Keeping Life Sane Organizing my life - raising happy kids & staying sane while doing it all.

Summer Pasta Salad 0

Summer Pasta Salad

I feel like I haven’t done a recipe in a really long time, but I’ve made this twice in two weeks so I thought I would take a picture and write it up.  My...

Should I let my kid get a CRAZY haircut? 2

Should I let my kid get a CRAZY haircut?

If you have school aged kids, I’m sure you’ve seen some kids with really wild hair.  Some have mohawks or unnatural colors or BOTH!  Eventually your kid will ask for a crazy cut.  Should...

Learn how to cook bacon in the oven. It will save time and you'll wonder why you never tried it before. It's really easy! 1

How to cook bacon in the oven

I recently started cooking bacon in the oven. I wasn’t sure if I would like it, but I thought I would give it a go and It’s the only way I do it now.

Allowance for Tweens 0

Allowance for Tweens

Allowance for kids can be so tricky. I even wrote a small series and kids and allowance. Since my boys are getting a little older and officially tweens, my husband and I have changed...

5 Benefits of Playing Soccer 2

Benefits of Playing Soccer

My daughter just turned 6 and loves soccer. She’s played several seasons and she always has a smile on her face. She gets so mad if she doesn’t have practice and if it rains, you better stay away from her.

25 Sports Movies for Family Movie Night 0

25 Sports Movies for Family Movie Night

I have two boys and we love having movie night. Sometimes it’s hard to find movies that we can all enjoy, but we’ve discovered that sports movies are the ones that they like the most.

Caprese Salad with Pesto Vinegarette 1

Caprese Salad with Pesto Vinegarette

I’ve recently added a healthy living menu to my blog. I’ve really been trying to get back to healthier eating, exercising, and making more meals and snacks at home.

How to keep your kids from getting sick 0

How to keep your kids from getting sick

Two of my kids have perfect attendance this school year and the third has missed one day because of traveling.  Can you believe it?  My three kids have been mostly healthy all school year....

Summer BBQ Appetizers 2

EASY Summer BBQ Appetizers

I love when the weather gets warm and we can grill out. We spend a lot of time outdoors and I love grilling out. My son is celebrating his first communion so we decided to have a little party for him.