No Sew Dog Bed

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FeedDogsPurina #CollectiveBias I spent an arm and a leg on this giant orthopedic dog bed that my puppy Duke absolutely loves to sleep on every night. We keep it in our bedroom where he sleeps because it takes up way too much room in the living room. I decided he needed something a bit smaller for the living Read More

How To Start Your Own Back Porch Veggie Garden

I have been wanting to grow our own vegetables for years and finally decided that today was the day! The kids and I ventired off to the store, got all the supplies we needed, and had our back yard veggie garden set up in no time. This is super easy to do and much less expensie than I had anticipated. The reason why I chose to do a back porch veggie garden as opposed to Read More

5 Creative Ways to Have Fun with Your Kids

Don’t just hate it when the temperatures are low as they have been for the last couple of months and you need to try and think of interesting ways to keep the kids entertained, especially at the weekends. Admit it, how many of you reading this have settled for putting the kids in front of a DVD, their tablet or even their games console. However, there are a lot of things you can actually do, Read More

DIY Dog Rope Tennis Ball Toy

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JoyInEveryBowl #LifeIsTasty #CollectiveBias Our dog Duke is the ultimate destroyer when it comes to toys! I have offered him a variety of different dog toys over the years and none have lasted more than a few minutes. The only toy that actually takes awhile for him to completely destroy are those rope tennis ball toys. I decided it Read More

Give Extra To The Amazing Teachers In Your Life

When our family first moved across the country last February and started our new life in Georgia, it took all of use quite some time to adjust to our new life. My oldest daughter (whom was seven at the time) had the most difficult time and my heart still hurts when I think back to those days. I was so amazed by her bravery when she stepped foot onto a new school bus and waved Read More

Create Your Own Valentine’s Day Photo Shoot

I completely slacked when it came to Christmas cards this year, so I promised to send friends and family New Years cards. Well that month went by like a flash of lighting and I have yet to send anyone photos for the holidays. Now that I have promised everyone some photos time and time again of our adorable and sweet Adeline, I decided what better time than the month of February. People are always complementing Read More

The Best Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids

Letters came home last week from both of my children’s teachers in regards to their Valentine’s Day parties and I am anxious to start crafting with the kids! After searching the internet and sorting through hundreds of posts on Pinterest, I have gathered some of the best Valentines Day kid crafts on the internet! This is a mixture of simple and more advance crafts suitable for children of all ages. I have had so much Read More

DIY Dog Paw Print Canvas Art

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ToPetsWithLove #CollectiveBias We have fallen so much in love with this sweet boy since adopting him from the shelter several months ago, it feels like he has always been apart of the family. I have been so busy spoiling and loving him that I completely procrastinated on getting a canvas print with his paw print, something that I Read More

DIY Travel Snack Kit For Kids

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WinWinSnacksPublix #CollectiveBias If there is one bit of advice this experienced mom traveler can give, it is to make sure you always have plenty of snacks for on the road. Having plenty of snacks to last the entire trip is going to save you both time and some sanity. Not only to you avoid the dreaded stops to Read More

DIY Snow & Winter Wonderland: Sensory Play

  This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc., Abreva, Breathe Right, Clorox, Robitussin and Theraflu. All opinions are mine alone. #SoothesOfTheSeason #CollectiveBias Our family loves to be outdoors as much as possible… this is until the cold starts rolling in. You see, here in northern we get that bitter freezing cold, except without all the fun snow to play in. This doesn’t make hanging outdoors very fun. I am forced to get creative Read More

DIY Twine Ball Ornaments

  Our family has a shared passion and love for music, there is never I time you will enter our home and not hear the sounds of music coming from Pandora. I love the mood it sets in our home, I enjoy watching my toddler dance to her favorite tune and my heart melts when I hear my children sing songs together. My oldest came home from school a few weeks ago and declared that Read More

DIY Rustic Toilet Paper Holder

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #UnbeatableComfort  #KeepLifeRolling #CollectiveBias I love rustic decor and every time I pick an item out at the store I always thing to myself… I could probably make this myself for a fraction of the price! My only downfall is that I simply don’t have the time and patience for an elaborate DIY craft where I am sawing, measuring and Read More