make the most of the time we have. These Mother and Son Date Ideas are the perfect and easy way for moms to build an unbreakable bond with their son.   Mother and Son Date Ideas One thing that I have noticed in raising my 4 boys is that they crave, CRAVE one-on-one attention.  They want to have time with just mom or dad and not the entire family. A Mother and Son date night doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. We have a large family (by today’s standards) and it can be hard to have time for each of my boys individually but these Mother and Son Date Ideas will get your brainstorming process started. Mom and Son Date Ideas […]

Printable Thanksgiving Games: Thanksgiving Charades

By | November 14th, 2017|Thanksgiving|

Printable Thanksgiving games are the most wonderful way to keep kids entertained and for you to keep your sanity while Thanksgiving dinner cooks. And Thanksgiving Charades is fun for the entire family. Printable Thanksgiving Games: Thanksgiving Charades Picture this for a minute. You are in charge of Thanksgiving dinner. Your extended family is on the way to your house and you are elbow high in mashed potatoes while the gravy is bubbling over on the stove. Then of course the kids run through the kitchen and start complaining about being hungry or bored.  […]

5 Tips for Keeping Marriage Fun After Having Kids

By | November 7th, 2017|Parenting|

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See Why Kids Love Antsy Pants Build and Play Vehicle Kits

By | November 2nd, 2017|Crafts/Activities|

This post is sponsored by Antsy Pants. All opinions are my own.  If you have a child, then Antsy Pants Build and Play vehicle kits are a must for your playroom! Antsy Pants Build and Play Vehicle Kits […]

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