Back To School Style From Kohl’s

Frozen Shirt Pants Shoes Kohls

My mini fashionistas love to shop for new clothes, which is probably a good thing since every time I turn around they have outgrown everything in their closet – again. So they love the annual back-to-school hunt for new clothes. Shopping for new school clothes always means a trip to Kohl’s for a great selection […]

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip

MIRACLE WHIP Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip

When my husband and I first started dating, spinach and artichoke dip was our thing. Everywhere we went we ordered some. Over time my husband grew tired of spinach and artichoke dip, and I no longer had anyone to order it with. Every once in a while he would still order it and eat some, but […]

A Tour And Inspiration From Better Homes And Gardens Headquarters

Better Homes Gardens Bedroom

I have been given many wonderful opportunities through my blog, met amazing people and done some really neat things. But when Better Homes and Gardens asked me to join their team of bloggers to showcase its line of home products I was beside myself with excitement. Not only to I get to do some redecorating with BHG […]

DIY Chex Mix: Honey Peanut School Fuel ~ Giveaway

Honey Nut Chex Mix

Does your family love to snack as much as mine does? From morning snacks to after-school snacks and don’t forget late-night snacks, it seems like it is always snack time for someone in my house. All this snacking leaves me on a constant hunt for new snack ideas.  A quick way to change up your […]

Redbox – Free DVD Rental Today


Here’s a new FREE Redbox 1-night DVD movie rental code to use today. Just use coupon code 5477THH7 online at to reserve your free movie rental. You can also use the code and get a Blu-ray rental for 30¢, or get a video game rental and pay only 80¢ too. Code is valid August 28, […]

Good Morning America Deals and Steals for August 28, 2014


Good Morning America is back with another installment of their ‘GMA’ Deals and Steals for Thursday, August 28, 2014. Today’s deals feature ‘GMA’ Deals and Steals on Gourmet Snacks and Sweets. Dang Foods: Toasted Coconut Chips Original: $36GMA Exclusive Deal: $1850% savingsValid: 8/28/ code: GMA2014) Vegan, gluten-free and a good source of fiber, Dang Foods’ Toasted Coconut Chips just […]

Have You Considered Facial Rejuvenation?

The Suburban Mom Jen Burg

This post brought to you by Ideal Image. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer means pool parties, beach days and lots of laughter. And this summer we had it all. We were sad to say goodbye to summer, but we don’t have to say goodbye to the fun. Just because school is back in session doesn’t […]

Effortless Meals For Back To School

Effortless Meals Walmart

In an ideal world every night at 6 pm my family would sit down together for a home-cooked meal. Our favorite meals would be sprinkled in among a variety of new and exciting dishes and flavors. But this is the real world. Home-cooked meals are a luxury that there just isn’t time for every night. We […]

Café Mocha Martini

Café Mocha Martini

The summer is winding down, but it is still hot, hot, hot. Perhaps you are in the mood for a after-diner drink to cool you down, or maybe you are planning a girls night and want to impress — either way the Café Mocha Martini is sweet concoction could pass as desert. Café Mocha Martini Pretty, delicious […]

Kids Eat Free at Carrabba’s

Logo of Carrabbas Italian Grill

To help get the school year kicked off, Carrabba’s is offering FREE kid’s meals for a limited time. You can score a free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult entree, up to two freebies per table. Coupon also works on Carside Carry-Out orders too! Coupon is valid through September 7, 2014. *Free Kids Meal […]

DIY “All You Need Is Love And Good Coffee” Sign + Free Printable

DIY Printable Canvas Sign

Did you know August is National Coffee Month? To celebrate a good cup of coffee (or two or three), I designed a chalkboard inspired printable that would be perfect hanging in a kitchen. But after I had the printable, I decided I wanted to do something more with it. Wouldn’t it be cool to DIY a […]

Lowe’s Build & Grow Binoculars Kids Clinic


Lowe’s will be hosting another FREE Kids Clinic on Saturday, September 13, 2014 with the opportunity for the kiddos to build a new wooden project. This month they will be building binoculars, and every kid also gets a FREE apron, googles, patch and more for attending. Make sure you register online here for the event as space […]

This Is Where I Leave You — Read The Book Before You See The Movie

This Is Where I Leave You Movie Poster

I don’t want to admit when I read a book last. (Honestly, I don’t think I could even figure it out if I tried.) These days I am more of a magazine girl, devouring reading material in short bites here and there. But oh how I love falling into a good book. I used to make […]

Back To School Deals 8/24 – 8/30


Well, school has been back in session for two weeks around here so we will soon say goodbye to the hot school supply deals. So if there are any supplies you need to stock up on so you have extras for the year, now is the time. It is also a great time to pick […]

Toaster Strudel More Fruit Ninja Challenge

Toaster Strudel Fruit Ninja Logo

What could you use more of in the mornings? For me, that’s an easy question. Time and sleep, and since sleep really just goes back to time what I really need more of is time. Every morning we drag ourselves out of bed to rush, rush, rush to the bus. Sure, I have tried waking […]