Easy minestrone soup, from our sponsor Bear Creek Country Kitchens®, makes a filling and delicious lunch or dinner especially when paired with our mozzarella grilled cheese dippers! Our winter has been particularly wet and cold this year. We definitely need the rain and the snow so I’m not[…]

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with this  fun Horton the Elephant craft using cotton balls and paint! One of my favorite things to do as a kid was to sit on my dad’s lap as he read Dr. Seuss books.  We had quite the collection! But it wasn’t until[…]

This post was sponsored by Folgers as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) guidelines concerning the use of endorsement and testimonials in advertising. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. It’s always fun[…]

Handmade kids valentines cards include a handmade necklace.

Make these easy DIY kids Valentines Day cards for kids to hand out at school! Made with simple craft supplies from our partner, Oriental Trading, these Valentine bubblegum machine necklaces are sure to be a hit!   I remember exchanging Valentine’s Day cards at school as being one[…]

I’m sharing #Luvsome in my life as part of a Luvsome dog food sponsored series for Socialstars™. Three years ago we made the crazy decision to adopt a dog. Neither my husband nor I had a dog as kids and decided our family needed a new furry member.[…]

This post is sponsored by Dunkin’ Donuts. It’s a brand new year and everyone is sharing their “word of the year.” I’ve had a word of the year the past few years, but I’m pretty terrible at trying to keep it in mind for that long.  So instead,[…]

The Best Chuck E. Cheese's Birthday Party

Have the best Chuck E. Cheese’s birthday party ever with our tips and tricks! It’s no secret that our family loves Chuck E. Cheese’s.  It’s one of our favorite places for a fun family night out.  So it’s probably not a surprise that we are also big fans[…]

Be ready for cold and flu season with a cold and flu survival kit. I remember being shaken awake one night when my daughter was about 3 years old. As I struggled to figure out what was going,  the poor thing was throwing up all over the side[…]

Paper airplane Valentine cards for kids will be the most popular card in class! Just print out, fill in, fold and hand out. Recipients can cut out and fold the plane for Valentine’s Day fun. What kid doesn’t love a paper airplane?  They are the simplest toy to[…]

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the happy egg co.. All opinions are 100% mine. Breakfast empanadas are an easy on the go breakfast made with crescent rolls and filled with eggs, sausage and cheese. Breakfast used to be one of the easiest[…]