Keep it Handsome – 6 Daily Grooming Tips for Young Men

6 Grooming Tips for Men free reminder printable from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

I have three sons and to be honest, I learn something all the time about male grooming! My father, brother-in-law and brother all passed away either before my boys were born or when they were very little and having been a single mom for a while there was no male role model for my boys (thankfully, my husband came along in time to teach the

Safe Driving Skills for Teens and a Free Downloadable Guide

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  As the parent of two sons of driving age ~ one who already has his license and one who has just turned 16 ~ I can’t tell you how worried I was when my first started to drive and now, my second is getting the bug to drive.  You always want your kids to be safe, always.  When my oldest asked me to teach

5 Ways to Keep Kids Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

5 Easy Ways to Keep Kids Healthy During Cold and Flu Season #KeepKidsHealthy AD

  5 Ways to Keep Kids Healthy During Cold and Flu Season It’s here upon us whether we like it or not ~ the dreaded Cold and Flu Season.  Even though our kids (and us!) are around others with contagious germs we can take some steps to help protect our little ones from getting sick and today I am sharing 5 super easy ways to hopefully

Deviled Egg Eyeballs and Dracula Juice ~ Halloween Party Fun

Halloween Party ~ Dracula Juice and Deviled Egg Eyeballs from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Deviled Egg Eyeballs and Dracula Juice Spooky scars me but cute doesn’t so with that in mind I wanted to share with you two of my favorite Halloween Party treats!  I like to make things fun not just for the kids but for me (I’m a sappy weenie ~ what can I say?).   First up…… Deviled Egg Eyeballs ~ these scary blood shot eyes

10 Fun Free Halloween Apps and Some Snazzy Free Halloween Printables for Kids

4 Free Halloween Printables from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

10 Fun and Free Halloween Apps and 4 Free Halloween Printables for Kids The countdown to Halloween is beginning!  Can you believe it’s almost the time of year when everything seems to go by so quickly ~ first Halloween, then Thanksgiving, then Christmas!  I’m already getting antsy and feeling behind.  Thankfully, I already have my youngest son’s Halloween Costume Made ~ in case you missed

Our Favorite Homework Helper Apps

Favorite and free homework helper apps for kids. #homework #apps #school #kids #HTCRemix #VZWBuzz

Our Favorite Homework Helper Apps It’s time for school and all that entails, desk work, homework, learning, understanding, growing…..all so important, but sometimes it can be overwhelming.  When kids need help with their school it can be frustrating but thankfully, there are FREE apps to help with their learning and encourage them to learn more!  We use the HTC Remix and HTC One for the majority

Healthy Lunch Ideas and a Giveaway #RockTheLunchBox

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Rock the Lunch Box with Healthy Lunch Ideas  #spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between my blog and Annie’s Homegrown. This could include Annie’s providing me w/ content, product, access or other forms of payment. Healthy lunch ideas can be daunting.  It seems so much easier to just grab something on the go or something that’s quick but that’s not what’s best for kids

How To Teach an Old Dinosaur a New Trick with Fruit Shoot #StuntHunt

Teach an Old Dinosaur a New Trick

Ever since my boys were little one of my favorite things to watch them do was play ~ crazy and wild or quiet and imaginative their playing always makes me smile.  I only have one left that’s in the kids active adventure stage {the older ones are JUST CRAZY and WILD}.  My youngest usually makes movies ~ all kinds of movies ~ with his toys but

T-Shirt Tote Bag for Kids

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T-shirt tote bags are such a great way to repurpose an old t-shirt.  The cost is nothing, you can do so many different things with them and they are one of the easiest things you will ever make.    Click to continue reading