Looking For Last Minute Travel Gifts for Men? These Are Winners!

Looking For Last Minute Travel Gifts for Men? These Are Winners!

I’m all about practical gifts. So when you ask for travel gift ideas for the men in your life, you can be sure these are gifts they will use and not bury under a pile of books or laundry. Keeping in mind budget constraints, time constraints, and the need to find a useful gift for…

How to Make Snowman Soup (A Free Printable Snowman Soup Treat Bag Tag)

How to Make Snowman Soup (A Free Printable Snowman Soup Treat Bag Tag)

I remember the first time my oldest came home with Snowman Soup from preschool. You should have seen the look on her face.  So much joy! This year while looking for gifts for her Girl Scout sisters, I found adorable snowmen snowglobes for the high-schoolers and thought it would be sweet to add some Snowman…

Color and Find Christmas I Spy Printable- A Fun New Christmas Game
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Color and Find Christmas I Spy Printable- A Fun New Christmas Game

I Spy printables are always popular with kids of all ages.  Color and Find I Spy worksheets are one of the easiest ways to keep children engaged in classroom settings, at a party, or even on a road trip. These are designed to work great for just one child or 35! Color and Find I…

Need Easy Christmas Treats? Try These Strawberry Christmas Trees!
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Need Easy Christmas Treats? Try These Strawberry Christmas Trees!

Christmas is a busy time of the year when it comes to entertaining. Easy Christmas treats are always a favorite in my books! It’s also that time of the year when the oven goes into overtime, baking all those Christmas cookies. So yes, no-bake Christmas treats are a big plus.  What if I told you…

The Free Printable Christmas Memory Game Your Family Will Love
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The Free Printable Christmas Memory Game Your Family Will Love

If you’re like me and always looking for ways to tie in the Christmas story with your family activities, then this Christmas Memory Game will be a must to download and print. Kids love games and if you’re able to tie in learning and play, then you have a winner on your hands. When I…

What to Give Your Foodie Friend? Foodie Hamper Ideas She Will Love

What to Give Your Foodie Friend? Foodie Hamper Ideas She Will Love

Buying gifts for a foodie is pretty easy!  Give a gift card to a favorite restaurant, bake a batch of cookies or give a platter of their favorite food, and you can put a checkmark against that name on your list. But what if you want to be a little creative? Give them a foodie…

Printable Advent Wreath Coloring Page Activity: An Easy Way to Help Kids Understand the Advent
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Printable Advent Wreath Coloring Page Activity: An Easy Way to Help Kids Understand the Advent

Many families observe the age-old tradition of the Advent wreath and candles. Still, with younger kids in the house, you may want to consider also introducing your family to a printable Advent wreath coloring page activity as well.  This was designed keeping in mind families with young children who enjoy hands-on activities.  What is Advent?…

Holiday Baking With Kids Is Not Stressful! 3 Ways to Make This Fun!

Holiday Baking With Kids Is Not Stressful! 3 Ways to Make This Fun!

Holiday baking with kids is something many families are intentional about making a part of their annual Christmas traditions. True, it can get to be messy but the time you spend with the kids in the kitchen is priceless. Yes, clean-up can be overwhelming especially when one of your kids decides it’s time to play…

The Christmas M&M’s Poem: The True Meaning Of Christmas Poem

The Christmas M&M’s Poem: The True Meaning Of Christmas Poem

One of the most popular recipes on Mommy Snippets is this easy 3 ingredient Christmas pretzel recipe, complete with the bright red and green Christmas M&Ms. Over the years this has become a staple add-on to our Christmas treat boxes for neighbors and friends.  This year, I thought it would be nice to include my…

Celebrate Christ in the Holidays With a Jesse Tree Advent Countdown (Free Printable)
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Celebrate Christ in the Holidays With a Jesse Tree Advent Countdown (Free Printable)

Many families use the Jesse Tree Advent countdown to count down to Christmas morning. I wanted to create an Advent activity that would be an interactive and immersive learning experience for the whole family. Thus this Color and Learn Jesse Tree Activity Pack. The Jesse Tree Advent Countdown The Jesse Tree Advent Countdown concept is…

Make Your Christmas Toy Shopping Count When You Shop This Way! (+ An Epic Toy Gift Guide!)

Make Your Christmas Toy Shopping Count When You Shop This Way! (+ An Epic Toy Gift Guide!)

Let’s face it! Christmas toy shopping can get to be a bit much if you wait till the last moment and don’t have a strategy in place. I’m a firm believer in shopping sales and thanks to my partnership with Zulily over the past couple of months, I’ve been able to shop early for the…

Tips to Help Your Child Avoid a Stressful Christmas

Tips to Help Your Child Avoid a Stressful Christmas

If your child’s behavior hints that Christmas is overwhelming, you know you will need to pay attention and do everything you can to avoid a stressful Christmas. Christmas Eve and Christmas day can be an overload with all the gifts, excitement, indulgent food, one too many sugar cookies (especially if they’re as good as these no-spread…