5 Truths About Motherhood that Every Woman Should Know


I felt the magic of SAM with Poise® Microliners as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #LifesLittleLeaks OK, moms.  Grab your cup of coffee and have a seat because it’s time to talk about the truths of motherhood.  You know, those things that nobody told you before you became a mom.  When I think (Continue Reading…);

Flower Pot Snowman Craft for Kids


I can’t believe Christmas break is getting ready to start!  Both of my kids will be off school for over two weeks so I’m brushing up my crafting ideas to ensure that I have plenty of fun activities to keep them busy.  During the next week leading up to Christmas, we’ll be finishing up some (Continue Reading…);

Making Time this Holiday Season For What Matters Most


I have received information and materials from McNeil Consumer Healthcare, Division of McNEIL-PPC, Inc., the makers of TYLENOL®. The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post. For my family, the holiday season truly is the most wonderful time of the year.  It’s a time when we can take a step back from the craziness (Continue Reading…);

Seasonal Treat: Dark Chocolate Peppermint Haystacks


With Christmas a little over a week away, I’m starting to fill my kitchen with seasonal scents and flavors in preparation for upcoming gatherings and parties.  Every year during the holiday season, my family makes haystacks.  They are the perfect combination of sweetness of crunch that we all tend to crave.  This year though instead (Continue Reading…);

Easy Frozen Inspired Christmas Ornament Tutorial


I don’t think I have to tell you that Disney’s Frozen seems to have taken over the planet this past year.  Even with having little boys, there has been tons of Frozen fun in my home.  It’s not uncommon at all to hear my littlest singing “Let It Go” and he has discovered a love (Continue Reading…);

18 Festive Christmas Cookie Recipes


Christmas is next week ya’ll!  And that means it’s time to think about Christmas cookies. I was thrilled to partner with Foodie.com to create a list of can’t miss holiday cookies!  In our home, we make cookies for Santa every year.  I love to get the kids involved and really keep things festive.  So this (Continue Reading…);

Christmas Mouse Craft For Kids

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‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse! Almost every year our count down to Christmas includes this classic poem.  The kids giggle as we read through it but this year, my littlest looked up with innocence in his eyes and asked why we (Continue Reading…);

How to Easily Clean Your Home this Holiday Season #MrCleanMillion


This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Mr. Clean. I was provided the featured product and compensations to facilitate this post, but all opinions are 100% mine. I’m going to be honest guys….the holidays freak me out just a little bit.  No, it’s not the need to find the perfect presents.  It’s not even (Continue Reading…);

Holiday Treat: Peppermint White Chocolate Pretzel Recipe

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You guys!  My kitchen looks like a bomb exploded in it but I just made the perfect Christmas treat!  If you’re like me and love the mixture of sweet and salty with a surprising holiday twist, you are not going to want to miss this recipe! So, how did I come up with it?  Well, (Continue Reading…);

Decorative Candy Cane Jar Tutorial

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Guess what guys – it’s almost Christmas!  And that means it’s time to get to work creating some fun (and sparkly) decorations!  I’ll be the first to admit that when my holiday decorations come out there is a trail of glitter that follows them.  Inspired by that this year, I decided to do a little (Continue Reading…);