Super Simple Gift Ideas for Neighbors and Friends

Simple Gift Ideas for Neighbors

Ok, guys. Who else has slacked off and just realized Christmas is RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER and you still haven’t put anything together for your friends or neighbors?  :::RAISES HAND::: Good news! I have some super simple gift ideas for neighbors and friends that only cost a few dollars each to make, don’t require a… 

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Easy Breakfast Idea

How to Make Egg-in-a-Hole

This post is sponsored by Goldrich Eggs. All opinions are entirely my own!  #GoldRichYolk There are very few meals that I feel confident cooking without help. Which is crazy. I’m a married mother of two in her late (!!!) thirties. I should be able to whip up a few good meals, you know? But I just… 

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Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookie Recipe

Looking for Oatmeal Recipes for the Holidays? Check out these Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookies!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Quaker. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #QuakerUp #MyOatsCreation Lots of great things have come from my grandmother (known as Gramma Jeurine). For example: my inborn need to write, my love for the Wallowa mountains in Eastern Oregon, a passion for books and Beatrix Potter, and possibly most importantly, the… 

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Pecan Pie Pastries

Party-Perfect Treats: Pecan Pie Pastries

This post is sponsored by Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry. All opinions are my own. Can you even believe it’s December? I can’t. Between getting ready for the holidays, and work, and school…it’s hard to wrap my head around the fact that 2014 is quickly drawing to a close. I love New Year’s. Not so much the… 

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Perot Museum

Plan Your Visit to the Perot Museum

We attended a media event at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. All opinions are my own. On December 1st, 20147, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science celebrated its 2nd birthday. If you live around Dallas, I *know* you’ve at least heard of the Perot Museum…it’s a Big Deal, and for good reason…. 

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Christmas at LEGOLAND

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Holiday Activities

Jack just turned six-years-old, and he decided to forego a party in exchange for a trip to LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Grapevine. He really, really, really loves LEGOLAND. And Star Wars. And Christmas. And LEGOS. And building things. So basically? LEGOLAND Discovery Center is kind of a dream world for him. And there are so… 

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Trains at Northpark

The Trains at NorthPark

We attended a special media preview of the Trains at NorthPark. Here’s all the info you need to plan your visit! Every year since Jack was born, we have visited the Trains at NorthPark. This was our 6th year to attend! And Jack, at six-years-old now, was just as excited to attend as he’s ever been…. 

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Cedrics Wands

Party Like a Princess: Sofia the First Party Ideas

I received a magical box of Sofia the First goodies to help host our #DisneyKids Preschool Playdate. All opinions are my own! Both of my kids love Sofia the First. Even Jack, who is going through an anti-princess phase (it’s so serious, he’s even turned against Princess Leia), will watch Sofia the First. I *think* he might kind… 

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Lee Curvy Fit Bootcut

Jeans for Moms that Aren’t Mom Jeans

I received Lee Jeans to facilitate this post. All opinions are 100% my own, but I can promise you I really, really, reallllly love these jeans! Remember the time I accidentally bought really bad mom jeans, and was totally mortified, but had a hard time getting rid of them because they were just so darn comfy??… 

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Neiman Marcus Gift Ideas

Holiday Savings at Grapevine Mills Mall

For being all the way on the other side of the Metroplex, I spend an awful lot of time at Grapevine Mills Mall. With Legoland Discovery Center and SeaLife Aquarium, not to mention tons of restaurants and ALL THE SHOPS, it’s a place with something for the whole family. Last week, I attended a fun blogger… 

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Artisan Bread from Market Street

Cinnamon Chunk French Toast and Sugar Butter (and Printable Labels, too!)

This post is sponsored by Market Street. All opinions are 100% my own. With all of the food posts I’ve done lately, you guys are going to think I like cooking or something! I actually don’t. Like, at all. But I love to eat and I have excellent delegating skills, so…I always have ideas for great… 

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