Fun & Easy Valentine Crafts for Kids

Follow my blog with Bloglovin We all want to be that Pinterest mom and make fun holiday crafts with our kids. But who has the time and energy? Well, I’m going to show you how easy it can be and why is looks so awesome in photos, even if said craft lasts for only 5 […]

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Simplifying Life

Hi, Salt & Life readers! My name is Carrie, and I’m so excited to be guest posting today! I’m a twenty-something mama to two little girls, a wife of 7 1/2 years, a pre-med student and a YouTuber! I make videos about simplifying life and I’m here to share a little bit about that with you […]

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Toddler Trick or Treat Costumes

It’s November 1st and MIXmas is playing on the radio, but we’re still getting over how much fun last night’s Trick or Treating was! It was the first time for two of our kids to dress up and head out for trick or treating in the neighborhood, and there was a ton of excitement (and way […]

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Fun Activities for Fall

We share so much on here about our latest projects and favorite recipes, and probably just look like busy bees all the time! There’s so much more to this season than cute outfits, fall scents and good food, though. One of the best things about this season (or any season) is who you spend it with, and […]

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French Themed Toddler Birthday Party

Have y’all heard of Sophie the Giraffe? If you have a toddler girl, I’m going to go with probably yes. My daughter has three media loves right now: Curious George (or “Monkey George” as she calls him), Daniel Tiger and Sophie the Giraffe (aside from Frozen, of course). So when I asked her if she […]

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In Minutes: 5 Minute Hairstyles

So here’s the deal. If you’re a mom, work outside the house or are in school (or any combination thereof), you probably don’t have hours to spend on your hair every morning. You also probably don’t love going out looking like you just woke up and didn’t have time to brush your hair (even if that’s […]

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Oatmeal Raisin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Coffee and cookies… they just go together, right? Or is that cookies and milk… Well, this mama likes coffee with her cookies. Imagine if you will, it’s after dinner, the kiddos are asleep, the cafe lights are on outside, and you and your love are sitting at the patio farm table with warm cups of coffee and some […]

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Baby Led Weaning

Baby led weaning! Or, in layman’s terms, “the lazy way to feed your baby.” (Haha!)This is one of the main reasons I chose this approach for introducing solids to both of my children. Is that okay to say? That I’m just a tad lazy? I spent a lot of years in childcare before I ever […]

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DIY Repurposed Toddler Headband

I have a thing for headbands.  They can turn a bad hair day into super cute in less than five minutes, and that’s always a win in my book.  It doesn’t hurt that they usually come in fun prints, and are made in mini-me size!  The first thing I ever bought for my daughter {even […]

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