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How To Style a 4 year old Girl

This post is sponsored by Kidpik. All thoughts and opinions are my own!   If you have a four year old girl picking out what to wear can be a battle. Thankfully my four year old has not reached the point of fighting with me on what I want her to wear. Her style definitely reflects her personality! She is very much into anything with color, all the accessories, and anything that sparkles or has glitter on it! I recently…

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The Best Holiday Pajamas

This post is sponsored by Carter’s ; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.         Every year at Christmas time I always get my kids 2 pair of pajamas. One pair to wear up until Christmas and the other pair I put in their Christmas Eve boxes! I compile a few things to put in their boxes to give to them on Christmas eve. They love this tradition that I started 2 years ago. I give them a…

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Why I love the personalized touch

This post is sponsored by Stuckonyou. However all thoughts and opinions are 100% my own!   Yes, I am that mom that personalizes all of my children’s things! Well not so much with Oakland because he’s reached that age where it’s not that cool to have a personalized backpack or t-shirt. I definitely will put Ainsley and Leighton’s name all over everything for as long as I can!     I especially love when school rolls around because I get real excited…

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What I’ve learned from having 2 girls.

This post was sponsored by Cubbie Lee Toys. All thoughts and opinions are 100% my own.   I honestly never thought I would have two girls. Jerod and I thought we’d only have two children. That wasn’t the case. Ainsley gave us a run for our money. She’s a feisty, loving, red-head! She is super hard headed but has a beautiful, tender heart. She doesn’t like confrontation at all and will run and hide instead talking about what she did…

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How I get my kids to play {outside}

    Play time should be a time of interacting, imagining, creating, pretending, and so on! So many children are glued to screens and I am guilty of letting my kids play on the iPad when I have work to get done and can’t take them outside or play with them right at that moment. I am going to share some ways to get your kids outside and playing! Getting your kids to play shouldn’t be hard… especially when you…

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How to encourage a learning environment for your 3 month old.

This post is sponsored by Gymboree!  The toys were provided by Skip Hop and Tomy. All opinions are 100% my own! This post contains affiliate links, and I receive a commission if you make a purchase using the links in my post.   Leighton is almost 4 months now and she is starting to grab things! She loves touching fabrics that are soft and make a sound when rubbing them. She laughs and smiles so much now and it’s the…

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How to throw a Tropical themed Birthday Party!

This post is sponsored by Chuck E. Cheese’s + Shindigz+ Oriental Trading!! All opnions are 100% my own! Ainsley’s 4th birthday party was a breeze thanks to some amazing brands! I am usually the one to plan a party at my house and do everything myself with the help of some restaurants! This year Ainsley decided to have her party at Chuck E. Cheese’s instead! I was pretty hesitant at first because that would mean I wouldn’t be in control. At Chuck…

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How to establish an after school routine

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Single Edition Media.     Well school is in full swing! The days of sleeping in late, watching TV all day, and having no routines are over… Well at least in our house they are. I was actually ready for my kids to head back to school. I am all about routines and schedules. My teaching 1st grade days are done and now I get to be more involved in my kid’s lives.…

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5 Reasons why your child needs a Woom bike!

A huge thank you to Woom Bikes for sponsoring this post and providing 2 bikes to review!There are also affiliate links throughout this post. By clicking on them you are supporting The Ashmores Blog!   Both of my kids love being outside and love having something to ride on! It was time to upgrade Oakland’s current bike because he had grown out of it. He also has always wanted a bike with a kickstand and gears! We had the opportunity…

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