Win a Beautiful Teleflora Arrangement for Someone You Love!


Winner:  Constance VonNotindall!  Congratulations! I love flowers.  Pink, red, orange, white – it really doesn’t matter to me as long as they are in bloom.  Every year, the hubs sends me a beautiful bouquet on our anniversary and I look so forward to hearing the doorbell ring on that day and opening it to a (Continue Reading…);

5 Easy Tips to Make Mealtime Memorable


Let’s face it, between jobs, school, extracurricular activities and everything else that families juggle on a daily basis, there is hardly any time left to really sit down together and make sure that you have meaningful family time.  Often you can go for days and days without carrying on a full and meaningful conversation with (Continue Reading…);

Ozeri Kandle eReader Light Review and Giveaway


Winner:  Jeannette Laframboise!  Congratulations! I have always loved reading.  And I love it even more since I have purchased an eReader.  It’s kinda that think that relaxes me before I go to bed at night.  I like to read a few chapters of a good book to put me to sleep.  However, the hubs doesn’t (Continue Reading…);

You Know You’re Getting Old When…

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OK, so my birthday is coming up very soon.  And each year I lament around the time of my birthday because I’m getting a little older, things are starting to work a little less well and gray hairs are popping out everywhere.  This year, instead of looking toward my birthday with dread, I decided to (Continue Reading…);

Carolina Playsets: Making Backyards FUN!


Having two boys, I spend more than my fair share of time outside.  It seems like all my two monkeys want to do is climb and play.  For a while J-Man would climb up one side of the porch and jump off the other and let’s just stay that that made mama slightly nervous.  So, (Continue Reading…);

Finding New Friends Weekend Blog Hop – Week 43!

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<a border=”0″ href=”” target=”_blank”><img src=””/></a> Welcome back to week 43 of Finding New Friends Weekend Blog Hop hosted by Shelly from My Saving Game, Sam from Have Sippy Will Travel and Jeannette from The Adventures of J-Man and MillerBug!  Thank you all for helping make this hop so successful!  We love you tons!  Now what are you waiting for?  Let’s (Continue Reading…);

When A Woman Lies…


My mom forwarded me this the other day and I couldn’t help but laugh.  I’m not sure who the original author was (I’m sure it was a woman) but she definitely speaks in wisdom!  Enjoy! When A Woman Lies One day, when a seamstress was sewing while sitting close to a river, her thimble fell (Continue Reading…);

Nutrisystem Week 15: Refocused!


OK, I’m going to admit it, I had a hard time sticking to Nutrisystem this week.  I don’t know what was going on with me but I just couldn’t stay away from the munchies.  It was like the goldfish were just calling my name!  So, needless to say I cheated a little bit and as my hubby (Continue Reading…);

Wordless Wednesday: I’m Gonna Ship Myself!



Cheapes Tees Review!


I am a t-shirt kid of girl.  Really, I am most comfy in either a cozy long sleeve tee in the winter or a cute short sleeve tee in the summer.  But honestly, just because I like tees doesn’t mean that I don’t like to look good at the same time – or that I (Continue Reading…);