Pie Face Game – Must Have!

We laughed. We cried. We saw our lives flash before our eyes. OK maybe not the last one. Though from Melia’s (4) reaction it might make you wonder. I’m sure you saw the Pie Face Game advertised all over back at Christmas time. We did too. My sister bought one for Cameron & Melia. It has been in Cameron’s pile of presents … Read More

How Crockpot Freezer Meals Changed My Life

Freezer meals have long flooded my Pinterest feed. I’ve heard so many people talk about them. It wasn’t until someone made them for us that I realized just what I had been missing. Crockpot cooking has forever been changed for me. Now I’m going to tell you why you need freezer meals in your life! Trust me. I have never enjoyed … Read More

Review: Mom & Baby Teething Necklaces

It’s teething time at our house! Sienna (9 months) has hit that milestone. We don’t have any teeth popping out just yet. Though it won’t be long. I’ve seen some adorable teething necklaces out there. I had just started looking at options when Gwendolyn at Little Sunshine Boutique reached out. I started to wonder if she had cameras set up at my … Read More

The Little Boy Who Lost His Name – Book Review

I am in love with “The Little Boy Who Lost His Name”! This adorable, personalized book was given to the girls as a gift after Cameron died. It is not your traditional bereavement gift, which made me love it even more. But it fit perfectly! The story is a about a little boy who wakes up one morning to discover his … Read More

Feeding Baby Food – Our Transition

Feeding baby food is a big deal. For most Mom’s there is a lot of thought that goes into the food you choose, the schedule you follow, and the age you begin. Do I make my own? How much do I feed them? How often? There are so many questions! With each of my kids, I started cereal between 3-4 months. … Read More

Lego Movie 4D A New Adventure Premiere

Last night was the big world premiere of The Lego Movie 4D A New Adventure at Legoland Florida. Melia and I attended the event together following a fun, soggy day in the park. In spite of the rain, everything was awesome! The party was being called a Hollywood style movie premiere built for kids. There was a red carpet entrance, … Read More

3 Reasons I Love The Lego Movie

Melia and I will be spending a fun “big girl” day at Legoland Florida tomorrow! We were graciously invited to attend the premiere of The Lego Movie 4D – A New Adventure. This is their newest attraction opening this week. They are dubbing the event a “Hollywood-style movie premier built for kids”. We are very excited…mostly because I haven’t told her it’s a 4D … Read More

Addison’s Starfish Adventure – Kids Book Review

Mike Mooney is a self published children’s author (and illustrator). When we first met, Mike told me about his latest book, Addison’s Starfish Adventure. It follows Addison as she hunts for starfish at the beach. My kids love reading and so doing a book review is something we enjoy! We received this book just before Christmas. If you’ve been following … Read More

Gift Ideas for Mom – Featured on The Gift Monk

Have you heard of GiftMonk.com? It’s this great website that compiles gift ideas for everyone in your life. They recently contacted me to contribute to a list of the best gift ideas for moms…selected by moms. I immediately rattled off my list in my mind. All things that are personalized and speak directly to the heart. Thought I would share … Read More

Save Money – Get the Latest Deals – Dealspotr

I was pretty proud of myself this year for doing the majority of my Christmas shopping online. With so many of my gifts being mailed across the country, it just made sense to buy online when retailers were offering free shipping. On top of that, we’ve realized that we can usually get much better deals versus shopping in the stores. So … Read More