Author: angelabvasquez

Your Ego is not your Amigo

When I close my eyes and I think about the way I want to raise my kids it looks nothing like what I had planned years ago. Here’s a brief example to give an idea… This morning I woke up about two hours ahead of my kids so I came downstairs for my coffee. In […]

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Easter Egg Snake

We’re always after that simple, mess free, boy-ish craft my little engineer can tinker on and this time he’s actually the one that had the idea! (Although I found it online with a quick search so I think he might have seen a video on youtube before suggesting it) So we hopped in the car, […]

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Just Drive

Getting in my car and driving was probably the best thing I could have ever done for myself, my kids, my marriage. In the last 3 weeks I’ve driven 166 passengers for @uber. That’s 166 introductions to strangers, 166 opportunities to make a connection with a human being. 166 chances to give my anxiety a […]

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DIY Cupid’s Valentines Day Arrow

  My son, Sylas loves to play with anything that shoots, wether it be launching marshmallows at me or playing some q-tip target practice, he loves it! Sure, we have an arsenal of Nerf guns in the toy bin but its a lot more fun when we get to make it ourselves. Our latest craft […]

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DIY T-Shirt Cat Tent

  When my husband is deployed, my kids and I aren’t the only ones that miss him – if you can’t tell by all the pet hair… Earlier this week while tackling a pile of laundry, I got an idea when my cat peeked his head from my husbands work shirt he left behind. So […]

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DIY Padded Headboard

If you’re picky about fabric, texture or pattern and considering a mini-makeover for your bedroom, then this idea is perfect for you!        This How-To includes affiliate links to the products I used in my project. I only share products I actually used and do make a small commission from purchases made through […]

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A Daily Observation Activity to Engage Your Child on a Daily Basis

Being aware of your surroundings is a priceless character trait to have and something you can help your Little’s do with this simple daily log.   Here I’ll share a FREE Printable I’ve made as well as 5 Tips I’ve learned along the way when trying to engage a daily dialogue with my child.    […]

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DIY Salt Dough Ornaments

  This post contains affiliate links to items I used and/or support. I receive a small fee when these links are clicked/purchased and only include products I actually use.   Alright guys, I think I’ve found a new ornament gifting tradition to add to Christmas! It’s super easy and you probably already have what you […]

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DIY Halloween Pirate Party Ideas

Thinking of throwing a Pirate themed party? I have some ideas and tips for you! With Halloween around the corner, I thought I’d dig through my archive and share some funPirate Party/Halloween Ideas that I tried out for my son’s 4th birthday party. I will admit, we kinda went a bit overboard for turning 4, […]

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#SYGUYTV Visits Legoland California for Mommy’s Birthday

  This year for my birthday I was down in Los Angeles so I decided to take the day off and head to Legoland for a on-on-one with my son. He had been talking about going to Legoland for a solid year or so and it seemed like the perfect way for us to end […]

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