Save $1 on Axe Hair at Target


We are some Axe users in this house! Well, Hubs is. And Gus will be soon. You see, they don’t have actual hair growing out of their heads, they have straw. Seriously. And they are both blond so if their hair isn’t cut very short and managed with a product like Axe Hair Pomade it […]

Chicken and Roasted Red Potatoes #CookingUpGood {$100 Walmart Gift Card Giveaway}

Chicken and Roasted Red Potatoes #glutenfree

This Chicken and Roasted Red Potatoes recipe is going to become a go-to for me on busy weeknights. I managed to run to Walmart for the ingredients, marinate the chicken while I did the rest of the prep work, and bake it while I cleaned up the kitchen, set the table, and made “kid food” […]

5 Simple Skin Care Tips for Busy Moms {$25 Walgreens Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 5/2}

5 Simple Skin Care Tips for Busy Moms

1. Facial Wipes are your friend – Are you ever so exhausted by the end of the day that washing your face and brushing your teeth feels like it will require the same energy expenditure as running a 5K? Of course you have. You’re a mom. Try using a facial wipe like Simple Cleaning Facial […]

DIY Microdermabrasion Paste

DIY Microdermabrasion Paste

Don’t hate on me, but I’m pretty sure the term microdermabrasion technically only refers to the actual cosmetic procedure. While the term has been tagged onto all sorts of products as a marketing tactic, true microdermabrasion is performed under medical supervision. OTC products and DIY recipes like this one should be more accurately termed “exfoliators,” […]

Room Reveal! Sweet T’s Sweet Shop Bedroom

Sweet Shop Bedroom Theme for Kids #homedecor #diy

Sweet T’s sweet treats bedroom has slowly been evolving since we moved in 5 months ago. I think we’re going to call it done! Taking pictures of her room made me realize why I only enjoy photographing food and my children. In other words….sorry for the crappy pictures. Would you believe her walls are actually […]

11 Ways to Beat the Blues

11 ways to beat the blues

Down in the dumps, blue, melancholy, in a funk, bummed – Whether it’s due to circumstances, seasonal changes or PMS we all get down from time to time. No one likes to feel that way! Here are a few ways to shake it off. (Note that I’m not referring to clinical depression here, but the […]

Royal Caribbean Cupcake Cupboard Decorating Class: The Liberty of the Seas #seastheday

DIY Puppy Dog Cupcake #seastheday

The Cupcake Cupboard on board The Liberty of the Seas offers cupcake decorating classes. I participated with a group of fellow bloggers and I can’t imagine how fun it would be to a attend a class as a family. Chef Marlin from Manila has an impressive resume yet he still was able to simplify the […]

Cricket Has Purrsonality


Our kitty Cricket puts up with soooo much. He’s a sweetheart and often handles living with an 18 month old and a 3 1/2 year old better than I do! Cricket and Gus are the same age so they’ve kind of grown up together. If only Gus were as easy to potty-train, right? When Cricket […]

Baked Italian Swai with Spinach #SamsClubSeafood

Baked Italian Swai with Spinach #SamsClubSeafood

We’ve enjoyed 6 weeks of seafood sampling at Sam’s Clubs nationwide. What has been your favorite so far? Today starts the last week of the Sam’s Seafood Sampling Event and they’re going out on a healthful note with Baked Italian Swai with Spinach Before shopping for this post, I had no idea you could buy […]

Cheesy Fiesta Chicken {T-Fal Cookware Giveaway}

Cheesy Fiesta Chicken

Why does it seem like getting dinner on the table every night requires an act of God? Oh right. I have two preschoolers and work from home. If you are as crazy-busy as me, you know that getting even a semi-homemade meal on the dinner table is a serious accomplishment. If we can avoid the […]