Clever Gift Wrapping Ideas for the Holidays

Trying to be a little more creative for the holidays? Wrap your head around these cute gift wrapping ideas to get in the holiday spirit! Parchment paper:  You can decorate this plain paper however you like. You can use stamps, sponge paint, finger paint, or even just markers. This is great activity that you can […]

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Inspirational Clip

Wanted to post some inspiration to get you through the rest of your week. This video just put a smile on my face and I hope that it dose the same for you. Make a wish foundation made a young boys’ wish become a reality by making him a real life super hero.

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Bite-Sized Fun

Bite-sized foods seem to be all the “rage” lately. I put together some of our favorites that you can make for all of the holiday festivities coming up. I’m sure that kids will go crazy for them and your guests will be impressed. 1.Bite-sized Macaroni and Cheese!  Ingredients 1½ tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons flour ¾ […]

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Funny Friday Video

I watched this video and thought it was super cute, so I wanted to post it on the blog. Hopefully it it gives you an extra smile! 

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5 Cute and Easy Halloween Costumes

We are all busy, especially if you have kids to chase around. Halloween came quickly this year and if you are still in a rut finding a costume here are some cute and easy ideas! 1. A minion from “Despicable Me”.   2. Black Cat.   3. Where’s Waldo.   4. Black Mail. (Wear all […]

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Fall Favorits

With October winding down I just wanted to share some of our fall favorites. Enjoy and indulge before winter creeps in and the snow begins to fall. Kidecal Keycals                                                      […]

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Cute Video To Brighten Up Your Week

I saw this video and wanted to share it to brighten up your day. This dad sees his sons report card and has a heartwarming reaction. How do you react to your kids’ grades?

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DIY Cleaning Products

I was looking around online for more “green” cleaning products, and was surprised with how much I found. I wanted to post some of these products you can make with things you probably have lying around the house. It can save you money, which we all love, and is healthier for your family! 1. Surface […]

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Pumpkin Patch

I wanted to put up a short blog post about a really fun activity I did over the weekend. This weekend I went to a pumpkin patch for the first time in my life and had a blast! I thought I would share with all of you because it was an inexpensive activity that you […]

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Pizza in a Jar!

Jarring and canning seem to be “all the rage” right now. Whether it be peppers, jams, nuts, hot coco mix, smoothies, I see it all over the internet. I found one idea and ran with it, and thought it would be awesome to put up on our blog. I decided to make Pizza in a […]

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Waterproof Labels

Labels can be life savors when you have kids to keep track of. Now that the colder weather is coming your kids will be needing to bring winter apparel to school. I would say it is about a 50/50 chance that all their winter gear such as coats, mittens, hats, and gloves will make it […]

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Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Loaf

With the colder weather here in Colorado, this weekend I got in a baking sort of mood. Since fall recently started I thought pumpkin loaf would be perfect. This is a super simple recipe that only takes a few ingredients, and it is kid friendly so they can join in on the fun! It only […]

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Pumpkin Painting

That festive time of year is here again! Pumpkin carving is a great way to get into the fall spirit, but with young children that can be a scary situation. Pumpkin painting is a great way to bring out your crafty side and get the whole family involved. Many craft stores have all the supplies […]

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Mason Jar Smoothies

Mason Jar Smoothies: Back to school means the morning routine rush (HATE IT!) In an attempt to be more organized (and less stressed) for this school year we are trying to prep the night before. We are loving this smoothie prep idea using mason jars (because who doesn’t love mason jars??) Spinach and Mango Smoothie: Ingredients: […]

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Newborn Essentials

BOB Sport Utility Stroller Orange BOB Trailers / Boon ‘Flair’ Pedestal Highchair / Lifefactory – baby bottles starter kit / Baby Wrap | Boba / Swaddle Blanket / kidecals name labels / Honey Comb | kidecals My oldest son just turned ten. TEN!! A decade…I can hardly believe it. As I reminisced about when the boys […]

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It’s a boy! But bets are still being placed…

And here are the ROYAL BABY NAME ODDS! The front runners: George 7/4 James 4/1 Alexander 9/1 Luis 10/1 And at the bottom of the betting pack: Titus, Elvis, and Kong all tied at 500/1 odds At PaddyPower.com you can also bet on the Royal baby’s first word, first official overseas visit, and age at […]

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Our Favorite TV Moms

We’ve chosen our top ten favorite TV Moms!  Did your favorite make the list? 10) Morticia Addams – Addam’s Family 9) Pegg Bundy – Married with Children 8) Lucy Ricardo – I Love Lucy 7) Marge Simpson – The Simpsons 6) Claire Dunphy – Modern Family 5) June Cleaver – Leave It To Beaver 4) […]

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We are feeling all rainbows and unicorns on this friday!

Happy Friday!  Summer is all about fun, sun, and color!  Our theme for this weekend is rainbows and unicorns.  It is nearly impossible not to have a great time when you surround yourself with rainbows and unicorns.  Don’t forget to #labelitdontloseit with some fabulous rainbow kidecals.  Share the R & U style love with your […]

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Happy Fourth Weekend!

Did you remember to label your stuff for your vaca this weekend?? If not, here are just a few ideas of what you can label with our cool #findme labels. Include any info on these labels…phone number, reward offer, address, whatever gets your stuff back to you!! Check it out…and if you didn’t get some […]

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Summertime!

Growing up in the DC metro area, camping wasn’t really on our radar but when I was 15 my dad took me on a week long guided trip horseback riding and river rafting through Montana.  I think that is when I fell in love with the West and knew I would not remain an east […]

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