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Crystal is a Dallas mom blogger at Crystal & Co. She is a mom of all boys with six still at home (ages 1 to 16) and two grown boys.

They are a blended family with his, mine, ours and two boys they have fostered and are adopting. 

Crystal shares easy recipes and activities for kids all week long on her site. She also shares resources and solutions for moms.

If you struggle with getting dinner on the table, check our her meal planning kits here.

If you homeschool your little one or want to supplement a public school education check out her learning kits here.

I know that some parents are not fans of kid color pages,  but do you know how beneficial they are? Check out the rest of my Halloween Worksheets for even more learning fun! All worksheets, even Halloween printables, are good for enhancing many of our children’s skills. Coloring pages are awesome for building the following skills …

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The last stretch of summer can be the hardest. You’ve likely exhausted all of the fun games, toys, crafts and entertainment you have. No worries. As a frugal mom of many, I have some thrifty ideas up my sleeve. I created a list of 80 summer activities for preschoolers and kids and shared them over …

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Do you have a preschooler who is learning his (or her) alphabet? A great way to help preschoolers learn and remember is to incorporate hands on learning for them. Over on Crystal & Co., I have a collection of letter of the week activities for preschoolers that essentially can be used as an all inclusive …

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Are you on the hunt for dessert recipes that are perfect for your upcoming holiday and family festivities? Me too! Sometimes we get tired of the same old things. Here is a collection of 15 simple desserts that are going to please any crowd. We have twists on old traditions, ideas that help you “think …

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It is not too late to work in some easy projects before the 31st of October. I want to share my 12 favorite Halloween craft ideas with you! Ghost Poo (with FREE Printable)– add some marshmallows to a cell bag and you have a fun party favor! Witch Broom Sticks– this makes a yummy after …

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