Celebrate Fall Colors & Flavors with Duncan Hines

Caramel Apple Cupcakes Duncan Hines

Thank-you to Duncan Hines for providing products for inspiration. While I can do without the cold weather, fall foliage, caramel apples, Halloween and baking are a few of my favorite things about this time of the year. The kids and I have been busy in the kitchen the past few weeks baking up some of […]

Play, Create & Learn With the New LeapPad3 Learning Tablet

leappad leapfrog

The LeapPad has come a long way since J first received an original LeapPad for Christmas a few years ago. The new LeapPad3 features a 5” touchscreen display with LeapFrog’s powerful new quad-core chip for high-performance fun. One of the most convenient features in the new LeapPad3 compared to the original LeapFrog is the built […]

Ice Cream Fun With No Mess! Smart Snacks Rainbow Color Cones #Giveaway

Rainbow Color Cones

This post is brought to you in partnership with Learning Resources. All thoughts are 100% my own. Besides packing and unpacking one of my least favorite things about moving recently has been finding a new preschool for T. We have been more than thrilled with our previous preschool that both of the boys attended, and […]

Cool Down This Summer With WONKA Peel-A-Pops


This post is brought to you by Wonka Peel-A-Pops. All opinions are 100% my own. This summer has been filled with saying goodbye to friends, moving, and meeting new friends. J was upset about leaving all of his friends and cousins behind but he’s been making friends easily in our new town, and we lucked […]

Win Big With 5-hour ENERGY + Prize Pack #Giveaway

5 hour energy

This post is brought to you in partnership with 5-hour ENERGY®. With school starting back up again in just under 2 weeks I’ve been in a rush to get everything done and to get the kids back on a schedule, going to sleep at a decent bedtime and waking up early. I’ve never been much […]

Our Go-To Frozen Meals For Play-Dates & Sleepovers

turtle waffle

This post brought to you by American Frozen Foods Institute and the Frozen Food Roundtable. All opinions are 100% mine. While I enjoy baking and cooking there are days where I just need a quick and easy meal, or just simply want to enjoy the night with the kids and not have to spend an […]

Quick Effortless Meals at Walmart This Summer

effortless meals at walmart with coca-cola

While we usually have a pretty good routine during the school year, summer is anything but routine. The kids participate in a variety of activities and my husband’s days off and overtime vary. We seem to always be out and about, and while I enjoy cooking there are some days that I have little to […]