November 7, 2012

Crock pot BBQ Beef sandwiches

Crock pot meals are a lifesaver when life gets busy! I was in the mood for something bbq flavored and decided to have a little fun […]
November 6, 2012

Zumba week 2

Week 2 of my 4 week Zumba Core Challenge.  I’m still at the awkward and still fat stage of this experiment/challenge so I had to post […]
November 5, 2012

Child Labor

Most of the time I hesitate to have my kids help because either A: it will take ten times as long, B: they will make a […]
November 2, 2012

How to hang a picture

There are lots of ways to hang a picture, this is one way I found was helpful in knowing where to put the nails.  Take a […]
November 1, 2012

Zumba Fitness Core review

I’ve heard the hype, the good, the bad, and the uncoordinated.  It was time to try Zumba for myself!  So I was happy to have the […]
October 31, 2012

Dollar store designer mirror

Saw this idea on Pinterest and HAD to make it!!  It turned out super cute, perfect for my family room wall and only cost me $9!! […]
October 30, 2012

Rice-a-roni from Scratch

It’s been AGES since we had rice-a-roni in our house.  Mostly because of the unhealthy and processed things in the box mix like MSG etc.  It’s […]
October 29, 2012

Hotel Transylvania DS Game Review

We were excited to review this new DS game based on the recent movie Hotel Transylvania!  What a fun Halloween story for kids!  We still haven’t […]
October 26, 2012

Crazy Hair Day

My kids had “crazy hair day” at school this week.  We wanted to do something fun- more than just the typical colored hair standing up.  Since […]
October 25, 2012

Stuffed Steak

I had got a good deal on a package of steaks from Costco and when I opened them realized they were all very large, but also […]
October 24, 2012

Diaper Cake

Here is a diaper cake I put together for a baby shower.  It was the first time I had attempted to make one and it really […]
October 23, 2012

50,000 Page Views!!

We did it!! We have hit over 50,000 page views! Thank you so much for all of you who have visited our blog and continue to […]
October 22, 2012

Fuzzi Bunz Diaper Review

It seems that using cloth diapers have been a big thing again the past couple of years and there are a lot of people trying it […]
October 19, 2012

Harry Potter Birthday

Wednesday was my daughter’s 11th birthday.  She wanted a Harry Potter themed party.  Since she didn’t do her end of the deal this year by doing […]
October 18, 2012

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

This is simply the best, easiest fool-proof way to make pumpkin chocolate chip cookies.  You can also make them as muffins instead.  Only 3 ingredients! There’s lots of […]
October 17, 2012

Zucchini Hashbrowns

While making our One Pan Breakfast the other day I got a brilliant idea!  Why not add some shredded zucchini to the hashbrowns?!?!  Since we have […]
October 16, 2012

Guest Post from Valarie Budayr

I’m happy to share a guest post today from Valarie Budayr.  She’s the author of The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.  She’s come […]
October 15, 2012

The Ultimate Guide to Charlie & the Chocolate Factory

If you are looking for a fun interactive way to get your kids passionate about reading you need to check out The Ultimate Guide to Charlie […]
October 12, 2012

Snoop Doggy Dog

So I was all excited to share this picture of our lab Daisy as she was being so obedient sitting by the slider door I had […]
October 11, 2012

Getting your faucet to shine

Another Pinterest experiment!  While cleaning my kitchen the other day I noticed how dingy my faucet looked and remembered a trick I had seen on Pinterest […]
October 10, 2012

How do you Laptop?

My husband and I have different opinions on the uses of laptops.  I am one that take it literal and will set it in my lap […]
October 9, 2012

What to do with carrots from the garden

One of my hubby’s customers gave us a big grocery bag full of carrots from their garden.  Other than eating some here and there (that would […]
October 8, 2012

Almost Naked Animals- It’s my party Review

The excitement filled our house as we received our package to review the new Almost Naked Animals- It’s My Party DVD.  I’ve seen bits and pieces […]
October 5, 2012

How to keep your frosted cake pretty

If you’ve ever frosted a cake and had to take it somewhere or give it to someone you’ve probably faced the delimma of how to keep […]