5 Ways To Get Kids To Snack Better

Meals are hard, it seems like snacks should be easy, but they aren’t. With so many choices, snacks can be just as overwhelming as meals. Plus so many snacks lack the wholesome ingredients that I want my kids to eat. It may be “just a snack,” but I want it to benefit their bodies too. But there are some easy things you can do to help kids snack better.

Joy Christmas Sign Craft Tutorial

It’s time to deck the halls, and I love adding new decorations to my Christmas decor. I especially love adding personal touches of homemade Christmas decor. Today I am going to share with you my newest decoration a DIY Joy Christmas Sign. This festive sign is as easy to make as it is cute. If you need […]

Printable Elf On The Shelf Hats For Family Photos

You guys, this made me giggle. For real. Giggling out loud to myself as I stood admiring our Elf on the Shelf’s newest antic. In fact, my husband came from the other room to see what was going on. These printable Elf on the Shelf hats are exactly what our Instagram Gallery Wall wall needed. HA!  […]

Fall Table Runner And Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Are you ready for Thanksgiving? Whether you are hosting a large gathering or small, I have some ideas to help you set the table with an easy fall table runner and Thanksgiving centerpiece. These Thanksgiving Centerpiece projects are sponsored by Waverly Inspirations. This month I took on two challenges by Waverly Inspirations, and you can see the first […]

ZonePerfect Bars: My Go-To Pregnancy Snack

I admit, I am one of those people who forgets to eat lunch — often. I just get so wrapped up in what I am doing, I don’t think about it. Mornings are my work time, and suddenly it’s time to pick up my daughter from school. Then from the moment I pick her up, it’s go, go, go — the afternoon has begun. And at some point, I realize I am hungry. Not just hungry but REALY hungry. And now that I am pregnant, oh boy am I hungry and lightheaded.

Elena Of Avalor Feliz Navidad: A Royal Christmas Book ~ Giveaway

This Christmas, celebrate the magic of the season with Disney’s newest princess, Elena of Avalor in the new book Feliz Navidad: A Royal Christmas. This post is sponsored by Disney, but my love for the princess (and Disney) is my own. If you have not yet met Disney’s newest princess Elena of Avalor, you are missing […]

Celebrate Fall With Outdoor Activities For The Family In Marion County

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ocala/Marion County VCB. All opinions are 100% mine. It seems like everyone I talk to lately tells me that this is their favorite time of year. The weather finally becomes a bit more mild, the views are a little more scenic, fall is always a […]

+130 Thanksgiving Coloring Pages For Kids

The big day is coming, and if your family is anything like mine you will need a little something to entertain the kids while you prep the big meal. Otherwise there will be little ones under foot while you try to get dinner on the table for everyone. Here’s an easy solution — Thanksgiving coloring […]

Gift Ideas For Kids 8-12 From National Geographic For Kids ~ Giveaway

This post is sponsored by National Geographic for Kids, but my gift-giving excitement is my own. Each year it gets harder and harder to shop for my kids for Christmas. On one hand, they love everything so I really can’t go wrong with any gift. On the other hand, we have so much stuff I […]

5 Reasons To Give Photo Gifts

My photos are my most prized possessions, and while I rarely get 4×6 prints I love to create photo gifts. Sometimes, I even gift the photo gifts I make, but usually that’s only if I make two. LOL! My home is covered in photo canvases and other self-mounted photo displays — not to mention my annual family photo calendar. […]

DIY Star Wars Night Light Craft With Kleenex

Have you seen the trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story© TM Lucasfilm LTD yet? Oh my, it looks fantastic. I cannot wait. And for the second year in a row, we will get to spend my husband’s December birthday in the movie theater watching Star Wars! So excited! Today, I want to share […]

Fall Hair Tips For Your Hair And Save On TRESemmé At CVS

Wouldn’t it be great to wake up every morning with perfect hair? No brushing, no blowing, no flat iron. Yeah, that would be great. I know women with unicorn hair exist, but for the rest of us there are products and techniques to help up achieve hair we are proud of. Inspired by Fashion Week, […]

DIY Fall Pallet Sign

I love this time of year. The air is a little cooler, the holidays are approaching, and I love fall crafts. I recently made my first pallet sign in honor of fall and love the way it turned out. It’s the perfect combination of colors and textures for fall. This DIY Fall Pallet Sign was sponsored by […]

Tom’s Of Maine: Made To Matter Collection At Target

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tom’s of Maine . All opinions are 100% mine. My journey to using natural products started like most parents, when I got pregnant with my first child. All of the sudden the ingredients and chemicals (or lack there of) mattered to me — a […]

Be Earth And Wallet Friendly With ENERGY STAR Certified Products

In our home we are always looking for new ways to be “green,” and when doing so can save money, it’s a win-win. If you were to break down your electric bill to see the largest consumers of energy in your home, appliances would be at the top of the list. That’s where programs such […]