What on earth is that plant? Ask the Plant Identifier App!

plant identifier app says it's quince

What on earth is that plant? I was totally stumped! Every spring and summer I look around my place and check out what’s growing and blooming. This year I noticed this plant I don’t remember seeing … [Read more...]

Custom Superhero Printables

oh boy

Printables are one of my Favorite things to do and I am so excited to show you guys how you can customize your printables.  I know you guys don't see a lot of crafts for boys.  That's because I have … [Read more...]

no heat curls

My Favorite No Heat curls tutorial

On instagram yesterday, someone asked what was our favorite no heat curls.  That made me realize I haven't shared this tutorial with you guys.  This is BY FAR my favorite way to do no heat curls.  The … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day ideas

This overnight french toast casserole tastes like a cross between bread pudding and french toast. It is so yummy and easy because you put it together the night before. Would be great for mother's day brunch.

Hi everyone.  Can you believe that Mother's Day is this Sunday?  I know, holiday's sneak up don't they?  I've got some great ideas you can send to your hubby lol. A mainstay of Mother's Day is … [Read more...]

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 http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO.” 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 measuredbytheheart.com

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...]