Potty Training the EASY Way! Secret Tips From A Mother Of 4!

Secret Tips Potty Training The Easy Way! Tips from a mother of 4 kids! Don't hate potty training, follow these tips for potty training made easy!

Potty training. Just uttering those two words is enough to make any parent groan. Potty training isn’t something that generally incites excitement in any of us as parents. As a mother of 4 children, 3 of whom are potty trained, I always dreaded having to potty train my children. I’ve learned some things along the […]

DIY Foot Soak For Dry Cracked Feet

DIY Skin Renewing Foot Soak using Listerine, vinegar and water! The dead skin practically falls off and leaves you with silky smooth feet!

I have partnered with Gold Toe to bring you this amazing DIY foot soak for dry cracked feet recipe that you can make with common household items! Summer leaves feet cracked and dry. You can thank your sandal wearing habit for your less than desirable feet. It lends to dry, cracked heels and tough callouses […]

10 Amazing No Heat Hairstyles You Need To Know

10 Amazing No-Heat Hairstyles you need to Know. These styles are quick and easy and great summer hairstyles or quick on the go hairstyles

Not only do these no heat hairstyles save our hair from the scorching damage of heat styling tools which takes its toll on our tresses on a daily basis, but they also save a load of time spent drying, curling or straightening hair down to the last lock. Don’t worry; you don’t have to be […]

I Let My Kids Gorge Themselves On Fruit Snacks…And Other Weekend Confessions

The best way to make childhood memories

Brought to you by… I have a confession to make. Several of them actually. We just came off a week at the lake and I had some major moments of slacking in my parenting. I compare it to how you relax your standards on the weekend but multiply it by 7 because that is how my […]

Avoid These Common Mistakes When Planning A Dream Vacation

Common Mistakes Couples Make When Planning Their Dream Vacation

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Ultimate Rewards. All opinions are 100% mine. Planning a dream vacation can be both exciting and stressful! You want everything to be perfect and you also don’t want to bust the budget with your trip. Make sure to read up on these common mistakes […]

Sunday Sweeps Giveaway Linky! 7/26/15 Edition!

Sunday Sweeps Weekly Giveaway Linky

It is Sunday again! Link up all of your family friendly giveaways on my Sunday Sweeps giveaway linky below. Please leave them in the following format: Prize-End Date The link MUST go to your giveaway page and not your home page. No spamming or affiliate links! Don’t forget to check out my giveaways over on […]

Getting Kids Involved in Local Culture while Traveling

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It’s been a year in the making. You’ve bought the plane tickets, booked the hotels, and scoured hundreds of websites and books for touristy sites and activities. But once you get to the new state or country, all your kids want to do is watch TV and sit by the beach. Might as well have […]

14 Day Detox FitTea Review #FitTea

FitTea 14 Day Detox Tea

After a glorious two weeks at our family cabin gorging on chips and dip and indulging in delectable desserts I knew when the two weeks came to an end that it was time to get back on track with my healthy eating habits and do a bit of a cleanse from the junk I had […]

Cinnamon Graham Mini Fruit Pizzas Recipe

Easy No Bake Cinnamon Graham Mini Fruit Pizzas with whipped strawberry spread recipe! These are SO amazing and SO easy Great after school snack, easy no bake dessert idea, just keep spread in the fridge and make one anytime!

*This post is sponsored by Mondelez. I absolutely love fruit pizza but I don’t always want to do the work of making an entire fruit pizza. Sometimes I just want a few mini fruit pizzas. These Cinnamon Graham Mini Fruit Pizzas are a spinoff of traditional fruit pizzas but even better because they are no […]

Sunday Sweeps Giveaway Linky! 7/19/15 Edition!

Sunday Sweeps Weekly Giveaway Linky

It is Sunday again! Link up all of your family friendly giveaways on my Sunday Sweeps giveaway linky below. Please leave them in the following format: Prize-End Date The link MUST go to your giveaway page and not your home page. No spamming or affiliate links! Don’t forget to check out my giveaways over on […]

How To Make A “Minnesota Dog”! Minnesota Hot Dog Recipe!

How To Make A Minnesota Dog! Porketta topped Franks with Top The Tater! Regional Minnesota Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bar-S Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. Surely you have heard of the famous “Chicago Dog”. Well, Minnesota has their own version of the hot dog using regional ingredients and let me tell you, it’s amazing! Give this “Minnesota Dog” a try and you […]

Grandma’s Milkshake Recipe With A Healthy Twist!

Grandma's Milkshake Recipe with a healthy twist! Healthy milkshake that tastes amazing!

“When I was a little girl I would swoon over my grandma’s chocolate-peanut butter-banana milkshakes. I remember watching, with giddy anticipation, as she would drown one lonely banana in a whopping plop of vanilla ice cream, a gigantic spoonful of Jif, a downpour of whole milk and an avalanche of gooey chocolate syrup – to […]

Sunday Sweeps Giveaway Linky! 7/12/15 Edition!

Sunday Sweeps Weekly Giveaway Linky

It is Sunday again! Link up all of your family friendly giveaways on my Sunday Sweeps giveaway linky below. Please leave them in the following format: Prize-End Date The link MUST go to your giveaway page and not your home page. No spamming or affiliate links! Don’t forget to check out my giveaways over on […]

Strawberry Peach Galette Recipe {+ Calphalon Butcher Block Giveaway!}

Strawberry Peach Galette Recipe. Easier than pie and tastier too! Uses no lard in the crust either. Great Summer dessert idea for all of that fresh fruit! You can use any kind of fruit!

I am not a pie maker. Pie crusts are just too fussy for me and I don’t have the patience to make a pie. They are SO much work! That’s why I am in love with this Galette recipe! It’s WAY easier than making a pie and I think the end result is actually more […]

Light & Fluffy Banana Bread Recipe

Easy & Delicious Banana Bread Recipe

My Mother’s banana bread recipe was handed down to her by her Mother and it is not the usual dense banana bread. It has a completely different texture and is light and fluffy banana bread recipe as opposed to the more traditional dense and heavy variety. It’s almost a cake-like texture but with the amazing […]