Photo Printing Ideas at the corner of Happy and Healthy

How many pictures have you taken of your children in the past year? What about from the time your child was born until they were 5 years old? How many of those have you actually printed and framed? What are your favorite photo printing services? I am a picture taking fanatic. From the time I […]

Why I love Social Fabric: I have learned about family, friends, and fun!

We all have ideas of what a family should look like or should be like. Growing up, we are taught about our own families and life’s lessons, but when we start our own family, we have to mesh those ideas into something new and grow a new family model. Hubby and I had very different […]

That Crazy Man I Love {and Divorce Court}

I have a secret confession to make. I totally put “Divorce Court” in the title of this post to catch your attention. I really am writing today about the man I love and no, we aren’t headed for Divorce Court. Phew! Don’t hate me and before you leave, hear me out because there is a […]

Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Kids

Now that my boy is in a Pre-K class during the week and has Little Dribblers games on Saturdays, we are looking for some healthy breakfast ideas for kids. He needs to have a great start to the day, get his thinking cap charged, and his energy super-charged (the daycare workers can thank me later for that one!). […]

Give Breakfast a Wake-Up Call with Champions for Kids and Jennie-O

Champions for Kids January SIMPLE Service Project Give Breakfast a Wake-Up Call {Jennie-O} In my household, morning is insane and we are all rushing around. Hubby wakes me (after he has showered and is almost dressed and ready to go) and I jump in the shower while he dresses our boy. I get dressed and […]

This blog hobby that turned into a job, that turned into a way to make new friends

Once upon a time, I was living a leisurely life with my son and my husband and we were scraping by with our little incomes. We were constantly worried about money and food and most importantly, making our boy happy and healthy. I had an itch to do something different, but I didn't know what […]

Dial Into Giving with Champions for Kids

Did you know? According to the US Census, now over 1 in 5 children are living in poverty in the United States. In 2011, the number of Americans receiving food stamps hit an all-time high at 46.2 million people – almost 15% of the country! Food stamps cannot be used to buy soap, shampoo, or […]

A Love for Horses and a Call to Action

  I took a short road trip yesterday and my GPS decided to play a trick on me and take me through the country roads in East Texas. When I realized what it was doing, I was slightly annoyed, but then I started to see all of the country houses and land and the beautiful […]

Nurturing a Love for Horses

There is just nothing quite like the love a child has for animals. My boy is an animal lover through and through and recently he has had the opportunity to learn more about horses and I can see that love growing more and more. Do you have a strong love for horses? Did you learn […]

White Chocolate-Covered Cherry Creme brulee {recipe}

White Chocolate-Covered Cherry Creme brulee {Renuzit®’s Tempting Indulgences™} #TemptYourSenses Inspired Dessert Make Everyday a Little Sweeter” with Renuzit®’s new Tempting Indulgences™ products.  I love the smell of something sweet baking in the oven. Something about baking makes me think of the holidays and all the wonderful smells. I can remember growing up and my mom […]