As we gear up for our summer road trip, I am busy planing hotels, activities and ways to keep the kids occupied on the drive. Like many road trips part of our trip will be on boring highways, and during those portions of the drive I don’t mind screen time to keep them occupied. But […]
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 […]
Dad is really just a big kid. This has never been more clear to me than as my daughters discovered the world of Star Wars. While Dad was always willing to sit and play dolls when asked, he is thrilled when he is asked to play Star Wars action figures with the girls. Imagine his excitement […]
Living in Florida, there are many options for weekend staycations. If you are looking for something outside of the usual tourist spots Ocala/Marion County is filled with activities for the whole family to make summer memories.
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 […]
A big thanks to Valspar Paint for sponsoring this post. After months of searching for the perfect “big girl” bed and bedding, Sissy recently moved into her new room. She’s settled in nicely, and I love how the furniture works in the room, but months later we still haven’t gotten around to painting her walls. They’re sad and plain walls, […]
Gadgets. There are not shortage of them in our house thanks to my techy husband. As our daughters have gotten older, it’s easy to see how his love of all things tech has rubbed of on them. The day my husband came home with a Samsung Gear VR that he won at work, all I […]
It’s all fun and games in the pool until someone develops swimmer’s ear. When kids spend nearly all summer in the pool, it is important to do everything you can to prevent swimmer’s ear because no one wants summer fun to be interrupted by pain. In partnership with Florida Hospital for Children’s Kids Urgent Care, I […]
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.
I love to give small gifts to my daughters’ teachers, but I struggle with coach gifts and male teacher gifts. I usually end up with a generic candy treat, but sometimes I like to break from the candy mold. Somehow I just don’t think that PE coaches are going to get excited about an Orange Sugar […]