Category Archives: Lifestyle

April 11, 2019

The McKnight Family Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

There’s something about a warm, gooey chocolate chip cookie that gives us an instant comfort, even on the hard days. Our love for cookies is endless, whether it’s our grandma’s old recipe or a new find found scrolling through Pinterest. Crispy or chewy, fully baked or doughy, you can’t go

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April 05, 2019

How Phone’s ‘Screentime’ Feature Provides Safer Digital Environment for Kids

If you haven’t heard of your phone’s ‘screentime’ feature, it’s definitely worthwhile to check out! This highly beneficial feature lets you know how much time you and your kids spend on apps, websites, and more. This way, you can make more informed decisions about how you use your devices, and

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April 02, 2019

Homework Hacks for Parents

As parents, the phrase “it’s time to do homework” can bear a feeling of stress. Some parents have kids that sail right through homework but for most, motivating and urging your kids to complete their homework can be a challenge. After sounding like a broken record, you probably feel like

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March 28, 2019

OOTD: The Perfect On-The-Go Outfit

Need some budget-friendly outfit inspiration? I’ve got you covered! Here’s one of my favorite outfits of the day, and this look is perfect for those of you who are on the go. If you’re running out the door and need something cute, comfortable and easy to put together, this is

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March 26, 2019

Spring Cleaning Hacks

The sun is out, the weather is getting warmer, and it’s time for a little spring cleaning! Clearing out the clutter is a great way to refresh your home and your mind. Organizing, throwing out, dusting and disinfecting is satisfying but it’s certainly no easy task, especially if you’re strapped

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March 19, 2019

How to Learn About Your Kids’ Digital Footprint

The increase in screen time over the past decade has forced parents today to adjust their rules, style, and language. For the first time ever, parents are having to manage children in the digital world, and it’s scary when we feel like we can’t control it. With the surplus of

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March 14, 2019

How To Do Hands-Free Recording on Instagram Stories

Social media platforms are constantly rolling out updates– so it’s easy for notifications to fall through the cracks. If you missed it, Instagram stories has released it’s new hands-free feature. This feature eliminates the need to stop and start so frequently, so you can create longer videos with less interruption!

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March 05, 2019

6 Apps You Can Use to Take Control of Your Child’s Screentime

Did you know that the average person touches, swipes or clicks their phone 2,617 times per day? If that’s not enough to scare a parent, we don’t know what is. As technology continues to evolve, that screen time will only increase in the younger generation. Sometimes it feels impossible to

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February 13, 2019

Laundry Hacks: Color Catchers

In our family, I sometimes feel like we’re going through a million pairs of clothes. Everyone has their different after-school activities and inevitable something will get dirty. Laundry can feel like a HUGE task, but I try to use some hacks to make laundry day run as smoothly as possible. 

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January 28, 2019

Did you know your Airpods are listening? | Tech Talk

This week I thought I would mix things up, and share with y’all something Rylan showed me recently after school. For Christmas, we got the kiddos Airpods. They’re these awesome Bluetooth headphones that connect to your iPhone so that you can totally be wireless! Rylan shared with me that you

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