Pumpkin Smoothie

Pumpkin Smoothie

I am really good about making sure my kids get enough fruits and veggies in their diet. Really good. My own diet, not so much so. I often forget to eat lunch, instead snacking on junk later in the day. In an effort to combat the munchies and add in more good stuff, I have […]

Parmesan Herb Crusted Chicken Salad

Parmesan And Herb Crusted Chicken Salad

Something funny happened at dinner last night. My kids begged for salad, ate it and asked for seconds. Sounds crazy, right? I know, it really does, but it happened. It all started with a parmesan and herb crusted chicken and me trying to eat more leafy greens. The result was a delicious parmesan and herb crusted chicken salad […]

Have Courage And Be Kind

Be Kind And Have Courage Printable Sign

Bibbidi Bobbidi Boo! Disney’s Cinderella is now available on Blu-Ray and DVD and it is time to relive the magic all over again. (And again and again if your kids watch movies like mine.) I love everything about this retelling of Disney’s classic tale and most of all that this version of Cinderella has a lot […]

Maze Runner The Scorch Trials Cast Poster

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials In Theaters September 18

With Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials coming to theaters Friday, September 18 I finally sat down to the watch the first Maze Runner, and I am hooked. Such a great movie with twists and turns that left me wondering, “What is going to happen next?!” Actually, I am a little glad I waited this long to see […]

Game Day Gear

Score Free Samples To Get Your Guy Game Ready At Sam’s Club

It’s September and that means it is time for two very important celebrations in my house — my birthday and the start of football season! Ya-hoo! It’s time again to spend our Saturdays cheering for our team decked out in the finest orange and blue. Yes, we NCAA fans are serious about our football, especially […]

Easy Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Easy Slow Cooker Pot Roast Recipe ~ Giveaway

I write a lot about quick and easy dinners because I really don’t love to cook and I am always trying to do about a dozen things when I need to be getting dinner on the table. I want to spend as little possible on dinner prep so we can actually sit down to enjoy eating dinner together. I have just discovered a way to make my slow cooker prep even simpler. For a home cooked meal, it doesn’t get easier than this slow cooker pot roast recipe.

5 Ways To Spoil Your Dog

5 Ways To Spoil Your Dog

This post brought to you by Purina at Dollar General. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. It doesn’t take long for a dog to become a special member of a family. Like any new child, dogs instantly become a member of the family and it is natural for us pet […]

Duct Tape Wallet Kids Craft

How To Make A Duct Tape Wallet

I can’t believe it has already been a year since my daughter and her friends formed a Daisy Girl Scout Troop. But here it is a year later, and I am finally getting around to sharing some of the fun things the Troop did last year. While helping to plan for another fun year as […]


Make Family Memories By Getting Messy Together

This post brought to you by Maytag. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Suburban Mom. This summer we embarked on a family road trip. We took our Florida girls to see the mountains for the first time. On this family adventure we spent a lot of time outdoors. Not just outside, but really […]

25+ Apple Dessert Recipes

25 Apple Dessert Recipes

Can you smell the crisp fall air coming? It’s nearly fall and nothing says fall like a warm apple dessert baking in the oven. Apple pie, apple muffins, apple cookies, apple ice cream, caramel apples and more here are 25+ mouth-watering apple dessert recipes. Commence drooling now. 25 Apple Dessert Recipes Mom’s Baked Apple Slices from […]