Holiday Gift Idea: Homemade Hand Warmer Tutorial and Marie Callender’s Pies for Dinner

Make these Homemade Hand Warmers and serve #PotPiePlease #ad

This #PotPiePlease shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone and the pocket hand warmer tutorial is an adaptation of a popular sewing project. #CollectiveBias When I think about how busy the holiday season is, I wonder why I don't get started earlier. It isn't like Christmas falls on a different day each year. It's always December 25. This year, I'm going to take a little help fromMarie Callender's Pot Pies to serve a delicious meal … [Continue reading...]

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

Win tickets to see Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer The Musical in Boston #ad

We have received complimentary tickets to a performance of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical in exchange for this post. Photos courtesy of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical. All thoughts are my own. Not long ago, I told you how much I loved the theater: ballet, plays, and musicals. I enjoy all of it. A live performance is such an amazing experience. The Boy enjoyed his first musical a few weeks ago and I know he's going to be thrilled when I tell him that we're going … [Continue reading...]

Easy Ways to Become more Energy Efficient

Easy Ways to Become More Energy Efficient #PGEhome #ad

With a cold winter rapidly approaching, now is a great time to start thinking about ways to become more energy efficient in the home. Making a few simple adjustments will have you saving energy and money in no time. 1| Use the Quick Cycle Setting on your washing machine. The quick cycle setting uses less […]

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Tips for Managing the Effects of Diabetes

Tips for Managing the Effects of Diabetes #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Did you know that November is […]

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Simple Snack Recipe: Reese’s Spreads Popcorn Bark

A Simple Snack: Popcorn Bark made with Reese's Spreads #AnySnackPerfect #ad

This Reese’s Spreads Popcorn Bark shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  It’s no secret that I love popcorn. And that I don’t typically like to share. Today, I’m showing how I jazz up this snack by using Reese’s Spreads to create a popcorn bark that […]

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join the fun #whipitupwednesday craft, recipe, and diy project party!

Whip It Up Wednesday

I’m so excited that Thanksgiving is next week! I love preparing a big meal, watching football, and enjoying time with my family. I’m hoping that the weather is nice and we can enjoy a nice walk after eating. But, if it’s anything like today, I’m not leaving the house! I mentioned last week that I’ve […]

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Holiday Shopping Strategy

Holiday Shopping Strategy for 2014 #LoveFreeShipping #CleverGirls #ad

With the holiday shopping season quickly approaching (okay, it is HERE!), it’s time to talk about putting together a holiday shopping strategy. Now, as much as I love shopping, I hate crowds. There is nothing fun about walking around the mall lugging a heavy winter jacket, listening to a kid beg for a pretzel, while […]

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3 Steps for a Clean Home and a Carpet Freshener Recipe

Keep your home clean with these 3 easy steps and make your own DIY carpet freshener recipe. #EurekaPower #ad

This 3 Steps for a Clean Home and a Carpet Freshener Recipe shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EurekaPower #CollectiveBias The holidays are coming, the holidays are coming! Feel like you’re being pulled in one million directions? If you don’t, just wait. It will happen. […]

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Thanksgiving PayPal Cash Giveaway

Enter to win $100 PayPal cash from @Naptimeismytime & @thesavingspro for your Thanksgiving feast!

With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I know how difficult it can be for some parents to provide a delicious, hot meal for their families. Well, I have something that will help ease the burden. One lucky person is going to win $100 PayPal cash in time for Thanksgiving! I’m excited to have partnered […]

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Join the fun #WhipItUpWednesday craft, recipe, and DIY project party!

Whip It Up Wednesday

Thanksgiving is just around the corner – and I bet that you’re getting as excited as I am. I’ve already made homemade cranberry sauce once this fall! It’s a must have for a complete Thanksgiving meal, don’t you agree? With all the inspiration in the world, I’m sure I’ll find more in all of the […]

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