How to have a Fairy Garden Party – One of the greatest joys of being a child is imagining up all sorts of creative creatures and worlds.Superheroes, unicorns, monsters (of the cuddly sort, of course!) and many other wondrous things. Many children all over the world have been fascinated by fairies. Tiny little people with beautiful wings that cause mischief and help make flowers grow. What better way to nurture your child’s imagination than by helping them bring that imaginary world to life? Well we are BIG fairy fans and Tinkeybell fans too and to be that, you need to know how to make a fairy garden and have a fairy garden party! [Read more…]
I love snow and we finally have a 5 day weather report with 2 days of snow ahead! The excitement in the air here is monumental! There’s talk of rushing to the shed to pull out the snow play equipment, finding gloves, calling friends to meet at the big hill and for me, there’s talk of winter bird feeding. [Read more…]
A big thanks to Safeway for sponsoring this recipe! Finding yourself stuck in a lunch rut? It happens to everyone at some time or another – you think to yourself, “If I have to make one more peanut butter and jelly sandwich I’m going to scream!” Well I have a very simple and delicious answer to help you with your family lunch rut. These lunch ideas are simple and nutritious yet take only minutes to make – I know that is what every mom wants….. A little more time, good nutritious food your kids will eat, and a minute to relax and breathe, right? Well here’s a way to make 4 individualized meals in 5 minutes! Take a breath moms, I’ve got you covered! [Read more…]
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Stork® OTC by Rinovum Women’s Health. All opinions are 100% mine.
Hoping to have a baby in 2016? Well I went through conception issues about 7 years ago and wanted to share my story. There are some great new products on the market that help with conception so you can get pregnant and listen to the cooing sounds of a newborn as soon as possible. [Read more…]
As a mom blogger I wanted to share some information with you about Tapinfluence, an online marketing agency that helps connect mom bloggers just like me, with brands. [Read more…]
Care Packages for College Students – Meet Wesley, he’s my eldest son who left back in September, drove 4 hours away from home, all to begin a new chapter in his life at Frostburg State University. I couldn’t be any more proud! There’s just something about watching your child grow up and become successful that makes all of the fun, and sometimes not so fun, memories all worth it! Well I realized that although most kids say the usual “I’m fine mom” 90% of them miss the comforts of home dearly and so I’ve dedicated this article to Care Packages for College Students. [Read more…]
11 Things Parents Shouldn’t Say in Front of Their Kids – Sometimes things just slip out, and though at the time it may not seem like a huge deal to you, you never know what little ears may be listening at that time. We have all done it before; said something we shouldn’t have in front of our kids, and then have that very thing come back and bite us in the butt because of the loose tongues children have. I know it has happened to me before and it can make your cringe or be totally embarrassed. Therefore I feel it is my duty to try and help spare everyone else the trouble of having to face this situation by giving you my list of 9 Things that Parents Should NOT say in Front of their Kids. Because it can come back to haunt you…… for years to come! (and you could even get a call from the teacher!) [Read more…]
So this week I’m sitting here early in the morning and looking back on my week and thinking how blessed I am to have a wonderful family! So many times we focus on the negative and only think of the good now and then but I think we should focus on the good and only think the negative now and then!
This week my daughter was so excited to pop a start on the Christmas tree!
She received $5 from the tooth fairy for a tooth
And she was so lucky this week that even her Thomas’ English muffin came out heart shaped! Life is good! Love Thomas’!
7 Steps for a Mom to Have a Stress Free Thanksgiving Dinner- Hey moms out there, are you ready for the food based holiday. If not you better get cracking or you’re going to be one stressed out lady. That is never a good thing! In order for you to be able to enjoy your holiday and make it fun for everyone you should never be stressed about it, although I totally understand that “life happens.” That is the reason why I am giving you 7 steps [Read more…]