Sloppy Joe Wonton Cups Recipe

Sloppy Joe Wonton Cups Recipe - Simple & Mess Free

This post brought to you by Manwich. All opinions are 100% mine.     With back to school time here I’m busy putting together a stack of recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals. Once school starts we are always busy and having easy recipes on hand is a must. My family loves sloppy joes and they […]

Redecorate Your Living Room On A Dime! My Makeover Reveal

Sauder Coffee Table

As step one in my living room makeover I decided to order a new coffee table and end table from Sauder. I need affordable furniture that wouldn’t break the bank, but would give the room a cohesive feel. On the opposite wall from my living room is my entryway and I have a black table […]

Legends of Oz Free Printable Activity Sheets + Blu-Ray Giveaway!

Legends of Oz Blu-Ray

  If you have a little Oz fan in your house then they will love these Oz free printable activity sheets! Print off the connect the dots, word search and maze by clicking each picture to enlarge them and then printing an 8 x 10.   Will Dorothy and Toto reunite? Win! One reader will […]

Boredom Busters From Hasbro! {+ Giveaway}

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Entertaining the kids after a long Summer can be a challenge so I’ve got some fun ideas from Hasbro to mix up the routine and take the bored out of playtime! The Play-Doh Sweet Shoppe is a huge hit with my kids. They can “bake” their own cakes and creations and the oven will ding […]

Sunday Sweeps Giveaway Linky! 8/17/14 Edition!

Sunday Sweeps Giveaway Linky at Must Have Mom

It is Sunday again! Link up all of your family friendly giveaways on my Sunday Sweeps giveaway linky below. Please leave them in the following format: Blog Name-Prize-End Date The link MUST go to your giveaway page and not your home page. No spamming or affiliate links! Don’t forget to check out my giveaways while […]

Paella On The Grill Recipe

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  I absolutely love grilling in the Summer and I’m a little sad that Summer will soon come to an end. That doesn’t mean we will be putting our grill away though! We continue to grill well into the Fall. After a Summer of grilling a lot it can be easy to fall into a […]

Tips To Save Money On Family Vacations

How to save money on family vacations

This is a sponsored giveaway with Mums the Word Network and All opinions are my own. Planning a vacation can get costly in a hurry. I would LOVE to travel with our family as our kids get a little older but the expense often holds me back. What’s holding you back from traveling? If […]

DIY Homework Kits Tutorial: How To Create A Mobile Homework Station

DIY Homework Kit tutorial

    Set your kids up for success this year by providing them their very own mobile homework station. Something they can take wherever they go and have all the tools necessary to complete their homework right at their fingertips! This is the perfect homework kit to create and stow away when not in use. […]

5 Things My Dog Has Taught My Daughter

Max at cabin

  We got our dog Max 9 years ago when he was 2 years old. My husband and I had been married for a short time and we didn’t have kids. I wanted a dog and my husband didn’t. A co-worker of mine at the hospital I worked at had a dog that she was […]

5 Back To School Traditions To Start This Year {+ $75 Walmart Gift Card Giveaway!}

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  Wether you are a seasoned mom and old pro at back to school time or you are sending your baby off to Kindergarten and fighting the tears already, these 5 back to school traditions should be on your list of things to do this year! I’ve made it a point to create traditions with […]