November 2017

Fun Christmas Treats for Kids

Get ready for the mess in the Kitchen, the little hands screwing everything up and TONS of dishes to do afterward!  It’s that time of year again to attempt some fun Christmas treats for kids.   Don’t get too stressed out yet. It is possible…

Christmas Crafts for Kids

Christmas crafts for kids are one of the most fun parts of the Holiday season. In a world where simple living and cutting back is more and more the norm, there are so many options to gift giving when you get your kids involved.  As a mom, I would…

The Best DIY Christmas Gifts

I spend a lot of time skimming all the Holiday ads and browsing through store after store.  Every year the gifts seem as similar as the last. Is there anything truly original to get anyone anymore?  My daughter would argue that ANY gift from Toys R Us will…

Saving Money During the Holidays

The Holidays are fast approaching and so is all the jolliness and merriment of the season… as well as the spending!   As much as you want to make this Holiday season the best ever, the last thing you want is the empty account or large credit card…

The Best Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes

Thanksgiving is known for family, friends… and FOOD!  Although a lot of Holidays include tasty dishes and treats, Thanksgiving is the one true Holiday that is literally all about food. There’s the mashed potatoes, and the cranberry sauce, and that stuffing… so so good! Pumpkin…

Conquer Black Friday Like a BOSS!

The Halloween candy is almost gone and the Christmas lights are already on their way out. As you start to prepare for Thanksgiving dinner, you get ready for mouth-watering food and visitors galore. While all of the decorating and song singing and baking may look like the perfect Lifetime…

The Camo Trend

What started off in the 90’s as a grudge-type look, has quickly evolved to one of the most popular trends we see year after year. The Camo trend not only continues to pop up in every clothing store around, it’s available for men, women, kids…

Cruising to Alaska!

Before I embarked on a 7 day cruise to Alaska, I spent hours and hours searching for every detail about the trip that I could. I wasn’t looking to ruin the surprise, I just wanted to be sure I didn’t miss anything. Alaska is not somewhere…

Fun Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Today is the first day of November. Halloween is officially over and it’s time to move on to the next Holiday. This time of year is always so much fun because it’s just one festivity after another. So all the Halloween decorations are put away and…