Capture the Everyday: January in Photos

Capture the Everyday during 2015 by taking a photo a day! #photoaday #weekinthelife #monthinthelife

I’ve been taking a photo every day for a very long time. It’s so much fun to look back on the memories you made – and to see how your children have grown! One of my goals for 2015, is to make a conscious effort to use my big girl camera more often. We all […]

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DIY Valentine’s Day Decor: How to Paint a Pillow Cover

Want to learn how to paint a pillow cover? Check out this easy how to and you will be painting pillow covers before you know it! #ad #ValentinesDayDecor

This How to Paint a Pillow Cover tutorial was created using complimentary items provided by iLoveToCreate. There are so many ways to add personalized touches to your home. One way is through seasonal decor. Today, I’m sharing an easy way to paint a pillow cover. It’s an affordable and easy way to add a bit […]

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Whip It Up Wednesday

I know you’re curious…yes, we are STILL digging our way out from all of this snow! What a winter wonderland we’re living in! So beautiful and peaceful. The Boy had SEVERAL days off from school. And what is there to do on a snow day full of wind gusts but bake?! These mini coffee cake […]

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Delicious Trail Mix Cookies

Delicious trail mix cookies made with diced prunes #TheFeelGoodFruit #CG #ad

When you’re snowed in, a great way to pass the time is by baking! I whipped up a batch of these delicious trail mix cookies just before the {first} blizzard of 2015. I was inspired to make these cookies by The Boy. Like any little boy, he loves cookies. Unlike most boys, he loves Amaz!n™ […]

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Two Bite Coffee Cake Muffin Recipe

This delicious two bite coffee cake muffin recipe pairs well with new McCafe Coffee available at your local Walmart. #McCafeMyWay #ad

This two bite coffee cake muffin recipe and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #McCafeMyWay #CollectiveBias  Sneaking in a few minutes of “me time” after The Boy is off to school is something I enjoy doing every day. This delicious two bite coffee cake muffin […]

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Whip It Up Wednesday

Did you hear about the Blizzard of 2015?! I am happy to report that we made it through safely! The media is reporting that our area received 24 inches of snow – isn’t that crazy? The snow began to fall on Monday afternoon and we are still having snow showers today! To keep us busy […]

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January Reader Appreciation Giveaway: Win a Kindle Fire HD6

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Friends! You know how much I enjoy reading and I know that I’ve told you how much I love the Kindle e-reader. I had the original device way back when Oprah said it was her favorite thing. It quickly became my favorite thing, too. Since then, I’ve upgraded a few times and have purchased one […]

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Delicious Dipping Sauces for Game Day Snacks

These three dipping sauces are perfect to serve with onion rings, crinkle cut fries, and sweet potato fries. Perfect game day snacks. #GameTimeGrub #ad

These delicious dipping sauce recipes and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameTimeGrub #CollectiveBias The big game is just a few days away and we’re getting excited here! Although our team isn’t playing {again!}, we’re looking forward to the game, the commercials, and to some […]

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Winter Reading List for Moms

Winter Reading List for Moms who like non-fiction. #15BooksIn2015 #BookClub

I cannot believe that it is coming up on the last week of January already! I’m noticing that our days are getting a bit longer, which means that spring and summer are just around the corner! Hip-hip-hooray! The dismal weather today gave me plenty of time to work on my winter reading list for moms […]

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Whip It Up Wednesday

Friends I have been B-U-S-Y this week! I painted my kitchen cabinets! They’re not quite finished, but I am loving the new look so far. It’s amazing what a little bit of paint can do for your spirits. Of course, I now want to paint the entire house. Baby steps. Right? So, aside from making […]

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