DIY Succulent Dish Garden

DIY Succulent Dish Garden

Succulent dish gardens make easy and inexpensive gifts.  This DIY succulent dish garden is made with supplies found at the dollar store for a quick and easy gardening project. I love the idea of growing plants and vegetables.  Unfortunately, I have somewhat of a black thumb.  Growing plants in the desert means they need constant… 

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Family Recipes

Need a kid friendly snack for summer travel? Make this easy snack mix recipe! Just a few simple ingredients makes a fun summer s'mores snack mix kids love!

S’mores Easy Snack Mix Recipe

On the road this summer with kids? Make this easy and delicious and easy snack mix recipe that kids love to munch on for all your travel plans.   If you’d asked me a few weeks ago if we had any travel plans for the summer, I’d have told you not much.  But after a very… 

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Easy Ice Cream Sandwich Recipes

25 Ice Cream Sandwiches To Make With Your Kids

Spend some time in the kitchen with your kids this summer making some fun and delicious snacks. It’s easy to get creative when you make ice cream sandwiches. You can use cookies, waffles, graham crackers as the bread. You can also get creative with the filling – frozen bananas, frozen yogurt or of course ice cream. Try one… 

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sweet tea

Sweet Tea Fried Chicken

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This #AmericasTea shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper amplification for #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. Sweet tea fried chicken is a fun way to serve fried chicken for summer picnics.  Chicken is marinated in sweet tea and buttermilk and then fried… 

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No Bake Pina Colada Dessert

Easy Pina Colada No Bake Dessert Recipe

This no bake dessert recipe combines two of my favorite summer things: pina coladas and an easy dessert recipe! With little hands on time, this quick dessert recipe is perfect for summer potlucks. I love pina coladas especially when the weather is hot.  My husband and I had a pina colada every single night on… 

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Family Life

car air freshener

The Best Car Air Fresheners for Moms

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PERK for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Tired of a stinky “mom” car? Check out the new PERK Visor Wrap car air fresheners to keep your car smelling fresh! I don’t know about you, buy my car is pretty much a disaster area.  My… 

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Darth Vader Cereal

Bringing The Force to Breakfast: Star Wars Cereal

Bring The Force to breakfast with limited edition Star Wars Cereal! Let the kids pick sides – Yoda or Darth Vader – and play the games on the boxes for a fun breakfast party. Like most kids of the 80’s, I grew up with Star Wars.  My sister actually read the entire series of Star… 

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Easy Crafts

DIY Succulent Dish Garden

DIY Succulent Dish Garden

Succulent dish gardens make easy and inexpensive gifts.  This DIY succulent dish garden is made with supplies found at the dollar store for a quick and easy gardening project. I love the idea of growing plants and vegetables.  Unfortunately, I … [Read More...]

Pool Noodle Caterpillar

Pool Noodle Crafts for Kids: Caterpillar

This cute pool noodle crafts for kids is a fun caterpillar! All you need are a few basic craft supplies from the dollar store and this cute guy can grace your yard, garden or favorite flower pot. I love pool noodle crafts.  I pick up a bunch at … [Read More...]

Father's Day Printable

Easy Father’s Day Gift and FREE Printable

Father's Day is one of my favorite holidays! I love to help my kids show their dad how much we appreciate him.  We generally cook up some beef skewers, make "grilled' cupcakes for dessert and spend the day doing things dad loves.  Last year I made up … [Read More...]

Crafts with Pool Noodles

Pool Noodle Crafts: Sail Boat

If you are looking for cool and unusual ways to put those old pool noodles to use, try these fun pool noodle crafts - sail boats!  You can make a pool noodle sail boat like the one you see here, perfect for floating in the kiddie pool, bathtub, or … [Read More...]

Family Travel

Healthy Travel Snacks

6 Snacks for Traveling with Kids

Need snacks for traveling this summer? Our summer road trips typically include quick convenience store stops and fast food chain drive thru’s.  But with some easy pre-planning,  pack and provide healthy snacks for travel.  Here are just 6 travel snack ideas that are not only good for you, but filling and tasty too. Plus many of them can… 

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Osh Kosh B'gosh girls clothes

Enjoy the Ride with Family Road Trip Games

I participated in a Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for OshKoshB’Gosh. I received an OshKosh B’Gosh gift card to facilitate my post and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Summer is here and for many families, including ours, that means it’s time for a road trip. I love a road… 

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Family Friendly Technology

Business Travel Laptop Bag

On the Go with the Lenovo Yoga 3

#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Intel This could include Intel providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. For the first time in a long time I’m going to be traveling this summer for work.  I actually worked in the travel industry right out of college and… 

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Netgear Push2TV

Cut the Cord with Netgear Push2TV

Ready to cut the cord on cable or satellite TV but not sure how? Check out the Netgear Push2TV wireless display adapter and watch what’s on your mobile device right on your TV. Netgear provided me with a Push2TV to facilitate this review. When we moved in to our home 6 years ago we opted… 

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