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Liz Sullivan


Outdoor Dining Options In + Around Lansing

Are you looking to get out of the house this winter for a fun and socially-distanced meal with your family/pod? Indoor dining throughout the state is currently closed and if you're feeling like me,...

6 Shows to Binge Watch in the New Year

As we enter the new year, 2021, we are still in a pandemic and finding ourselves stuck at home. As a mom of two toddlers and a baby on the way, one of my...

The Four-Gift Rule for Kids: Making Giving Simple

Are you looking for ways to simplify the season? 2020 has been a year filled with ups and downs. By simplifying the holiday season, you can not only sit back and enjoy the time...

Teaching Children About Being Thankful

Thanksgiving is coming up, so we are often reminded this month to count our blessings and talk about things we are thankful for. 2020 has been a tough year on many, so taking a...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

To you, the photo below may look like an ordinary mother/daughter picture, but to me it represents the day my mother told me she had breast cancer. I will never forget this day and...

5 Family Friendly Outdoor Fall Activities

Fall is here! The air is crisp and the leaves are slowly beginning to change. There's something about this time of year that makes me want to get outside. Grab your coziest sweater and...

Back to School Essentials for 2020

While times are still uncertain and schools are planning for the uncertainties this fall, when August rolls around it is always time for back to school shopping. This year back to school shopping may...

Encouraging Speech and Language Development in Young Children 

Speech and language development begins at birth with a baby's first cry. A baby cries to communicate and will vary his cry according to his needs, such as hunger and pain. Within the first...

Bringing the Zen into your Home: Houseplants for Beginners

Do you need a pop of color in your life? Want to bring the zen into your home? Why not try a plant? Houseplants can be a great way to spruce up your home...

Musical Moments: Five Songs for Shaking the Sillies Out

From the moment we wake up, my kids are bundles of energy each day. I love being home with them, but trying to work from home while juggling a three-year-old and a crawling infant...