First Day of School Printables

Free first day of school printables

Eeeeek! My oldest is starting kindergarten this year. Kind of a big deal around here! So OF COURSE I will be making him take excessive amounts of pictures on his first day of school, and OF COURSE I wanted to make him a cute little sign that he could hold on the first day of […]

Wordy Wednesday

Wordy Wednesday

Happy Wednesday! I’ll keep it short and sweet this week, because, BUSY! Let’s link up! You can link up crafts, sponsored posts, DIY, recipes…you get the idea! I love to share and promote your content, so be sure to give me a follow on Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, or Twitter so you’ll know where I share your stuff! But this linky party […]

Win a Set of Reusable Food Pouches from Yummi Pouch

Yummi Pouch Review

I received a set of Yummi Pouches to facilitate this blog post. Read on for a chance to win your own set of Yummi Pouch Brights! If you have young kids, you can probably relate to this. I buy a lot of fruit/veggie pouches for my kids, even though they’re kind of expensive. They’re convenient (so handy!), […]

Why I Hate Losing Weight

Weight Watchers Progress Report

You may have noticed that I haven’t shared any weightloss updates in a while. Well, folks. That’s because I haven’t had lost any weight to speak of. In fact, I can’t even say I’ve held steady at the 11 pounds I DID lose. For some reason (mostly because I hate diets, like food, and have little […]

Christmas in July: Who Wants a $200 Amazon Gift Card?

Christmas in July

I love Christmas alllll year long, so this Christmas in July giveaway is fitting. I’ve teamed up with nine other bloggers to bring some holiday festivities to one lucky reader. Someone is going to win a $200 Amazon gift card! These bloggers are all really fun and worth checking out…I think you’ll love their blogs, […]

Free Activities for Kids at Your Local Disney Store

Disney Planes Toy

Last week, we did something awesome. We attended a fun media event with some of my favorite local bloggers at the Stonebriar Centre Mall Disney store to celebrate the release of Planes: Fire and Rescue. You guys – this was the first time I’ve ever taken the kids to a Disney store, and you can […]

Jackets in July

Playing outside in rain

I had to take a break from today’s regularly scheduled programming (which includes cleaning, and laundry, and taking the kids for haircuts) to bring you this breaking news. It’s 66 degrees. In Texas. In JULY. My kids are wearing coats. This is news because I am pretty sure the average Texas temperature for the month of […]

Wordy Wednesday

Wordy Wednesday

Right now, as I write this post, I’m jamming out to Bob Marley. He’s telling me, “Don’t worry…about a thing…because every little thing, is gonna be alright.” In the background, across the house but still audible over Bob’s mellow melodies, I hear a kid screaming. I’m not sure which one. What I am sure of, […]

LEGO KidsFest Comes to Dallas, and I’m Giving Away a Pair of Tickets!

Spiderman at LEGO KidsFest

My family is receiving tickets to LEGO KidsFest in Dallas through US Family Guide in exchange for sharing this information with my readers. If you’re in Dallas, check out the fun giveaway for a pair of LEFO KidsFest tickets at the bottom of this post! With a five-year-old and a three-year-old in the house, it’s […]

27 Uses for Scrapbook Paper

Fun Uses for Scrapbook Paper

Back in the old days (basically, the “old days” refers to my life before kids, which seems like forever ago), I used to scrapbook. A lot. And while I’ve mostly moved to digital scrapbooking (for the rare occasions when I have time), I have maintained my obsession and compulsive buying habits when it comes to […]