Silhouette Sales to Get You Crafting This Holiday Season

It’s Thanksgiving!!  I am sitting here in my pajamas with my kids playing nice together and thinking….Wow, I am so lucky!!  In a few minutes, they will be arguing and I will get annoyed but I need to remind myself in those moments how lucky I am!!  Sometimes I just need to take myself out […]

Fresh Picks: Star Wars Gift Guide

Disclosure: I have received products for this post which also contains affiliate links.  However, all opinions are my own.  May the Force Be With You this Holiday Season! My kids are Star Wars OBSESSED!!  It doesn’t come from their Dad or me, it’s just genuine love for the characters.  We have pajamas, curtains, pillow cases, water […]

Holiday Gift Ideas for The Home

The season of gifting is upon us!! It’s my favorite time of year.  I love to shop for gifts to gift to my family and friends.  Every year I focus the gifting and when it comes to what my husband and I would want it takes more guessing.  I tend to lean towards gifts for the […]

5 Tips for an Easier Bedtime Routine

Disclosure: I taught my child the importance of oral health care with LISTERINE® Smart Rinse, as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars #LISTERINE Like most families I know, our family is constantly on the go.  We love to be out and about enjoying time together.  Starting with the morning hustle to get the kids off to […]

Friday Fresh Picks: Work It

Disclosure: I was provided with product to facilitate this post.  All opinions are my own, I keep it real!   Hello Friday!!  You’re such a lovely day that you have me all in a happy mood!.  It’s been a lovely week filled with all the usuals and no big bumps or huge meltdowns from the […]

The Golden Girl’s Gift Guide

Disclosure: I was provided product for this post.  This post my contain affiliate links.  All opinions are my own. I have been obsessed with GOLD lately.  Me, the silver queen, the I don’t like gold anything is now totally obsessed.  I like gold, sparkly, tones mixed with black or pink or turquoise.  I like gold […]

Mixing it up with Stella & Chewy’s Meal Mixers

Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by Stella & Chewy’s but opinions are my own. Stella & Chewy’s is not responsible for the content of this article. Every single morning I am woken up by puppy kisses.  Every day, without fail.  My own personal loving alarm clock licks my whole face and then nuzzles himself cuddled up […]

9 Essentials for Heading Back to the Gym

  Before I head into the holiday season with the rush of parties, get-togethers and cookie baking; I am starting my commitment to getting myself on track for a healthier way of life.  I just turned 40 in August and by mistake I didn’t lose the 15 pounds I was supposed to.  The magic number […]

Friday Fresh Picks: Favorites of The Week

Hello Friday, I have missed you!!  Welcome back to another week of Friday Fresh Picks and this week was a doozie!  I had to work late one night this week plus add in the typical karate, soccer, school pick-up shuffle and add in Finnegan getting loose and trying out our new family membership at Life […]


Home-Run Heather!!! My Stitch Fix box from Heather, my favorite stylist of all time, was amazing!!!  Seriously, this was my third box and BOOM! It is AH-MAZING!  I love everything, things I never ever would have picked up in a store and now I am in love with them! OK, let’s start with my new Colourworks […]

Our Great Big Toys”R”Us Book of Awesome Has Arrived

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Toys R Us.  All opinions and toy choices are our own.   We just finished up Halloween on Saturday and sure enough on Sunday morning at 7:30am (apparently my kids didn’t know about daylight savings) Hayley woke me up and said, “Mommy, Halloween is over!! You promised we could set […]

Quest for My Healthy Way of Life

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Life Time Athletic.  All feelings, thoughts, opinions (and sweat) are mine own.  As I sit here to type this post I am trying to think of some soul wrenching, life defining metaphors to describe what I feel like 2 months into my 40’s but I am just stuck with, […]