For the past week and a half I have been asking myself “What season is THIS?” We have literally gone from fall, to spring, summer sun and back to monsoon week just recently. With all of this bipolar weather I haven’t even had a chance to think about the fact that my favorite season is right around the corner!
School is about to be out for SUMMER!!!! Seriously in a matter of days we will be halfway through the year. Time is moving by and this makes me want to hold on to as many memories as possible. Just thinking about how fast my kids are growing makes me so emotional. I want to share 11 things I’m doing with the crew this summer:
- Strawberry picking
- Enjoy a Staycation
- Visit the Zoo
- Sit on the porch and indulge in a fruit salad
- Enjoy a movie outdoors
- Take a trip to the beach
- Have dinner at the park
- Plant flowers
- Visit the farmers market
- Make your own lemonade
- Make tie-dye tees
Well this is my to do list this summer! What plans do you have for the family? I try to set small goals and anything else is icing on the cake! In the mean time I’m enjoying these pictures to remind myself of how much I can not wait until summer is here!
Until next time….
Hey hey hey! We are excited to team up with the Greensboro Coliseum for a fun filled family night out. We are giving away a family 4 pack to see Sesame Street Live, and we can’t wait to share the love.
Our family LOVES Sesame Street so when I shared the news, the boys were thrilled. Jagger was actually Elmo for Halloween and Elle’s 2nd birthday party was Elmo themed. I know that Mother’s Day is only a few days away but hey we all know Momma’s love anything that will put a smile on their little ones face. Be sure to enter here for your chance to win!
If you don’t win, no worries just head here to purchase tickets for your family. See you at the show!
Hey Momtourage! I wanted to share a cool quick and easy way to take plain black shoes from basic to fresh! I’m always excited to find a great deal, so when I was in Walmart I found some black vans inspired shoes for Jagger and they were less than $6! Check out my tips to make some for your little one below:
- A spray bottle
- Black canvas shoes
After pouring the bleach in the empty spray bottle, simply spray the shoes lightly. Be sure to spray in different locations so that you are able to have a cool splash pattern!
Let the shoes sit for 1-2 mins to allow the bleach to set into the canvas
Rinse the shoes with cold water and allow to air dry for 24hrs.
After the shoes dry you are ready to style them! We absolutely love the way they turned and I will be making some for the rest of the #HWTH crew! Until next time!
I had the pleasure of coming up with a fun kids DIY craft for my friends at The Craft Bar! Be sure to follow them on IG for more fun filled DIY projects, Sip and Paint Parties and Crafting Events! @thecraftbarsite
Here’s a fun and easy way to make your kids all time favorite item!
2 cups of Flour
1 cup of hot water
1/4 cup of salt
Food coloring of your choice
- Mix together flour & salt
- Add your choice of food color 4-5 drops to the water
- Pour the colored water into the flour mixture stirring as you pour
- Add more flour as the mixture gets sticky
- Separate the mixture and add additional colors
- Store in ziplock baggies