I’m one of those people who shops all year long for Christmas. If I see a good deal on something that I know one of the kids would adore, I snap it up and hide it away until December… with one major exception: The baby! Babies grow too fast to stockpile toys and their wants… Continue reading Maggie’s Choice: Snuggly Swaddle Dolls
Like they always do this time of year, several posts and recipes have been circulating through Pinterest and Facebook describing the wondrous miracle of making a whole turkey in a slow cooker. Having an unhealthy obsession with my own slow cooker, my interest was always piqued …but turkeys aren’t cheap. Last year however, we were blessed… Continue reading Roasted Turkey vs. Slow Cooker Turkey
Happy Halloween! Now for the moment you’ve all been waiting for: Unveiling this year’s costume theme! I’d say “drum rolls please” but if you haven’t already figured it out from the title and photos then no amount of tongue-rolling and lap patting is going to help you… We chose the Super Mario Bros. movie this… Continue reading DIY Super Mario Bros. Movie Costumes
Yes, I am aware that it’s September and I’m supposed to be posting recipes that start with “Pumpkin Spice” and “Butternut” but I’m going to level with you here: I’m in California and it’s 96 degrees outside right now. Plus I just reviewed some AMAZING silicone popsicle molds that I’m dying to write about. So yeah, prepare… Continue reading Fruit Smoothie “Not-Otter” Pops
I was struggling to decide which of my Amazon reviewed items I wanted to write about first. I’ve had the privilege of testing a lot of cool stuff! But then I realized there’s only one that we continue to use at least three times a week, that has saved us a ton of money, makes… Continue reading PopSimply Microwave Popcorn Maker (Review)
As of a few months ago, I had only just heard of Tryazon but still knew very little about their website or their events. From what I could tell, they worked with various brands to sponsor “parties” where new products would be demonstrated and pictures of such shared on social media. Admittedly, it sounded fun.… Continue reading I hosted a Tryazon party… with Smores!