Road Trip to the Summer’s Best Music Festivals

Warm weather, good company, and a great selection of bands is the perfect combination for a killer music festival. As the weather heats up and festival season kicks into full gear, it’s a great time to jump in the car and experience a new world of music. Here are five music festivals around the country […]

Blackberry Vodka Lemonade Cocktail & Cherry Minisicle

Here’s to a fun and sophisticated summer! We like to keep it classy around here, and we suspect you do too. And that level of sophisticated fun is reflected in the creation of our Blackberry Vodka Lemonade Cocktail & Cherry Minisicle. We have taken the high quality of elit by Stoli and paired it (quite […]

Frugal Tip: Stock Up and Save

My inspiration for creating a family stockpile came in the middle of the night. I made a midnight dash to the bathroom to realize at the worst time possible that we were out of toilet paper—definitely not an ideal situation. Ever since that unfortunate incident, I’ve kept a stockpile of household items on hand. The […]

Get Your Fit On at Planet Fitness–Comfortably

This post is sponsored by Planet Fitness.  All Opinions are my own. Like a lot of people, I try to work out as much as possible, but it can be hard to find the time and the motivation. I’ve tried lots of different gyms, but I never quite fit in—there was the gym full of […]

Getting Spring Ready with #PetSmartGrooming

This post is sponsored by PetSmart® and the BlogPaws ® Pet Influencer Network. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about PetSmart Grooming Salons , but we only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. PetSmart is not responsible for the content of this article. Spring is finally here and I […]

Summer Treats: Not Your Father’s Root Beer Chocolate Float

There’s nothing more I love than a sunny summer day with family and friends. My favorite way to spend a summer weekend is to take an early morning walk in the park, then lounge around the pool in the afternoon. Typically, as the night winds down, we barbeque some food on the patio and spend […]

Weekday Meal: Pita Pocket Tacos

At my house, things start to get crazy around 3 p.m. A tornado hits as my kids come home from school, drop their things everywhere, and head straight to the kitchen for a snack before they tackle their homework.  After that, we usually have a chat about their days and then I’m focusing on what’s […]

Pamper Your Eco-Baby! How To Create an Earth-Friendly Nursery

When I learned that I was pregnant years ago, putting together the baby nursery was a very special experience and one that I was really excited about.  It put a stamp on the whole idea that I was about to welcome this new and wonderful life into my home. It was my time to create […]

Kick Off Your Spring with Simple Home Organization & Makeover Tips

There still may be snow on the ground, but spring is just around the corner. This is the perfect time to start thinking about spring cleaning your home of unwanted clutter and to organize the stuff you want to keep or donate—both inside and out. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to spend a […]