Protein-Packed Mac And Cheese

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Friendship Dairies    for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Everyone has a signature dish, and for my friend Megan I like to think it is her Protein-Packed Mac and Cheese. (She also has an awesome cheese spread, but that’s another story.) The secret ingredient […]

Easy Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad Recipe

One of my family’s favorite flavors is pesto, so when I was asked to create two pesto dishes sponsored by Barilla it was easy to come up with recipes my family loves: Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad and Pesto Parmesan Baked Tomatoes. Yum!  At 18 weeks pregnant, I am all about easy recipes. Oh, who am I […]

Back To School Printable Teacher Gift Tag

My little officially started VPK today (voluntary pre-Kindergarten). It’s her last year before Kindergarten. Where does the time go?! For her first day, she presented her teachers with a simple gift tied up with a cute printable teacher gift tag.  I found my apple notepads came from a local store (on clearance!) but these Post-It Apple […]

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Recipe

This chocolate chip banana bread recipe is sponsored by Simply Orange Low Acid.  Do not, I repeat, do not ever throw away a “too-ripe banana.” Don’t do it. Let it get really, really ripe. The blacker, the better! Peel off the skin, put it in a plastic baggie and throw it in the freezer. Because one […]

Back To School Printable Lunch Box Jokes

These printable lunch box jokes are sponsored by Save-A-Lot. It’s time once again to return to the lunch box packing routine. In my house the routine starts with the weekly question, “What do you want in your lunch this week?” In order to meal plan for the week. This week’s request is for a peanut […]

Free Printable Cursive Worksheets + Writing Prompts

These printable cursive worksheets are sponsored by Bic Fight For Your Write. My daughter enters 3rd grade this year, and more than anything she is most excited to learn how to “write fancy” AKA write in cursive. This is the year, and she can’t wait. She is so excited, I decided to give her a little […]

DIY Kids Desk Accessories

These DIY Kids Desk Accessories are sponsored by Waverly Inspirations. I love everything about back to school; the excitement, the new opportunities and most especially the new supplies. Seriously, I get giddy over new notepads and pens. This year I took my excitement to the next level by making all new desk accessories for my […]

DIY Cereal Box Postcards Craft

This kids summer project Cereal Box Postcards craft is sponsored by Pebbles Cereal.  I don’t know about you, but we go through a LOT of cereal boxes in our house. Although we are really good about recycling the empty ones, sometimes it is more fun to upcycle them into something new. This time we made DIY Cereal Box […]

The BFG Paper Plate Dream Catchers Craft

This post was sponsored by P&G as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. One of my favorite childhood books is now a Disney movie – The BFG. Months ago in preparation for the movie coming out, I bought my daughter a Roald Dahl collection. (A summer reading […]

Fish Pillow Tutorial

This step-by-step fish pillow tutorial is sponsored by Waverly Inspirations. You guys, I am so excited!!! We got a couch for our porch! We’ve talked about getting one for ages, but something always came up. Then, out of the blue, we happened upon an end-of-season sale and scored one at more than 50% off. Yippee! What […]

Road Trip Road Sign Bingo Free Printable

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of DeMet’s FLIPZ®. All opinions are 100% mine. One of the challenges of a road trip is “eyes up.” My oldest is happy to bury her nose in a book while my youngest just wants another movie. For long highway driving, this works for me […]

Fruity Pebbles Cake Batter Cheeseball

A colorful Fruity Pebbles Cake Batter Cheeseball is sure to be a standout at your next party. This post is sponsored by Pebbles Cereal.    What do you get when you mix cream cheese, cake batter and Fruity Pebbles? The most colorful cheeseball on the dessert table. Colorful and delicious the Fruity Pebbles Cake Batter Cheeseball demands attention and […]

Red, White And Blue Ice Pops Recipe

This post was sponsored by Fresh From Florida as part of Influencer Activation for Influence Central. There is nothing more refreshing than a frozen treat on a hot summer day, and if my girls had their way every day would be filled with sweet frozen treats. To make frozen treats even more special (and a lot […]

How To Create A Gallery Wall – The Easy Way

When I mentioned my idea for a new gallery wall it was met with a loud sigh and a lot of grumbling from my husband. Precision photo hanging has to be one of his least favorite of my projects. All the measuring and lining things up, and frames still never seem to hang level. But […]

Homemade Mocha Frappe In Five Minutes

Your day just got a little sweeter. I am about to tell you how to make your favorite mocha frappe at home in less than five minutes for a fraction of the price of a fancy coffee shop. Oh yes, that means within minutes of your craving you can enjoy a sweet mocha frappe in your own home.