November 23, 2012

Zumba week 3

I have to say- Zumba is pretty much what I expected.  Fun, awkward at first, but then gives me a desire to do it just for […]
November 21, 2012

Homemade Pumpkin Puree

Now that Halloween is over it’s time to use up those pumpkins! This year I knew I wanted to try making my own pumpkin puree so […]
November 20, 2012

Tulle Wreath

I’ve wanted to make one of these Tulle Wreaths for my front door for a long time.  Now that my Pinterest event is over I’m ready […]
November 19, 2012

Stampin’ Up projects

Last week I went to a Stampin’ Up! workshop hosted by Jill Olsen (SU Demonstrator).  These are the projects we made.  They were all pretty easy, […]
November 15, 2012

Pumpkin Cinnamon Bread

Today I was cooking up some pumpkin and wanted to try a new recipe!  I got this one from Pinterest- the original (or at least the […]
November 13, 2012

Our Pin it to Win it Event

Last Saturday was our Pin it to Win it event celebrating our blog getting 50,000 page views!  We had lots of vendors come sell some awesome […]
November 12, 2012

Tupperware Jubilee Swag

Once a year Tupperware has a big convention called Jubilee that all of the consultants are invited to attend.  It’s basically 3 days of training, cheering, […]
November 9, 2012

Mini Bagel Pizzas

When making french bread pizzas the other night an idea hit me like lightening!  They sell those mini bagel pizzas for after school snacks, I bet […]
November 8, 2012

Green Bean Casserole with Onion Crunch

Thanksgiving is coming up soon and it’s time to start testing out some good recipes!  So I got started with this green bean casserole using some […]
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 […]