Lavender Bath Salts

How To Make Lavender Bath Salts + Printable Gift Tag

My favorite reaction to homemade gifts is, “You made this?! How?!” Fellow kindred crafting spirits understand that there is nothing quite as rewarding as making a gift for someone by hand. But here’s my little secret — not all handmade gifts are hard! In fact, some handmade gifts are easy to make. One of those handmade […]

Toddler Beach Essentials

Summer At The Beach And Toddler Beach Essentials

What does the perfect beach day look like to you? Mine starts like this.  A picture perfect day with clear blue skies and my family. What more could one ask for? We are beach people, and are lucky enough to go often. While my girls love everything about the beach — building sandcastles, swimming, flying […]

Crunchy Taco Bowl

Hamburger Helper Crunchy Taco Bowl

Taco Tuesday is a weekly event in my house. It’s the one night of the week that I know everyone will happily eat dinner without any complaints, no matter how I change up the taco format. This week I tried a brand new taco recipe when I created a Hamburger Helper® Crunchy Taco Bowl. It was […]

Samsung SUHD TV

4K Samsung SUHD – The Next Big Thing!

I remember when we go our first high-definition TV. My husband was super-excited as he always is when a new “toy” arrives. After he got it hooked up he called me over to show me how much better it was, and to hopefully validate his reason for spending so much money on a new TV. As […]

4th of July Resist Painting Kids Craft

4th Of July Resist Painting Kids Craft

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Glad, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #pressnsealhacks Everyone uses Glad Press ‘n Seal in the kitchen, right? (If not, you totally need to. It puts all other cling wraps to shame.) Have you ever used it for crafting? My […]

Hamburger Helper Crunchy Taco

Quick And Easy Dinner With Hamburger Helper

People tend to focus on needing quick and easy family meals during the school year, but I am here to tell you that quick and easy family meals are just as important during the summer. Sure summer is filled with lazy days, but it is filled with lazy days trying to entertain kids who are used […]

Real Seal Wholesome Summer

Real Seal Pin To Win Sweepstakes

Listen up dairy fans. June is National Dairy Month, and to celebrate Real Seal is hosting a pin to win sweepstakes. You could win a $100 VISA gift card just by re-pining your favorite dairy recipe in the Real Seal Pin to Win sweepstakes. Sounds almost as good as my Buffalo Chicken Dip recipe, right? And […]

American Girl Truly Me

American Girl Truly Me!

American Girl has always celebrated girls from different time periods and backgrounds, and now with the rebranding of the My American Girl Dolls to be the “Truly Me,” American Girl is continuing its mission to celebrate every girl. Unlike Beforever American Girls who come with their own story, the American Girl Truly Me Dolls can be anything a […]

Fresh Food 7-Eleven

Fuel Your Road Trip With Fresh Foods From 7-Eleven

From short trips to the beach, weekend trips to Disney and a seven-hour road trip to North Carolina, my family has plans to be on the road a lot this summer. Destination fun! But on the way to fun, I’ve gotta keep the kiddos fed. Because inevitably someone is always hungry. Always.  This summer families on the […]

When Calls the Heart Jack Elizabeth Charles

When Calls The Heart – Frontier vs High-Class Fashion

So much has happened with Elizabeth and Jack over the past couple of weeks on When Calls The Heart. First Charles arrived in Hope Valley (Gasp!), and then Elizabeth and Jack returned to Hamilton (chasing after their troublesome younger siblings). Oh Elizabeth and Jack, where do they stand now? It seems that the Thatcher family is determined to drive […]