July 5, 2012

Kids Trail Mix/Snack Mix

After getting this idea a week or so ago I finally got around to making it today.  If your kids are like mine, they love snacks.  […]
July 4, 2012

BBQ Drumsticks

This is a super easy dinner you can throw into your crockpot on a busy day.  I buy the chicken drumsticks when they’re on sale (you […]
July 2, 2012

Organizing DVD’s

Our movie theatre room is one room that every few weeks or so becomes such a disaster that we (meaning I) have to spend a day […]
June 29, 2012

Strawberries & Cream Bagle

The other morning my 5 year old and I were eatting a quick bagel for breakfast.  I had put some cream cheese on both of them […]
June 28, 2012

Water Games

Summer time means HEAT and one of the best ways to cool your kids off is by playing water games!  Here are a few ideas of […]
June 27, 2012

Updating the 80’s

I know they say the 80’s are coming back, but that doesn’t mean I want it’s style in my house!  Furniture can be expensive and when […]
June 25, 2012

Puppy Packs

Here is the puppy pack/kit that I’m giving the new owners of the puppies.  I’m so excited for them to enjoy their new puppy! Included in […]
June 22, 2012

Training a dog not to bark

Since I was a little kid I have enjoyed training dogs.  I’m totally a dog person, although I love all animals, dogs have a special place […]
June 21, 2012

Balboa Baby Nursing Pillow Review

I was able to review an awesome product for nursing moms recently- the Balboa Baby Nursing Pillow.  This pillow is great- it’s smaller than a boppy […]
June 19, 2012

Party House!

Starting tomorrow our house will be a party house for 18 days!  As you may already know, we have an exchange student living with us from […]
June 18, 2012

Puppy Love

We’ve had a litter of puppies at our house recently.  Who doesn’t like puppies?!?!  I used to breed labs years ago and haven’t for about 8 […]
June 15, 2012

Angry Bird’s Birthday Party

My kids are BIG Angry Bird’s fans.  So it wasn’t surprising that my son wanted a Angry Bird’s Birthday party this year.  Above is the invitation […]
June 14, 2012

Feeding Picky Eaters

If you’ve had a hard time getting your kids to eat certain foods like I have, here are some tricks and ideas that I have done: […]
June 11, 2012

Freezing Green Onions

When I saw this idea on Pinterest I knew it HAD to be tried!!  There are so many recipes that I love green onions in- and […]
June 9, 2012

Mickey Mouse Menu

I loved my custom made Mickey Mouse “To Do” list so much I wanted to make a matching menu list! I did the same techniques- printed […]
June 8, 2012

Toy Story Pizza Planet Birthday Party

My 4 (turning 5) year old is a Toy Story Fanatic! For the last 3 years he has wanted a Toy Story birthday party.  So this […]
June 6, 2012

Mango Orange Jam

I love experimenting with new recipes- especially new jam recipes!  My last experiment of peach-mango jam turned out so amazing I wanted to try another mango […]
June 5, 2012

Summer Fun

What to do to keep your kids busy this Summer! Have a not-bummer-summer!  Here are some ideas for fun things to do this Summer. Charts & […]
June 4, 2012

Tie Dye Onsies

When I did my son’s Tie Dye Birthday Party I made some table cloths out of sheets a week or so before the party.  Since I already […]
June 2, 2012

Cake Decorating

This was a cake I made for my nephews wedding (not the main cake, they wanted extras to serve)  It’s been years since I’ve decorated cakes […]
June 1, 2012

Child Designed

Make your kid’s drawings come to life!  Scan and email their artwork of a monster, invisable friend, or even self portriate to Ashley and she will […]
May 31, 2012

Secret Service Squad

Lately we have noticed our kids fighting more.  As parents we wanted to work on the overall love and kindness attitude in our home so we […]
May 30, 2012

Cauliflower Poppers

These cauliflower poppers were one of the items to make in our Pinterest “foods to make in May” board.  These were really easy to make, only […]
May 28, 2012

Cashflow Board Game

We recently pulled out this cashflow board game that my husband had bought years ago.  Talk about a great game to teach kids about money!  This game […]