Family Fun Crafts: Hair dye using Kool-Aid

I have always thought it was cute when people had just a touch of color in their hair so I’m taking notes from my friend, Mariana from The Domestic Buzz, and her tutorial on hair dye using Kool-Aid.

Job Loss, Saving Money, Staying Connected

My friend, Brittany from may have convinced me that I could save money on cell phone service and still stay connected.

Finding Humor in Potty Training {for boys}

I’m not talking “potty humor”…I’m talking poopy problems! As part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias, I’m going to share just a few ways that I am still finding humor in potty training. I have a five year old. He’s a big boy now. He is starting Kindergarten in (yikes!) exactly two months from today. […]

How to Make Life Easier for Mom (and Dad)

 Disclosure: This post about How to Make Life Easier for Mom (and Dad) is sponsored by Collective Bias®. Moms have it tough sometimes. We put a lot of pressure on ourselves to keep the house clean, cook dinner on time, keep the family healthy, wash the clothes, keep the kids entertained, make Daddy happy, and keep […]

Guilt free coffee drinks {a sweet treat without the cheat}

My boy is almost done with basketball season and we are talking baseball season soon. Work is going to get busier and my blogging assignments are piling up. I need coffee now more than ever! I need to keep up with my weight loss momentum and our financial stability so I need some new guilt […]

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!). […]

He’s growing up and it’s time he wets his own bed

My boy will be five in February and every day he is learning something new and doing something to show us that he is growing up. He loves to hear that he is a "big boy" and that he is growing so we encourage him every chance we get. He wants to start Kindergarten so […]

How to Have an Out of this World Date Night

Hubby and I spend a lot of time and energy into making sure our boy has the most fun he can possibly have every day. A common discussion during our lunch breaks together revolves around what we will do with the boy that evening. It might be something as simple as playing a board game, […]

Holiday Packs of Colgate for Holiday Smiles

Looking for stocking stuffers? Toothpaste & toothbrushes are fun stocking stuffers! @ColgateSmiles Holiday Packs are in store now at Walmart featuring Dora the Explorer and Spongebob Squarepants! #HolidaySmiles Twitter Party We are going to be talking about the Holiday packs from Colgate and other ideas for fun stocking stuffers! Let’s party on Twitter! So come […]