Here’s the Stink: Dutch Oven Kit Review

*Please note: The opinions expressed in this post are my opinions and the opinions of my sister. The product being reviewed has been gifted to me in exchange for an honest review. I have not been paid or received any other compensation. When I was contacted by Carolyn from Dutch Oven Kits asking if I … Continue reading Here’s the Stink: Dutch Oven Kit Review

Mother’s Day Picture Frame Project

My daughter Abby loves to do "projects" and wanted to make something for both of her grandmothers for Mother's Day.  She is such a sweet girl who loves to make things to give as gifts for everyone.  I receive new drawings or other artwork daily. During our last trip to Walmart, we found some supplies … Continue reading Mother’s Day Picture Frame Project

Mother’s Day Ideas for Every Mom

*Affiliate links disclosure: As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. This means if you purchase an item from Amazon through a link on my website I receive compensation at no extra cost to you. It's that time of year again, Mother's Day will soon be here.  This year Mother's Day falls on Sunday, … Continue reading Mother’s Day Ideas for Every Mom

What the Easter Bunny Brought to Our House

The Easter Bunny showed up and boy, did he leave some fun stuff in the kids' Easter baskets. I spent about $10 or under for each kid. It was easy to pick stuff for Abby, but I had a more difficult time finding age appropriate stuff for Oscar: most things I could find were either … Continue reading What the Easter Bunny Brought to Our House

So This is What 37 Looks Like… and Cake

It's official: I've made 37 trips around the sun. It doesn't feel like I should be 37, but then again, what is 37 supposed to feel like? I think 37 isn't too bad. I have two pretty awesome kids and an incredible husband. I have wonderful supportive family on both sides. We have a roof … Continue reading So This is What 37 Looks Like… and Cake

Let’s Play! Our Favorite Indoor Toys

I am so happy it is Spring and warmer temperatures will soon be here. We had what will hopefully be our last snow over the past weekend and the kids sure have cabin fever. They are ready to play outside each day and Mom is ready for that too. Today I thought I would share … Continue reading Let’s Play! Our Favorite Indoor Toys

Fisher-Price Customer Service Rocks

My son Oscar received a Fisher-Price Corn Popper toy as a gift.  When he unwrapped it I was delighted because I remembered how much fun I'd had with mine as a child. We didn't have a gift receipt and had recycled the cardboard wrapper before noticing that the popping action only happened if the toy … Continue reading Fisher-Price Customer Service Rocks

6 Baby Items That Were a Waste and 6 I Would Buy Again

I remember feeling completely lost when registering for gifts for my baby shower. I had no idea what stuff I needed and what I could live without. Did I need a walker? Baby powder? What kind of bottles? What size clothes? How many diapers? Between a baby shower at work and one thrown by family, … Continue reading 6 Baby Items That Were a Waste and 6 I Would Buy Again

4 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Mom Will Love

It's that time of year again, Mother's Day is approaching. Do you give your mom a gift for Mother's Day? If so, do you find yourself reaching for the same thing every year? No need for flowers, chocolates, or heart-shaped jewelry- I put together a small list of easy Mother's Day gift ideas that any … Continue reading 4 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas Mom Will Love