Our most successful Road Trip Car Activity EVER

We just returned from a car trip that took us through multiple states and across two time zones.  We logged lots of hours in the car within the space of just a few days.  I packed several activities to keep our big kids busy (similar to what we’ve done before), but there was a definite […]

(More) General Conference Activities and Ideas

   We hope that our activities and ideas will help to enrich your family’s General Conference experience! For more ideas and recipes, check out April’s General Conference round up for 13 additional posts!   Resources for teaching children about following the Prophet Preparing for Inspiration                   Quiet […]

General Conference Journal for Busy Moms (and HUGE coupon code!)

 I used to take copious notes during General Conference.  By the end of each session I’d have written pages and pages of inspiring quotes and detailed impressions.  That doesn’t happen as much anymore, now that we have kids.  It’s hard to listen to a complete session, no matter how many amazing keep-the-kids-quietly-busy activities I plan […]

Happy Houseplants 101: Transplanting/Repotting

After proper watering techniques, the next most important tip for keeping your houseplants happy is to properly transplant/re-pot them.   They need new soil about once a year.  I very rarely purchase indoor plants.  Usually they are given to me so I can provide them with much-needed life support. 🙂 Recently, a dear friend gifted […]