Raspberry Breakfast Braid with Orange Glaze

If you need easy breakfast ideas for a group or a special weekend breakfast for your family, this raspberry breakfast braid fits the bill!

If you need easy breakfast ideas for a group or a special weekend breakfast for your family, this raspberry breakfast braid fits the bill. I made it at 2:00 AM during a bout of insomnia so it’s easy enough! Raspberry Breakfast Braid with Orange Glaze 4.0 from 1 reviews Print Raspberry Breakfast Braid with Orange […]

Pigeon Forge with Preschoolers

If you're looking for vacation ideas and travel destinations for families with small children, Pigeon Forge fits the bill. A complete travel guide to Pigeon Forge with Preschoolers.

Vacations have changed a lot since we’ve had children. First of all, we no longer call them vacations. They’re trips. Because I don’t know about your preschoolers, but ours aren’t too keen on the idea of relaxing in the hotel room, antiquing in trendy neighborhoods, having late dinners and sleeping in the next day. What’s up […]

Do you have a family beauty secret to share?


Most of us have beauty advice passed down from the women in our family. My mother has great skin and has always stressed the importance of sun protection. Rain or shine, makeup or not, she doesn’t leave the house without sunscreen on her face. This is a family beauty secret Sweet T and I would both do […]

Pork Schnitzel with Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage {$15 Paypal Giveaway}

This Pork Schnitzel with Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage is one of my favorite dinner recipes for two. Have dinner on the table in minutes with this easy dinner idea!

I’ve been making this easy pork schnitzel recipe for the last 7 or 8 years. Hubs is of German descent and my father-in-law especially appreciates it when I make it during one of his visits. I’ve only been able to find all of the ingredients in one place at Publix. They always have cubed pork […]

5 Must Have Items for your Diaper Bag {$50 Babies R Us Gift Card Giveaway}

Looking for baby shower ideas? Give the gift of these 5 diaper bag essentials! New moms will really thank you for #2.

Whether you’re a brand new mom or a seasoned one, you’ve probably accepted that the days of just grabbing your purse and keys and walking out the door are long gone. Traveling with a baby or small child complicates things even if it’s just a trip to the grocery store! Thankfully, Babies”R”Us is here every […]

Suddenly Salad {$15 Paypal Giveaway}

Suddenly Salad

Summer usual starts around here in mid-April, but we actually enjoyed a longer spring season this year. Now that we’re transitioning into humidity, swimming pools, and loooong days, and it’s time to break out the grill! We commemorated the start of the season with pork chops on the grill with corn on the cob and Suddenly […]

Orange Curried Chicken with Citrus Rice

This Orange Curried Chicken with Citrus Rice isn't your usual boring chicken recipe. Spice things up with this dinner idea!

Chicken is so versatile and affordable, it’s no wonder it makes it onto the dinner table so often. I serve it as often as the next mom, but like to mix things up a little bit with creative recipes that make my family think “winner, winner chicken dinner!” instead of “chicken again?” Sunkist sent me some of […]

Share a Huggies #UltraHug and win a grant for your community!


August will make 5 years of diapering for this mama. After half a decade, I’ve almost forgotten what life without daily diaper changes is like! Gus is still several months away from potty training so thankfully there’s Huggies Snug & Dry Ultra Diapers to see us through the homestretch. Huggies Snug & Dry Ultra Diapers are available only at […]

Blossom Box Kids Giveaway – Ends 5/21

Blossom Box kids review

Sweet T is a crafter. Mama is a crafter. So you’d think these two crafters would do lots of crafty crafting together, right? Sadly, we don’t do crafts together very often. While I love the idea of doing crafts together, the execution is often impractical. Thinking of a craft, finding directions on Pinterest, shopping for […]

It’s Puddle Jumper Season!


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stearns Puddle Jumpers® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I often refer to parenting in this preschool season as “wrangling.” So much of every day is spent just steering my little ones in the right direction and away from danger (with a liberal dose of resistance […]