Mardi Gras Mask

Make a Mardi Gras Mask, Kids Activity, Arts and Crafts | mybigfathappylife.com

The carnival season officially starts after the Twelfth Night, on Epiphany (January 6), although the majority of the Mardi Gras parades do not roll until closer to Fat Tuesday (the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday).  What better way to get into the Mardi Gras spirit than to make a Mardi Gras mask.   Why do people wear […]

What Not to Do on St. Maarten

What not to do in St. Maarten St. Martin and what to do | mybigfathappylife.com

During our Disney cruise to the Caribbean one of our ports was St. Maarten.  We had never been before and with it being us three girls we thought that taking a Disney excursion would be a good idea.  We choose the 2 Flags Island Tour that takes you to both the French and Dutch sides […]

Valentine’s Day Heart Banner

How to make a Valentine's Day Heart Banner | mybigfathappylife.com

With Christmas decorations put away my mantel is feeling a little bare  S and I had made a Valentine’s Day Heart Banner last year and I think it’s time to pull it out.  The hearts are made out of marbled salt dough and strung together to form a banner.  The perfect addition to my mantel. […]

Younger Looking Skin – eb5 + Giveaway

eb5 Intense Moisture Anti-Aging Cream + Giveaway | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: I received eb5 Intense Moisture Anti-Aging Cream for free in exchange for my review.  My opinions, as always, are my own. We all want to look younger, right?  At 31 years old I do have some trouble spots on my face.  I have noticed the skin beyond my smile lines is not as firm as […]

Valentine’s Day Kids Activities

Valentine's Day Kids Activities; slime, sensory bin, color and scented rice, arts and crafts and science experiment | mybigfathappylife.com

With Valentine’s Day coming up, S and I have been having fun with love inspired learning activities.  S always enjoy hands on learning activities and if it’s themed and there is candy involved it’s even better.  Here are some of our favorites:  Valentine’s Day Card Making Handing out Valentine’s Day cards is a like a […]

Day Trip to Natchez, MS

A Day in Natchez #mississippi #natchez #daytrip #travel | mybigfathappylife.com

Before Christmas break started I told my husband that I wanted to visit Natchez, MS during the break.  With the price of gas continuing to fall, the need to get out and explore was high.  Between Christmas, my daughter’s birthday, New Years and rain, our last chance to visit Natchez, MS was Sunday, January 4th […]

Lego Friends Birthday Party

Lego Friends Birthday Party | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: My Big Fat Happy Life is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.   I think my daughter turning 5 has been the hardest age to accept yet.  There is just something about […]

A Fun Way to Learn Math – Splash Math

Learning math with Splash Math | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure:  I was provided a one year membership to Splash Math in exchange for my review.  All opinions are my own.   Splash Math makes learning math lots of fun!  The first time S sat down with the app she just kept playing and playing.  I had to tell her it was time for another […]

Animal Tracks + Snow Playdough

Animal Tracks Playdough #kidactivity #imaginativeplay | mybigfathappylife.com

Disclosure: My Big Fat Happy Life is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.   I believe I have mentioned before that one of my daughter’s favorite books is Who Pooped in the […]

Tips on How to Afford a Disney World Vacation Part 2

Tips on How to Afford a Disney World Vacation Part 2 #disneyworld #travel | mybigfathappylife.com

  This is part 2 of how to save money while taking a trip to Disney World.  Last week I wrote about how to save money for a Disney vacation in part 1. Tickets So many people wait to take their children to Disney World until they are older.  If you are only able to […]