Don't sell yourself short, you are beautiful!

You ARE Beautiful!

Yeah, I am risking a lot sharing this picture of myself from sixth grade.  Believe it or not, this was the retake picture!  I can’t even remember how bad the first one must have been for me to go with this choice.  Not a great year, apparently. The first time my husband saw this picture […]

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Come along on one of our favorite date nights and enter to win one of your own at Station park. Travel Parent Eat

Date Night Idea: Station Park (Farmington, UT) Giveaway

It’s important to maintain a strong relationship with your spouse.  There really isn’t a better way to keep the spark alive than a regular date night.  Date nights don’t always have to be expensive, or require a lot of planning.  We’ve already shared several great date night ideas, but it seems like the right timing […]

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Guest Post: 52 Weeks to Fortify Your Family

I’m so excited to share this great book with you today.  With as crazy as the world is today, we need to take every opportunity we can to strengthen our families and strengthen ourselves as moms. Nicole was nice enough to stop by and share some tips for strengthening families.  First let’s get to know […]

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Collection of the 10 best organizing tips for all aspects of life by Travel Parent Eat

The 10 Best Organization Tips for Every Aspect of Your Life

How many of you have set the goal to get more organized this year?  What areas of your life do you want to organize?  Your home?  Your time?  Your wallet?  I think I could use help with all those areas.  In fact, one of the biggest areas I need to organize is my purse!  Anyone […]

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Top 15 Posts of 2014

We want to thank everyone who has helped make our first full year of Travel Parent Eat a wonderful year!  It’s been fun getting to know you all through your comments! We’ve had a few changes, and look forward to a few more changes as we begin the new year.  To finish up our first […]

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5 Gifts I Will NEVER Buy for my Children

Do you have gifts you just hate when your children receive?  Recently my top throw away gift is silly putty/playdoh.  Ugghhh.  I don’t like this stuff.  It never seems to stay on the table, and it always finds a way to get into my carpet.  My youngest plays with play doh at church, and always […]

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5 Tips for Better Gingerbread Houses

Christmas is getting closer (where did the time go?) and making gingerbread houses is one of my favorite traditions.  My mom has molds to make actual gingerbread houses, and even a gingerbread train.  She would make the gingerbread a week in advance, allow the gingerbread to dry, and even frosting glue the sides together so […]

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5 Reasons you Should Show Affection in front of your kids

Let’s get things straight right off the bat…I’m only talking about G or PG rated affection here folks, don’t start jumping to conclusions that quickly.   Keep it to a simple kiss, appropriate hugs, and basically anything you wouldn’t be uncomfortable seeing when you were a child watching your parents interact. I had a few […]

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5 Tips to Help Teach Kids How to be Grateful by Travel Parent Eat

Teaching Kids an Attitude of Gratitude

In this month of Thanksgiving, and today’s holiday–Veteran’s Day, we need to help our children understand the importance of gratitude. It has been birthday season around our house the past couple of months, and with Christmas right around the corner, my husband and I are starting to hear a lot of “I want”s and “I […]

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DIY Minecraft Guy Costume by Travel Parent Eat

5 Tips to Make Your Own Halloween Costumes

Today my husband is actually helping me write this post because he is the King of Making Halloween Costumes!  Well, I know in this picture he’s actually the Witch King from Lord of the Rings, but he is awesome at making costumes.  And he loves it, and he inspires me in all the costumes we […]

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