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...]

Best Chocolate Gifts for Moms, Dads and Grads

What's a gift that anyone with a sweet tooth can enjoy? Delicious chocolate gifts - especially a gift that looks as sweet as it tastes! We're headed into that spring season where we have lots of occasions for gift giving where it can be really hard to know what to buy! First up we have … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Rosemary Vanilla Essential Oil Soap

I cannot believe it is already spring! I was taking the dog for a walk this morning and it was gorgeous outside. The temperature was in the low 60's, the daffodils are standing tall and the birds are singing in the trees. This is absolutely my favorite time of the year. How about you? It is time to … [Read more...]

Easy Churros Recipe – A Shortcut Method

Have you ever seen a recipe on Pinterest you really wanted to try? Have you been afraid to try it because it seems so hard to pull off? I know I have! And who wants to have their final product become a viral Pinterest fail meme? Not me! That is how I have always felt about churros and why I wanted … [Read more...]

Share Why YOUR Dog is a Star and Help the Mutt-i-Grees Program

Is your dog a star? I know MINE is, even if it's just being the star of our family. Our dog Toby is the biggest pet in our house, but also the sweetest. Sure he is a German Shepherd and everyone who doesn't know him THINKS he will be a fierce dog, but he is actually a big ol' sweetie - once he's … [Read more...]

On Roseanne’s Couch with Becky, Darlene and DJ

If you had to name one piece of furniture from a TV show that you would recognize as soon as you saw it, no matter where it was, what would it be? I would say without question that it would be the Connor family's couch from the classic sitcom Roseanne with the classic, colorful afghan draped over … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Wrapping Paper is Here

Even if a gift is really good, it is a lot BETTER when it comes wrapped in pretty packaging. It's true that it's the thought that counts and giving a beautifully wrapped gift shows that you cared enough to take the extra strep to make the gift extra special. Vera Bradley fans can now wrap their … [Read more...]