What's your summer look? Since we've been regular visitors to the local pool, I've been rocking a sock bun while swimming. Here's what it looks like after a couple of hours in the water
Not too bad. This gets me by for afternoon errands then let it down in the evening for some beachy waves. Gotta wash it at some point though. … [Read More...]
It's World Cup season! Have you been cheering on Team USA? Degree is the Official Deodorant of U.S. Soccer and is cheering on Clint Dempsey and the U.S. Men’s National Team as they play this summer.
Walgreens are celebrating U.S. Soccer too! Head in to Walgreens from now until July 5th and get 1,000 Balance Rewards points when you buy 2 Degree … [Read More...]
The staying power of Nexcare Waterproof Bandages and the 360-degree seal provides a protective barrier to keep out water, dirt and germs, making them. They're even toddler-proof making the Nexcare brand perfect for everyday life in this house!
For the new Nexcare Brand “Will It or Won’t It” campaign, Nexcare Brand has enlisted an unexpected … [Read More...]
These days I feel like the queen of simple, minimal-ingredient recipes...and shortcuts. Lots of shortcuts. This Crispy Baked Chicken Thighs recipe contains only two ingredients and is oven-ready in just a couple of minutes.
Be sure to season the actual meat instead of the skin
Crispy Baked Chicken Thighs
Crispy Baked Chicken Thighs … [Read More...]
A DIY, home decor blogger I am NOT, but I like to think I don't have total crap for taste when it comes to making my house a home. ;) Our little house feels pretty "broken in" most of the time thanks to having two preschoolers under its roof, so it was important to me to carve out a space just for Hubs and me.
Whether you live in your dream home … [Read More...]
My parents just returned from a trip to Bermuda (yes, I hate them too ;) ) and while laid over at the Atlanta airport made a pit stop at P.F. Chang's.
P.F. Chang's at the Atlanta airport has a different menu from other locations. They open at 6:30 am and serve fried rice for breakfast. How cool is that? They also have a house lemongrass soda … [Read More...]
Miss Picky Eater ate a bran muffin today. Said muffin was helped out thanks to International Delight Creamer and I'm thankful it helped her get some fiber in her diet.
Sweet T and I enjoyed making these quick and easy Caramel Marshmallow Muffins together while Gus entertained himself for all of 5 minutes.
Caramel Marshmallow Muffins #IDelight … [Read More...]
How often do you visit the salon? If you are a mom to littles like me, it may not be as often as you'd like. Last week I finally made it for a trim and some side-swept bangs for my massive forehead. It was my first visit to the salon in a year!
This calls for a selfie.
Now the challenge is to actually style my hair more than once per month and … [Read More...]
Is there an All-Star Dad in your life? I'm blessed with three of them:
My own father
the father of my children.
and my father-in-law
Dove Men+Care and Target are celebrating All-Star dads and everything they do for their families. The nomations are in – now it’s your turn to help choose the winner. Vote for your favorite video … [Read More...]
Last night, Sweet T had a bad dream. About a moose. Two moose actually and they could both talk.
Not sure what that was all about, but she was sobbing and terrified!
Guess who grabbed a pillow and spent the rest of the night in her room so she wouldn't be afraid? It wasn't me.
Hubs has had so very many "Real Dad Moments" over the past 4 … [Read More...]
Quality beauty products don't have to cost a fortune. Dove and Family Dollar have partnered to help you stay beautiful inside and out by providing products at a great value. You can save even more from now until June 26th by purchasing any two participating items.
Don't forget about inner beauty, the most important beauty of all. I've always … [Read More...]
Ladies Craft Night at our church got pretty in-depth compared to our usual scope of practice. ;)
Thanks to a very talented member and her crazy-cool embroidery machine, we made our own monogram handbags. Here's how we made them and you can to!
You will need:
1/2 yard duck fabric
1/2 yard duck fabric in a coordinating color
3/4 yard … [Read More...]
One of the many benefits of choosing Young Living Essential Oils is that they are safe for internal use. You know what that means for us foodies!
If you are coming over from 4tunate.net, welcome! Jen is sharing a delicious recipe for hummus using Young Living lemon essential oil that you'll want to check out.
Below is a the recipe for the … [Read More...]
Are you a Walgreens shopper? Hubs and I stop in our local Walgreens frequently whenever we need to pick up just a few things. It's nice to save ourselves the hassle of crowds and lines at mass merchandisers, plus they have a great rewards program!
I love that Walgreens Balance Rewards allows me to keep track of my points and purchases by … [Read More...]