15 Pretty Pumpkin Ideas for Halloween

15 pretty pumpkin ideas for halloween

We headed to the pumpkin patch this past weekend on the hunt for the perfect pumpkins. Each year what constitutes the "perfect" pumpkin changes for my girls. Some years they want the largest one I'll allow, other years it's one with no bruises, and still others it's the pumpkin covered in warts. As the kids frolicked from pumpkin to pumpkin, … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Pork Sirloin Tip Roast with Red Potatoes

pork sirloin tip roast with red potatoes

This is a partnered post with the National Pork Board and Costco. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. More times than not, it's three o'clock in the afternoon and I still don't have a clue what I'm cooking for dinner. The kids arrive home from school and we start homework, but by the time I realize it's time to feed their hungry … [Read more...]

Share a Meal for a Bright Future

I'm partnering with Unilever Project Sunlight to help bring awareness to child hunger in America.

This is a partnered post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Each day in America there are 16 million children who are silently suffering from hunger. That is an insanely large number, but do you realize that it's the population of Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia and Chicago combined? That is how many children are suffering … [Read more...]

Baby’s First Halloween + Giveaway

Pampers Giveaway Prize

This is a partnered post. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. My little Olaf likes warm hugs. When she’s dressed as Snow White I refuse to feed her applesauce. It’s my baby’s first Halloween, and I’m still trying to settle on which costume she’ll wear this year. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and I want her first Halloween … [Read more...]

RSVP for the #LaundryBliss Twitter Party

#laundrybliss Twitter Party Sweepstakes to win prizes

Do you love a good Twitter Party? You know I do and I'm so excited to co-host a party next week to talk about how to achieve #LaundryBliss! On Wednesday October 22nd at 1 pm EST, please join us for the #LaundryBliss Twitter Party where we’ll be sharing tips on getting your laundry done efficiently and effectively, and giving you a chance to win … [Read more...]

Mega Bloks SpongeBob Squarepants Invisible Boatmobile Rescue Giveaway

megabloks invisible boatmobile spongebob toy

It's already almost the middle of October and that means that Christmas is only about two months away. I'm not sure about you, but I've already started on my Christmas gift list, in hopes that I can wipe it out sooner rather than later. When my kids were younger, I loved shopping for them. It was so easy to find toys they'd love without much … [Read more...]

Halloween Mummy Treats

halloween mummy treats

Y'all, how is it October already? I mean, how in the heck has 10 months flown by so quickly? It feels like just a couple days ago we were celebrating the new year and now it's already October? But since it's such a fun month filled with tasty Halloween treats and wickedly cool costumes, I guess I'll just go with the flow and stuff my face with … [Read more...]

10 Halloween Treats + Eats at the Disneyland Resort

Halloween Treats at the Disneyland resort

Admission into the park was provided by Disneyland. As always, all thoughts and opinions are those of the writer. Dessert makes me happy. And when it comes to holiday desserts, I’m overjoyed. There’s Christmas candy canes, fudge and endless cookies. Easter is all about jelly beans and Cadbury crème eggs. But Halloween won’t be outdone. There’s so … [Read more...]

Easy Cheesy Garlic Pull Apart Biscuits

easy cheesy garlic pull apart bread

The other day I decided I was going to make spaghetti for dinner. It had been months since we had eaten spaghetti and since I really didn't have much time to spend in the kitchen, it was a perfect choice. As it does most days, time somehow got away from me and by the time I realized it, the spaghetti was ready and it was time to serve dinner. But … [Read more...]

I’m Strong and a Little Bit Crazy

wall written vinyl wall statements

Product provided for review. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Some days, I wonder what in the world I'm doing with this blog. I'm a shy person, a highly sensitive introvert, and yet I'm putting myself out there for the whole world to see (and judge). I'm letting people I don't even know into the privacy of my thoughts, and I'm … [Read more...]