Chalkboard and Blue graduation party

chalkboard and blue graduation party

This post is sponsored by Tiny Prints and Resourceful Mommy Media. Did you guys know that this is Samantha's last year in Elementary school?  This is a big deal in our neck of the woods.  And I … [Read more...]

What can you teach your kids around the home?

As a parent, it can be easy to leave your child’s education to their teacher at school, but it can actually be quite helpful to continue teaching them when they are outside of the classroom. There … [Read more...]

A birthday Breakfast Surprise

Doing a birthday breakfast surprise. These Jimmy Dead Redbox Breakfast sandwiches are easy and yummy for a Birthday breakfast. #RedBoxBreakfast #PMedia #ad

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Jimmy Dean, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #RedboxBreakfast” My … [Read more...]

How I do my medication refills

disclosure #shop #cbias

Since I am writing My Fibromyalgia story, you guys know I take a few medications right?  I thought I would pop in today and tell you how I handle my medication refills. I don't know why but I always … [Read more...]

Most popular posts of 2013

a twist hair style

I really love reading a blog's top ten posts for the year.  It's like a snap shot of someone's best/most popular work.  You can see in one post what a blogger is about and get some really great … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas

Holiday decorating ideas...make these cute gingerbread Christmas trees. #HolidayMM #cbias #shop

I wanted to wish all of you the very merriest of Christmases! You have all been a wonderful influence to me.  I can't tell you how much your support of my blogging means.  I have treasured each and … [Read more...]

Fridge updates


Remember a few months ago my fridge died?  I asked for advice on this blog and social media.  You guys were so awesome giving me great input.  I've been asked for an update now that I've been living … [Read more...]

Minnie mouse hairstyle

cute minnie mouse hairstyle. Video tutorial at

Today I've got a great hair tutorial for you.  With back to school time right around the corner, I tried to come up with something that would work as a great first day of school style.  My second … [Read more...]

no bake cookie recipe

no bake cookie recipe

No bake cookies are so great for these hot summer months.  Who wants to heat up the house using the oven? I made these for my daughter's friends, and they were quickly gobbled up! I shouldn't have … [Read more...]

DIY Dried Flower Wreath

DIY dried flower wreath

I am so exicted to welcome Chelsea here from Someday I'll learn.  She is one of the sweetest bloggers you will ever meet.  We are blog swapping today so make sure and click over to her cute blog and … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Samantha

bday girl

Today we get to celebrate Samantha's Birthday!! Samantha was my first baby.  She made me a mommy and captured my heart.  I have been so impressed with the young lady she is growing into.  I … [Read more...]

Printable photo props

get your free printable photo props. These hats, glasses, mustaches and bow ties are so cute!

If you guys follow me on instagram, you have seen all the preparations I have been making for our daddy daughter activity.  It was last weekend and it turned out so great! Our theme was dancing with … [Read more...]

Appliance shopping


Remember when I wrote about my fridge not getting cold?  Well we thought we had it fixed.  After unplugging and defrosting 3 times, we decided to throw out all the food {better safe than sorry} and … [Read more...]

Printable Mason Jar lids

Get your free mason jar lid printable.

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Side swept hair style

I love this cute side swept hair style. It is perfect for kids or adults.

I really love a cute side swept hair style.  I have seen this hair style on a lot of celebs and red carpets lately and I liked it.   But I wanted to make it kid friendly. I knew with all the … [Read more...]

Funky Pretty Birthday Cake

I love the idea of a quirky but pretty birthday cake.

My daughter Emma had a birthday recently.  She requested a funky pretty birthday cake.  Which is so her.  She is quite girly but she also has a quirky side.  I tried to capture that in her … [Read more...]