Butter Lamb | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Kid in the Kitchen: BuffaloFoods.com

My husband grew up the youngest of 7 children living in South Buffalo, NY. As we got to know each other, I noticed that he liked some really strange food. Then he took me up to NY for the family weekend in the Adirondacks. I got to see first hand some of the “food” they […]

DIY Hair Bow Holder | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

DIY Hair Bow Holder

Maddi is becoming a total girly-girl. She loves shoes and clothes and bows! It’s crazy how much! I remember getting her paperwork on the bus the day before I met her and it said, “Loves to be complimented on her clothes.” I thought, “What? She’s 19 months old. That’s silly and not possible!” BOY…was I […]

10 Must Have WordPress Plugins | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Blogging Tips Tuesday: 10 Must Have WordPress Plugins

Asking someone what WordPress plugin they couldn’t live without is like asking them what their favorite flavor of ice cream is…everyone has an opinion…and everyone is probably right. It’s very subjective. But, personally, I feel that there are 10 must have WordPress plugins that all sites should start with. 10 Must Have WordPress Plugins 1. […]

6 Months Home | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

It’s Been 6 Months!

Hard to believe, but it’s been 6 months since Maddi was handed to me in China. Sooooo MUCH has happened since then. Honestly, it’s been a rough 6 months, but happily I can report that most days she is doing pretty well. Looking Back 1. In China – I blogged every single day that we […]

Meal Plan Monday #4 | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Meal Plan Monday #4

Welcome to Week 4 of Meal Plan Monday! We got a little thrown off our schedule this week so I didn’t get to all the meals on my meal plan. I decided to drive out to the strawberry farm, 1.5 hours away, on Wed. after school to try and win the Mom of the Year […]

Mother's Day Origami Owl Necklaces | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Mother’s Day Origami Owl Necklaces

With Mother’s Day coming up, I’m starting to gather ideas to use to send to all the wonderful moms in my life. I’ve had sooo much fun playing with all my new Origami Owl jewelry. The lockets and charms are so fun to mix and match. It’s even inspired me to try and dress a […]

The Secret to Planting Roses | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

The Secret to Planting Roses

My mom has been doing some research into gardening and writing up some tips for the blog. I’ll try to post them regularly. I hope you enjoy these! In the same way your success in taking a test in school depends on your preparation prior to test day, the success of your rose garden depends […]

Olaf from Frozen T-Shirts + Coupon | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

T-Shirt Coupon: Olaf from Frozen

My friend Tina, over at Monkey, Moose & Tater, has become a rising star over on Etsy. She has such creative ideas and can make pretty much anything you challenge her to do. For Connor’s last birthday, I asked her to make some Lego Ninjago T-shirts. They were amazing! The kids loved them so much […]

Bunny Nose Craft | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Kids in the Kitchen: Bunny Nose Craft

I know usually I do a recipe for my weekly Kids in the Kitchen post, but this week we did a craft and it was too cute not to share. I think I’ve mentioned before that I run a Story Time at the local toy store, Toy Time (<—- click there for a 10% off […]

Beach Vacation: Puerto Rico - The All Star Island | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Beach Vacation: Puerto Rico – The All Star Island

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s been a LONG winter and I know I for one have grand dreams of a beach vacation. So I thought that I’d look around and see what fun places to visit […]

Earth Day Bingo | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Free Printable Earth Day Bingo Cards

I have been having so much fun coming up with new free printables for all the Spring holidays. Earth Day is one of my favorites because it really helps to remind us to take a look around the world and treat it as our most precious natural resource. We all get bogged down with the […]

Anatomy of a Blog Post | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

The Anatomy of a Blog Post

Welcome back to my Blogging Tips Tuesday post! I’ve got a good one for you this week! Blogging seems pretty straight forward, right? You just sit down and write (type). But there are a few things that you should know if you want Google to send traffic your way organically. I could totally write a […]

Udemy Spring Forward Sale | Play 2 Learn with Sarah

Udemy Spring Forward Sale – Ends 4/8

I’m so sorry! I’ve been sooo busy that I forgot to mention the Udemy sale – but you still have until midnight tomorrow (April 8) to get 65% off all their classes. Back in February they had and AMAZING sale and I was able to stock up on a few good ones. But last week […]