My Before and After Bedroom Closet Redo with SOFI™ Organizers

SOFI Closet Organizers

Spring cleaning time is just around the corner. To gear up for spring cleaning, I thought I’d write up a magnificent post with brilliant home organization hacks…. But, that would be worse than the blind leading the blind. I am the last person in the world that should be handing out organization advice. However, I was recently sent… [read more]

Junior Explorers Kit, Educational Monthly Subscription Box

Junior Explorers monthly Educational subscription Kit for kids ages 6-11

This post contains affiliate links If you’ve read my blog for for any length of time, you know that the education of my kids is very important to me. I like for my kids to have ample opportunities to learn and experience new things, and I love for my kids to have fun ways to do so. The… [read more]

Big Hero 6 Movie Night + Gluten-free Honey Lemon Bars Recipe!

Delicious Gluten-free Honey Lemon Bars

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigHero6Release #CollectiveBias Movie nights are a big deal at our house. During the week my boys watch educational shows for their TV time, but on Wednesday and Friday, to break things up a bit, they get to have… [read more]

White Chocolate Drizzled, Honey Cinnamon Caramel Popcorn Recipe

Delicious Honey Cinnamon Caramel Corn

  Let’s just stop for a minute so we can all drool over that picture…. Doesn’t that White Chocolate Drizzled, Honey Cinnamon Caramel Popcorn look to die for! There are just two desserts I can eat to the point of regret (well, not regret of indulgence, just regretting the consequence). THIS is one of them…. [read more]

Easy Minecraft Birthday Party Ideas

Taking a swing at the Minecraft Pinata

How to throw a Minecraft Birthday Party: Easy Minecraft Birthday Party Ideas This last week my middle son turned 5! I can’t believe my cute, cuddly little boy is 5 already. Happy birthday to my cuddly, smart, funny 5 year old! #lovethiskid #sayitsyourbirthday A video posted by Amy (@amysavvymom) on Feb 15, 2015 at 7:08pm… [read more]

Meet Dash and Dot, Robots Helping Kids Learn to Code

Dash and Dot Robots

Most of you know that we are homeschooling this year. When I decided to homeschool, one of my goals was to allow my children to learn in hands-on ways that would teach them to think creatively. Back in December I was introduced to an innovative new “toy” for kids. Dash and Dot robots were created… [read more]

Fun for the Whole Family at Sesame Street Live Let’s Dance! Bossier City

Watching Sesame Street Live

Disclosure: I received tickets to the show in exchange for media coverage. All opinions expressed are honest and are my own.   Last night was a greatly anticipated evening in our house! On Sunday we surprised the boys with the news that we had tickets to go to Sesame Street Live Let’s Dance. Even the… [read more]

25 St. Patrick’s Day Books for Kids

25 St. Patrick's Day books for Kids

Just 1 month until St. Patrick’s Day! Whether you’re a teacher, a homeschooling parent, or a parent who loves to read your kids great books, this list of 25 St. Patrick’s Day books for kids will get your kids geared up for this luck o’ the Irish holiday. Do you know why we celebrate St…. [read more]

Doctors Making House Calls? Doctor on Demand Promo Code #FeelBetter #IC

patient_female_smiling_tablet

I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Doctor On Demand. I received a free trial coupon code to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Sometimes, okay, a lot of the time, going to the doctor just isn’t convenient.  It is enormously… [read more]

50+ FREE Dr. Seuss Printables and Activities!

Free Dr. Seuss printable Seuss-O Game

In just a few weeks we will welcome the month of March! –How did that happen? I swear it was just Christmas.– With the arrival of March comes a birthday celebration like none other! On March 2nd we celebrate the birthday of the man responsible for teaching millions of children worldwide life-changing lessons. Today you are… [read more]

A $49 Extended Rear Facing Car Seat?! Cosco Scenera NEXT Review + GIVEAWAY

Cosco Scenera NEXT

Disclosure: Cosco sent me the Cosco Scenera NEXT convertible car seat to review and a gift card to thank me for my time in writing this post. Any opinions expressed are mine alone. Parents, especially first-time parents, are often stressed out by the flood of information they receive regarding how to keep their new bundle… [read more]

Stay Warm with the Energy Efficient NewAir AH-450B Space Heater Review

NewAir Radiator Heater Youtube

Baby It’s Cold Outside! Seriously, even here in Louisiana it has been c.o.l.d. the past few days. We run the heater in our house throughout the day, but there are two rooms in the house that stay pretty frigid.  My bedroom and my bathroom. I am seriously going to miss the bathroom heater fan when… [read more]

Look at These Cute, Creative Valentine’s Day Treats!

Creative Valentines Day Treats

Creative Valentine’s Day Treats are one of my favorite parts of this sweet holiday! I can’t get over all these clever Valentine’s Day cards I see on Pinterest these days.  Today, FamilyFun Magazine–one of my favorite magazines for creative activities for kids–is sharing with us some of their favorite creative Valentine’s Day treats! SAY IT… [read more]

Homemade Kefir – Save Money and Learn How to Make Your Own Kefir

what homemade kefir looks like when ready

  I have the pleasure (?) of having three lactose intolerant children.  I think my kids all turned out pretty cute so I know my husband and my genes aren’t totally incompatible. Unfortunately, however, all of my children have soem fairly serious food intolerances and allergies. I stayed off dairy for 18 months while I… [read more]