Entertaining with Babbleboxx

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of Single Edition Media Make holiday entertaining a breeze with all the lovely items in this great BabbleBoxx! You’re going to love hosting with all of these treats! You guys – holiday entertaining does not have to be stressful and it doesn’t have to be hard! I’m going to walk you through prepping for entertaining with Babbleboxx.com. Have you heard of them? Well you have now and keep reading about how to Entertain with {Read More}


This post was sponsored on behalf of K’NEX. All opinions stated are my own. Encourage Learning and Thinking WHILE your kids play! STEM Play is so important (and FUN!) Ever since my kids were little guys I loved having toys, games and fun that involved learning of some sort. It makes me feel good about what they are doing, and in my opinion it has fostered a love of learning in them (yes my oldest is 11 and STILL loves {Read More}

BMO Harris Lights Festival

This blog post has been sponsored, but as always the content and ideas are all mine! You guys already know that Christmas is my favorite! I mean I’m ready to decorate! You know what else is my favorite? The Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Illinois. If you combine Christmas and the Magnificent Mile? I’m in complete heaven! That’s exactly what is happening at the BMO Harris Lights Festival! EEEKKK It’s going to be amazing! I’m telling you right now Chicagoans AND anyone who {Read More}

5 Minute Bruschetta

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #20MinutesToTasty #CollectiveBias 5 Minute Bruschetta takes the stress out entertaining! Have drop in guests? No Problem! Make this for a night in or to entertain – so delish you’re going to love it! I’m going to tell you a secret…Halloween isn’t my favorite. Wait I should take that back – it didn’t used to be my favorite…NOW? I’m good – I love watching {Read More}

Get Outside

Summer time is the time to Get Outside and Play! Time to reclaim the back yard! I’m preaching to the choir here, but sometimes I have just felt it’s HARD to get us outside to play. I’m busy you guys! When I was growing up I was NEVER indoors (NEVER NEVER NEVER). We rocked the neighborhood with roller skates (oh yes I did). I was on my bike EVERYWHERE! I never thought of it as exercise – just was doing {Read More}