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Crock Pot Lasagna & Sparkling Dishes Courtesy of Finish Dishwashing Detergent

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SparklySavings #CollectiveBias We love Italian food in our house.  And ever since I made my very first homemade lasagna earlier this year, I’ve been itching to make another one.  I mean, it’s not terribly hard to make, it freezes well, […]

Win an AVENT Breast Pump in the Ready to Pop Giveaway Hop!

Welcome to the Ready to POP! [a Labor Day inspired Giveaway Hop] hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network! This year we’re celebrating Labor Day in a totally fun way – by offering fabulous giveaways for Mamas and Babies who have done some of the hardest labor out there! Each blogger in this Hop has a […]

The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic {Coming to TV September 2nd!}

Attention Frozen Fans!  This Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 8pm we’re going to get a rare, behind the scenes look into our favorite movie – FROZEN!  Featuring interviews with Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff,  Josh Gad, as well as John Lasseter and the Frozen Filmmaking Team, we’re going to see Frozen in a whole […]

Me vs. The School Drop Off Line: A Case I’m Currently Losing

Over the summer when I was dreading envisioning taking Greenleigh to school in the fall, I had this idyllic picture in my head of me loading up the car, driving the mile to school, dropping her off, and going about my day.  The whole process would take 5 minutes at the absolute most, and be […]

Diane Sawyer Made Me Clean My House

Six days ago, I was standing in the freezer section at Publix when my phone rang.  Deep in thought over what to have for lunch, it took a minute for me to realize that it was my phone and by the time I managed to grab it out of my purse, the call had already […]

Game Day Food: School Spirit Jell-O Jigglers

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TeamJellO #CollectiveBias  There’s a countdown that’s been going on in my house since January.  On any given day, you can ask my husband how many days until college football starts and he can tell you.  Sometimes down to […]

The First Day

When I wrote about kindergarten back in April (following our school’s kindergarten roundup), August and the start of school seemed a million miles away.  Well, today was the day – today both kindergarten and preschool found me.  Oh, and my alarm clock found me too.   And apparently it now thinks that ten minutes to seven […]

Win an AllerMates Lunch Bag & Snack Bag in the Back 2 School Giveaway Hop!

Welcome to the Back 2 School Giveaway Hop hosted by Review Wire Media!  Summer has come to an end, which can only mean one thing – it’s back to school time!  Scrambling to find school supplies?  We can help!  Because as a part of this hop, bloggers have come together to feature some great prizes to […]

August Is Breastfeeding Awareness Month & I’m Struggling With It

Last year around the beginning of August, I started seeing blog posts pop up about National Breastfeeding Awareness Month – posts full of breastfeeding tips & tricks, breastfeeding essentials, and heartwarming stories of the bond between mother and child due to breastfeeding.  As I read through post after post on my favorite blogs, I had […]

Creative School Lunches: Princess & The Frog Themed Royal Lunch

Last month, I made my very first “creative” school lunch.  To be completely honest, before that, I thought that creative school lunches were only for moms with a little too much time on their hands…  Now I feel bad for thinking that, because creative lunches are so, so easy to make.  Sure, it takes a […]