Archive for the ‘How To’ Category

Star Wars Valentines – Tips for making your own!

Star Wars Valentines – Tips for making your own!
Our family really enjoyed the latest Star Wars movie – it was so sentimental and fun for my husband and I to introduce Star Wars to our daughter! And I can’t tell you how happy it made me as a mom to see a female lead! Rey became a family favorite instantly, and my daughter immediately asked...
January 27th, 2016 | Crafting, General, How To, Kid Fun! | Read More

The Perfect Rustic & Hearty Beef Stew!

The Perfect Rustic & Hearty Beef Stew!
There is nothing that makes the house smell better, or that is more satisfying on a cold winter day – than a big pot of hearty Beef Stew. The warmth of that broth just takes me back to childhood days! The best news about this hearty beef stew recipe though, is how easy it is to make. Simple ingredients...
January 10th, 2016 | General, Recipes | Read More

Pimiento Cheese Broccoli and Rice Casserole

Pimiento Cheese Broccoli and Rice Casserole
I’ve partnered with Price*s® to bring you this delicious meal and snack idea, but all opinions are my own! I live in Texas, and in the south many people have strong memories associated with pimiento cheese – it was often a special occasion dish, and a childhood favorite! But I have a confession… I...
December 28th, 2015 | General, Recipes | Read More

Mickey Mouse Reindeer Cookies

Mickey Mouse Reindeer Cookies
If you know our family – you already know how much we love all things Disney! And there are few things that can get us in a festive mood faster than seeing a pair of Mickey Mouse Ears on something! I love these Mickey Mouse Reindeer Cookies, because they bring a little bit of sophistication to...
December 15th, 2015 | All things Disney, General, Recipes | Read More

10 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Christmas Guests!

10 Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Christmas Guests!
Are you expecting guests this Christmas? Especially if they’re planning to stay for several days, you’ll want to make sure your home is ready for them! A prepared home will allow you and them to enjoy a lovely visit! If you don’t know where to get started, take a look at these 10 Ways...
December 4th, 2015 | General, How To | Read More

Cinnamon Minute® Rice Pudding { Dessert Fast!}

Cinnamon Minute® Rice Pudding { Dessert Fast!}
I recently attended an awesome get together of friends, all while doing a dry run of side dishes we could create for our families this Thanksgiving! We were able to taste test lot’s of yummy food that had a common ingredient brought to us by our “FriendsGiving” host – Minute®...
November 23rd, 2015 | General, Recipes | Read More

Hot Air Balloon Costume – Out of a Box!

Hot Air Balloon Costume – Out of a Box!
Aren’t Cardboard box costumes the best? There always seem to be a mound of boxes laying around our garage, and this Hot Air Balloon Costume is the perfect use for them! Not only is this DIY costume super unique, it’s also very easy to make. Here’s how… You Will Need: A Cardboard...
September 29th, 2015 | Crafting, General, Kid Fun! | Read More

Healthy Sleep Habits Update – How I did!

Healthy Sleep Habits Update – How I did!
I participated in an Ambassador program on behalf of Influence Central for Pernix Therapeutics. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. It’s no surprise that in today’s day and age – sleep sometimes gets put on the back burner. I’ve personally been trying...
September 24th, 2015 | General, How To | Read More

5 Tips for a Roald Dahl’s “Matilda” Costume

5 Tips for a Roald Dahl’s “Matilda” Costume
It’s fun to dress like a character in a book, isn’t it? So often schools around the country pick a day, when they ask students to come to school in a costume that represents their favorite literary hero or heroine! This year we are enjoying several novels by beloved children’s author...
September 15th, 2015 | General, Kid Fun! | Read More

How to make a GALAXY Shirt!

How to make a GALAXY Shirt!
Do you have a science or astronomy fan in your house? We do! And I love supporting the kiddo and her quest to learn more about the stars. Suddenly nothing is cooler than a movie or TV show set in space! Star Wars anyone? Dr. Who? She is in! Our families love of all things sci-fi, is what inspired today’s...
September 4th, 2015 | Crafting, General, How To, Kid Fun! | Read More