Host an Epic Kids Party

We have a fun tradition in our house, every year the kids are allowed to pick a theme for their birthday party. Then I run with it and have a blast planning out every detail. Everything from food, to games and even the decor fits into the theme. How to Host an Epic Kids Party […]

My 23andMe Results + Surprising Results A DNA Test Can Reveal

Have you heard of 23andMe? It’s the latest trend to catch fire around here and ironically right after having a family discussion centering around the desire to try a 23andMe DNA kit, they contacted me and asked if I’d be interested in trying it out. Of course I jumped all over that because I was […]

The Must Have App To Download Before The Holidays!

This post is sponsored by MobilityWare in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand. I have been compensated and all opinions are entirely my own. Remember the classic Windows solitaire game that you used to play on your computer? I remember spending many hours playing solitaire and I loved it! I’m thrilled that you can now get […]

Must-Have Fitness Machines: How to Buy an Affordable, Yet Durable Elliptical Trainer

Elliptical machines are some of the best pieces of home exercise equipment you can buy: they are durable, easy to use and can give you a total body workout when the timing is right for you. There’s no need to buy a gym membership and fight traffic to use their machines when you can find […]

Free Rustic Farmhouse Chalkboard Printable + Christmas Decor Ideas

The rustic farmhouse decor craze has caught on like wildfire and I am no exception. I am loving the combinations of rustic painted furniture with chalkboards and burlap this holiday season. Are you looking for the perfect way to make your home feel cozy and festive this winter? I’ve got some easy ideas that even […]

Why I Put My Kids To Bed At 7 Every Night + Brentwood Home Twin Mattress Giveaway!!

As a mother to four young children I can speak from experience when I say sleep begets sleep. What does this mean? In a nutshell, well-rested children sleep better, whereas sleep-deprived children often have a harder time sleeping well. I have found this to be true with all four of my children and while it […]

How To Host An Ugly Christmas Sweater Party!

Last weekend we hosted an ugly Christmas sweater party at our house and it was SO much fun! If you’ve never hosted an ugly sweater party before don’t fret because it’s fun and easy and I’ll show you exactly how to host an ugly Christmas sweater party! First you’ll need to create invites. I created […]

10 Natural Teething Remedies That ACTUALLY Work!

If you have ever driven to Walmart at 2am with a screaming baby (me waving my hand wildly!), then you know that being prepared when you have a child that is of age to be teething is a necessity. I only did that once and from then on, I made sure I was always prepared […]

Melting Snowman Cookies Recipe

Theses melting snowman cookies are beyond adorable! They’ll put a smile on your face and cheer up your Christmas cookie plate! These are a great kids Christmas cookie idea too. They love making them! These cookies look difficult to make, however they are made with a simple sugar cookie base, icing and marshmallows. Easy peasy! […]

Should I Give My Baby Peanuts To Avoid Peanut Allergy?

As a parent we face many trials and dilemmas while raising our children. There are so many debates and opinions out there on everything from pacifier use to breastfeeding. One thing that is rising in incidence seems to be food allergies. You’ll find that they are running rampant among our children and no one seems […]

Free Rustic Christmas Party Printables + Christmas Card Deal!

Every year I host a Christmas party for our close friends. My favorite part is picking a theme and running with it! Last year we did an ugly sweater party. This year I’m going rustic and combining the charm of burlap and chalkboards for a cozy, rustic Christmas party. Grab all of my free Christmas […]

Free Printable Kids Christmas Wish List Santa Letter

When I was a kid I couldn’t wait for the big toy catalog to arrive in the mail so I could go through it and circle the things I wanted the most. I grew up with a fair amount of toys but nowhere near the amount of toys that my own kids have today. In […]

Pro Tip: How I Use FreeShipping.com to get 20% Cash Back, Free Shipping & Free Returns at my Favorite Retailers! $500 Visa Gift Card Giveaway!

I am so excited to let you in on my little shopping secret…I’ll show you how I use FreeShipping.com to save big and get 20% cash back on my online Christmas purchases along with free shipping and free return shipping. I’m so glad FreeShipping.com wanted to partner with me to bring you some great shopping […]

60% Off Dawgs Coupon Code + How To Snag Boots, Leggings & A Cardigan for Under $60!

Have you ever wished you could afford to dress how you want to dress? I love clothes and fashion but being on a budget means that I often end up spending my clothing money on cute clothes for my kids and skip over my own needs. Thankfully I have found an amazing deal on fashion […]

Secret Life of Pets Themed Activities & Treats to Celebrate the Release Today!

The Secret Life of Pets is out on Digital HD today and releases on Blu-Ray + DVD on December 6th! We are celebrating the movie’s release by having a fun, Secret Life of Pets themed day! I have rounded up some of my favorite Secret Life of Pets themed activities and snacks from fellow bloggers so […]

Free Rustic Deer Sign Christmas Printable + How to Keep Bottles Cold & BottleKeeper Giveaway!

‘Tis the season to figure out the best entertaining tips, holiday gift ideas and of course to decorate the house! This year I am going with a rustic Christmas decor theme and playing with chalkboards, brown craft paper and rustic charm. I’m also planning plenty of holiday entertaining and I’ve found the perfect gift idea […]

25 Days 25 Ways to Care Contest! Nominate Someone You Think Deserves Recognition & They Could WIN!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Create the Good. All opinions are 100% mine. As a Registered Nurse I have seen firsthand just how valuable caretakers are. I have seen nurses that go above and beyond for their patients and treat it as far more than just a job. I […]

Blueberry Frozen Yogurt Pops Recipe + Other Natural Teething Relief Tricks!

As a parent it is never easy to see your children in pain. When babies are teething it can be miserable for both the baby and the parents! Today I’m bringing you some fantastic natural teething remedies that work! These frozen yogurt pops will soothe sore gums and bring some much needed relief to your […]