Summer Travel: Printable Packing List for Kids + Giveaway

Packing List For Kids for Summer Travel

This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All thoughts and reviews are my own. Traveling with kids takes a lot of patience and planning. It’s easy to forget things that you don’t use every day like tweezers, fingernail clippers, or cough and cold medicine, but when you do need them, it’s better to […]

4th of July Party – Decoration & Dessert Ideas

4th of july decoration ideas

With the 4th of July just over a week away I’ve been busy making a list of what foods I want to serve and what ingredients are still needed. I love spending time in the kitchen creating fun recipes, and often go overboard when it comes to prepping appetizers and desserts. Just this past week […]

5 Ways to Pass The Time On A Road Trip With Kids

Road Trip Hacks to Entertain Kids - Lego box

For the next few weeks I will be partnering with Verizon to bring you additional information about their Fios services now available in the Boston area. One of our favorite features is the Verizon Fios Mobile app, which allows us to catch all of our favorite shows while on-the-go. Every year we pack up the […]

Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones

Cupcake in a cone

Looking for a red, white, and blue dessert for your 4th of July party?  Learn how to make these patriotic no-mess cupcake cones that are sure to cause a spark at your next celebration. My mother made something very similar years ago for my birthday and they were a huge hit. I was reminded of […]

Save Money And Make Money With Dealspotr

Revolution Off Road

This post is sponsored by Dealspotr. During my husband’s last deployment I became obsessed with coupons. Watching for sales and using coupons allowed me to stretch our budget and to keep our pantry stocked, the closet full of hygiene products, and allowed me to splurge on purchases that I wouldn’t otherwise be able to make. […]

No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites

no bake energy bites

These No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites are packed with old fashioned oats, peanut butter and flax seeds. Packed with protein and fiber this easy no-bake snack will help you feel fuller for longer. Food disappears in our house quicker than I ever expected but I guess that’s what happens when you have two active […]

Stuffed Zucchini Boats

stuffed Zucchini recipe

As a child I never realized how convenient having a garden in our back yard was or how much work it was for my parents. Their garden was at least 35 x 20, and was filled with tomatoes, cucumbers, strawberries, pumpkins, and beans.   My favorite part was always the strawberries, and the bread & butter […]

Summer Safety Tips For Kids

summer safety tips water

This post was sponsored by Floating Hospital for Children as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. With the school year coming to an end, and the weather warming up, it’s important to go over a few summer safety tips with the kids. We […]

Diaper Bag Necessities – What to Keep in Your Diaper Bag

go & grow by similac review

 This post was developed in partnership with Similac. All opinions are my own. My husband often complains that it feels like there’s a few bricks in the diaper bag, but just like I tend over pack when we go on vacations, I like to be prepared. You never know, a well stocked diaper bag can […]

Treat Yourself With Duncan Hines Perfect Size for One Cakes


This post is sponsored by The Motherhood. Have you ever had one of those days where all you want to do is curl up on the couch and indulgence in a sweet dessert once the kids are finally in bed? Between the three kids I feel like I am constantly on the go, as soon […]

Frozen Yogurt Bites

how to make frozen yogurt bites

These frozen yogurt bites put a slight twist on one of my childhood favorites. They’re simple, healthy, and are the perfect snack to help cool down on a warm summer day. Year after year I would look forward to summers at my family’s lakehouse, not only did I get to spend day after day swimming […]

S’mores Belgian Waffles – Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

how to make s'mores waffles recipe

Satisfy your S’mores craving anytime with these S’mores Belgian Waffles. This post is brought to you in partnership with The Motherhood. A few weeks back I made the mistake of picking up marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate while I was at the grocery store with the kids. I didn’t have any immediate plans with them […]