2014 KIA Optima SX Turbo Review

2014 KIA Optima SX Turbo

When you drive a 12 year-old sedan, you aren’t used to your vehicle drawing any attention. We enjoyed driving something with a little WOW factor last week: the 2014 KIA Optima SX Turbo   Not only were friends asking about our new ride, but we caught strangers ogling it in parking lots too. It was […]

DIY Shower Steamers for Colds

DIY Shower Steamers for colds #oilyfamilies

I wanted to make my own “medicinal” shower steamers with my Young Living Essential Oils, but every tutorial I came across required a mold of some kind. I don’t even have a plastic Easter egg around so I decided to experiment and just mold these with my hands. Guess what? It worked! It doesn’t get […]

Mocha Cupcakes with Hazelnut Frosting #IDelight @InDelight

Mocha Cupcakes with Hazelnut Frosting #IDelight

If you love coffee put your hands up! I saw all of you. Coffee and coffee-flavored treats are some my favorite things to eat…and smell. Ahhhh. These Mocha Cupcakes with Hazelnut Buttercream Frosting are a cinch to bake up thanks to a few shortcuts. For mocha cupcakes, simply prepare a chocolate cake mix according to […]

Crescent Wrapped Meatballs

cresent wrapped meatballs: Perfect for parties!

What an easy recipe! These Crescent Wrapped Meatballs only took minutes to make. We enjoyed them with sliced vegetables as a quick weekend lunch. Crescent Wrapped Meatballs Crescent Wrapped Meatballs   Author: Jenn Recipe type: Appetizer Serves: 4 Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 15 mins Save Print   These Crescent […]

Have you ever had a #VacayGoneCrayCray? Tell Choice Hotels about it for a chance to win!


In honor of  their 75th anniversary, Choice Hotels is connecting with their travelers in a unique and fun way. We’ve all experience a vacation or travel mishap and Choice Hotels wants to help us turn  those crazy misadventures back into positive memories. I’ve never really had a vacation go completely cray cray, but have experienced mishaps for sure. There was […]

Creamy S’mores Pie #CookingUpGood {Walmart Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 7/31}

Creamy S'mores Pie

The high here today is 93 degrees. I refuse to turn on the oven. With this Creamy S’mores Pie recipe from Kraft my family can enjoy dessert tonight without heating up the house. Ya’ll know my obsession with all things S’mores so you can imagine how much I enjoyed this treat! Creamy S’mores Pie Creamy S’mores […]

(5) $50 Walmart Gift Cards Giveaway – Ends 7/18

Sittin' in mah spot with mah blankie watchin' mah sister's Tinker Bell movie wonderin' where mah sock went.

My kids watch TV. *Gasp*! I work from home and it is what it is. I’m glad they have quality, educational programming to tune into. Their current favorites are: Curious George Dora the Explorer Wild Kratts In that order. They also have their own TV watching spots staked out. Sweet T’s is dead center of […]

$25 Walgreens Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 7/17 #IceCreamRun


Summer is here in case you haven’t noticed. With highs in the 90′s already here in Alabama, it’s about the only thing we do notice sometimes. Trudy and I both have quite the sweet tooth and we’re not above cooling down this summer with a little treat. Right now at Walgreens you can grab your […]

5 Safety Tips for Railroad Crossings: “Train Your Brain.”

Safety Tips for Railroad Crossings #travel

Like many settlements that started in the 19th century, our little southern town was developed around the railroad industry. Trains are still very active and locals are made late to work each and every day due to being “stuck by the train.” We have an annual Depot Days festival to celebrate the history of the town. […]

DIY Kitchen Mat

DIY Kitchen Floor Mat

Hi everyone! I’m Olivia from DIY Mother and I’m so happy that Jenn is letting me show you how to make a super easy, super cheap DIY kitchen mat (or area rug, if you prefer). I originally saw the tutorial over at Momtastic, and I thought I would try it for myself. Vinyl is probably […]