How to Style Target Boy’s Jeans for Casual Friday Success #TargetBacktoSchool


School started back for my kids this week and while this has triggered days filled with excitement, it’s also been slightly stressful. I’ve had to check and re-check supplies and ensure that everything on their list was loaded into the bags. I’ve ironed uniforms and helped with new hairstyles. But one thing that I didn’t (Continue Reading…);

How to Survive the 1st Month of School and a Fun Printable


School is officially back in session in our home and while I’ll admit that I’m kind of enjoying the quiet, I’ll also say that it’s been an adjustment for both me and the kids after being together all summer long.  Over the past week I’ve found myself looking up from my work expecting to see (Continue Reading…);

Making Our End of Summer Celebration Truly Memorable with Canon! #CanonPIXMA


I can’t believe summer is drawing to a close. Already, the temperatures here are cooling down and the feel of back to school is in the air. Last month I shared with you how my boys and I were capturing all our summer fun with the help of the Canon PIXMA MG7210 Wireless Inkjet All-in-One (Continue Reading…);

Perfect Sides: Oven Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Recipe


With the new school year in full swing, I’m working on coming up with ways to put fast and delicious dinners on the table.  And while I’ve got plenty of main dishes that my family loves, I often struggle to find healthy sides to go with them.  As a part of a well balanced meal, (Continue Reading…);

Learning to #SpreadtheHappy Through Life’s Simple Pleasures


Last week I shared with you how there is no happier place in the world for me than on a bike.  I told you about how the kids and I love to race around the neighborhood with the wind in our hair enjoying one of our favorite passions.  Well, I’m back this week  to show (Continue Reading…);

The Top Parenting Mistake You May Not Realize You’re Making


As moms we’re busy.  I totally get it.  Between household responsibilities, possibly working outside the home, hobbies and more, it’s not rare at all to hear a mom stating that she can’t even get five minutes to go to the bathroom alone.  I’ll admit that I’ve said that exact thing myself….many times.  And I’m the (Continue Reading…);

Make Dinner Colorful with This Beautiful Roast Recipe

Eat Your Colors Roast

As moms, I think it’s pretty fair to say that we’re all looking for better ways to feed our kids.  We often have to get creative and think outside the box.  I’ve personally found that colorful foods are the way to my kid’s stomach’s!  It’s like they are mesmerized by the bright and beautiful colors (Continue Reading…);

The Bike Ride to Happiness #SpreadtheHappy


Discovering your passion take time.  You try one thing, move onto another but when you finally find that perfect activity that makes you happy, its……well, magic.  The rest of the world just seems to fade away and you’re perfectly in sync with yourself and your surroundings.  That is how riding my bike makes me feel. (Continue Reading…);

Give Back to Your School with the Box Tops® Program at Food Lion®! #FoodLionBoxTops

Food Lion 2

Back to school time is exciting in our home. My boys help pick out supplies, choose new bookbags and stock our pantry with back to school snacks. We plan ahead and make sure we have everything we need for the school year so that it can be a huge success. And across town, we know (Continue Reading…);

Finding Our Back to School Essentials at Target #TargetBacktoSchool


Back to school preparations are going strong in our house! We’re trying on clothes, checking items off our supply lists and ensuring that we have all the things we need to make going back to school a huge success! So when Target invited us to partner with them for a sponsored post to share our (Continue Reading…);