May 31, 2013

Tater Tot Casserole

Believe it or not, until this experiment I had never made a tater tot casserole.  My mom didn’t make them when I was growing up, so […]
May 30, 2013

Wallpaper boarder around a door

Today I thought I’d share a fun idea my mom did in her house.  Since they’ve sold the house and are moving soon I had to […]
May 29, 2013

Cleaning Microfiber

I LOVE having microfiber couches with kids! They clean up so easily.  Life has been crazy lately and I haven’t taken the time to give our […]
May 27, 2013

Percy Jackson & the Sea of Monsters

Woo hoo!! I can’t wait for this movie to come out.  The first one Percy Jackson & the Lightening Thief was very well done and all my family […]
May 24, 2013

Enchilada Nachos

We went all crazy the other day and wanted to try something a little different.  With the availability of Macayo’s enchilada sauce in the local grocery […]
May 22, 2013

Teacher Appreciation gift

Last week was teacher appreciation week and I wanted to give all the teacher’s at my kids’ school a thank you (and of course a Tupperware […]
May 21, 2013

Children’s books on Amazon

It’s official!! All of my current children’s books (11 for now) have be published on!  As a special promotion you can get one of them […]
May 20, 2013


If you love a good murder mystery/comedy/romance show Castle is the show for you!  Lets just forget for a brief moment that Nathan Fillion is the main actor […]
May 17, 2013

Chili’s copycat queso recipe

I love finding copycat recipes of things at my favorite restaurants! Since our move in April we are no longer close to a Chili’s when I saw […]
May 16, 2013

Planting Season

After starting our seeds and letting them grow for a bit it’s now time to put them into the ground.  Now that we live in AZ […]
May 15, 2013

Wummelbox Review

We were excited to get one of these Wummelbox’s to review.  This awesome idea is a box full of crafts and games sent to your house […]
May 14, 2013

Candy Bars unwrapped!

It’s become a new trend to have mini versions of candy bars unwrapped in a bag.  Seriously, whoever thought of this deserves a raise!  Such a […]
May 13, 2013

Arrested Development is coming back!

After years of absence the show Arrested Development is coming back!!  The show ran for 3 seasons and was canceled after the 3rd season abruptly leaving […]
May 10, 2013

Blueberry Muffins with Streusel Topping

There’s not much better in the morning than a nice hot blueberry muffin with streusel topping!  When I buy the blueberry muffin mixes I will only […]
May 9, 2013

Adventures of rural living

This is what happens when you combine missing clips, a squirrel in the engine and a Labrador.  Since moving to AZ we’ve had a few adventures of […]
May 8, 2013

Winger’s Chicken Strips Copycat Recipe

Wingers is awesome.  But I have to say, it’s a little less awesome since they made some changes a few months back.  They changed their breaded […]
May 7, 2013

Disney’s Shake it Up soundtrack review

Check out this fun, hip new music cd with lots of fun dance music.  We got a copy of this cd to review and my kids […]
May 6, 2013

Do you Roku?

Today’s post isn’t about a specific tv show or movie, but rather a new gadget that provides them.  The Roku.  With our new move and our […]
May 3, 2013

Chili Taco Dip

Like Chili? Like Taco’s? Why not combine them!?!  This weeks recipe experiment is just that.  I’m not a fan of Mexican food, but my husband loves […]
May 2, 2013

80’s dress up day at school

My kids had a 80’s dress up day at school the other day.  Boy did that bring back memories! Since I found out only the night […]
May 1, 2013

Strawberry Cheesecake Dip

This was seriously the BEST thing I’ve made in a long time! And that’s saying something since I like to think I make pretty good food […]
April 29, 2013

Hell’s Kitchen is back!

One of our favorite reality TV shows is back for another season! Hell’s Kitchen, where if you can’t stand the heat- stay out of the kitchen! […]
April 26, 2013

Cafe Rio Chicken Burrito Copycat Recipe

Since moving one thing I have craved and missed is Cafe Rio!  Their Chicken burrito’s enchilada style are my favorite.  When shopping we saw that the […]
April 23, 2013

Mirabrands Review & Giveaway

This week I had the opportunity to review a set of stainless steel snack bowls from Mirabrands.  Each bowl holds approximately 1 cup (8 oz).  My first thought when these […]