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Category: Kids

Capturing the Christmas Spirit with Big Kids

Capturing the Christmas Spirit with Big Kids

It’s November 1st so in our house, I can officially talk about Christmas. The truth is, I’ve been thinking about it for several months, since last year actually. As Kelsea mentioned in her recent post, we all struggled with Christmas last year. We’ve been unsuccessful at […]

DIY Bug Collecting Kit

DIY Bug Collecting Kit

*This post contains affiliate links.  Should you follow one and make a purchase we will receive a small commission at no cost to you. It’s bug week here at our house and the kids are having a great time learning all about insects and other […]

Our Summer (mostly) Unplugged

Our Summer (mostly) Unplugged

Today was the last day of school for my kids and I couldn’t be more thrilled! No more waking them early, lunches to pack, homework or crazy schedules; just tons of R&R and family time ahead! One thing our summer won’t include is a ton […]

Preschooler Sticker Chart

Preschooler Sticker Chart

Okay. We live in a world where I must preface that I feel children should have some responsibility on their shoulders in effort to keep them grounded. I love my children. Heart and soul. I’m thankful for their lives. With that said, raising children is […]

How to Create a Road Trip Activity Box

How to Create a Road Trip Activity Box

If you’ve been following The Domestic Four awhile, you know my family and I are no strangers to travel, and always do so via the car to save money.  We’ve made trips to Disney World (17+ hours away), Myrtle Beach (9+ hours away), to visit […]

A Family Welcomes Three…Yes, THREE

A Family Welcomes Three…Yes, THREE

Imagine with me….you and your spouse are school teachers; an elementary reading specialist and high school history.  You don’t make a great deal of money because, well, the district is tiny and let’s be honest – that is just the way the cookie crumbles in today’s society. […]

How to Dress Your Kids for Disney on a Budget

How to Dress Your Kids for Disney on a Budget

We’re a mere 10 days from our next visit to Disney World and I’m out-of-my-skin excited, the kidos are pretty pumped as well. 😉 Most people who have visited Disney World have noticed that some people go ‘all out’ with the wardrobes they purchase for […]

Our Formula for Happiness

Our Formula for Happiness

As many of you know, 4 months ago our family welcomed a new little bundle.  Charlotte has made life so very exciting.  She has been such a wonderful addition and has helped us get a grip on reality…again. When we brought her home, life was […]

Disney Live! Presents Three Classic Fairytales and Giveaway

Disney Live! Presents Three Classic Fairytales and Giveaway

Hi friends! Today I have another exciting giveaway opportunity for our local followers! Disney Live Presents Three Classic Fairytales is going to be coming to the Hershey Theatre for a ONE DAY event on Saturday November 7th and you can enter to WIN tickets for […]

12 Days of Christmas for Toddlers

12 Days of Christmas for Toddlers

I know. I know. It’s only October. We haven’t even passed Halloween yet and I’m talking about Christmas. Hear me out! First: I want to give you time to prepare. Second: Danielle will be rolling out her Days of Christmas post in a few weeks. […]