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8 Holiday Road Trip Tips for Traveling with an Infant

It’s totally normal not to want to leave the house in those first couple months after having a baby, but there are times when it just can’t be avoided.  And that’s exactly the situation we found ourselves in last year.  It was Christmas time, Everett was just over 2 months old, and we needed to […]

5 Ingredient Pumpkin Pie Milkshake Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ThankfullySweet #CollectiveBias We’re approaching that time of year where it’s hard to focus.  The excitement of Thanksgiving and the holidays right behind it are screaming for our attention…and if I’m being 100% honest, I’m already pretty wrapped up in […]

25 Thanksgiving Side Dishes Round Up

25 Thanksgiving Side Dishes Round Up Every Thanksgiving we all want to create the perfect menu for our family and we put a lot of planning into it. If you need some ideas to create the perfect menu, you are going to love these ideas for side dishes! This also gives you the option to […]

Niche Parent Conference Recap: So Much More than a Blog Conference

About 4 weeks ago, my family ventured up to Walt Disney World for the Niche Parent Conference.  We’ve been back for a while now, but it’s taken me a while to figure out exactly how I was going to write this post…because Niche Parent was so, so much more than I ever could have expected. […]

How to Get Your Child to Love T-Ball

When dance didn’t go the way we’d hoped for Hazeline, my husband and I went looking for a new activity.  Since tutus and tap shoes weren’t for her, we decided to go a different direction – team sports.  Lucky for us, not only do we live in a city that has amazing team sports for […]

25 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids {Round Up}

25 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids Thanksgiving is such a fantastic holiday that consists of amazing food, lots of family time, and a few days off of work.  I can’t wait!  Since Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and kids will be out of school for a few days I thought this was the perfect time to post 25 […]

Everett’s Charlie Brown and the Great Pumpkin Party

First birthdays are a big deal for me.  BIG.  So when it came to Everett’s first birthday party, I couldn’t wait to start planning…only to find myself one month before scrambling for ideas.  No matter how hard I tried, I just couldn’t settle on a date or theme.  And then I worried that even if […]

$15 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Welcome to the Anything Goes Hop! This hop is hosted by The Review Wire and The Frugal Find. All participating blogs are offering a prize of at least $15. Now is your chance to seek out some awesome prizes for those on your Christmas list, but you berry hurry the hop ends on November 24th! […]

Today I Declare My Independence…from Formula

A few weeks ago, I happily entered the grocery store, grabbed a can of baby formula, and headed towards the register.  I was positively giddy.  As the clerk ran the can over the scanner and told me my total, I could barely contain my excitement.  I quickly ran my card through the reader and grabbed […]

Pumpkin White Chocolate Chip Cookies {Recipe}

If you’ve followed my blog for any length of time, you know that I like easy recipes.  Recipes that get dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes.  Recipes with minimal cook time.  Recipes that require only a few ingredients.  Recipes that require minimal effort.  You know, ’cause this mom is busy.  And I […]