How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

How to Throw the Perfect Frozen Party on a Tight Budget

Throw an Amazing Frozen Birthday Party Quickly and Cheaply and immediately eliminate $100 off kids’ birthday party costs Let’s just be real.  Birthday parties can get SUPER expensive.  I recently threw the Frozen birthday party of my daughter’s dreams on a budget and wanted to share these nuggets of info on how I did it with you! […]

An Upbeat Version of the Christian Classics You Listened to as a Kid

An Upbeat Version of the Christian Classics You Listened to as a Kid

The Mommies’ passion is to help parents steer their kids in the right direction and teach them how to live for Jesus. Fun music that teaches about God and His Word can help do just that. About a week ago, we posted a playlist of upbeat Christian “pop” music that kids and teens will love. […]

Upbeat Christian Playlist for Kids & Teens

Upbeat Christian Playlist for Kids & Teens

What are your kids’ favorite songs? If I had to guess, (and the same goes for my daughter), they are drawn to the catchy pop songs on mainstream radio.  My issue with this is that (some of) the messages in these songs are what I would deem inappropriate for my kids to hear. I’ve listened […]

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Customize Your Birth Announcement, Children’s Birthday Invitations, Holiday Cards and More!

Basic Invite stands out among the rest as a unique invitation and stationary line. Do you love throwing parties and get-togethers? Do you have a creative eye and want something unique that fits your style? We here at The Mommies do. That’s why we love Basic Invite. We’re not sure if you knew this, but The […]

Play The Question Game With Your Kids

Play The Question Game With Your Kids

Since having baby #2, I haven’t had as much time to journal all the cute things my kids are doing and saying. With my first, it was much easier to find the time. I try to make a point to sit down and write about each of them every month, but it just doesn’t always […]

DIY Rustic Reindeer Christmas Mantle

DIY Rustic Reindeer Christmas Mantle

This year we decided to retire our DIY Santa Wreath and go with a rustic reindeer Christmas theme. I had picked up these cute reindeer ornaments from the Dollar Tree. Pack of 5 for $1 for the little ones and 2 for $1 for the larger size ones. I really love how the mantle turned out. […]

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

DIY First Birthday High Chair Banner

I kept the decorations simple for my daughter’s first birthday and stuck with a “onederful” theme. My inspiration for decorations came from some beautiful fabric quarters I found at Joann’s. I’ve incorporated fabric like this into my parties before as coasters, under floral bouquets or laid out as centerpieces, but this time I wanted to do […]

Simple Football Craft For Kids

Simple Football Craft For Kids

Are you ready for some football?! I know our little ones are. Your child can be just as excited about your favorite team this football season as you are with this simple football craft!  We did this easy and simple football craft this past Sunday and not only was my little munchkin excited about creating […]

Birthday Activities for Kids

Birthday Activities for Kids

I didn’t realize just how fun a kid’s birthday party could be until I had kids! There is something about seeing the pure joy across my kid’s face that makes her birthday more special than all the birthdays I’ve ever had combined. I’ve had so much fun planning her birthday parties too! Mostly because I […]

We are all about this 1990s playlist…

We are all about this 1990s playlist…

Bring back your high school (or middle/grade school days) with this 1990s playlist.  Throwing a decade-themed party?  This playlist will be the perfect place to get started.  Or just download the songs on your music player, put your headphones in and pretend you are listening with your Walkman while playing Super Nintendo Got some to add?  […]