Q is for Quilts

These quilts are easy enough for toddlers to make, and fun enough for adults! Q is for Quilts is part of the Kids Crafts from A-Z series.

Welcome to the Kids Crafts from A-Z blog hop! When I saw the opportunity to join in, I jumped all over it and specifically chose the letter Q. Poor little Q. It was one of the last letters, but it was exactly what I wanted. I couldn’t wait to get…

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10 Apps for a Better You

These apps will help keep you on track with daily tasks & life goals. You'll be more focused & find some peace of mind. These are apps for a better you.

Let’s face it – smart phones are taking over our lives. There’s just so much they can do. With social media apps you can connect with long lost friends and make new friends. There are apps to watch tv shows and movies. There are apps to keep tabs on your…

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

This Chicken Tortilla Soup is quick and easy to make, and is packed with flavor. And come check out the budget-friendly enamel cast iron dutch oven!

Our family just got a little bigger. Last month we welcomed a new bundle of joy! She weighs in at a whopping 12 pounds, 6 ounces. She’s 13 inches long. She’s got the prettiest, biggest blues you’ve ever seen. Her name is Bessie. Isn’t she beautiful? I’m so in love!…

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2016 Goals

I've spent a lot of time talking about goals and resolutions lately, then realized I hadn't made any for myself! I sat down and came up with these 8 goals.

Happy New Year!!!  I’ve been spending a lot of time lately talking about goals and New Year’s resolutions. I was so busy coming up with ideas for others, and I just realized that I never made any for myself. Go figure. So I sat down and made my list of…

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Flying Mimosas

Flying mimosas are a great celebratory drink. The secret ingredient gives it a kick that you won't find in any other mimosa!

What is it about mimosas that makes them so wonderful? Is it the champagne? The orange juice? Is it the novelty of drinking before noon being acceptable?  Whatever the reason, I love mimosas. They are my go-to beverage for big celebrations. The twins turned one – mimosas! New Year’s Day…

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Elf Pockets

Elf Pockets are a fun holiday activity that inspire your little ones to be on their best behavior. They’re easy to make & bring smiles every morning!

Show of hands, please – how many of you out there feel like the Elf on a Shelf is creepy? High maintenance? Maybe you like the idea of elves, but don’t have the time to keep up with it every day. I have an alternative for you! Elf pockets! This…

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Thanksgiving Traditions for Any Family

Thanksgiving is a great holiday to start some family traditions. From pie to Winesgiving, you'll find plenty of Thanksgiving Traditions for Any Family here.

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. There’s all the food and family togetherness. And it’s a day devoted to being thankful for everything we have. Thanksgiving is also a great holiday for family traditions. Not sure where to start? Here are 9 Thanksgiving traditions that would be great for…

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