Stacy Teet

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Save your sanity with a magical blanket fort kit

Guys, I have a confession to make.<p>Something I have been feeling awful about all week.<p>My kids get out of school for the summer next Thursday and for …

This $1 Cup Could Prevent Millions Of Babies From Starving

Babies who don't have a sucking reflex often can't breastfeed.<p>A baby sips from a NIFTY cup, which is designed to help babies who struggle to breastfeed.<p>A baby born with a cleft palate in an underserved country could very well starve to death just because she has problems sucking.<p>But that baby, …

Babies

New Zealand Has A Cave Full Of Glowworms, And It's Wholly Surreal

Nature's light shows are the best.<p>Anyone with a bucket list is probably familiar with the glowworm caves of Waitomo, New Zealand.<p>Thousands of tiny, glistening glowworms inhabit these subterranean caverns, making for a light show that's beyond memorable. Travelers can take a floating tour inside the …

New Zealand

Stylish moms love ToteSavvy, the best diaper bag alternative

ToteSavvy is the modern alternative to a diaper bag combining the inner lining of a traditional diaper bag with your own handbag collection. The …

Prep These 3 Ingredients Sunday Night, Eat Healthy All Week

Meal prep is key to setting yourself up for eating success. Spend a few hours prepping on a Sunday, and reap the benefits all week long. Your wallet …

Food

Photo Of State Trooper Sharing Meal With Homeless Mother Goes Viral

He didn't think anyone would see the beautiful act.<p>A trooper's quiet act ended up getting the praise it deserved.<p>A photo recently posted in a Fall River, Massachusetts, Facebook group by Jacob Morse shows State Trooper Luke Bonin sharing a meal with Lynn Murphy, a homeless mother of four.<p>According …

Homelessness

New Horned Dinosaur Species Unearthed In Utah

The two-ton plant-eater Machairoceratops cronusi had four horns and lived 77 million years ago.<p>A new species of horned dinosaur has been unearthed by scientists in southern Utah.<p>Remains of the animal, named Machairoceratops cronusi, suggest it was about 26 feet long, weighed two tons and ate …

Earth Science

Top 6 Ways to Make Exercise Fun for Kids

Parents face increasing challenges on their quest to get children to live healthy, active lifestyle through exercise. The ubiquity of televisions, …

Family Affair

It's a Tie-Dye Sleepover Party! | How to Tie-Dye Pillow Cases

<i>This post is brought to you buy I Love to Create and Blueprint Social</i><p>I always seem to have an over abundance of party ideas for the little kids but …

Tie-dye

Raising a daughter? Handle with care — especially when she's 14

When my first baby was born, the doctor handed her to me and said, "Meet your future teenage daughter." Then she got on the phone with her own teenage daughter, and the two of them got into a loud argument about what to eat for dinner. I still remember the daughter's aggrieved voice, audible …

Simon & Schuster

Strawberry Banana Bread - Hello Healthy

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 3/4 cups (210 grams) whole-wheat pastry flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/4 teaspoon sea salt<br>• 2 large eggs, beaten<br>• 2 …

Recipes

7 Common Mistakes To Avoid If You Want To Achieve Your Goals And Dreams In Life.

No matter what goals, dreams or personal changes you want to achieve in your life, the reality for you and everyone else, is that it requires …

Self-improvement

Growing Lemons... Yep On a Tree

Our family loves nature. We are always outside, camping, hiking, so planting a garden fits into our lifestyle. Did you know that you can plant any seed you find? I will show you how, and chances are you have everything you need right at home!<p>So, I wanted to try to grow a lemon tree. I will show you …

Gardening

9 Low-Carb Breakfast Egg Muffins Under 300 Calories - Hello Healthy

Reinvent your morning routine with a genius kitchen hack: the muffin pan. This plus a couple of eggs and tasty ingredients are all you need for easy …

Breakfast

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016

I loved this tote from the minute I saw it, and actually just sent one to a very deserving mom!<p>A super comfy t-shirt that also reminds you why you …

Mother's Day

How to throw a fiesta party! Happy Cinco de Mayo

Happy Saturday friends!<p>I’ve got nothing but fiesta and fringe on the brain today … ok, and maybe a craving for salsa, street tacos and a citrus …

Cinco de Mayo

DIY fabric buckets

I’m not exactly sure how many years Sanae and Ute have been running the Secret Valentine Exchange but it seems like I’ve managed to miss out on it a …

DIY

DIY Painted Pot Holders for Mother's Day

Here's a fun way for kids to show off their creativity while making mom a Mother's Day gift that she'll love to use - painted pot holders! Stella and …

DIY

Grow your own green smoothie garden!

Hey there! I’m Jen. I blog over at Plain Vanilla Mom and I am so excited to be here writing my first post for KSW. Stacy is amazing, as are all the …

Smoothies

The Two Most Impactful Words I Say to My Kids

I've embraced the power in empathy. It's become my new secret parenting weapon.<p>Shutterstock<p>It's a rare day in our house if I don't hear some type of …

Kids

You Need to Try at Least One of These Caribbean Eco-Adventures

<i>By Michelle Schuman for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>We'd never knock you for spending an entire vacation with your toes in the sand, piña colada in hand. But if you're up for a little adventure, here's the best of the best:<p><b>Greet the day and some tropical birds with a sun salutation in paradise</b><p>Photo …

Caribbean

Here's Exactly How to Work Out if You Want to Lose Weight

No more guess work at the gym.<p>If you're trying to drop a few pounds, it can be totally overwhelming to figure out how to make sure your sweat sessions are helping you shed. On a basic level, losing weight and lowering your body fat percentage is a numbers game, says Ippolita Di Paola, a personal …

Health

16 Creative Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Mother's Day

Striped Gold Foil Wooden Bowl

Who is with me on gold foil being one of the best things out there? I mean, as far as craft supplies go… gold foil is pretty amazing. I’ve used it on …

Lifestyle

Host your own Field Day party at home!

Do you remember field day?<p>Oh my gosh, a whole day at school devoted entirely to play!<p>Seriously, it’s pretty genius. Why don’t they do field days once …

Kids

Mother's Day Gift Guide For Every Budget

I never truly appreciated my mother until I became one myself. Now that I have two little boys I have the utmost admiration for all of my fellow …

Mother's Day

I'm An Inflammation Expert. Here's What I Eat In A Typical Day

<i>Kellyann Petrucci, ND, a leading naturopathic physician and nutritionist, is a weight-loss and natural anti-aging expert. This week, we're sharing</i> …

Health

The best San Antonio restaurants for Mother's Day brunch

Silo Elevated Cuisine — Alamo Heights<p>Supper<p>Boiler House Texas Grill and Wine<p>Southerleigh Fine Food & Brewery<p>Brigid<p>Liberty Bar<p>The St. Anthony Hotel<p>We …

Food & Dining

Cocoon Hanging Seat - Free Knitting Pattern

Cocoon Hanging Seat Pattern<p>This knitted Cocoon Hanging Seat is my long overdue idea that I have in mind to make years ago. I am so glad that I have …

Crafting

Starting a Mother's Day Tea Party Tradition

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Little Debbie®. But the fun we had, memories we made, and laughs we shared are all …

Mother's Day