Things to do in Houston this weekend

houston weekend

We’ve been having some great weather the past few days and now that the weekend is here, it’s time for for some Weekend FUN! So grab the kids and head out to enjoy all the great activities lined up for this weekend. There’s quite a bit of things going on, so scan the list and […]

Five ways to stay productive during your down time

a good book

Juggling work, socializing and bringing up a family means that I’m often left with little spare time on my hands. When I finally do find a minute or two to put my feet up, I can feel at a complete loss as to what to do with myself. A long soak in the tub or […]

Confetti Easter Eggs


  Confetti Eggs It is not often that I feel the need to start a DIY post with a history/culture lesson but for this one I do. I think the history of these fun little confetti eggs is worth sharing. What follows came from Wikipedia. Cascarones or confetti eggs are festive, hollowed-out chicken eggs filled with confetti or small toys. They are […]

16 Easter Sweet Treats For You and Your Kids!


Easter is always a fun holiday for kids!  There are so many bright colors and so many fun crafts and treats you can make with bunnies and chicks!  I love Easter and getting to bake some delicious homemade treats!  This year I thought it would be fun to round up 16 of my favorite Sweet […]

Staying Connected with Scratch Wireless


Disclosure: I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Scratch Wireless. I received a product sample to facilitate my review. Like a lot of parents, I was nervous to give my son his first cell phone. I didn’t want him to get hooked on it, but I knew he needed […]

Sunday Family Dinner Ideas for Spring


This is a sponsored post, all opinions are my own. Sunday dinners are a staple in many families!  They are a time for families to get together and bond!  I’ve always loved Sunday dinners with my family!  This is a time we really bonded as a family!  With spring around the corner I wanted […]

Gallo’s Family Hearty Burgundy at Your Summer BBQ #HBturns50


This was written on behalf of Gallo Family Vineyards Hearty Burgundy as part of a compensated campaign for Mom It Forward Blogger Network. This year Gallo’s Family Hearty Burgundy turns 50!  They call it “our original Red Blend.” Their Hearty Burgundy combines mouth-watering richness with flavors ranging from dark berry to red plum. Since 1964 […]

Ringing in Chinese New Year with P.F. Chang’s


This post brought to you by P.F. Chang’s. All opinions are 100% mine. P.F. Chang’s has always been one of my favorite places for a fun dinner out. The chic, modern atmosphere mixed with delicious Asian-American flavors makes it a popular choice that guarantees everyone will be happy. It’s perfect for birthday celebrations, a romantic […]

Muppets Most Wanted New Activity Sheets! #MuppetsMostWanted


Who’s excited about Muppets Most Wanted hitting theaters THIS FRIDAY, March 21st!  I know I’m really excited!  I’ve loved the Muppets since I can remember!  They are so much fun for the whole family! In “Muppets Most Wanted” takes the entire Muppets gang on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe’s most exciting destinations, including […]