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Caitlin

Hi, there! I'm Caitlin, a stay at home mom to identical twin girls and a preschool-aged little boy. I learned a lot about managing a household with 3 under 3 and I strive to share that knowledge with my readers. I'm passionate about sharing our tips for sleep, discipline, and schedules to help other moms make the most of their busy days!

A Valentine’s Day Paint Activity for Toddlers

I’d like to preface this post by telling you that while I LOVE to do crafts and activities with my kiddos… my capacity for mess is fairly small. Not even because I can’t handle the messes, but because I have *four children* and our messes escalate very quickly from being manageable to looking like a …

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How to Explain Santa: The Sweetest Way To Tell Your Child Santa Isn’t Real

It’s the most wonderful time of year! It’s also the time of year when little ones may begin to question just how Santa gets all of the presents to every boy and girl in the world and the “Is Santa real?” questions may be coming. If you’re wondering how to explain Santa to your kiddos …

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What I’m Actually Getting My Kids for Christmas (2023)

Last year was the first year that I published a “What We’re Getting Our Kids for Christmas” post and it was so popular last year that I decided to write an updated version this year, and probably every year after! I know that it’s personally something I enjoy reading as well, AND it helps me …

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50 Festive and Fun Family Christmas Activities to Enjoy

Every year, our family counts down to Christmas, as do many families worldwide. During this busy season, and you may feel the pull to lean in and cherish the memories made with the whole family at home. So, if you’re looking for ways to fill your Christmas season with intentional family Christmas activities at home, …

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Kids Christmas Party Activities: 35+ Festive and Fun Ideas

I simply love everything about Christmas and I always have. Now that I’m a mom, making the Christmas magic come alive for my kids is EVERYTHING. Ugh. It’s just the best. If you also love making magical Christmas moments with your kiddos and are planning a kids Christmas party, you’ve come to the right place …

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40+ Fall Art Activities for Preschoolers

Preschoolers love creating and if we don’t give them the proper time and space, you know they may just color or cut something we don’t want them to!  These fall art activities for preschoolers include some simple fall crafts that parents will love to hang on their fridges and others that are focused more on just …

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35 Easy Fall Art Activities for Elementary Students

Fall is such an exciting season for elementary students! They have met new teachers and classmates, started a new grade or even school for the first time, and are eager to learn. It can also be an exhausting time and working on fall art projects, either at home or at school is a fun way …

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30 Simple Thankful Activities for Preschoolers to Learn Gratitude

Whether you are a preschool teacher looking for thankful activities for preschoolers, or you have young children of your own, we are always trying to teach the littles in our lives how to be better tiny humans. Being thankful and having gratitude for the blessings in our lives is something that we have to explicitly …

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The Best Family Thanksgiving Movies for Kids Rated G

If you’re looking for the best family Thanksgiving movies for kids rated G, you aren’t alone! It’s a struggle to find Thanksgiving movies, nevertheless movies that are actually appropriate to snuggle up and watch with young kids after Thanksgiving dinner. One of our favorite ways to spend quality time together during the holiday season is …

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Double the Joy: The Best Bassinet for Twins in 2023

There are many excellent twin bassinets on the market and it can be time-consuming to figure out which one is right for you… but I am here to help! If you just found out you’re expecting twins and you’re slightly (or majorly) in freak-out mode, don’t worry! There is so much to learn and DOUBLE …

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