Make Your Dog’s Birthday Celebration Special

It's no secret that our dog Toby is a VIP in our family - VERY IMPORTANT PUP! He makes every one of our days better by being a sweet companion, snuggle buddy, guard dog and playmate. Since Toby was a rescue we don't know the actual day he was born (or even the month!) but we do know the day he … [Read more...]

Delicious Slow Cooker Butter Pecan Pear Cake – SO Easy to Make!

Did you know your slow cooker can be used for more than a weeknight meal? You can use your slow cooker to make a delicious slow cooker dessert like this Slow Cooker Butter Pecan Pear Cake! You'll wind up with a moist and light cake with the butter pecan flavor bursting in each bite paired with … [Read more...]

Buy School Supplies in Bulk and SAVE!

The current school year is wrapping up and that means it's only a matter of time until we start getting ready for a new year to start again in a few months! When it comes to getting ready for school, one of the biggest expenses is school supplies like pens, notebooks, paper - you name it. The costs … [Read more...]

5 Small Steps to Healthy Living

Let's face it. Most of us WANT to be healthy and live a healthy lifestyle, but we find ourselves battling the problem of busy lives and the constant shortage of time. The good thing when it comes to health is that small steps can add up to big benefits. Basically, every step counts. Even if I'm not … [Read more...]

DIY Father’s Day Tomato Card with Printable Template

Father's Day will be here before we know it! While it can be difficult to know what type of gifts to get for Dad for Father's Day, one thing he is sure to love is a card made by hand. This DIY Father's Day Tomato Card is perfect for Dad to let him know how much he is loved! It's perfect for the dad … [Read more...]

Stop Cat Litter Tracking with Fresh Step

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fresh Step®. All opinions are 100% mine. Everyone who knows us knows that our cats are an important part of our family. In fact, so important that this very web site is named after our beloved cat Jinxy. But sometimes even things you love can … [Read more...]

Crafty Fun with Two Felt Craft Pattern Books from Leisure Arts + Reader Giveaway

I don't have a crafty bone in my body, but I know there are many moms out there who do – including mine! Here's an idea for a Mother's Day gift: check out Leisure Arts where you can get some great felt craft books with patterns to add to Mom's repertoire. Of course, if you are the crafty one in the … [Read more...]

SOLO Star Wars Printable Activity Sheets – Coloring Pages, Puzzles and More!

So May is always a big month of Star Wars with Star Wars Day on May 4th, but this year May is extra "Star Wars-y" because Solo: A Star Wars Story is coming to theaters on May 25th! This May the 4th we have some fun ideas to make the celebration special with a Star Wars recipe, fun gift ideas … [Read more...]

What Should You Buy in May? My Local CBS News Morning Segment

We are saying goodbye to April showers and snow (hopefully!) and hello to May flowers with the best deals for the month of May! Year in and year out, there are particular items that tend to be on sale every May. If you're wondering "What Should You Buy in May?" that was our topic today when I … [Read more...]

The BEST Cinnamon Milk Shake Ever!

Does it seem like it's about time for a Girls Night In? How about making it a movie and ice cream night with Forever My Girl, available today on Blu-ray and DVD from Lionsgate! Forever My Girl tells the story of country music superstar Liam Page (Alex Roe), who left his bride, Josie (Jessica Rothe), … [Read more...]