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Oka-B Shoes are Perfect for Summer

As a child I had these pair of Jelly sandals that I absolutely loved. You could not get me out of them and believe me my mom tried! To me they were beautiful, comfortable and went with anything I wore. But of course they went out of style and I grew up. The sparkly beauty […]

Glass Straws for the Environment from Glass Dharma

With the weather getting warmer and the BBQ getting hotter, there will be a lot of beverages being consumed. It’s just kind of something that goes hand in hand. Good weather = Good food and drink. Glass Dharma wants to add a little flare to those summer drinks while saving the environment at the same time. […]

Boudreaux’s Butt Paste to Save the Day!

Baby is here and you are in new parent mode. Whether you’re a pro at diaper changing or just learning you’re bound to run into a diaper rash at some point.  But don’t worry  Boudreaux’s Butt Paste is here to save the day. I know that when your baby get’s a diaper rash it can make […]

Beautiful Jewelry From Baby to Mama

When my babies are small I always get them a amber necklace. It’s something that I buy before they are born. When they arrive I normally wrap it around their ankle until they are big enough to wear it correctly. When Tee arrived I was so behind and didn’t have her amber necklace. It was one […]

88 Handbags NEW Fall 2016 Collection

The New Fall 2016 Collection from 88 Handbags is finally here! Fresh new styles and colors are now available to bring in the next season of fashion. Our Katie Medium Satchel is back in two new colors, teal and neutral. In addition to several new bag styles and colors, we are now introducing bag charms! Key rings, […]

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May 31 is National Macaroon Day!

My daughter is currently taking French in school. She came home a month back asking if I would make “Something French” for the pot luck the next day. Please tell me I’m not the only mother who has children who do this! Of course this was for extra credit that she desperately needed to help […]

Hey Good looking, What ya Got Cooking?

As a family we have fallen into a rut of eating the same thing day in and day out. We cook just so we can eat, not because we enjoy it. We have become afraid to try new things. Ok, well I haven’t, but I hate standing in front of a stove for over an […]


Finding Dory Themed Recipes

With FINDING DORY now playing in theaters everywhere, I wanted to show you some really fun recipes . Have fun making these amazing recipes over the summer with your school of fish 🙂 Let me know if you make any of these and send me pictures!  

Hearty Potato Salad For Dad

Fathers day is coming up and plans are being made for pot lucks and BBQ’s. It’s a great time to be surrounded by family and eat good food. My husband loves potato salad. Normally I just buy one of those tubs of salad or I’ll pick something up from the deli. But this time I […]

{ Mini Meatloaf } THM S

  This is a solid S meal and oh so yummy! Also you can freeze any extra loafs you might have for another time. Or make ahead of time and freeze for a quick and easy meal later.   Mini meatloafs, cauliflower mash, side salad. {Meatloaf} 2 pounds ground beef 2 eggs Red bell pepper […]

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Creating Movie Memories with Disney

When I was a child there were about 3 drive in movie theaters in my area. But as time went on and things changed those drive-ins went out of business. It’s sad really because there really is nothing better then cuddling together under the star on a blanket waiting with excitement for the movie to […]

New Disney•Pixar’s CARS 3 Trailer!

I am so looking forward to the next installment of the Cars movies. I loved the first two and I know this one won’t disappoint. Below is a official movie trailer and some fun activities for the whole family! CARS 3 opens in theatres everywhere on June 16th!   Like CARS on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Subscribe to […]

MARVEL’S DOCTOR STRANGE – New Trailer and Poster

In celebration of the cast’s appearance at San Diego Comic-Con, a brand new trailer and poster from Marvel’s DOCTOR STRANGE are now available. One of these days ill geek out at comic-con!   Marvel’s DOCTOR STRANGE is in theaters everywhere on November 4th!

The BFG Crashing into Theaters Today! #TheBFG

I remember reading “The Big Friendly Giant” when I was younger and loving it. As children we often dream of far off places. Places where anything can happen, where the big bad monsters are as nice as grandma. It’s Growing up with these fantasies that make childhood fun and exciting. The BFG is that secret […]

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Creating Movie Memories with Disney

When I was a child there were about 3 drive in movie theaters in my area. But as time went on and things changed those drive-ins went out of business. It’s sad really because there really is nothing better then cuddling together under the star on a blanket waiting with excitement for the movie to […]

Real Milk Paint for Real Projects

Lately it seems that everyone wants that vintage chic look. Honestly I don’t know of an easier way to get that look then to use Milk Paint. Using it is very easy and it gives you that vintage look you want for any project. Milk Paint is an amazing way to  get the look you want. I […]

Voltron Cupcakes

VOLTRON: LEGENDARY DEFENDER premieres exclusively on Netflix June 10th!! In continuing celebration, here’s a new clip for you as well as a REALLY brilliant DIY cupcake activity!! So excited for this show :)!

Up-Cycled Diaper Box

As a mother of 4 I have a bunch of diaper and wipe boxes lying around. I thought there has GOT to be something I can do with these other than throwing them out. So a little research and a trip to the craft store and I came up with this! Fabric covered storage boxes! […]

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5 Tips to Making Traveling with Kids Easier

Traveling can be a lot of fun, but for parents that have to travel with the kids in tow it can also be quite a challenge. What happens when the problems that are associated with traveling begin to add up faster than you can handle them? Read on for five helpful tips that will make your next family vacation […]

Traveling Cheap: Possible and Easy With 4 Tips

Want to travel the world but can‘t work with your finances? Need some extra cash to get that plane ticket you were dreaming about for so long? Relax. There are some unique and super easy ways how to travel much cheaper and see the whole world. Read it, learn it and start traveling right away! […]

Abendblume~Voted Best Bed And Breakfast In The Northwest!

My husband bill and I have always loved bed and breakfasts. Maybe it was because they are quiet and with 4 kids it’s the only time we have peace. It might be the fact that someone else makes our bed and feeds us an amazing breakfast each morning. Whatever it is I am so glad that […]

I Survived My First BlogHer

When I first started blogging 2 and a half years ago I never would have thought I would be where I am today. I honestly just started because I was signing up for all the freebies and kind of a hobby. My youngest daughter was newborn and I really didn’t have much to do. While […]

Draw the Line~PLANES Story Artist Drawing

I love to draw and as a child I drew Disney characters all the time. I never dreamed that I would one day see how the magic happens. I wish I would have known that I could grow up to draw for Disney. Oh well, maybe my kids will want to draw! Anyhow last month […]