Darcy Zalewski

143 Flips | 20 Magazines | 9 Likes | 25 Following | 17 Followers | @DarcyZalews2017 | Content creator and curator of sanity saving parenting tips, easy recipes, kids activities, family travel, and family gaming. Author. Birth and breastfeeding advocate. 

Summer Fun Ideas for Kids

Are you looking for some Summer Fun for Kids? This list has some amazing ideas that you can easily put into place during those long and hot summer …

Kids

3 Benefits of a Wee Blessing Children’s Clothing Box

<i>My daughter has been asking and asking to try a kids’ clothing subscription box, so we were thrilled at the opportunity to work with Wee Blessing to</i> …

20 Fantastic Grilling Recipes to Try This Summer

As much as we love to grill our dinner, we sometimes fall into a pattern of only making steaks, burgers, and brats. If you get tired of cooking the …

Disney’s ZOMBIES Inspired DIY Cheerleading Pom Pom Craft

<i>This DIY cheerleader pom pom craft project was inspired by the Disney Channel’s new movie, ZOMBIES, which we received to review.</i><p>What happens when …

How To Know When To Stop Breastfeeding

Every breastfeeding mom has a moment when she wonders when to stop breastfeeding. Should you encourage baby to wean? Should you follow child-led …

Easy Unicorn Paper Bag Craft for Preschoolers

Looking for paper bag craft ideas to make with your kids? Have a magical afternoon with this fun and easy Unicorn Paper Bag Craft. It’s perfect for …

Easy Homemade Buttermilk Waffle Recipe with Blackberries

Nothing makes kids happier than this easy Buttermilk Waffle Recipe with fresh blackberries. It’s so simple to make, and takes just a few ingredients …

Mini Eraser Robot Counting Mat Activity for Preschoolers

Who hasn’t pretended to be a robot at least once? Robots are such a fun concept for kids. Most kids can’t wait for the day when a robot will help …

7 Self Care Activities For Busy Moms

Self Care Activities are needed in the life of a busy mom. Whether you are a working mom, work at home mom, or a stay at home mom, you know that self …

Step Right Up! Fun Preschool Circus Printables

Come one, come all and grab these free Preschool Circus Printables! This circus themed printable pack features cutting, tracing, and coloring …

How to Tackle Spring Cleaning While Dinner is in the Oven

<i>These tips on how to tackle spring cleaning while making dinner are part of a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of On-Cor. The opinions</i> …

Cleaning

A Wrinkle in Time Activity Pages

Books were a large part of my childhood. I was rarely seen without a book in hand (or at least within arm’s reach). One summer, I traveled the …

Books

Handprint Chicken Paper Plate Craft

One of the easiest types of activities to set up for the kids is a paper plate craft. I almost always have paper plates on hand, making it one of the …

Crafting

Star Wars R2D2 Milkshake Recipe

I was inspired to make this Star Wars R2D2 Milkshake recipe for the kids to enjoy while watching LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales. We received this DVD to …

Star Wars

Fun Spring Crafts for Kids: Hatching Chick

We’re on the hunt for fun spring crafts for kids now that the weather is getting nicer around here. Of course, spring is always slow to fully bloom …

Crafting

5 Positive Parenting Choices For Handling Tantrums

I always want to be making positive parenting choices, but when the kids throw a tantrum it is hard to hold to that ideal. Toddlers are well-known …

Parenting

20 Spring Crafts For Kids

I love keeping the kids busy during Spring break with some of these fun Spring crafts that are kid friendly. Not only are they adorable, they are …

Kids

Shamrock Shaker Kids Craft

I love this super easy kids craft that is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day! Making this Shamrock Shaker kids craft is so simple, easy and inexpensive. …

Kids

Irish Soda Bread Recipe with Math Lesson for Kids

<i>This Irish Soda Bread recipe math activity is a guest post from Education.com, which features a variety of educational activities for kids.</i><p>St. …

Soda Bread

Printable Pregnancy Tracker Signs

Looking back, I wish I had been diligent to use a Pregnancy Tracker in pictures throughout both of my pregnancies. These fun Printable Pregnancy …

Pregnancy

Family Friendly Activities Within Driving Distance of Milwaukee

“What are we doing today?” is my daughter’s favorite question on Saturday mornings. If you and your kids are looking for a little adventure without …

Travel

5 Reasons Cedar Point Amusement Park is Perfect for Kids

<i>“Mom, can we live at Cedar Point?”</i> asked my daughter at a rest stop on the way home. She made such a fuss about it the lady in the stall next door …

Kids

10 Museums to See in Wisconsin This Summer

One great way to enjoy The Badger State is to visit some of these 10 museums to see in Wisconsin this summer. There are many great outdoor activities …

Museums

Helpful Baby Dental Cleaning Tips You Need to Know

Your baby has finally had that first tooth come through, so now what? Baby Dental Cleaning Tips are just what you need to make sure their cute little …

Parenting

Easy Cheesy Tuna and Rice One Skillet Recipe

Do you ever have days where you are scrambling to get dinner made, but you desperately need to go grocery shopping? This Easy Cheesy Tuna and Rice …

An Openhearted Q&A About Race and Privilege

<i>Note from Darcy: Before you being reading this openhearted discussion about race and privilege, I want to say thank you again to my friend René</i> …

Parenting

Fun Lorax Truffula Tree Craft Fork Painting for Kids

Looking for fun and easy Lorax Truffula Tree craft ideas? Encourage young readers while celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday and Read Across America Day …

Kids

7 Things I Thought I Knew About Breastfeeding, But I Was Wrong

It’s not always easy to admit when I’m wrong.<p>Before I became a mom, I thought I knew all about breastfeeding. Heck, I thought I knew all about being …

Pregnancy

Easy Cotton Ball Snowman Craft for Kids

Winter is the time for ice, cozy mittens, and snowmen. Keep the winter doldrums away by making these adorable cotton ball snowmen with your kiddos. …

Kids

The One Thing You Need to Simplify Traveling With Kids

Do you loathe lugging a high back booster seat around? Have you ever wondered if you need to bring your booster seat along on a trip?<p>There is so much …

Kids