Helping Others During the Holiday Season

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NoBabyUnhuggedCB #CollectiveBias Find out how I help my kids learn the value of Helping Others During the Holiday Season.  If there’s ever a time to help my kids learn about the spirit of giving, it would be during the holiday season. Now that’s not to say that I don’t encourage them throughout the year, I truly do. Instilling a generous spirit in our {Read More}

DIY Fleece Dog Toy

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ToPetsWithLove #CollectiveBias Have scraps of fleece fabric laying around? Make a DIY Fleece Dog Toy, super easy to make. Fun project to do with your kids or grandkids. This is Wookie, she’s our family pet. In today’s post I’m going to tell you the tale of “The Fleece Dog Toy” and what may or may not have happened to this toy. It all begins {Read More}

Smoothie Bowl in a Snap

This post is sponsored by General Mills. As always all opinions are 100% my own. Smoothie Bowl in a Snap is a great breakfast that incorporates cereal, yogurt and some fruit. Perfect for teens and tweens. Ok everyone raise their hand (or leave me a comment) on how many of us have teens that eat cereal. And by eat cereal I mean EAT CEREAL every hour (or at least it seems that way). I know I do. Cereal is breakfast, {Read More}

Our First Time Visiting Michigan’s Adventure

This post is sponsored by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand, and I have been compensated for my participation. All opinions are my own. Read about Our First Time Visiting Michigan’s Adventure Amusement Park. Our family had such a fun time riding the rides while enjoying family time. Friends, I cannot wait to share with you all the fun we had on our first trip visiting Michigan’s Adventure amusement park! Yes, both my husband and myself {Read More}

10 Easy Meals for Soccer Season

No need for carry out, you can do this! With spring approaching the calendar also starts reflecting busier schedules. Loads of us have kids in soccer which means practices after school and on the weekends, plus you can’t forget the actual games.  Yes there’s the games and from time to time tournaments too. Schedules that are already tight become that much tighter. Kids barely get home from school before grabbing their gear and heading out to the practice field. This often leaves {Read More}