Amazing Patriotic Treats Recipes: Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

Patriotic Treats Delicious Dishes Recipe Party This Mama Loves

Well, we're in summer mode now, my friends.  Bedtimes are out the window. There's not much structure, but there is a lot of hanging out, playing, getting bored, slime making, baking, bike riding, skinned knees, tree climbing, bug bites, and did I mention slime making? We're doing our best to kick it old school this [...]

Best Cruises for Kids & Families

Best Cruises for Kids & Families from This Mama Loves

We have officially been bit by the cruising bug in our house. After some AMAZING experiences aboard the Carnival Magic last summer What kids love about a cruise on Carnival Magic, Best Family Excursion in Costa Maya, and Western Carribbean Cruisel)and with Princess Cruises (5 things first time cruisers should know,  Double Chocolate Tiramisu Recipe, and [...]

Easy Strawberry Recipe Ideas Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

Easy Strawberry Recipe Ideas Delicious Dishes Recipe Party This Mama Loves Blog

Happy Summer! It's berry good to be done with school and softball and spring soccer...and we have a whole week off of gymnastics! We've been trying to have some down time and relax for a bit- although with a kid doing ninja warrior camp this week, I can't say it's full on relax mode. Enjoy [...]

Best Restaurants for Kids in Connecticut

Best Restaurants for Kids in Connecticut | This Mama Loves

Taking your kids out to eat can be a daunting task if you're not prepared. Finding restaurants with kid-friendly eats, entertainment, and affordable prices can be difficult. We've put together a list of the best restaurants for kids in Connecticut for you and your family to try and enjoy! Want more Connecticut fun? Check out Free [...]

How to manage your kids devices and pause the internet!

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free for this How to manage your kids devices and pause the internet post.  Circle with Disney offers parents a way to manage their children's screen time, filter content, make sure they aren't [...]

Parents of the Year Award goes to #TheHouseMovie

The House Movie opens June 30 in theaters

By now, most of you know that both of our girls compete in gymnastics. It's a year-round commitment, and it's not the cheapest sport in the world to participate in. Plus, our son plays in a premier soccer league, which runs 9-10 months. We just paid for the 2017-18 season on Wednesday. Kids are expensive- [...]

Peach Mango Grilled Chicken Recipe with Sweet & Fruity Olive OIl

Peach Mango Grilled Chicken Recipe with Sweet Fruity Olive Oil from This Mama Loves

It's summer. Well, not quite, but close enough. Let's fire up the grill and eat some yummy summer foods, already! We pretty much live on our deck already, so grilling is kind of a no brainer in summer. Plus it keeps the heat outside and not in the kitchen making the house hotter than it [...]

5 Easy Steps for Planning a Family Camping Trip

Easy Steps for Planning a Family Camping Trip - Family Camping Tips from This Mama Loves

  Camping is a great family activity, especially when the weather warms up in the Spring and Summer.  It’s nice to get outside and have some activities that the family can do together.   But there are many things to consider when planning a camping trip. First, how much do you want to ‘rough it?’  Campgrounds [...]

Easy Picnic Foods Recipes: Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

Easy Picnic Foods Recipes Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Hero

  Three more days of school after today. Three. I can do it. We're in the home stretch. It's just that there's SO MANY THINGS TO DO and what I want to do is hang out and eat good food with friends and family. I'm so done with all of the school things- and I [...]

Free or Cheap Activities for Kids in Connecticut

Free or Cheap Activities for Kids in Connecticut

There are so many things to do in Connecticut with your family. It's easy to start going over-budget if you're not careful, however. Check out these fantastic free or cheap activities for kids in Connecticut. Whether you're a native or just visiting, you're sure to find something you'll enjoy. Pomfret Center This activity isn't just [...]