Take a picture of the first and last day of school to see how much they change over the year!

The going home outfit shadowbox I made. So simple! Bought the shadowbox from Hobby Lobby and simply pinned all the keepsakes from the hospital in place! Click pic for more details.

Start at the end of each school year starting with kindergarten.

Potty Training Tips- Dye the toilet water with red or blue food coloring -- when he goes potty it will change color to orange or green, turning potty training into a game.WHAT A GREAT IDEA!

Starting in Kindergarten, put your child's graduation year on a large t-shirt. take a picture on the first day of school every year. Great idea!

What a great idea!

Daily schedule for summer to post on fridge - magnets glued to the backs of poster board strips.

Remember for the future!...Turn baby's first shoe into a sentimental Christmas ornament... write the year on the bottom! What a precious idea!


Take a picture of your child every year on their birthday with the previous year's picture.

making birthdays a big deal for the kids - 20 ideas this is great!!! I will be doing this every year for my children :)

Epic parenting for when they get bigger...

After School Checklist Printable for Kids

The Interrupt Rule - Genius idea to teaching kids how to get your attention appropriately without interrupting.

Un-meltable popsicles: use Jell-o! Great for teething. I don't need this anymore, but it was too great of an idea to not share! Duh, why didn't I think of that????

Baby Photography Denver | Baby Photographer this would be a good idea for mattys one year pictures

"Following my high school graduation ceremony my dad handed me a bag with a copy of Oh the Places You’ll Go, by Doctor Seuss inside. I open it up and on the first page I see a short paragraph written by none other than my kindergarten teacher. My dad tells me “Every year, for the past 13 years, since the day you started kindergarten I’ve gotten every teacher, coach, and principal to write a little something about you inside this book."

for a one year photoshoot

Newborn pics

:) Do this once a year and turn it into a photobook for graduation present.

This dad draws half of a picture and starts a sentence on a post-it note, puts it in his kid's lunch box, and looks forward to the results.