LOVE THIS! kids date night envelope...they get to open once you leave for your date. they will be just as excited you are leaving as you are!

Lunchbox Cupboard: the kids pack their lunches... pick one from each drawer (fruit, granola bars, snacks, desserts, drinks) The parent chooses what goes in the drawer, but the child learns to make their own choice of what to eat. *I need to remember this! ;)

Such a great way to break it to the kids

A Year of Dates. "Kids spell love T-I-M-E." (John Crudele). An envelope for each month with a special surprise date inside. Free Download & Print Parent & Child Date Coupons. Also 2 pages of blank coupons to create your own dates.

Prepackaged Monthly Mommy Daughter Dates. Love this

How much sleep does a kid need? Great infographic that helps explain how much sleep your child needs and how to help them get it!

Fun idea for a trip away from your kids-cute and thoughtful idea!LML

Awesome Mommy Son Dates

7 Steps to Raising a Teen Who Won’t Date Too Young | To Love, Honor and Vacuum

Converse 'Street' Mid Sneaker (Toddler, Little Kid & Big Kid) | Nordstrom

Makes home lunch so exciting.

Repurpose a pool noodle to become a toddler-proof door stopper. | 35 Little Hacks That Will Make Parenting So Much Easier

Guidelines for Leaving Kids Home Alone with Printable. Once your kids are old enough to start staying home alone!

This is a great idea. For your child's first birthday...create a time capsule to be opened when he/she is older.

Raising boys: 20 awesome mom and son date ideas. Personal one-to-one time with our kids is really important to make room for in our schedules. Helps us truly notice how they are growing and stop the clock a little. #parenting

Age-appropriate chores for kids

10 Ways to Keep Kids Happy in the Car on a Roadtrip

Play Create Explore: Baby Oil Sensory Bags = baby oil, food colouring, a little bit of water, glitter, objects to find (smooth). Put in ziplock bag and duct tape for leaks and little fingers who would like to open it.

Chalkboard paint inside a lunchbox for a cute space to write notes.

Burberry 'Pete' Sneaker (Baby, Walker, Toddler, Little Kid & Big Kid) | Nordstrom

chore dice. what a great idea for kids!