Best Buy’s Appliance Remodeling Sales Event

My husband and I have been talking about a kitchen remodel for what feels like forever. It’s one of those things that we talk about a lot, but just never seems to quite get going. Painting the cabinets, new counter tops, new backsplash and appliance upgrades complete the “short” list. Fingers crossed that this is […]

How To Make An Easter Egg Tree Decoration

This project has been on my to-do list for years. I love Easter Egg Trees, and I have wanted to make an Easter Egg Tree decoration for ages. But it always seems that I run out of time in the spring. Not this year! I finally have my DIY Easter Egg Tree. This DIY Easter Egg […]

Science Birthday Party Ideas – Printables, Food, Experiments & More

For my daughter’s 9th birthday she decided on a science birthday party. It totally fits my daughter, who is always creating some sort of science experiment. Plus one of her favorite TV shows is Project MC2 (if you aren’t familiar with it, I highly recommend it for girls ages 5-12). Because the show is secret agent/ science based, […]

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 Kurt Russell Interview

I think Guardians Of The Galaxy fans everywhere gave a little cheer when it was announced that Kurt Russell would play Peter Quill’s father. How could they not? It’s Kurt Russell, one of the coolest guys in the biz, kind of perfect to play Star Lord’s mysterious father. When I spoke to Chris Pratt, it […]

How To Survive Daylight Saving Time With A Baby ~ Giveaway

Sleep, glorious sleep. I think we could all use more of it, right? As much as I look forward to spring, I dread the big sleep interruption — the start of Daylight Saving Time. Just when I think I’ve got my crew’s sleep patterns under control, it swoops in and messes with everyone’s schedule. Disruption […]

Powerpuff Girls On Hulu ~ Subscription Giveaway

The Powerpuff Girls have arrived on Hulu, and to celebrate sugar, spice and everything nice Hulu is highlighting amazing girls across the country with a very special contest. Plus I have a very special giveaway for a six-month subscription to Hulu so your kids can catch up on all things Powerpuff Girls on Hulu.  This post is sponsored […]

Free Beauty And The Beast Coloring Pages

If your family is as excited about the upcoming live-action release of Beauty and the Beast as mine, then download and print these 10 free Beauty And The Beast Coloring Pages. This post contains affiliate links that support this site.  Free Beauty And The Beast Coloring Pages Coloring pages aren’t *just* for kids, and these Beauty And […]

DIY Envelope Pillow Tutorial – Step By Step Photos

From our front porch we have the perfect vantage point to watch for the school bus, so I often wait there for my daughter to get home. To give me a place to sit while I wait, my in-laws bought us a set of rocking chairs for Christmas. It’s the perfect addition to our front […]

Enter The Strangewich Challenge For A Chance To Meet Dale Earnhardt Jr At The Coca-Cola 600

A banana and Hellmann’s Mayo sandwich may sound like a strange lunch choice, but according to Dale Earnhardt Jr. it’s a winner. That’s the whole idea behind the Strangewich challenge, and this year one fan’s Strangewich creation will win the ultimate racing prize including a meet and greet with Dale Earnhardt Jr and tickets to […]

Host A WaterVentures Mobile Field Trip At Your School

Sometimes getting kids out of the classroom is the best way to help them learn. It’s a change of pace, a chance to learn differently and it’s exciting. Kids love field trips! What could be more convenient than a mobile field trip that comes to your school? With WaterVentures Florida students and teachers get the […]

Animal Kingdom River Of Lights Review

Animal Kingdom’s new nighttime show is a spectacle of lights, color, water and music. Just as fireworks have always been the perfect way to end the day at the Magic Kingdom, at Animal Kingdom River of Lights is a magical way to say goodnight. Thank you to Disney for inviting me to attend opening night […]

My Baby Had A Positive Newborn Screening Test – The Longest Three Weeks Of My Life

I blinked and everything felt different. One moment I was holding my perfect newborn, then suddenly everything felt like everything was slipping through my hands as I heard the doctor tell us she had a positive newborn screening for a rare genetic disorder. A rare genetic disorder.   She was four days old, and we were […]

Surviving The First Month With Baby: Tips From A Mom Of Three

In some ways, everything gets easier by the time baby number three arrives. In other ways, baby number three is just as hard as the first. What I have grown in confidence, I still lack in brain power to remember. The mommy brain struggle is real. But I have learned a thing or two that […]

How To Get Free Baby Stuff New Moms!

Babies need a lot of stuff. They are the tiniest humans, and yet they need the most stuff. With the arrival of baby number three, I started all over again. It has been five years since our last baby, so we had long passed on our baby stuff. So I was all about getting free […]

New Glasses And Meaningful Moments At Pearle Vision

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pearle Vision. All opinions are 100% mine. My kids are always up for an adventure, even when said adventure is Mom announcing on a Saturday morning that we are off to get Mom and Dad’s eyes checked. It might not sound exciting to you, […]