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Thrifting: Shopping With a Purpose

One of my favorite ways to shop and treat myself or others is through thrifting. I have found gorgeous home decor pieces, brand new high end clothing, favorite toys, and nostalgic gifts. Like most families we stretch every dollar. Thrifting can be a bit overwhelming to jump into but knowing the benefits, some thrifting hacks, […]

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Getting New Glasses: My Excellent Experience at Eyemart Express

This post was sponsored by Eyemart Express. However, opinions belong to the writer.My 3 and a half year old son wears glasses. We discovered this past winter that he will need to wear them “all waking hours until he’s a teenage” according to his ophthalmologist. Because he’s a little boy, he’s very tough on his […]

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Bugs, No More!

The post is sponsored by Norman’s Pest Control, however opinion’s belong to the writer. I don’t do well with bugs. Whether they creep, scatter or fly, they make my skin crawl! As my toddler would say, “No, yuck!”   So if I’m going to have to deal with them, and least I get to work with the […]

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KC Summer Guide: Storytimes, Activities and Day Camps

Kids not old enough for traditional camp can still experience the benefits at these mini camps, storytimes, workshops and classes featuring art, science, cooking and music. Be sure to check out our comprehensive summer camp guide! Storytime in the Village A free + fun morning, 10 - 11:30 a.m. filled with crafts,  snacks and a live [...]
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KC Summer Guide: The BEST Annual Events

We might be biased, but we’re pretty sure Kansas City has some of the best festivals and family-friendly events, especially in the summer. Mark your calendar for these favorites you can look forward to every year. Annual Marble Day The Annual Marble Day Celebration on May 5 in downtown Bonner Springs celebrates marble games and other old-fashioned […]

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