DIY Fabric Cork Board And Clothes Pin Tacks

For this month’s Waverly challenge, I decided to tackle an organization problem in our home. Goodbye clutter, hello pretty solution that is organized and efficient – a DIY Fabric Cork Board. This DIY Fabric Cork Board is sponsored by Waverly Inspirations. Let me lay out the problem for you, and then I will introduce you to my solution.  […]

Is It A Cold Versus Flu And What To Do?

As much as I look forward to the cooler fall and winter months, I do not look forward to cold and flu season that comes along with it. (No one does!) Whether it is a cold versus flu, getting sick is no fun. But how do you know the difference? Perhaps more importantly, how can you […]

17 Free Printable 2017 Calendars

It is nearly time to say goodbye to 2016. Out with the old and a chance to start again. In my case, 2017 is set to be a big year — baby girl is due in mid January! Talk about a new start. With a new year, it is time for a new calendar. In […]

Christmas Iced Tea Recipe

One of my favorite things about this time of year is the smell of my mother’s stovetop potpourri. It isn’t Christmas time until I have it simmering on the stove. Inspired by my favorite Christmas scent I created an iced tea worthy of the Christmas season – Christmas Iced Tea. This post is sponsored by […]

5 Christmas Blunders – Solved!

There is so much to think about this time of year. So many extra things to remember to take care of. Even with my constant list making, something is bound to slip through the cracks. Sometimes you just have to laugh about it and move on, but with just a little prep there are 5 […]

Bigger Better Chuck E Cheese’s Birthday Parties

Just when you thought a Chuck E Cheese’s birthday party at couldn’t get any better, the fun got bigger and better! More themes, new cakes and a bigger goodie bag are all part of the new offers, and according to my girls everything at Chuck E Cheese’s is just, “So much fun!” This Chuck E Cheese’s Birthday […]

New Year Memory Jar Printable

With one year coming to a close and a new year ready to begin, I find myself looking back wanting to hold onto all of the little moments that made me smile. The funny things my kids said and the spur of the moment fun we had. Already some of those memories are fading so […]

Be Ready For Any Beauty Mishap With A Beauty To-Go Bag ~ Giveaway

Ever run out of the house and realize you forgot to put on deodorant? Or go to fix your hair and your hair tie breaks? That’s why every girl needs a beauty to-go bag ready and waiting with supplies to get her through a mini beauty crisis. Read on to see what’s in my beauty to go […]

2016 Holiday Barbie Review

When I was a girl, my favorite Barbies were my Peaches ‘N Cream Barbie and my 1989 Holiday Barbie. They were beautiful in their stunning gowns, and they were my pride and joy. But while I played with my Peaches ‘N Cream Barbie regularly, my 1989 Holiday Barbie held a special place of honor – sealed in her box on the shelf. To this day my husband teases me about my Barbie who remained in the box, but I loved her just so and each year I looked forward to bringing her out and placing her on the shelf with my other Christmas decorations.

Christmas Rice Krispies Treats Truffles

I used to be afraid of making truffles. I’ve always loved to eat them (who hasn’t?!), but making them sounded so complicated. Then last year, I tried making my own. What was I so afraid of? Truffles are an easy, no-bake dessert that people love. And there are about a million ways to make truffles. […]

New Year’s Eve Balloon Clock Countdown

How do you plan to ring in the new year? For the last several years we have taken turns with friends hosting a low-key celebration. It has become my favorite way to wind down the year. Every year I like to create a few simple decorations to make the evening special. For this year I […]

Reduce Baby’s Gas And Tummy Troubles With Philips Avent Bottle

This is a sponsored post for Philips Avent Bottle, but my search for the very best for my baby is my own.  It’s been five years since we’ve had a baby in this house, but the countdown is on! I’ll be 35 weeks pregnant tomorrow, so it is about to be baby time again. That […]

Puppy Chow Chex Mix Recipe To Celebrate The Secret Life Of Pets ~ Giveaway

My husband and I have always been movie junkies, so it is no surprise that our daughters’ favorite night of the week is family movie night. Every so often I like to mix things up and make family movie night extra special by eating on the floor, having a special treat or playing a game. […]

Out Of The Apple Orchard Orlando Premiere

This holiday season, Central Florida families are invited to enjoy a home-grown story as it takes the stage for the very first time. Local author, and my mother’s long-time friend, Yvonne David’s book Out of the Apple Orchard will make its debut as a play on December 19 at the Orlando Repertory Theatere. Inspired by Charles Dickens, […]

Free Child Ticket To LEGOLAND With Toys For Tots Donation

This is a sponsored post, but my excitement about the Free Child Ticket To LEGOLAND program is all my own.  ‘Tis the season for giving back and finding ways to entertain your kids, and thanks to a partnership between Legoland, Walmart and Coca-Cola I have an idea to help you both this holiday season. How […]