BB-8™ Caramel Latte Recipe & Star Wars Holiday Gift Ideas from Hallmark Gold Crown Store

We are really excited about the upcoming Star Wars movie in our home. Watching the trailers over and over again and learning the names and faces of the new characters while enjoying the appearances of the old ones. The other day I headed out to a Hallmark Gold Crown store to pick up a couple […]

15 Beautiful DIY Holiday Decorations

The holidays are just around the corner. It’s almost time to dig out all the decorations and enjoy the fun memories the evoke. This year, try your hand at making some of these great pieces to add a personal touch to your home and make new memories! Make them for your own home or give […]

Stop Worrying about being Overweight: It’s Making you Heavier

Media bombards people with loud, repetitive messages about looks, weight and health. “Average” Americans on television are portrayed by underweight actors with near-perfect looks. Ultra-thin models are everywhere, and many swear they eat plenty and exercise little. Every day, new news reports and medical studies are released about the perils of being overweight, while the […]

Enter for your chance to win A $200 Target gift card

With Christmas only a few weeks away, we have teamed up with to help you get a jumpstart on your holiday shopping and Target is one of my favorite stores to shop at all year long. So, what better way to kick off the holiday season than with a $200 Target Gift Card Christmas […]

7 Must-Have Gifts for Foodies

We all have that friend—the one who is constantly trying new recipes, experimenting with unique food combinations, and trying the newest restaurants. The foodie friend is a great person for a restaurant recommendation, but they can be difficult to shop for. Check out these seven must-have gifts for the foodie in your life. No kitchen […]

10 Simple Home Organization Tips

The idea of transforming your lived-in and somewhat messy house into a beautifully organized space out of a magazine can be a little intimidating. After all, those homeowners have professional organizers and lots of time at their disposal. The good news is that it doesn’t have to take all of your time and money to […]

How to Help Keep Your Teen Driver Safe

Sending your child out on the road can be a scary proposition. One in five teen drivers has an accident within the first year of having their license, and the statistics seem to get worse every year. While parents can’t follow their child around everywhere, there are things to do to help your teen driver […]

Pet Travel Tips for Holiday Road Trips

The holiday season is a popular time for traveling, and for many families, holiday togetherness just isn’t the same without their furry family members. Taking a holiday road trip with your pet can definitely be memorable and add something special to the season. Follow these tips to enjoy a safe and comfortable road trip with […]

How to Cut Your Family Budget

Planning a family budget can be a daunting task, especially if you are trying to save money. You might not realize it, but one of the best ways to save money is to cut spending on things that are right in front of you. Take a look around your house to see what items you […]

10 Great Storage Ideas for Your Children’s Toys

Organizing your child’s rooms or play space is a lot more important than you think. Your little one needs as much space to play and run around in as possible and you’ll be happy to learn there are many tricks of bending the space to achieve just that. Here’s a list of ten storage ideas […]

Mix it up with Stella & Chewy’s Meal Mixers!

This post has been sponsored by Stella & Chewy’s and all opinions are my own I’m always looking for ways to keep my dog healthy and happy. After all, our lab mix Spinna is the fourth member of our family! I had heard about raw feeding and all the benefits it can have for dogs […]